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06-23-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 400
Posted By 856SPEED

I will tell you with a high degree of certainty...

I will tell you with a high degree of certainty these are noisy transmissions from the factory. When these cars were new, GM''s solution was to install an extremely heavy dual mass sprung FW to...
06-21-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,054
Posted By 856SPEED

Typical troll......for some it's harder to...

Typical troll......for some it's harder to spot........
06-21-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 400
Posted By 856SPEED

Even with a sprung hub disk, with an aluminum FW,...

Even with a sprung hub disk, with an aluminum FW, you will still get rattle from the ZF. I know because I run the same exact set up but have a sprung hub disk. I set m idle speed up to 1,000 RPM...
06-14-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 8,675
Posted By 856SPEED

I was waiting for this..........:thumbs:

I was waiting for this..........:thumbs:
06-13-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,055
Posted By 856SPEED

Dark side?; no worries! I like dark meat as...

Dark side?; no worries!

I like dark meat as well! :thumbs:
06-13-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,005
Posted By 856SPEED

:thumbs: Birds of a feather flock together!

:thumbs:

Birds of a feather flock together!
06-13-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 549
Posted By 856SPEED

Looks extremely restrictive.

Looks extremely restrictive.
06-12-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,394
Posted By 856SPEED

He sold it and moved on...............:cheers:

He sold it and moved on...............:cheers:
06-11-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,054
Posted By 856SPEED

Interesting....I never engine dynoed my 355 after...

Interesting....I never engine dynoed my 355 after the build...just chassis dynoed it for tuning purposes after it was in the car, so I really have no real world numbers to see before and after to see...
06-10-2018, 08:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,054
Posted By 856SPEED

Tom, i would say your knowledge is about...

Tom,

i would say your knowledge is about about as good as anyone on the forum but a 9% drivetrain loss on a chassis dyno is SUPER EFFICIENT! Especially with an IRS car...an IRS suspension is not...
06-09-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 907
Views: 410,987
Posted By 856SPEED

:cheers: That's the first set of wheels on a...

:cheers:

That's the first set of wheels on a C4 that I really like that are not a 5 spoke configuration..do they make a 11" wheel similar to that with a deeper lip for the rear? Are offsets...
06-04-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,181
Posted By 856SPEED

Entertaining as always, diz! :rock:

Entertaining as always, diz! :rock:
06-02-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 596
Posted By 856SPEED

There you go! Happy wife happy life! :cheers:

There you go! Happy wife happy life! :cheers:
05-31-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 433
Posted By 856SPEED

It looks like you have more wheel than car...

It looks like you have more wheel than car IMHO.....
05-31-2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 433
Posted By 856SPEED

That looks MUCH better than a 20's on a C4! Put...

That looks MUCH better than a 20's on a C4! Put a C4 next to a C5. The C5 is much wider and a different wheel base. Anything over 18" on a C4 is too much wheel..........The C4 is a small car with...
05-31-2018, 07:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 992
Posted By 856SPEED

I would say 230 rwhp before tune; 240rwhp after...

I would say 230 rwhp before tune; 240rwhp after tune (if a successful tune). 10rwhp after a dyno tune would be good considering there is not much in improvements from a performance standpoint with...
05-28-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,389
Posted By 856SPEED

I have been running a 165 degree thermostat in...

I have been running a 165 degree thermostat in mine for 14 years...engine still runs around 180 degrees most of the time...especially sitting in traffic.....short trips in mine too.......allowed me...
05-22-2018, 03:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 839
Posted By 856SPEED

CONGRATS! It will be 2nd happiest day of our...

CONGRATS!

It will be 2nd happiest day of our life!

:cheers:
05-22-2018, 02:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 401
Posted By 856SPEED

Are you sure there is an aftermarket cam in it? ...

Are you sure there is an aftermarket cam in it? 1.6 rockers add lift and duration to some extent......cam is a bigger project....ask the PO for the cam card he put in it......every after market cam...
05-22-2018, 02:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 722
Posted By 856SPEED

The 427 option was not available in 63....only...

The 427 option was not available in 63....only year for the split window....but I would take one retrofitted with a 427.....probably would knock off several grand on the purchase price and make it a...
05-21-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 570
Posted By 856SPEED

Oh my...... someone carved up a low mileage...

Oh my......

someone carved up a low mileage C3..................:leaving:


I wonder if they mistyped an extra 0 on the asking price??......:ack:
05-21-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 727
Posted By 856SPEED

I see all sides I guess depending on individual...

I see all sides I guess depending on individual preferences....

But aside from that-Torch Targa94....:cheers:

Compelling reason to do it!!:thumbs:
05-21-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 727
Posted By 856SPEED

I have considered this myself.....my 85 I am sure...

I have considered this myself.....my 85 I am sure has the original back there I am sure....probably is flat, dry rotted to hell..........

It sounds like some of you have no AAA insurance or towing...
05-20-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,039
Posted By 856SPEED

Sweet! :cheers:

Sweet!


:cheers:
05-16-2018, 08:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 278
Posted By 856SPEED

58 mm is too big for your stock 85. 52 mm...

58 mm is too big for your stock 85.

52 mm is probably even too large.

Your best bet is too clean your stock TB (including the IAC housing) and reinstall.


Sell the 58 mm on ebay or CL;...
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