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  1. TylerDurden

    MSD 50s

    Set of 6 MSD 50 lb inj, came out of car that sat for about 5 years, am pretty sure they need to be cleaned to work, make offer, and let me know zip so I can figure shipping cost.
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    Fuel pump priming issue

    Background, I have been trying to chase this down for over 8 years. It started out as the car died while driving one night. Towed it home and attempted to trouble shoot. (its been so long i dont remember what that entailed). Since then I have replaced the pump, walbro 340, I replaced the...
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    twin scroll?

    At tonite's tech session at Nationals, someone mentioned twin scroll turbos. I did a quick search online and found a couple sites that talk a little about it, is this something that us as buick guys can benefit from? Also is this technology on par with what ball bearing turbos were 5 years...
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    new bests

    dyno'd the car today for free :) no real tuning, but got 2 runs on race gas and tune 403 hp 459 tq 26psi on 118 octane with no knock
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    Pics of my rims...

    MAN I LOVE THIS PIC (above) this one speaks for itself...... plan is to eventually powdercoat the lug nuts and paint the wheel weights...
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    Late OD shift

    Last year I bought a street/strip trans from one of the communities reputable trans guys. After installing with a 3k stall vig, it was night and day from my worn stock trans. The only issue was a late OD shift during normal driving, in the realm of 55 mph and I have to fully let off the gas to...
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    new best times

    8th mile track nice cool dry weather 7.49 ET prev was 7.74 92.2 mph, prev was 91.2 1.64 60ft prev was 1.70 26psi boost with 36* timing in first gear 714 o2's with no knock.... there's probable more in it by turning down FP i cant raise the boost any higher, stock WG actuator is...
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    new shoes with this rubber on it... i post up pics of the finished product when...
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  10. TylerDurden

    Twin "Charging"

    check this out....its a GTP....
  11. TylerDurden

    New Personal Best tonite

    I run at the local 8th mile track, and last season I attempted to be competitive in the 7.50 heads up pro tree class, but could only muster a best of 7.74@89..... so this winter i went from blue tops to msd 50's, LT1 Maf and trans, and updated JC "Xplode" race chip (unGodly timing!) well...
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    possible future purchace any thoughts welcome from current boaters a year ago the wife and i went to a boat show and saw alot of boats and talked with a few dealers....we knew we couldnt afford one right then but promised ourselves "in a year"...
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    Coin Collecting

    Anyone on here into this? My inlaws just found out they have some coins, and silver dollar "notes" that may be worth some significant money. I have sifted thru a few online sites, and bought a couple books (havent really read thru them yet) but I was wondering if there are any really good...
  14. TylerDurden

    MAF trans question

    I do apologize if this has been covered (actually it has been) but the searching/info I have found is not clear on this answer. If you use a translator (not plus) with the LT1 maf and do NOT use an extender the idle and wot settings work within the trans itself? ie can i add fuel...
  15. TylerDurden

    Orig Blue tops w/ Chips

    Original style blue top injectors (6) 36lb NOT 868's! I bought them with 20k miles (or so was told) and I put 10-15k on them. Dyno'd 331/400 at 19psi with 93 octane (18* chip) and ran 12.17@112 at 23psi and 28* timing chip. All this with a TE44 and homemade frontmount. After...
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    string of bad luck

    Earlier this winter (as much as florida can have a winter) I began my msd 50 lb inj swap...the swap went fine right up until I went to attach the fuel return line to the FPR...nope x-threaded thats not a cheap part (even used) so i get the part and realize its going to be (and was) a...
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    Fuel Return Line swap

    I managed to cross thread my return line from the FPR and need to swap it out with a good one, problem is, I cant see how I am suppose to do this without taking off the alt and power steering hardware, I have all the wiring harness stuff out of the way, and vac block lines as well, but it will...
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    Weld draglite question

    I know this may sound stupid, but can you take a 4.5" BS wheel and turn it around to use on a buick safely? I am looking to purchace a pair of DL's cheap, and have them powdercoated, so I am not worried about the condition/looks of the inside of the wheels. Only issue I can think of off...
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    Mike McCoy

    GREAT guy to deal with, prompt shipping, quick email replies....
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    Home Electrical Guru's OR Cable (internet) Guru's

    Here's another good one, to join my home AC issues I run a laptop and cable modem setup for the internet...... yesterday morning my internet was not working, cable light on the cable modem was just blinking (weak or no cable signal) i let it go for a few hours before calling i...