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Old 01-28-2019, 04:24 PM   #91
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Ohh man, our cars are almost twinsies! Except you are probably going to have double the power aha

Bring on the smoking tires!
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Old 01-29-2019, 09:01 AM   #92
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hey another question, for ya.

Why the 5.3 and not the 6.2 or even the 6.0?
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Old 01-29-2019, 10:25 AM   #93
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hey another question, for ya.

Why the 5.3 and not the 6.2 or even the 6.0?

The 5.3 (LC9) is the strongest aluminum block. It has the thickest sleeves. Great for BOOST

Price compared to aluminum 6.0/6.2
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Old 01-29-2019, 10:34 AM   #94
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aww ok, that makes sense. The redneck in me has always wanted to LS swap my e30

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Old 01-30-2019, 06:00 AM   #95
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The 5.3 (LC9) is the strongest aluminum block. It has the thickest sleeves. Great for BOOST

Price compared to aluminum 6.0/6.2
Smaller bore means less total force trying to lift the head, too.
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Old 02-04-2019, 06:43 AM   #96
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I got tired of being on my back under the car and under the dash. So I decided to do something standing up. I worked on getting the nitrous spray bar and meth injection installed.

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Pulled the blower lid off.
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Installing gaskets.
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Old 02-04-2019, 08:36 AM   #97
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I got tired of being on my back under the car and under the dash. So I decided to do something standing up. I worked on getting the nitrous spray bar and meth injection installed.

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That's an impressive buy/fly ratio.

I hear you about being fed up with being under the car.
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Old 02-04-2019, 09:27 AM   #98
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Seller the blower assembly and buy a maxjax lol
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Old 02-04-2019, 09:58 AM   #99
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Seller the blower assembly and buy a maxjax lol
I really want one like the one you have.
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Old 02-11-2019, 05:48 AM   #100
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Hooked up the gear indicator.

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Old 03-01-2019, 12:24 PM   #101
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Well doesn't look like I'm going to make TX2k. The AN fittings a had welded to the blower lid started leaking. The same shop did the same crappy welding job on the heat exchanger inside the blower lid. I had this work done about 4 months ago and the shop would not stand by their work. I blame myself for 1. accepting the shit work 2. For not looking the shop up.

Anyway I found a awesome shop in Houston, Speed Lab Creations. I had those guys finish the work on the blower lid. Man what difference. I'm going to have these guys build my exhaust for me to. Tried looking around for other speed shops but everybody is booked because of TX2K. They will be able take my E30 after the event. Oh well no sense in rushing now.

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Old 03-15-2019, 12:24 AM   #102
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Superb build so far. Glad to see you're taking your time and doing things right the first time. Those welds were haggard AF ^. Wish I would have been following the build up to this point could have chimed in a few times .

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Old 03-15-2019, 11:04 AM   #103
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Superb build so far. Glad to see you're taking your time and doing things right the first time. Those welds were haggard AF ^. Wish I would have been following the build up to this point could have chimed in a few times .

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Old 03-20-2019, 08:54 AM   #104
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I hope to see this on the 1320 youtube channel lol
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Old 03-26-2019, 07:17 AM   #105
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Worked on the button panel last night. Found a piece of abs plastic and cut it to fit where the OBC went.

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