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08-10-2016, 10:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,078
Posted By MavsAK

Easy... a turbocharged multi port injected...

Easy... a turbocharged multi port injected aluminum head 454 cranking out 550hp, actually light hood (our hoods weigh 65lbs), real brakes (14"), 17X10.5" on all four corners with 305 or 315 rubber....
08-07-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,473
Posted By MavsAK

Ok... and the tail light louvers have to come...

Ok... and the tail light louvers have to come off.

Rear Spoiler is fine, I have one like it waiting to on mine. The side paneling added to the doors I dunno. I'd need to see it full on side...
08-06-2016, 11:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,473
Posted By MavsAK

Just needs a new hood. It's not the half plane...

Just needs a new hood. It's not the half plane half C4 abomination that is like 30 min from my house.
06-12-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 20,826
Posted By MavsAK

For one the SC itself better cooled Callaway's SC...

For one the SC itself better cooled Callaway's SC is much better at keeping itself cool than the Eaton on the C7Z, for another thermal conduction would be much lower since it's not an overspun 1.7 L...
06-12-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 20,826
Posted By MavsAK

You and I don't agree often, but I agree, the...

You and I don't agree often, but I agree, the Callaway GS would probably be > a C7Z.

In the hands of an average enthusiast, the Callaway GS would probably be just as quick at the road course as...
06-02-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,042
Posted By MavsAK

Nope they still drop the valves, the LS7 in the...

Nope they still drop the valves, the LS7 in the Z/28 aren't NEW LS7s they're left over crate engines from GMPP, and non ordered C6Zs. The difference is the Camaro community (at least for every gen...
05-29-2016, 10:54 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 9,055
Posted By MavsAK

Seeing as how long tubes are a proven .3 to .4...

Seeing as how long tubes are a proven .3 to .4 second gain in the 1/4. Your bet is wrong.

OP, imo, if you would be happy with up to 325 hp, bolt ons (new Runners.. ESPECIALLY new runners, after...
05-29-2016, 10:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,221
Posted By MavsAK

Good luck. You'll get back to hotrodding the C4...

Good luck. You'll get back to hotrodding the C4 in no time.
05-17-2016, 12:36 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,131
Posted By MavsAK

It's not really a question of blindness. GM...

It's not really a question of blindness. GM already tried the mass produced Mid Rear car...or rather I should say Pontiac tried, and wasn't allowed by GM to succeed, because it would upset, and toss...
05-17-2016, 11:54 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,131
Posted By MavsAK

People are still fixated on this piece of...

People are still fixated on this piece of fiction?
Before it was "2017 models we promise!"
Now it's "2018 models we promise!"

The closest Corvette ever came to mid engine was the Aerovette in...
05-16-2016, 01:52 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,219
Posted By MavsAK

The C4, is a great performance car for the money....

The C4, is a great performance car for the money. It might just be the best performance car out there for the money spent.

Things to look for is for water on the side of the block, near the #7...
05-02-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4,388
Views: 326,033
Posted By MavsAK

Ordering my pushrod length tool set...because I...

Ordering my pushrod length tool set...because I lost my old one.
05-02-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,949
Posted By MavsAK

I'll post this one in C4 Modified on facebook for...

I'll post this one in C4 Modified on facebook for you. (I recommend you join that group too by the way)
05-01-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,293
Posted By MavsAK

If you plan on just Fixing It, and keeping it...

If you plan on just Fixing It, and keeping it relatively stock, get a set of cometic MLS headgaskets.
If you plan on modifying...nows the time to start.
05-01-2016, 10:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By MavsAK

If it's a 99 it's a C5.. and if it is a C5 I...

If it's a 99 it's a C5.. and if it is a C5 I doubt there's an RV Cam for it.
I also wouldn't ever use an RV Cam willingly in any engine that's not an RV.

If it's a 99, what you want is an MS3...
04-19-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 15,801
Posted By MavsAK

Similar stories, and a bad wreck a friend of a...

Similar stories, and a bad wreck a friend of a friend had, got me to sell my ZX-14. Once the "young and invincible" wears off, riding powerful bikes, in the way they were intended to be used fades...
04-15-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4,388
Views: 326,033
Posted By MavsAK

Getting ready to order my Dart 400 shortblock and...

Getting ready to order my Dart 400 shortblock and forged rotating assembly.

Not working on the C4 itself per say, but am getting the parts to adapt my cherry picker to be able to roll over gravel...
04-15-2016, 08:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,578
Posted By MavsAK

I wouldn't waste my time buying a whole new car...

I wouldn't waste my time buying a whole new car for thirty more horsepower.

It's a freaking SBC. Even a Gen 2 is among the easiest engines on the freaking planet to find 30 more hp... let alone...
04-04-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,313
Posted By MavsAK

Not sure on the FX3. The ABS I thought had it's...

Not sure on the FX3. The ABS I thought had it's own computer?
Not sure exactly. The C4 is so finicky lol
04-02-2016, 10:15 PM
Replies: 4,388
Views: 326,033
Posted By MavsAK

Replaced the #8 plug, that backed itself out. ...

Replaced the #8 plug, that backed itself out.
did some clean up on the underside of the engine, and began the splicing of my new LED underhood lights.
04-02-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,313
Posted By MavsAK

If you don't mind some wire work, any aftermarket...

If you don't mind some wire work, any aftermarket self learning ECM will handle it well enough, like an XFI sportsman. etc etc.
04-01-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 19,652
Posted By MavsAK

It's an amazing time to be an american car...

It's an amazing time to be an american car enthusiast. Even if I hate the viper's engine note, I respect the car's performance tremendously.

The New Camaro, just sweetens the pot further.
We...
03-30-2016, 11:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 741
Posted By MavsAK

Dart Shortblock. Why even mess around with less...

Dart Shortblock. Why even mess around with less than 400 cubic inches.
03-30-2016, 10:20 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 23,843
Posted By MavsAK

If you want to make real power, and not run a...

If you want to make real power, and not run a turbo, or a big block, you run a centrifugal, period. Roots are for one thing...being thrown in the trash, and for street rods, that are more concerned...
03-25-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 23,618
Posted By MavsAK

Meh I'd rather have any of these. Big V10s just...

Meh I'd rather have any of these. Big V10s just don't do it for me.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ew-nNuZkaIk

This, this is what a real 9 second car should sound like on all motor.
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