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12-11-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By mn_vette

I agree, you want a constant flow to the...

I agree, you want a constant flow to the supercharger for the supply. You would have to tap it off the main inlet or outlet of the thermostat, but not the lines going to the oil cooler. I'm not...
11-13-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,253
Posted By mn_vette

realcanuk...

realcanuk (https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/members/381848-realcanuk.html), do you think this is all it would take to have an A6 live behind a stock engine with a supercharger(under 600rwhp)? ...
11-09-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,253
Posted By mn_vette

I'm pretty sure the z06 and zr1 are going to be...

I'm pretty sure the z06 and zr1 are going to be out of my price range.

Unreal, what else would I have to do to get the 6L80 to live behind a supercharged motor? A tune and an external tranny...
11-09-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,253
Posted By mn_vette

Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm going...

Thanks for the replies guys. I think I'm going to concentrate my search on manual transmissions only. A little more of a pain daily driving in traffic, but should hold up better in stock form...
11-07-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,113
Posted By mn_vette

All Electronic Control Units on modern vehicles...

All Electronic Control Units on modern vehicles are required to pass a Reverse Battery Test. Basically is someone installing the battery is not paying attention and hooks it up backwards they don't...
11-06-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,253
Posted By mn_vette

I'm really trying to figure out which of the...

I'm really trying to figure out which of the stock transmissions will be the most reliable. I really don't want to mess with the transmission if I can avoid it by picking the correct one to start...
11-06-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,253
Posted By mn_vette

C6 Transmission Question

Now that my older two kids have cash stashed away for college I'm looking to get another vette, probably this spring. I've got my sights set on a C6. Knowing my history with cars I have a feeling...
04-17-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,543
Posted By mn_vette

Nice numbers, it will be fun. Are you running a...

Nice numbers, it will be fun. Are you running a stock engine?

I wonder what the IAT's are with no intercooler on the system. That would give you a nice power boost.
08-05-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,890
Posted By mn_vette

That works for a BOV when you are not building...

That works for a BOV when you are not building any boost, but if you are doing it to bleed off boost you are heating the air from the compression and then dumping it back into the inlet of the...
08-04-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,890
Posted By mn_vette

I'm sure you already thought of this, but I'll...

I'm sure you already thought of this, but I'll throw it out there anyway for people reading, make sure you do this BEFORE the MAF sensor, if there is one, and before the intercooler.

There's no...
07-31-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,890
Posted By mn_vette

There are other tricks to controlling boost with...

There are other tricks to controlling boost with superchargers as well. They are not the most efficient methods, but work very well.

One thing is the put a restriction plate on the intake to the...
07-30-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,201
Posted By mn_vette

I think there was something called a "wonder bar"...

I think there was something called a "wonder bar" that was a decent upgrade for these cars. Other than that, find someone that has messed with them before and figure out how much you can up the...
07-30-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,000
Posted By mn_vette

You can find a used ZF6 out of a 90's Vette and...

You can find a used ZF6 out of a 90's Vette and it should be pretty close to a bolt in. Those hold up very well. Sometime during '93 the switched from a black tag to a blue tag. The blue tags...
07-24-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,543
Posted By mn_vette

How do you have it wired up? Are you using a...

How do you have it wired up? Are you using a relay, switch, or what?
As a sanity check you may want to take a 12V battery and wire it directly to the motor with a 10A fuse. This will let you know...
07-23-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,543
Posted By mn_vette

Here's a link to the manual for the pump. It...

Here's a link to the manual for the pump. It says to use a 10A fuse.

http://turbowerx.com/Scavenge_Pumps/Base-Model_Pump/Base-Model_Pump_Manual/Base-Model_Pump_Manual.html
07-07-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,543
Posted By mn_vette

That pump definitely looks like it will do the...

That pump definitely looks like it will do the job.

I would pull the BOV vacuum line off of the intake manifold directly. When you close your throttle and you get good vacuum in the intake it...
07-03-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,543
Posted By mn_vette

What are you using for a scavaging pump? From...

What are you using for a scavaging pump? From the pics it looks like a basic diaphragm pump for a differential cooler or similar. You need to determine what the flow rate of that pump is.

I have...
05-06-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,371
Posted By mn_vette

You can grab it from anywhere in the intake...

You can grab it from anywhere in the intake piping up to and including the intake manifold. I chose to grab mine at the intake manifold that way if there was any type of boost drop across the...
12-12-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,717
Posted By mn_vette

The additional piping for the rear mount system...

The additional piping for the rear mount system isn't all that much. You already have an exhaust system that goes out to the back of the car, its just the new piping going back to the front of the...
12-11-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,717
Posted By mn_vette

Been there, done that. The one statement you...

Been there, done that. The one statement you made, "and not having to dump a ton of money into the car just yet." does not go with turbo charging. There's a few things to think about with your car....
03-27-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,661
Posted By mn_vette

Hey Smooth, I'm probably a bit late with my...

Hey Smooth,

I'm probably a bit late with my advice, but I've been in your situation and let me tell you, if you don't have the funds for a motor build then don't do it! The last thing you need is...
02-27-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,905
Posted By mn_vette

It was the inside diameter, the ZF6 shaft is...

It was the inside diameter, the ZF6 shaft is thicker than the Fbody
02-27-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,905
Posted By mn_vette

When I did a clutch in my zf6 the company sent me...

When I did a clutch in my zf6 the company sent me the wrong pressure plate, it was for an Fbody. It took me about an hour of messing around trying to figure out why the trans would not mate up. I...
02-27-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,788
Posted By mn_vette

I had the same issue that you did with my old...

I had the same issue that you did with my old car. No matter what I tried the PKE light would not blink. I traced it down to a dead PKE module. I ended up replacing it with a GM universal keyless...
02-07-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 972
Posted By mn_vette

One other thing to remember is to retard your...

One other thing to remember is to retard your timing. NX told me that up to a 200hp shot my timing didn't need to be retarded. They were WRONG and I have the broken engine to prove it. I don't...
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