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06-22-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Dirty Howie

NMCA AutoX: 6/22/19

Had my second event on my new wheels and Rival/Stone tire combo. Seemed to work very good. Less than 1 second slower than fast, prepped cars with younger drivers. :D Less than 2 seconds off of...
06-11-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,196
Posted By Dirty Howie

Right. Never hit a cone in many years of road...

Right. Never hit a cone in many years of road coursing. But I did hit one wall and that was enough ..............it did a little more damage than this ! :ack:

:cheers:
DH
06-03-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By Dirty Howie

I just got a set from Bob at House of Wheels a...

I just got a set from Bob at House of Wheels a Forum vender. Great price, delivered FAST .......... $159

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DH
06-01-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,676
Posted By Dirty Howie

New AutoX Tire/Wheel Setup

After lots of time researching/thinking and asking questions here on the Forum I finally pulled the trigger on tires and wheels to replace my OEM C6Z06 wheel with stock sized NT01 tires. Thanks to...
05-10-2019, 01:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 612
Posted By Dirty Howie

28 rear, 30 front cold. 345/285. A couple seconds...

28 rear, 30 front cold. 345/285. A couple seconds slower than equal drivers with 200 tw tires.

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DH
03-29-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 81,215
Posted By Dirty Howie

I have always used the GM fluids and never had an...

I have always used the GM fluids and never had an issue.

:cheers:
DH
03-11-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,017
Posted By Dirty Howie

I have run MPSS in 285/345 for VERY LONG TIME...

I have run MPSS in 285/345 for VERY LONG TIME .... no problems.
But you should check the Toyo tire diameters to make sure the ratio (rear diameter/front diameter) is close to 1.04 OEM

:cheers:
DH
03-08-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 214
Posted By Dirty Howie

Wow, never had a problem even on track with 345...

Wow, never had a problem even on track with 345 on stock wheel. You don't have a spacer in there do ya?
I currently have the same tire on aftermarket wheel and I get VERY minor touching of the tire...
03-06-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,875
Posted By Dirty Howie

Rear: +59 is stock. Even a 345x19 MPSS does not...

Rear: +59 is stock. Even a 345x19 MPSS does not rub. A 335x30x18 is definitely not going to rub. And its 25.9 tall not 27. There is room to move the rears out some where between 59 and 50. Thats my...
02-20-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,697
Posted By Dirty Howie

I have these on my street tires. I have some...

I have these on my street tires. I have some minor fender rubbing on rears (345x30x18). But my car looks much lower than yours. I am thinking of getting the same setup you have for AutoX and assume...
12-28-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 9,608
Posted By Dirty Howie

OP get the wiggle test done by someone that can...

OP get the wiggle test done by someone that can confirm valves guides are worn beyond spec. Then take it to your dealer and agree to pay the inpection fee if they are in spec which is extremely...
12-23-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 17,940
Posted By Dirty Howie

Well if you read all the that long post I have on...

Well if you read all the that long post I have on bithog then you can see why I am sticking with the Mobil 0w40. I have same driving as you....cold starts and 1 sometimes 1 autoX per month. Looking...
12-21-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,248
Posted By Dirty Howie

Not OEM WiFi not hooked up till tomorrow....

Not OEM
WiFi not hooked up till tomorrow. Remind me if you want more pictures.

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DH
12-19-2018, 12:24 AM
Replies: 361
Views: 68,562
Posted By Dirty Howie

Hib Here is what I would do. Have Katech...

Hib

Here is what I would do.
Have Katech come and pick up that piece of shit.
Have Katech return ALL your money from both engine builds.
Buy yourself a nice new LS7.
Enjoy your car.
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10-17-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,250
Posted By Dirty Howie

Have fun cleaning all those spokes...

Have fun cleaning all those spokes ................ split 5 is all I can handle !! :D

:cheers:
DH
10-07-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,452
Posted By Dirty Howie

Got my wheels !! Looks bad ass !! Great...

Got my wheels !!
Looks bad ass !!
Great install service by PK and Paul.:thumbs:

:cheers:
DH
10-05-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,452
Posted By Dirty Howie

Should have some good pictures tomorrow...

Should have some good pictures tomorrow !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I have an appointment at Pk Auto Design :thumbs:

:cheers:
DH
10-02-2018, 01:25 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,268
Posted By Dirty Howie

WOW !!!! I think Unreal will have a better...

WOW !!!!
I think Unreal will have a better response but there was no valve failure in the Challenger disaster. If you were still in the third grade I think your statement could be understandable....
09-29-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 20,174
Posted By Dirty Howie

Took a 45 mile drive out to PK Auto Design today....

Took a 45 mile drive out to PK Auto Design today. I met Paul the owner who was very generous with his time answering all my questions and showing the wheels I was interested in right up next to my...
09-27-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,713
Posted By Dirty Howie

Wish I could see a quick walk around video of...

Wish I could see a quick walk around video of these wheels, especially mounted on a Vette as we discussed ................

DH
09-24-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,713
Posted By Dirty Howie

The stock front size is .5lb less than OEM The...

The stock front size is .5lb less than OEM
The 18x10 is same weight as OEM (21.5lb)
And the rear 19x12 is same as OEM (26)

I think the weights are good .........

:cheers:
DH
09-22-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,713
Posted By Dirty Howie

Do you have the weight of these wheels yet ?? ...

Do you have the weight of these wheels yet ??

:cheers:
DH
09-19-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,500
Posted By Dirty Howie

Great news on the heads Dave !! :cheers: DH

Great news on the heads Dave !!

:cheers:
DH
09-19-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,865
Posted By Dirty Howie

:thumbs: :cheers: DH

:thumbs:

:cheers:
DH
09-17-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By Dirty Howie

AutoX: October 14

This is the next event I am going to.:rock:
And they are honoring Steve Abbott !!! (Hope your planning on being there Steve):thumbs:
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