I removed the gibson catback last night, it's a mess. All rusty brown looking and was very annoying. I tried welding it in pieces that moved but it didnt work so well. I put the stock pipes back on, removed the flapper valve and put in the magnaflow muffler delete. It sounds like a vette at cold start, calms down real quiet and driving up the highway it's pretty nice. The tone isn't bad at all, I think that has alot to do with the resonators. Revved up tho it sounds bad, not real nice at all....although I could care less about that since I'm not 16 anymore .lol
Ordered new wheels today too, replica trailboss wheels in 20s but titanium gray with +15 offset. Stock is +28 but since I have now 8mm spacers it should be close to what I have now.
Also ordered a jlt catch can kit, nice simple bolt on kit that's uses factory style hose fittings. Comes with a nice bracket and fits under the hood real nice.
Found a used LQ9 6.0 motor, harness and computer out of an 05 Escalade. Plans so far are LT headers, camshaft, new springs, gaskets, timing chain, oil pump, new head bolts, valve seals and guides. After I get it on the stand, tear it down I'll know more. No hurry wanting to drop it in, I'm...
Shalom, me again.
I want to start out by saying that I still believe going into 2020 that the GMT800 GM truck platform is the best bang for you buck. I love those truck, parts are cheap and plentiful, they still feel within this century and they're very reliable. I just stopped daily driving my...
Mine and my dads new project. 70 c10 original short bed. Has a mild built 383 with a 700r4 trans, 12 bolt coil spring rear end, 3.73 gears. Trans ended up going out shortly after purchasing. Is now getting a 5.3/4l60e. Found a flex fuel 5.3 remanufactured from GM with 40k miles and a freshly...
I sent my classic mini to the body shop, so I have room in my garage again to pull the 37's cab off the frame and start metal work on the cab
the mini will be at the body shop for the next 2 months or so
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mini about to be...
New build thread for this thang.
Specs on it:
-03 170k 4.8 3.42's
- tan interior
- has intake/exhaust already (but exhaust will be redone to my fashion)
- 2 inch lowering shackles/stock front, going back to level and stock shackles
- clear headlights
- HID's and leds
- tint but...
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