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Old 06-08-2013, 01:09 PM   #11
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that's awesome, my dad wouldn't touch my car when I was rebuilding it lol. he just said u can have my garage for couple months
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Old 06-08-2013, 03:03 PM   #12
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As I said over at FJ, John had a lot of issues blowing rings. I hope he can chime in. IIRC, he was trying for 400whp on stock internals with that Snail turbo manifold.

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yea that's a lot to ask out of stock internals
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He only had one issue that I know of. I was with him when it happened. We were actually on the way back from Toms when the ring landings let loose. I think made 382whp on stock. Then he went forged.
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That's actually a really good number. What # was it running?
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20 something I think. I was running 32 on it before it broke again.
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good ol days lol. glad to see the car is getting a new life.
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32psi on 93?!
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Dad is making some good progress on the rebuild. Should be back up and running in a week or so. More pics and dyno to come.













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Coming along nice

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