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Forum: projects & restorations 07-14-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,165
Posted By Texas240
This is true and Im not slammed and I'm still...

This is true and Im not slammed and I'm still getting some vibes with a correct angle on my rear end.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-14-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,599
Posted By Texas240
Once we get back to the dyno I'm sure it'll be...

Once we get back to the dyno I'm sure it'll be even better. The initial dyno we did a few years ago was just power.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
Posted By Texas240
My C4 rear end sitting in the garage is roughly 2...

My C4 rear end sitting in the garage is roughly 2 inches or less longer than the stock 240 rear end.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-11-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 48,014
Posted By Texas240
Who’s harness?

Who’s harness?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,986
Posted By Texas240
That looks like a custom cnc case. The stock gm...

That looks like a custom cnc case. The stock gm case doesn't look as blingy
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 635
Posted By Texas240
what are you running in your wagon ben?

what are you running in your wagon ben?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 635
Posted By Texas240
215/45/17 Front 225/45/17 back. fronts were...

215/45/17 Front 225/45/17 back. fronts were valved for 450lb and back was for 200lb. These have maybe 5k miles on them over the last 3 years of getting them. I remember my Billys back when I was...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,599
Posted By Texas240
Shout out to Bret Willet for getting me into...

Shout out to Bret Willet for getting me into Dallas Performance the Lambo shop for a quick change to the tune. Like a few other people said, raise the idle which I wasn't disagreeing with just...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-11-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 48,014
Posted By Texas240
Im being sold on H4

Im being sold on H4
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 635
Posted By Texas240
Im not impressed with my Gaz struts or shocks. I...

Im not impressed with my Gaz struts or shocks. I just took my rear adjustable Gaz shocks off for some KYB shocks and the ride is has way improved in harshness over bumps. I couldn't get the Gaz...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,986
Posted By Texas240
Dave when I come over saturday we can take my...

Dave when I come over saturday we can take my alternator off and compare or just look at it. Its sits damn near on top and to the right. Its the stock unit from a chevy 5.3L
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,986
Posted By Texas240
There was a guy years ago offering a serpentine...

There was a guy years ago offering a serpentine belt style but had zero spring type tensioner like on most modern cars. If you could adapt a wider belt setup with a spring loaded tensioner this would...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-08-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 131,568
Posted By Texas240
230º is about average for our engines to see when...

230º is about average for our engines to see when being pushed hard. Im seeing 218º right now when it gets 95º+ and a ton of humidity with the a/c on. Can I live in your garage and just take it in? I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,154
Posted By Texas240
Go rent a vacuum pump and a set of gauges from...

Go rent a vacuum pump and a set of gauges from auto zone. You get your money back when you return the tools. If you want your ac to work properly, you're going to need to get the proper tools and...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-04-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,868
Posted By Texas240
I grabbed some isolators from grainger. They're...

I grabbed some isolators from grainger. They're pretty close to stock size. That was a few years ago. I cant remember which ones but they were way cheaper than getting stock from the dealer.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-03-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,868
Posted By Texas240
I would mount that condenser with some small...

I would mount that condenser with some small rubber isolators like factory.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 131,568
Posted By Texas240
damn non working autocorrect. Not for long I...

damn non working autocorrect. Not for long I dont... Put that toward a remodel. But damn you!!!!!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 131,568
Posted By Texas240
****ing retires

****ing retires
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 131,568
Posted By Texas240
Even with the perfect tune, oil change every 5k...

Even with the perfect tune, oil change every 5k on the dot, the perfect conditions, never over heating sometimes **** happens when you least expect it. I’ve been running my salvage yard pulled 2004...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-27-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,868
Posted By Texas240
Yeah, Im aware

Yeah, Im aware
Forum: projects & restorations 06-26-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,868
Posted By Texas240
Theres so much space in there!!!!!!! Im running...

Theres so much space in there!!!!!!! Im running an older Camaro water pump that has the truck pulley on it and its tight. The 2010 pump is sitting in my Rockauto shopping cart now.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-26-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 878
Posted By Texas240
yep....both dont run

yep....both dont run
Forum: projects & restorations 06-26-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 15,868
Posted By Texas240
Are you using all camaro accessories? No water...

Are you using all camaro accessories? No water pump spacers?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-26-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 131,568
Posted By Texas240
You.....

You.....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 455
Posted By Texas240
John is also very over priced.

John is also very over priced.
Forum: events 06-25-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 366
Posted By Texas240
I could be in for this. I wouldn't mind spending...

I could be in for this. I wouldn't mind spending a few hours with Brett before we go down and see if we can get some better economy gas mileage for highway driving. This trip would be a good test for...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,712
Posted By Texas240
Heres some info I found on the mopar fan...

Heres some info I found on the mopar fan https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48110486497_0ea386aeb4_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gimPuv)
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 131,568
Posted By Texas240
Same here

Same here
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-06-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,044
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: 21
Views: 1,599
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: 1,933
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: 21
Views: 1,599
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: 1,264
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: 1,264
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: 21
Views: 1,599
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: 1,264
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
Replies: 22
Views: 1,264
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: 1,264
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: 1,264
Posted By Texas240
This makes me excited

This makes me excited
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 107,675
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: 21
Views: 1,599
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: 543
Views: 107,675
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: 19
Views: 1,146
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: 21
Views: 1,599
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: 21
Views: 1,599
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: 915
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: 21
Views: 1,599
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: 915
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: 165
Views: 27,685
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: 1,933
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
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