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Forum: performance & modifications 04-30-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 765
Posted By Pillow
Yes, the TBSS intake is incredible! If you can,...

Yes, the TBSS intake is incredible! If you can, you should run it.

But yes, 4 bolt TB and you will need to dress out the intake for your needs.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-15-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Pillow
Finally finished the task on Saturday afternoon! ...

Finally finished the task on Saturday afternoon! PITA for what it was.



That was the key! Take a perfectly good long (longer the better) punch and bend the 2" end 30 degrees or so. Then...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,210
Posted By Pillow
100% true! 200k+ is nothing to an LS engine. ...

100% true! 200k+ is nothing to an LS engine.

IMO get a used Escalade as it is sooo much more car for the money vs a Tahoe. The larger 6.2 engine is worth it alone. At least ensure you get...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,210
Posted By Pillow
Indebted peasants! ...

Indebted peasants!

https://money4vehicle.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/suvkeyscash.jpg

https://ytimg.googleusercontent.com/vi/yYlIZyvSJAM/hqdefault.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,210
Posted By Pillow
https://www.bmw.ca/content/dam/bmw/common/topics/f...

https://www.bmw.ca/content/dam/bmw/common/topics/fascination-bmw/x7-concept-iperformance/bmw-g07-x7-home-sp-xxl.jpg

BMW X7 just came out and has 3 rows.

Do you need to tow anything? That is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,210
Posted By Pillow
https://cdn.pocket-lint.com/r/s/970x/assets/images...

https://cdn.pocket-lint.com/r/s/970x/assets/images/139530-cars-review-hands-on-alfa-romeo-stelvio-preview-image1-2rs15dvly8.jpg

DirtyHoe WUT!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,210
Posted By Pillow
Why in OT?

Why in OT?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-09-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 693
Posted By Pillow
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikW_HnJ00MA ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikW_HnJ00MA

My rambletron, but good visual of the mounts w 960 bases.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,290
Posted By Pillow
Interesting!

Interesting!
Forum: performance & modifications 03-28-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 822
Posted By Pillow
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=347...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=347332
Forum: performance & modifications 03-28-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By Pillow
Mark G, what are you setting the car up for? ...

Mark G, what are you setting the car up for?

I figured you were after a Gen3 V8, which are getting hard to find. Check out 5speeds.com for the proper rebuild goodies. Def get the countershaft...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-28-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Pillow
True, I did find one and am using a bolt to apply...

True, I did find one and am using a bolt to apply outward pressure from the rear.

No dice yet.

There is a metal/rubber collar that is on the Volvo that is not seen in the Ford...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-28-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By Pillow
Camaro T5 Gen4 numbers: Gear Ratio Top...

Camaro T5 Gen4 numbers:

Gear Ratio Top Speed Redline
1st 3.75 39 6500
2nd 2.19 67 6500
3rd 1.41 103 6500
4th 1 146 6500
5th 0.72 202 6500
Rev 3.53 41 6500
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Pillow
:rofl::rofl::rofl: Air hammer... I like...

:rofl::rofl::rofl:

Air hammer... I like that idea! Might be a tight fit to get behind it. Lets see what happens.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Pillow
Note from the video originator on the same...

Note from the video originator on the same question:



... More BFH... Yeah, more BFH! LOL

http://weknowmemes.com/generator/uploads/generated/g1407306469699690147.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Pillow
A few licks with a weighted rubber mallet. (the...

A few licks with a weighted rubber mallet. (the orange ones) No metal BFH yet though as I did not want to mangle anything.

I am a little apprehensive on heat as the "CV" collar is rubber and I...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-27-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By Pillow
For reference my 1992 960 has a 1041 rear w 3.31...

For reference my 1992 960 has a 1041 rear w 3.31 & G80 locker as stock.

Also I would not want 4.10s for a street car with the small tires as it would be wound out on the interstate. Find an...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Pillow
XC70 Haldex 3 AOC Driveshaft removal ?

Hey TB!

I am a little stuck on removing the rear driveshaft flange from the rear differential. The "Cup" that is the driveshaft flange sits in is impossible to get a prybar it to get some...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 589
Posted By Pillow
740 w B230 High Mile Oil Analysis!

https://www.eeuroparts.com/blog/12392/the-results-are-in-a-rowe-stress-test-in-a-high-mile-volvo-740/

Interesting Oil Analysis for a very high mile 740 at 489,663 miles!

Try 11,000 a mile...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,986
Posted By Pillow
Go by the AL tag. IIRC the V8 vs V6/I4 has a...

Go by the AL tag.

IIRC the V8 vs V6/I4 has a different input shaft length... IDK if that will be an issue for you.



Excepting the Gen4 WC T5 behind the V6 which was a mutant. Mustang main...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 860
Posted By Pillow
It depends on what you are trying to do. ...

It depends on what you are trying to do.

most of the aftermarket are floating and use a guide pin to keep the TO bearing from rotating. Easy. This also allows for setting correct gap from PP...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-10-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 860
Posted By Pillow
GM Input shaft (set end play see 5speeds.com) ...

GM Input shaft (set end play see 5speeds.com)
Speedway Hydro TO bearing.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-10-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,986
Posted By Pillow
Subbed!

Subbed!
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,349
Posted By Pillow
It is what I am doing, but in a similar but...

It is what I am doing, but in a similar but different swap. LS w Gen4 T5 using the stock 940T Hydraulic clutch MC and the Speedway TO bearing. Set the play you want and easy done.

Again for...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,349
Posted By Pillow
FWIW if you find a Gen4 V6 Camaro T5 I could use...

