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Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 04-08-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,610
Posted By gtpvette
The wife needs a new truck,, Silverado, crew cab,...

The wife needs a new truck,, Silverado, crew cab, 5.3 4WD. Local dealer has a few left over 2019's discounted pretty good. Like 30%+. Is now the time to buy,,,, or wait another 30 days or so??
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 03-30-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,450
Posted By gtpvette
Sorry for the tardy reply. The plan is just a...

Sorry for the tardy reply. The plan is just a couple dabs of silicone. I was told that is how the V8Roadseter guys do it.
Forum: V6 - Engine, Exhaust, Bolt-Ons, Tuning Equipment 02-12-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By gtpvette
I had the same issue with my swap. I'd of been...

I had the same issue with my swap. I'd of been fine buying a new compressor but the bracket was crazy expensive new from GM. Found a guy local on CL parting a car got it all for $100. Good Luck!!!!
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 10-31-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,450
Posted By gtpvette
Scion FRS....

Scion FRS....
Forum: Cosmetics and Lighting Modification Discussions 10-26-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,450
Posted By gtpvette
CF V6 LFX Engine Cover

This is a swap,,, so the original cover wont work. I really like the V8Roadsters cover but wanted something more symmetrical. Couldn't find any other options so I made this. It has a fiberglass base...
Forum: V6 - Engine, Exhaust, Bolt-Ons, Tuning Equipment 09-30-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,275
Posted By gtpvette
PM sent...

PM sent...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-04-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,325
Posted By gtpvette
Maybe I'm missing something,, I normally do. The...

Maybe I'm missing something,, I normally do. The first two threads listed the builders block off the heater core with freeze plugs. Does that not show that a bypass isn't needed?? You may want to...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-03-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,325
Posted By gtpvette
Sorry don't have a diagram. Did come across a...

Sorry don't have a diagram. Did come across a couple of swap guys that used freeze plugs to close the heater holes out of the block. As an alternative,, if you swaped in the the CTS hard lines coming...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-06-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,739
Posted By gtpvette
I like the swap,,, never see any Vega's around...

I like the swap,,, never see any Vega's around anymore, well maybe the occasional Cosworth but that's about it. Should scoot pretty well. What does a Vega weigh?? You doing stick or auto?? How does...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 12-26-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 11,309
Posted By gtpvette
Gentlemen, gentlemen, gentlemen,,, it's really...

Gentlemen, gentlemen, gentlemen,,, it's really easy,, it's mostly about power to weight. Sure driver, can it/will it launch, conditions etc. etc. etc. all come into play,, but I'll put my money on...
Forum: Off-topic Discussions 08-31-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 38,802
Views: 3,209,897
Posted By gtpvette
I'll be 60 in 30 days. I have a Scion FRS that...

I'll be 60 in 30 days. I have a Scion FRS that I'm swapping a 2015 LFX into and I'm DD'ing a 2016 1lt Z51 Vette. Life is good....
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-13-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 943
Posted By gtpvette
Larry,,, have you gotten anywhere on this??...

Larry,,, have you gotten anywhere on this?? Looking at a two-in-one Aeroforce for my FR-S LFX swap for oil pressure and water temp. The thing I like is this gauge can show lots of other information...
Forum: Audio / Visual / Electronics/ Gauges / Nav 08-13-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By gtpvette
Screen color???

Screen color???
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-24-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,916
Posted By gtpvette
I bought a low mile 2015 LFX dressed for $1300...

I bought a low mile 2015 LFX dressed for $1300 from Craig's list. I'm sure a long block at a local junkyard would be less.
...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-24-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,839
Posted By gtpvette
I looked at that Overkill SC,, nice but pricy....

I looked at that Overkill SC,, nice but pricy. I'm going to wire and install an E85 kit but that will be about it. That said,, car should weigh in at about 2750 and have 325-350HP. Power to weight...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-07-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,839
Posted By gtpvette
done...

done...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-26-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,839
Posted By gtpvette
Getting closer,,,, LFX to 1386 resonated...

