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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 01:23 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Welp Volvo self healed. Haven't driven it much...

Welp Volvo self healed. Haven't driven it much but I got another cool car with another tbricker

http://i.imgur.com/VHOX0LG.jpg (https://imgur.com/VHOX0LG)
http://i.imgur.com/dDE7RNk.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-10-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 82,048
Posted By cosbySweater
Is that my old engine???

Is that my old engine???
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,881
Posted By cosbySweater
Checked cam timing?

Checked cam timing?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2019, 01:55 AM
Replies: 1,387
Views: 257,553
Posted By cosbySweater
Leave the oil filter loose and install a k&n...

Leave the oil filter loose and install a k&n filter. It will be perfect
Forum: events 06-20-2019, 02:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By cosbySweater
if the car model was made in the through the 80s...

if the car model was made in the through the 80s and 90s its okay. so all 240s are okay
Forum: projects & restorations 06-17-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Yep after hammering on it for a bit. I'm guessing...

Yep after hammering on it for a bit. I'm guessing cam bearing. If I didn't have bad luck with these on initial fire up I would have no luck at all
Forum: projects & restorations 06-17-2019, 02:27 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Yep! Considering it was cheaper then a extremely...

Yep! Considering it was cheaper then a extremely clean 245. I'm totally fine with that
Forum: projects & restorations 06-16-2019, 12:58 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Welp swapped engines, car felt great. Then it...

Welp swapped engines, car felt great. Then it lost oil pressure. Haha engines coming back out. Bought another car and unloading some of the projects.

http://i.imgur.com/Rq42NLb.jpg...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,205
Posted By cosbySweater
T cam

T cam
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
It idles like the ls1 cam. It's really nice

It idles like the ls1 cam. It's really nice
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2019, 12:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,585
Posted By cosbySweater
the crankshaft on my original 5.3 i swapped in...

the crankshaft on my original 5.3 i swapped in was all kinds of ****ed up and bent. shattered the oil pump
Forum: projects & restorations 06-02-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
so far so good with the 5.3 in. after all of the...

so far so good with the 5.3 in. after all of the work ive done to it i will say with this true turbo cam in the car it is so much nicer to drive. it is much quieter at idle and feels alot better...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,259
Posted By cosbySweater
We just ordered one for a c30 with a lq9 swap....

We just ordered one for a c30 with a lq9 swap. Looks super nice so far
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
I have no idea. It was running so bad and had...

I have no idea. It was running so bad and had insane blow by and today I started it and it was fine. Oh well. Aluminum 5.3 is in and almost ready to drive
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Because I'm going to lift it and shift it. Also...

Because I'm going to lift it and shift it. Also in other news.the 6.0 seems to have healed itself by sitting in the street for a month. Very mysterious
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2019, 12:52 AM
Replies: 466
Views: 105,603
Posted By cosbySweater
is your fuel filter mounted right above the down...

is your fuel filter mounted right above the down pipe? because if so, thats a fantastic idea
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
it is, no plans on positive pressure so it should...

it is, no plans on positive pressure so it should be okay, but if it breaks, it will not be shocked.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,585
Posted By cosbySweater
what cam do you have? also are you sure the...

what cam do you have? also are you sure the converter is seated properly? my 6.0 with a stock cam was smoother then any redblock ive ever owned with the sts mounts installed. I had vibrations in mine...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
yea it would probably be best to store it since...

yea it would probably be best to store it since unless you have a standalone that 80e is completely worthless
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea it should be nice. I'm not gonna push for a...

Yea it should be nice. I'm not gonna push for a bunch more horsepower I honestly think just swapping the long block and cam will be good enough for now. The plan after I swap in the 5.3 is to get a...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,450
Posted By cosbySweater
Yeaaaa that sounds like 100% user error imo

Yeaaaa that sounds like 100% user error imo
Forum: projects & restorations 05-28-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea I'm going to have to upgrade the AC system to...

Yea I'm going to have to upgrade the AC system to a receiver drier system before I swap it. This wagon is odd it's a 91 but has the older ac system in it, no abs and no egr. I had fun mobbing it...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-24-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Engine is now finished. Bought a extra set of...

Engine is now finished. Bought a extra set of manifolds and oil pan for it because i have a feeling the stock wagon is going to get swapped at some point. It will be non turbo, however the plan is to...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,204
Posted By cosbySweater
hey there! didn't have a chance to meet everyone...

hey there! didn't have a chance to meet everyone there this year. the car by my estimation and weight is making around 600ish whp at 12lbs of boost. the gtx4202r is a great turbo for what I use the...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
http://i.imgur.com/wGGGQui.jpg...

http://i.imgur.com/wGGGQui.jpg (https://imgur.com/wGGGQui)
http://i.imgur.com/MQoLwqw.jpg (https://imgur.com/MQoLwqw)

There is the comparison. New springs retainers pring plates and seals
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Due to a really ****ty personal situation it's...

Due to a really ****ty personal situation it's taking longer then I want. Here are the new springs! Got them in at lunch and found the stock pushrods are the perfect length. So I ordered a set of...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Yep!!!!

