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by Gbodyfan
Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:00 am
Forum: Drivetrain Technical
Topic: LS vs 406
Replies: 30
Views: 4367

Re: LS vs 406

I am 46 and I grew up on the BIG BLOCK Chevy. Had quite a few in my day;) However, these days the Ls configuration has a butt load to offer! YOU SIMPLY CANNOT GO WRONG with the modern goodies... I am truly convinced the design team for the Ls are yesteryears BIG BLOCK lovers.. Another aspect to the ...
by Gbodyfan
Tue Feb 02, 2016 6:14 am
Forum: Drivetrain Technical
Topic: rearend axles? ???'s
Replies: 5
Views: 1346

Re: rearend axles? ???'s

I would install new c clips while you are in there ;)
by Gbodyfan
Tue Feb 02, 2016 5:44 am
Forum: Drivetrain Technical
Topic: Going manual reverse valve body.
Replies: 8
Views: 1390

Re: Going manual reverse valve body.

I can say reverse manual valve body is a convenient set up no matter the manufacturer. With that said this happened to me back when I had my first RMVB and new 4500 converter lol I barely tested it out on the street, set up a race with a guy I did not like AT ALL . He called my shop talking bad abou...
by Gbodyfan
Thu Dec 31, 2015 7:38 pm
Forum: LSx Tech
Topic: New Bu, what to do.....(Build thread)
Replies: 6
Views: 2473

Re: New Bu, what to do.....(Build thread)

Thank you.
I'm gathering parts still lol
by Gbodyfan
Wed Dec 16, 2015 5:51 am
Forum: Firearms/Hunting
Topic: Picked up a new handgun
Replies: 2
Views: 1290

Re: Picked up a new handgun

Yes Sir, I am extremely happy with the price;) it was a friend price for sure.
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by Gbodyfan
Tue Dec 15, 2015 3:19 am
Forum: Firearms/Hunting
Topic: Picked up a new handgun
Replies: 2
Views: 1290

Picked up a new handgun

Well, new to me atleast. A buddy of mine had it for a duty weapon and asked me if I wanted it so me being the enthusiast as I am I broke bread.... it's a 2007 S&W M&P .40/357 it is in very good condition has roughly 300 rounds through it http://i104.photobucket.com/albums/m173/rudy_028/20151212_1618...
by Gbodyfan
Wed Dec 09, 2015 10:47 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Everyone post your wheel and tire combo.
Replies: 204
Views: 110535

Re: Everyone post your wheel and tire combo.

Lookin smooth my friend
by Gbodyfan
Mon Nov 09, 2015 1:13 pm
Forum: Autobody/Paint Technical
Topic: Where to start?
Replies: 1
Views: 1611

Re: Where to start?

Depending on the extent of rot under the rocker will determine that. If it was me I would cut the rocker out first then access the damage if any then attack the floor pans.
by Gbodyfan
Tue Oct 20, 2015 8:29 pm
Forum: Suspension Technical
Topic: Axel shaft length
Replies: 5
Views: 1636

Re: Axel shaft length

Sweet I have been using Moser for 25 years not one issue, that wasn't my fault.
by Gbodyfan
Mon Oct 19, 2015 12:50 pm
Forum: Suspension Technical
Topic: Axel shaft length
Replies: 5
Views: 1636

Re: Axel shaft length

http://www.moserengineering.com/axles/g ... alibu.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Very trusted source, you can call them to verify.
by Gbodyfan
Thu Oct 15, 2015 9:48 pm
Forum: Suspension Technical
Topic: TRYING TO GET 81 MALIBU TO HOOK ON STREET
Replies: 10
Views: 2281

Re: TRYING TO GET 81 MALIBU TO HOOK ON STREET

Airbag in the right rear possibly both sides and an adjustable pinion snubber will also help
by Gbodyfan
Wed Sep 16, 2015 2:17 pm
Forum: Suspension Technical
Topic: UMI Releases New Product-G-Body Bolt In Relocation Brackets
Replies: 5
Views: 1784

Re: UMI Releases New Product-G-Body Bolt In Relocation Brack

Good looking product, I am certain they will work as well as the pair I purchased for my TA. I will be looking forward to purchasing these for my Malibu soon. Thank you
by Gbodyfan
Wed Sep 16, 2015 6:27 am
Forum: Suspension Technical
Topic: Rear Suspension FAQ
Replies: 19
Views: 28958

Re: Rear Suspension FAQ

The new subbed is basically the same size as one that would be found on a set of Lakewood traction bars I cannot remember the moog part number but we drilled and tapped a 1x1", 3" section of square tubing and bolted it to the stock location. Once done the snubber is roughly 2.5" closer to the housin...
by Gbodyfan
Sun Sep 06, 2015 6:28 am
Forum: Drivetrain Technical
Topic: what rear end bolts up with disc brakes?
Replies: 4
Views: 1045

Re: what rear end bolts up with disc brakes?

You can use 93-02 f body rear brakes
93-97 work very well
98-02 are larger and have a better e brake system
by Gbodyfan
Thu Sep 03, 2015 6:43 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Everyone post your wheel and tire combo.
Replies: 204
Views: 110535

Re: Everyone post your wheel and tire combo.

I have not installed them as of yet however, I will be using 06 C6 wheels on the Malibu all 4 front wheels but modding the rear a bit;) 18x8 front w/245-40-18 Rears are being widened to 18x10 w/285-40-18 Bell tech 2" spindles Strano custom 2" rear springs http://i104.photobucket.com/albums/m173/rudy...