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Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2019, 09:47 PM
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Posted By Texas240
Same here

Same here
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-06-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 785
Posted By Texas240
I have no problem having my ls swap wagon towed...

I have no problem having my ls swap wagon towed to the dealership just to see them have the wtf face and attempt to work on it
Forum: performance & modifications 06-05-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,013
Posted By Texas240
We'll see what happens in another 3-4k miles.

We'll see what happens in another 3-4k miles.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,482
Posted By Texas240
exactly what I did. I had to change the...

exactly what I did. I had to change the multiplier in HP Tuners. Simple google search answered what multiplier.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,013
Posted By Texas240
who knows. I vaguely remember seeing side impact.

who knows. I vaguely remember seeing side impact.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 988
Posted By Texas240
We found HP tuners to be a pain to tune unless...

We found HP tuners to be a pain to tune unless you know what your doing. Having to pay a tuner every time you want to change something sucks. See how easy is to tune this makes this a easy sale to me...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 988
Posted By Texas240
okay. I opened the instruction and found my...

okay. I opened the instruction and found my answer for my question. I wonder how well the learning option really works for a full tune without actually having to dive into the tables to modify.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,013
Posted By Texas240
I honestly dont remember. That was 4 years ago...

I honestly dont remember. That was 4 years ago when I went to the salvage yard. They had the engine out already. I did see the truck when I had them grab the pedal. I think front end. What are you...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 988
Posted By Texas240
Are you running automatic or manual trans?

Are you running automatic or manual trans?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2019, 02:03 PM
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Views: 988
Posted By Texas240
Might be something that i'll do on my 73 c20 lm7...

Might be something that i'll do on my 73 c20 lm7 swap I'm getting ready to do.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 988
Posted By Texas240
When you get more time on it give us a one on one...

When you get more time on it give us a one on one experience with everything. I'd be willing to talk on the phone with your experience.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 988
Posted By Texas240
This makes me excited

This makes me excited
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 102,114
Posted By Texas240
Lucas electronics?...Prince of darkness. That...

Lucas electronics?...Prince of darkness. That happens.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
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Posted By Texas240
nope. Maybe 8K miles on plugs, wire, coils. 2-3k...

nope. Maybe 8K miles on plugs, wire, coils. 2-3k on fresh oil change. Drove the car today. Vibration at idle didn't seem as bad as before.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 102,114
Posted By Texas240
And the 60e us easy to rebuild and find parts

And the 60e us easy to rebuild and find parts
Forum: events 05-31-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 848
Posted By Texas240
you mean breakfast? I cant see looking at 6 cars...

you mean breakfast? I cant see looking at 6 cars for 3 hours
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,013
Posted By Texas240
Stock truck cam. Its been like this from that...

Stock truck cam. Its been like this from that start off getting the engine/trans out of a wrecked avalanche. Was never taken apart. The vibration has since settled a little with the new circle d 2800...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,013
Posted By Texas240
His response 3 years ago was, we buy in bulk and...

His response 3 years ago was, we buy in bulk and they won't sale a softer mount to you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-30-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By Texas240
No idea, was over 4 years ago and is no longer in...

No idea, was over 4 years ago and is no longer in my purchase history.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,013
Posted By Texas240
softer 240 V8 STS mounts

Has anyone found a replacement in a softer rubber or poly than what sts offers in their mounts? I made a good amount of difference going with a higher stall converter in my 4l60e but there mounts and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-30-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By Texas240
I also recommend getting a double pass condenser....

I also recommend getting a double pass condenser. I swapped one in my 93 240 an im getting 39-43º temp at stop slights and around that in 80-90º ambient temp outside. I also added an Ls engine to my...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-30-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 22,722
Posted By Texas240
Im getting 12 city lm7 and maybe 18-20 highway....

Im getting 12 city lm7 and maybe 18-20 highway. Im loving my 2700 rpm at 80. At 80 with my getrag I might of been 3100-3200
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,482
Posted By Texas240
****ing oklahoma germans and their stealth...

****ing oklahoma germans and their stealth technology.

I dont mind my noisy 255. I know when its working along with the bosch 044. When the noise goes away, I know I have a problem
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 22,722
Posted By Texas240
Really? Thats pretty damn good and you're putting...

Really? Thats pretty damn good and you're putting in a v8 engine in a wagon. get use to low mileage
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,436
Posted By Texas240
Harder pedal, a little more effort to brake....

Harder pedal, a little more effort to brake. Thats about it. Went from V70r front calipers back to stock 240 calipers. Lost about 6-8 pounds going back to stock. Was able to lock up the fronts now I...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 10:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,436
Posted By Texas240
I remember having this convo with you before...

