Don’t have the back story to these photos, but they speak for themselves. Read more
Finally got to try to mock the engine it’s position. Still not sure if I will keep the engine in the stock location or move it a far back as possible. I was pleased to see the up and forward headers will work. I was concerned with them clearing the power brake booster, but there is plenty of room as you can see below. Read more
Removed the Smallblock Chevy for the last time. On to bigger and better things! Read more
Just mocked up my headers and turbos because I couldn’t wait to see how they looked. Now That I have some dimensions, I can also start planning on the support bracket that will hold them and keep their heavy weight from destroying my headers. With no intercooler, the cold side should be a piece of cake.
Another important item showed up today. My 2002 4L80e transmission. Complete, low mile out of a 2002 Chevy 3500. It will be controlled via a Microsquirt running the transmission control firmware and linked to the MS3x via the can network. This will allow full customization of shift points as well as dozens of other variables. The torque converter will most likely be a PTC matched to my combination. Read more