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Old 07-08-2018, 09:03 PM   #1
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Old 07-08-2018, 09:07 PM   #2
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38 psi. Good grief
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Old 07-08-2018, 11:07 PM   #3
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Pretty impressive little 8v.

Even more impressive 1031
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Old 07-09-2018, 12:13 AM   #4
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Goes to show how much power to weight can assist with things I guess...
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Old 07-09-2018, 05:16 AM   #5
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damn.. that 2.3 litre pinkblock kicks ass..
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Old 07-09-2018, 08:52 AM   #6
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Even more impressive 1031
This! Even with those big meats.
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Old 07-09-2018, 12:40 PM   #7
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87 Block with original pistons and crank but squirted
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Old 07-09-2018, 01:29 PM   #8
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This! Even with those big meats.
Yeah, what are those? 225s?
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Old 07-09-2018, 02:49 PM   #9
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38 psi. Good grief
it's just a number to get a result ;)

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Pretty impressive little 8v.

Even more impressive 1031
they're not nearly as weak as they're made out to be.
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Old 07-09-2018, 09:21 PM   #10
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Did someone say stock 9mm rods and pistons? What?
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Old 07-10-2018, 10:01 AM   #11
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They can't decide on installing the valve cover forward or backwards
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Old 07-11-2018, 06:21 PM   #12
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Should be a fun car..... did the author really need to say "custom" in the headline? duh!
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Old 07-11-2018, 09:21 PM   #13
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Love that it has a 1031 rear axle. Guess that explorer swap is on hold for now.
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