1995 Riviera by Buick - Celebrating Success (Service)
This video was produced for GM's PulSat Satellite Training Network in the
mid 90s. Similar to its companion Part 1 video, it presents more "Service
Training-oriented" detail of the same topics covered during Part 1 of the
"Celebrating Success" show for the 1995 Riviera product launch. (I've
included the countdown timer with Part 2 to give you the "look-and-feel" of
how Buick trainees saw the video as they viewed it via the original
Topics of presentation (similar to Part 1) include: Dual-climate control;
power steering; suspension; Series II 3800 engine features; electrical
system; body features; door trim panels; seat design; body repair.
2001 Impala Turboed
This is my 2001 Impala. It has a 3.8 engine. 3800 series 2 if you want to
get technical. I basically have
1.Stage 3 Intense CNC heads
2.Stage 3 Intense turbo Cam
3.Intense-Racing Custom Dyno Tune
4.Hi-tech Pushrods By Compcams
5.High Flow Catted Downpipe
6.Powerlogs (ported Exhaust manifolds)
7.Intense Polymounts (upper and lower)
8.TCS-4000 HD Torque Converter
9.3" Straight Piped Exhaust (no
muffler, no resonator)
10.Cartuning turbo kit.
Im currently making over 383 horses at the crank.
Took me a long long time to get to this point. Im about a quarter of the
way, till ill be done with the modding.
it was originally making 200 Naturally Aspirated. I still got alot of
tuning to do. And a Intercooler, transmission to get :-D
Yeahhh 43,000 views!!
Update: The car is no more... One of the valve springs broke which let a
valve fall into the cylinder.... Made the piston come out the side of the
motor..... It was fun while it lasted! Wish i could of made it the 500 whp
beast i was looking for.... Time to move on to the GTO....
Thanks for all the comments!
3800 Series 2 Modding Basics
Mods and Vendors list
Short Stack Intercooler
UD Water Pump Pulley
UD Alternator Pulley
Solid Motor Mounts
3 Inch Downpipe
Shortened Dog Bones
Rear Strut Tower Brace
Aeroforce Scan Gauge
3 gauge Pod
Throttle Body Heat Shield
Throttle Body Spacers
Ebay user "American Superchargers"
Modular Pulley System
All other parts not listed were purchased at various auto parts stores,Ebay
users I dont remember and Walmart.
3800 Series 2 make your own fenderwell intake for less then $100
Build your own fenderwell intake for way less then $100
Support 3800 vendors. I dont work for any of these guys but without them a
lot of us wouldnt be able to mod. Our cars are not supported by the big
aftermarket companies so heres a quick plug for the 3 vendors left.