I remember having this convo with you before about how the 240 master was stepped but the mustang wasnt.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,436
Posted By Texas240
It does make difference. Im still using the...

It does make difference. Im still using the mustang master on the stock 240 calipers. R calipers did brake better except the squeal was horrible on my car and turned into a slight grinding sound here...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 102,114
Posted By Texas240
Ive been freezing my ass off on high. Im at 2 and...

Ive been freezing my ass off on high. Im at 2 and 3, only thing i notice with the stock ac and the 5.3, just a smidge of warmth on the temp control and the ac drastically jumps 20º. You and I michael...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-25-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,482
Posted By Texas240
volvo pump won't be enough. I had to remove mine...

volvo pump won't be enough. I had to remove mine for a walbro 255 or something. Stock wasn't giving me enough pressure to work with the 5.3 engines. Kept getting lean codes.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-24-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 102,114
Posted By Texas240
I dont know about you but something about having...

I dont know about you but something about having this 5.3 in my wagon, the ac works amazing compared to that **** box stock 2.3 its been in the 85-90º temps in dallas
Forum: projects & restorations 05-22-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 662
Views: 119,797
Posted By Texas240
Same boat. Im quite content with my stock truck...

Same boat. Im quite content with my stock truck thermostat.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2019, 11:41 PM
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Posted By Texas240
I dont have a bypass in mine and I have no...

I dont have a bypass in mine and I have no problems.... eh?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2019, 04:26 PM
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Views: 119,797
Posted By Texas240
Im really close to how your temps sit on my car.

Im really close to how your temps sit on my car.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2019, 04:23 PM
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Views: 119,797
Posted By Texas240
Im on a stock 190º NA and the highest I've seen...

Im on a stock 190º NA and the highest I've seen is 206 w/ heat index of 110 outside up a hill. Something aint right but 216º isn't all that bad. The stock trucks and SUV's run 215º factory running...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,482
Posted By Texas240
Similar setup. I mounted my regulator on the...

Similar setup. I mounted my regulator on the firewall above the booster.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 3,016
Views: 663,906
Posted By Texas240
Its one thing at a time. Next thing you know,...

Its one thing at a time. Next thing you know, your whole car has been rebuilt by oem parts.
Forum: events 05-10-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 848
Posted By Texas240
lm7 245

lm7 245
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
yes it is

yes it is
Forum: events 05-09-2019, 11:14 PM
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Views: 848
Posted By Texas240
Im always down for some swedish meatballs. Ikea...

Im always down for some swedish meatballs. Ikea in frisco?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
I have the stock 198º thermostat that came in all...

I have the stock 198º thermostat that came in all avalanche engines. I need to see what my ambient temps are at highway speed. Ive been checking at idle when its the hottest "of course" and city...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2019, 09:36 AM
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Posted By Texas240
I completely forgot about that. Now its time to...

I completely forgot about that. Now its time to upgrade that window washer reservoir
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3,016
Views: 663,906
Posted By Texas240
Anything over 3 years and no issues is great to...

Anything over 3 years and no issues is great to me. 6 years. Impressive.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2019, 11:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
Im not seeing anything about an 18" sienna fan....

Im not seeing anything about an 18" sienna fan. Just two dual fans on a shroud
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2019, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3,016
Views: 663,906
Posted By Texas240
At this point, what 3-5 years no hiccups on the...

At this point, what 3-5 years no hiccups on the swap? I cant remember when you did the swap?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
I also know for a fact with my car, lm7, 16"...

I also know for a fact with my car, lm7, 16" puller fan, 14" pusher fan on ac condenser that when driving at highway speeds, ac on car runs around 203-206º but when I come down to a slower speed the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
That turbo doesn't help. Thats a lot of heat in...

That turbo doesn't help. Thats a lot of heat in the engine bay. Seque way a little. with my V8 in may right now and a custom air intake that sits behind the passenger headlight with very little...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2019, 09:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
also helps with a smaller pusher fan on the Ac...

also helps with a smaller pusher fan on the Ac condenser.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
Thats some high amp draw on high. Those fans you...

Thats some high amp draw on high. Those fans you gave part numbers for are available on rock auto, Single speed and 2 speed.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2019, 12:12 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By Texas240
I have one on my car. Just come over here and...

I have one on my car. Just come over here and test it
Forum: projects & restorations 05-01-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 994
Views: 154,925
Posted By Texas240
As of January I went on my own away from the film...

As of January I went on my own away from the film industry when the show I worked on for 3 seasons as Lead Set Dresser moved to Nola. The show actually ended June 2018 and I haven't been called since...
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