Getting closer,,,, LFX to 1386 resonated x-pipe,, back to another x-pipe by the differential as there is no room to make 2 - 2.5" pipes work,, out to spiral flow mufflers. For you that think this...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 06-25-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By gtpvette
Looks just like my LUK one from Rockauto.

Looks just like my LUK one from Rockauto.
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 06-07-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By gtpvette
My motor is back in the car at the moment,,, but...

My motor is back in the car at the moment,,, but it'll be back out again soon,, I'll take a picture then. That said the alignment tool looks like it'll slide into the back of the crank like it...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 05-29-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By gtpvette
My pleasure,,,, post up your info as there isn't...

My pleasure,,,, post up your info as there isn't a lot for the V6 stuff.
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-29-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,082
Posted By gtpvette
Yes,,, their stuff isn't cheap. I was thinking...

Yes,,, their stuff isn't cheap. I was thinking about this on the way home. The way I understand, the adapter will go between the LFX and the G96,,, much like my LS6 and G50 in the GTM. Can you not...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 05-29-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By gtpvette
The V6 doesn't have a pilot bearing. Don't have a...

The V6 doesn't have a pilot bearing. Don't have a picture right now though. Got an LUK clutch assembly from Rock Auto does have the alignment tool (haven't installed it yet). Could measure it for you...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 05-29-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By gtpvette
Well,,, the supplier for the motorcycle bleeder...

Well,,, the supplier for the motorcycle bleeder canceled my order, no stock. I did get the parts in from the UK. The top picture above is a bit misleading as the part doesn't look exactly the same....
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-19-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,082
Posted By gtpvette
Did you check with Kennedy Engineering??? Looks...

Did you check with Kennedy Engineering??? Looks like they make it. Well,,, they list 'Chevy 3.6 V6 '04+' so I assume they do.

https://www.kennedyeng.com/6-cylinder-engine-list
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 05-16-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By gtpvette
Ordered the item above,,, ouch $38 plus the two...

Ordered the item above,,, ouch $38 plus the two below out of the UK. Hope full about the first one just screwing in,, don't know if it's long enough. Second one should screw into the bleeder above.
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 05-16-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By gtpvette
You'd think it be that easy. I've been looking...

You'd think it be that easy. I've been looking for days,,, the best I've come up with is below. It's a two part bleeder out of Germany made for motorcycles. I'm thinking I can remove the top portion...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 05-14-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By gtpvette
LFX V6 - Remote CLutch Bleeder - Need a M8x1.25 fitting

Hey guys,,, doing an LFX swap and want to do a remote bleeder for the slave. The bleeder fitting is a 8Mx1.25. I cant seem to find a male to male fitting retaining the m8x1.25 bleeder on one side,,,,...
Forum: Camaro DIY & HOW-TO instructions & discussions 02-21-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 244,197
Posted By gtpvette
Never mind. Saw it was about 12 x 22. Ordered it....

Never mind. Saw it was about 12 x 22. Ordered it. The opening on my hood is right at 16" wide so this being around 12" will work good. The plan is to build sort of a cowl induction add on and I'll...
Forum: Camaro DIY & HOW-TO instructions & discussions 02-21-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 244,197
Posted By gtpvette
Any of you guys have the general dimensions for...

Any of you guys have the general dimensions for this extractor/louvers??? Length, width height. I'm doing an LFX swap and have a 16" wide hole in my hood now and it may just do the trick.

Thanks!!!
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-16-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,839
Posted By gtpvette
As this is a swap,,,, not quite there yet. I did...

As this is a swap,,,, not quite there yet. I did start on the exhaust,,, CBM motorsport flanges and a Summit Racing 2.5" exhaust kit. 4-45's, 4-90's, 4 -180's and 4 straight sections. Got the down...
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