Yep!!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Got some cometic headgaskets for it. ...

Got some cometic headgaskets for it.

http://i.imgur.com/MbmYQxV.jpg (https://imgur.com/MbmYQxV)

At 10 dollars it was a total steal ;)

http://i.imgur.com/TfAUoUh.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 985
Posted By cosbySweater
Nice! I'm working on one of those now. My buddy...

Nice! I'm working on one of those now. My buddy bought a explorer with a 5.0 and we are swapping the whole drivetrain in it. Cool cars for sure
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
picture dump, been busy with it, rotating...

picture dump, been busy with it, rotating assembly is done, waiting on the rest of the parts.
http://i.imgur.com/KYXfe6j.jpg (https://imgur.com/KYXfe6j)
http://i.imgur.com/VhgOG76.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Finished the other bank, Inspected everything....

Finished the other bank, Inspected everything. Looks really nice. All the rings were pretty tight so I opened them up to about .028 for the top and bottom. Have all the pistons sitting in a chemical...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Lol no

Lol no
Forum: projects & restorations 05-06-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Engine is torn down. Gapped one bank of rings....

Engine is torn down. Gapped one bank of rings. Want to finish the next bank tomorrow
Forum: projects & restorations 05-06-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
It's not mine. It's my buddies

It's not mine. It's my buddies
Forum: projects & restorations 05-05-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
http://i.imgur.com/OnqaEOP.jpg...

http://i.imgur.com/OnqaEOP.jpg (https://imgur.com/OnqaEOP)
http://i.imgur.com/8UbHJDS.jpg (https://imgur.com/8UbHJDS)
http://i.imgur.com/tz3uQ6Q.jpg (https://imgur.com/tz3uQ6Q)

And there it...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-05-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
On my way to pick up a new engine. The 6.0 is...

On my way to pick up a new engine. The 6.0 is hurt and I have a few engines that I could use for the car but I got a amazing deal on a aluminum gen 4 5.3. also the car will loose about 100 lbs off...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-30-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Lol! Yea it was kinda a bummer and I think I may...

Lol! Yea it was kinda a bummer and I think I may have hurt the engine, got a spare I'm gonna throw in and pull my 6.0 apart but yea for those who weren't at the strip.
11.003 at 127, lifting about...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-29-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 858
Posted By cosbySweater
Get the tbss intake. Clears the coffin hood and...

Get the tbss intake. Clears the coffin hood and is the best bang for the buck. The sniper race that Brian has is super nice. But those damn eBay intakes are SO LOUD. at idle and heat soak like a...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-23-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 30,222
Posted By cosbySweater
Oh my tune is all over the place lol. Just be...

Oh my tune is all over the place lol. Just be reasonable with timing and have ample fuel and you'll be fine. I've been hammering on my 6.0 for years with no issues
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 30,222
Posted By cosbySweater
If the ring gaps are opened up it should be fine,...

If the ring gaps are opened up it should be fine, I run pisswater can 91 on 10.1:1 compression at about 15psi right now
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Took out some mid range timing, upped the...

Took out some mid range timing, upped the two-step. I can get about 6-7lbs on the two step footbrake at around 2300. That's about as much rpm as I can get out of this damn converter, I wish I had...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
The car needs to be tuned by someone that isn't...

The car needs to be tuned by someone that isn't me. Lol also ordered a new flex fuel sensor for it. Mine is doing some really weird stuff and I don't want to scatter the engine. I have a spare drive...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2019, 11:47 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 30,222
Posted By cosbySweater
They almost look like lq9 pistons

They almost look like lq9 pistons
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 30,222
Posted By cosbySweater
Does it have the 5.3 lettering on the block?

Does it have the 5.3 lettering on the block?
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2019, 01:19 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Oh nice!!!!! That would be perfect. Luckily the...

Oh nice!!!!! That would be perfect. Luckily the track is 190 miles away from my house and I think my AAA is good for 200 miles.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 30,222
Posted By cosbySweater
Get a junkyard engine to keep the project going...

Get a junkyard engine to keep the project going and talk to a lawyer.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-20-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 107,372
Posted By cosbySweater
Whelp. Let's see what happens next weekend ...

Whelp. Let's see what happens next weekend
http://i.imgur.com/odR9akY.jpg (https://imgur.com/odR9akY)
http://i.imgur.com/ww4q5X1.jpg (https://imgur.com/ww4q5X1)
Forum: performance & modifications 04-16-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 942
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea mechanical pumps like to do that

Yea mechanical pumps like to do that
Forum: projects & restorations 04-14-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 145,597
Posted By cosbySweater
Do bulk head fittings and a -8 line for the feed....

Do bulk head fittings and a -8 line for the feed. Make sure you're getting charging voltage at the injectors and pump! :)
Forum: projects & restorations 04-13-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 145,597
Posted By cosbySweater
The bend in that sending unit is so small. Like...

The bend in that sending unit is so small. Like the size of a 5/16ths fuel line
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