FWIW if you find a Gen4 V6 Camaro T5 I could use it. You can keep the tailshaft. (this would be a S10 center mount hybrid)
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,349
Posted By Pillow
You can swap the input bearing retainer from the...

You can swap the input bearing retainer from the Mustang to GM/Camaro very easily. Then run the Speedway hydraulic TO bearing. Easy and no more mechanical anything.

As for the tailshaft...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 103,143
Posted By Pillow
Approved! :nod: Don't let the miles fool...

Approved! :nod:

Don't let the miles fool you. Porsches are built to last!
Forum: website & board 02-15-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 17,524
Posted By Pillow
Sent! TB max budget of $14.99 :lol:

Sent! TB max budget of $14.99 :lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,689
Posted By Pillow
So true, I had a 87 944 for a little while... If...

So true, I had a 87 944 for a little while... If only LSs were around back then! The Renegade conversion parts are so dang expensive that it makes it hard to justify for a play toy. IMO if they...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,689
Posted By Pillow
http://www.renegadehybrids.com/ ...

http://www.renegadehybrids.com/

http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/3/2553/2961/31381480030_original.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,689
Posted By Pillow
Did someone say LS swap? ...

Did someone say LS swap?

https://i.imgur.com/lmR1JRx.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,387
Posted By Pillow
Roger that. Agreed 100%! Keep the main...

Roger that.

Agreed 100%! Keep the main parts stock JIC. On my C10 I used a JagsThatRun connector in the upper radiator hose return line for the steam vent, same could be done on a Volvo. I...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,387
Posted By Pillow
Great info! A couple follow up questions:...

Great info!

A couple follow up questions:
1. Does the L99 water pump have a steam vent bung or how are you addressing that?
2. Does the 130A ALT have the rear 3rd hole for mounting? ...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,387
Posted By Pillow
Closed for winter but Cliff notes from another...

Closed for winter but Cliff notes from another thread that may be helpful! I have some additional videos to upload to YT as well.

The Sloppy Pillow Installation Guide (Notes of Cliff) as I see...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,683
Posted By Pillow
:nod: Lurking on your build as well. Great...

:nod: Lurking on your build as well. Great project and I wanna see that roll hard!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,683
Posted By Pillow
x2 Sbabbs info. My USA model 92 960 came...

x2 Sbabbs info.

My USA model 92 960 came with a G80 and 3.31 gears. (I cannot remember "K" or not)
Forum: performance & modifications 01-06-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,460
Posted By Pillow
FTFY ... LS Everything. Easy and reliable...

FTFY

... LS Everything. Easy and reliable power.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-24-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,056
Posted By Pillow
The AMMO way: ...

The AMMO way: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4WwOrkgXlc
Forum: projects & restorations 12-04-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,481
Posted By Pillow
Awesome! Keep us posted on your progress. ...

Awesome! Keep us posted on your progress. Maybe a build log in the Projects forum.

I'm glad it went to a good home and that you are sorting it out!
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,087
Posted By Pillow
Again this is all relative for cost, but I expect...

Again this is all relative for cost, but I expect most swaps are in the 3-6k range. Probably+ if you are big turbo, built trans, and dual fuel pumps... +Ford 8.8 rear eventually.

The engines...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-16-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,087
Posted By Pillow
I'm not really sure why the hate on the LS... It...

I'm not really sure why the hate on the LS... It is a very well regarded engine in the automotive world.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-16-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,087
Posted By Pillow
https://i.imgur.com/P28x9jk.png FTFY ...

https://i.imgur.com/P28x9jk.png



FTFY

Mogly, I'm failing to see why so butthurt on this topic. Don't like it... Click on the other redblock threads that are lacking HP.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,087
Posted By Pillow
Bingo. The engines are dirt cheap... It is all...

Bingo. The engines are dirt cheap... It is all the stuff hanging off them for conversions purposes that adds up.

FWIW the most recent Engine Masters (aired on MTOD Wednesday) took a 5.3...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2018, 11:53 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,087
Posted By Pillow
1000RWHP or bust!!! :omg: Any chance you...

1000RWHP or bust!!! :omg:

Any chance you have a timeslip with the 901 combo?

Again, super impressive Rich.

I'm not even going to speculate on cost as it really depends on ones...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,087
Posted By Pillow
Rich raises the bar on the 7/9 LS Turbo game - 901 RWHP!!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UobPzny8iCU

7/9 Luxury and performance. The only thing getting crushed here is your hopes and dreams in the losing lane :rofl:

Seriously well done Rich!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-30-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 103,143
Posted By Pillow
Lookin good on the TBSS intake! Also neat mount...

Lookin good on the TBSS intake! Also neat mount for the Lokar cable!
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,466
Posted By Pillow
this is for the Whiteblock swap which should push...

this is for the Whiteblock swap which should push the shifter farther back into the hole... But IDK how centered it will be either +/-.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-26-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,061
Posted By Pillow
E85 is glorious, you should consider it. ...

E85 is glorious, you should consider it. Especially for Turbo as the octane rating is higher than gas so you can run more timing. Sloppy Mechanics IRRC has some good information on dyno back to...
Forum: showroom 10-26-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,686
Posted By Pillow
https://www.carcovers.com/ is the answer

https://www.carcovers.com/ is the answer
Forum: performance & modifications 10-26-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,061
Posted By Pillow
Two things to keep on the harness are the trans...

Two things to keep on the harness are the trans speed sensor and fuel composition sensor for E85. Some of the custom harnesses skip these items which the ECU needs.
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