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Old 12-09-2012, 05:04 PM   #11
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Made a little progress on the car this weekend.
I started cleaning out the engine bay, removed the front bumper , radiator and upper radiator support. Also I started fitting accessory brackets and veracious bit to the new motor.








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Old 12-09-2012, 05:24 PM   #12
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Looking good! What's the bwp for the kid/dog combo cute pic! Awesome looking motor going in!


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Old 12-09-2012, 06:08 PM   #13
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Looking good! What's the bwp for the kid/dog combo cute pic! Awesome looking motor going in!


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I figure at least 350, Aaron is a spazz so heíll have all the top end and Fozzie Bear will provide all the low end TQ
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Old 01-28-2013, 07:44 AM   #14
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So the car has been sitting in the garage for the past 2 months, but now most of the remaining parts have arrived work can continue.
The turbo is back from being rebuilt, and the header and down pipe should return this week.

Over the weekend I got a new fuel pump installed, and got a little work done on a set of new front control arms.
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Old 02-10-2013, 12:10 PM   #15
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Weekend update







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I got a little more work done over the weekend, I'm hoping to installed the motor this coming weekend and maybe fire it up the shortly after that.











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Old 02-22-2013, 01:43 PM   #17
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Motors going in this weekend, and hopefully I’ll get to start it.
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Yay! That motor looks beautiful!
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Old 02-25-2013, 07:08 AM   #19
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Got it installed and ready to fire up however there is no Fuel pressure, and I have a few oil leaks to track down.
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The motor is officially alive last night it got it to fire up for the first time after tracking down a bad connection in the fuel pump, and a few leaking oil lines.
I was scheduled to get the car tuned this week however I need to tweak some coolant line and button a few lose ends up so hopefully next week Iíll hit the dyno.

Iím shooting for 300whp, right now I have all the parts to run up to 19psi.
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