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03-20-2019, 08:04 AM
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Posted By DBN

Sure. You can click on the two links that I...

Sure. You can click on the two links that I provided in my original post to see pictures of the hood. If you cant open them let me know and I will send you pictures directly. I can take some pictures...
03-02-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 928

That's actually an overly safe calculation. As...

That's actually an overly safe calculation. As you and many others know, I create fuel systems with numerous Walbro pumps in the tanks. I can cover any amount of power that anyone can make with one...
02-22-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,067
Posted By oh1vette

Just for clarity, because porpoise above has a...

Just for clarity, because porpoise above has a valid point for sure...

In my case, that 35k includes I think 3 or 4 HPDEs, probably about 50 dragstrip passes, and I don't always drive it like I...
02-01-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,289
Posted By MRc5z

Nice build! I too am using the CX kit but much...

Nice build! I too am using the CX kit but much smaller goals due to financial reasons lol. I had to cut my crash bar too and welded up new mounts for the IC and rad. Looking great!
02-01-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,289
Posted By Turbo-Geist

Build threads are always enjoyable. Looking...

Build threads are always enjoyable. Looking forward to your "numbers", i.e., time slips from the quarter mile and speed slips from the half mile. :thumbs:
02-01-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,289
Posted By jattz06

I like this

I like this
01-29-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 12,211
Posted By Turbo-Geist

...Says "ed-grandpa" the self-proclaimed...

...Says "ed-grandpa" the self-proclaimed historian that doesn't know a C5 FRC and C5 Z06 are the same platform

...and "ed-soft as a lamb" the pseudo-racer that paid someone else to build him a car...
01-15-2019, 06:26 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 15,890
Posted By Steven Beaver

You asked for feedback so: Your grammar is...

You asked for feedback so:

Your grammar is horrible
Your use of caps is annoying
Your run on sentences are annoying
Itís Camaro not Camero
This car will will not be 160,000 stop it
You donít...
01-03-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,128
Posted By C5 Kirkland

I don't know if the trend started two years ago,...

I don't know if the trend started two years ago, or it's been going on longer, but I have seen so many threads across all different websites that follow the exact same formula:

OP: I did something...
09-21-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,344

My .02 about the differences between Haltech and...

My .02 about the differences between Haltech and Holley, barring the obvious transmission controls, which I don't see as any need over a stock PCM.
The great thing about Holley is that it's simple....
06-16-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,622
Posted By HardcoreABN

supposedly they are rated for 14A....the walbro...

supposedly they are rated for 14A....the walbro 450 pulls a max of 16A. I have yet to see the bulkhead connector get damaged from it. especially when the fuel cools it constantly.
06-07-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,622
Posted By FourG63 97GST

I went with carbon creationz, fitment is good, I...

I went with carbon creationz, fitment is good, I think it comes down to the installer, there's extra material to trim to dial in your fitment with the body lines. with oem being 10, i'll rate them a...
05-15-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,023

Canít go wrong with [email protected] (Bret) He...

Canít go wrong with [email protected] (Bret) He builds and tunes some powerful stuff.

As fsd as your engine, I might know a guy if youíre interested. :lol:

in all seriosulness ivd built more...
Forum: C5 General
05-10-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,395
Posted By Stealth02

Man I got this. PM senr

Man I got this. PM senr
05-10-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,122
Posted By TX Z06 02

This is the direction i went. Its going on the...

This is the direction i went. Its going on the car this weekend.
04-27-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 669
Posted By TastyBacon

That Speed Inc. link is for the same MAF your car...

That Speed Inc. link is for the same MAF your car should already have come from the factory with. You can use an LS3/LS7 card-style MAF in a larger diameter pipe to lower the frequency at a given...
04-03-2018, 05:32 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 27,834
Posted By Turbo-Geist

Thanks. Any progress on yours? Good to...

Thanks. Any progress on yours?



Good to know. It fits perfectly on this LS2 throttle body.
03-26-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,344

Good stuff Mitch! You have the right person...

Good stuff Mitch! You have the right person helping you thatís forsure.
03-25-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,344
Posted By LTstewy8

I just finished the same thing with an elite 2500...

I just finished the same thing with an elite 2500 purchased from Bret. The stock PCM, bcm, fuse boxes, and all electronics were deleted. The abs wires have been mostly left as a flying lead harness...
02-14-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,410
Posted By jbsblownc5

Supercharged C5 chases Mid engine C8!! Pics and Vid...

Got a call from my Mec on his way to work that there were 4 Camouflaged Corvettes headed my way up the mountain this morning. I grabbed a few cameras and jumped in the C5 to intercept...

I...
01-29-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 500
Posted By MVP'S ZO6

Looks good Mitch. Glad everything is coming...

Looks good Mitch.

Glad everything is coming together.
01-26-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,606
Posted By BLOWNBLUEZ06

Trouble with wideband sensors failing

As time goes on, I see the average power of builds going up. I have had a lot of people ask me for recommendations on what wideband to run and I have always replied with a couple of my favorite...
11-30-2017, 02:25 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 32,044
Posted By cb2004mj

just went back a page and checked out the rsi. my...

just went back a page and checked out the rsi. my suggestion would be measure and find specs for a new bulkhead and replace as needed. best quick option as of now. or seal with a fuel safe epoxy for...
11-02-2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 27,834
Posted By Turbo-Geist

Good question. The intercooler outlet was already...

Good question. The intercooler outlet was already a 4" opening. I have the full Dewitts radiator and fan setup and knew that a 4" pipe wouldn't fit without dropping the radiator. My car is already...
10-13-2017, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By romandian

the nylon lines are 5/16 (to jet) and 3/8...

the nylon lines are 5/16 (to jet) and 3/8 (return).
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