Dyno 5.3 Home Ported Heads '84 Chevy C10 LS6 Cam 4L80E Truck
I finally got the truck on the Dyno (4 Jan 13) for the "After" Dyno. After the home ported heads and a tune on my 5.3 with LS6 cam through a 4L80E. There are a couple variables of course (always are). For one the weather was the complete opposite as it was the first time. A lot cooler. Around 55 instead of the 100+. Another is that this was with the tune adjustment. We dont know how lean it was on the first run before the heads. Either way, the truck put down respectable numbers with a baby LS6 cam and the 80e trans. It had an increase of 47rwhp and 55 ft lb of torque. Bringing it to 329 rwhp and 334 ft lb of torque. Thats very close if not right at 400 hp at the flywheel accounting for the hp loss through the 80e trans. No longer running lean. Cool part is that this is exactly where I guestimated it to be. Now I just need to hold back this itch for a larger cam and focus on my turbo LSx 92 Camaro build. I do think that this truck could greatly benefit from a stall on this 80e though. I just have to remember that the purpose of this build is to be a street work truck to tow my Camaro around and not a race truck. See this truck Dyno before the ported heads and tune at Holley LS Fest 2012 here: http://youtu.be/k6YqtLozhyU ========================================= Follow me on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/AGearHead4Li... ========================================= Check out my other videos like this on the link below: http://www.youtube.com/user/AGearHead4Life
1985 GMC truck LS swap start
My 85 GMC truck. I just got it running, 03-09-13, and decided to share a video. The motor is a 2001 5.3 liter vortec out of a Silverado. I've been driving it around the neighborhood until I finish all the little things. It has great power over the old 350. Here is a build thread I made for it: http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/showthread.php?t=554783
87 Chevy Truck Project Update - Flowmaster Exhaust Sound - 20 December 2013
Stepping away from the "Squirter Project" and back to the 87 Chevy Truck. I go over the LS 5.3 with 4.8 flat top pistons that will be installed into the truck, a 60/40 bench with folding console that I plan to install and few other lil things that I've been working on it... like installing HEAT! That was important... ========================================= Follow me on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/AGearHead4Life?ref=br_tf ===================================== Below are some of the 5.3 swap videos on this truck that were made after this point. Close look at the home ported 862 heads with LS1 valves: http://youtu.be/kmkiGiJvtc8 Torquing the heads down with eBay head studs: http://youtu.be/qTbDUszSC40 Priming the engine with a home made external oil primer: http://youtu.be/thfTnYdeNz8 First start-up on engine stand: http://youtu.be/VogkaVNGkCU Here's the first start-up video once we got this engine in the truck: http://youtu.be/2OqPI6coEpI To see all of my playlists of my projects, click here: https://www.youtube.com/user/AGearHead4Life/playlists?shelf_id=13&view=50&s ort=dd Keep on Wrench'n!
700hp GM LS3 all motor V8 street engine by CID cylinder heads
Competition Induction Design ( CID ) LS stroker V8 engine build and Dyno tune. The LS3 based 419ci V8 features a Callies crank and connecting rod and breathes thorugh CID LS3 port design cylinder heads. Watch as it makes over 700hp still retaining a hydraulic roller camshaft running on pump 98-octane RON unleaded. [ http://www.higginsraceheads.com.au ] http://www.facebook.com/fullBoostcomau http://www.youtube.com/user/fullBoost... https://twitter.com/fullBoostcomau http://www.fullBoost.com.au Creative Commons music license CC 3.0 Music: Severed Fifth http://www.severedfifth.com/