CorvetteForum - Chevrolet Corvette Forum Discussion - Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Turpid porpoise
Showing results 1 to 25 of 106
Search took 0.10 seconds.
03-13-2019, 08:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 458
Posted By Turpid porpoise

That would be my guess. 360 whp with an A&A kit...

That would be my guess. 360 whp with an A&A kit and now this. I'd say he should be looking for a nice, used iron 6.0 to drop in there so he can really enjoy that blower setup.
02-27-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 531
Posted By Turpid porpoise

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c5-forced-ind...

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c5-forced-induction-nitrous/4123826-lsa-supercharger-kit-on-base-manual-c5.html

There is a thread 7 threads down from yours discussing this exact topic...
02-01-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,028
Posted By Turpid porpoise

CXRacing Single Turbo "Street Car"

My old thread kind of got lost and a lot has changed since the last post I made so I figured it was time to start a new one. The car will be seeing lots of track duty and a couple of trips on public...
01-22-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 602
Posted By Turpid porpoise

He is an honest seller, no need to clutter his FS...

He is an honest seller, no need to clutter his FS thread with BS. You want it, buy it. You don't want it, move along.
01-08-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By Turpid porpoise

You should be able to ground both of them but if...

You should be able to ground both of them but if that doesnt work for some reason you would just run the smaller black wire to the negative terminal on the fuel pump plug.
11-28-2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,338
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I've never had an issue with a speed density tune...

I've never had an issue with a speed density tune in regards to driveability or efficiency. The problem with this chassis lies in the PCM not the MAF itself. I believe the PCM will only read up to...
11-26-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 866
Posted By Turpid porpoise

If the motor is out and you want peace of mind I...

If the motor is out and you want peace of mind I don't see why you wouldn't upgrade the valvesprings, pushrods and trunion bearings. They aren't necessarily known to fail but they are all cheap...
11-12-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 866
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I'd be worried about those cracking but I have...

I'd be worried about those cracking but I have seen guys run ebay manifolds for years with no issues so they're probably hit or miss.
11-09-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By Turpid porpoise

It's definitely an STS if it's not a custom...

It's definitely an STS if it's not a custom setup. I don't know of any other company that made a production rear mount kit.
11-07-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By Turpid porpoise

1. Buy the laser alignment tool. 2. Call...

1. Buy the laser alignment tool.

2. Call A&A. They are so helpful and will help you get it figured put in no time
11-02-2018, 07:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,316
Posted By Turpid porpoise

Since yours is a 2003 you can go with the Fore...

Since yours is a 2003 you can go with the Fore Innovations dual pump hanger or the A1000 stealth pump hanger. Both will require you to drop the tanks but they are self contained units and everything...
10-30-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 421
Posted By Turpid porpoise

Yes you can, I've done it multiple times. I have...

Yes you can, I've done it multiple times. I have a bar that has two A frame legs, one on each side, with rubber feet attached the sits on the fenders and supports the motor while you pull the...
10-25-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By Turpid porpoise

475-550whp is probably the "safe" range. You...

475-550whp is probably the "safe" range. You would do yourself a lot of good by adding a meth injection kit with it.
10-23-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,316
Posted By Turpid porpoise

A 7175 or something similar is the smallest I...

A 7175 or something similar is the smallest I would recommend for a 5.7L.
09-28-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,659
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I recall another thread in here where a guy was...

I recall another thread in here where a guy was having a similar issue with an UPP fuel kit.

Can you see how the fuel pumps are wired? Do you have a fuel pressure gauge in car or just the one...
09-28-2018, 07:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 626
Posted By Turpid porpoise

1. Perform a boost leak test. It could be...

1. Perform a boost leak test. It could be something as simple as the BOV being forced open or a clamp that needs to be tightened down more.

3. Breathers are ok but you'd be much better off...
09-27-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 683
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I had a horrible drone in my 3" exhaust daily...

I had a horrible drone in my 3" exhaust daily driven Subaru STI hatchback that already had a 18" resonator and large canister muffler out back. I welded in a vibrant race bullet muffler and it...
09-27-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 683
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I think the only bolt on options for 3" are the...

I think the only bolt on options for 3" are the Huron Speed 3" muffler-less and the LG Big 3" catback.

You may gain a bit but probably not much. There are guys making that much and more through...
09-27-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 626
Posted By Turpid porpoise

1. Your peak boost is 7.81 so you're not hitting...

1. Your peak boost is 7.81 so you're not hitting 10 psi anywhere and yes the boost looks a bit funky with all the fluctuations, boost on a centri should be pretty linear. Which Procharger head unit...
09-26-2018, 06:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By Turpid porpoise

You can expect instant torque, high intake temps...

You can expect instant torque, high intake temps and a maximum of 650 whp. I dont know why you say a centri blower takes more customizing because I donít feel that is the case. I was able to install...
09-22-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,292
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I sincerely doubt it. The Holley doesnt give data...

I sincerely doubt it. The Holley doesnt give data to the OEM PCM from my understanding, they just share the same signals. What I mean by that is that you split the signal wires from the crank sensor,...
08-30-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,622
Posted By Turpid porpoise

650-700 RWHP on the stock bottom end is pushing...

650-700 RWHP on the stock bottom end is pushing it. It has been done but most people will say that the stock block should be kept at or below 600 whp for the health of the motor.

You can...
08-25-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,205
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I agree with everything you said, I probably...

I agree with everything you said, I probably should have made a thread like this a long time ago. Bret specíd my motor, introduced me to Mike to assemble it, sold and taught me how to install/use a...
08-24-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 393
Posted By Turpid porpoise

I mean that little rubber air dam that diverts...

I mean that little rubber air dam that diverts air from under the car onto the front of the radiator.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 106
 


 
Forum Jump

Sponsored Ads
Vendor Directory

Contact Us - About Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.