6.0 motor and transmission are in!!! - NOW A STICKY

Roller406Bu

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Sep 10, 2003
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Heads are shaved .020
Magic stick 4 cam from texas speed..
Need few odds and ends to complete, if only money grew on trees.. :cry:
moroso pan is 20140 you will need the pickup they make as well to go with it...







bolt on coil packs went thru my heater box, trimmed it down, fine now...

 

78Bu88SS

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What adapter plates are you using? I'm assuming the clamshells are just stock g body V8 pieces?

Basically the setup I wanna do lol.

What are you doing for headers?
 

MalibuRacing

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Landon,
Just curious, why you didn't stick with EFI? Just didn't want the hassle?

Very nice, BTW!!
 

Roller406Bu

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78'Bu-88SS said:
What adapter plates are you using? I'm assuming the clamshells are just stock g body V8 pieces?

Basically the setup I wanna do lol.

What are you doing for headers?

There from a company called trans-dapt in jegs, clamshells are stock yes..I'm waiting on my shoenfield headers to arrive I'll let you know...
 

Roller406Bu

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MalibuRacing said:
Landon,
Just curious, why you didn't stick with EFI? Just didn't want the hassle?

Very nice, BTW!!

Yah I wanted something simple, car should sound really nasty I'll post a vid up in a few weeks hopefully...Thanks :D

Wanted everyone to know that this oil pan works with no mods, no one knew nowyou know!! You need these plates to make it work though, I had a another syle of plate and it hit the crossmember so use the trans-dapt with this combo....
 

Roller406Bu

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rich said:
sweet great driver love to see a efi one also
should run 6's on spray....
 

Hiway

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Vewy sweet! Keep the updates coming.
 

Stangboy

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Jan 27, 2004
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rich said:
sweet great driver love to see a efi one also
Ok....

Mine isnt far behind his. Got the call my heads are done. I got my pan and headers today.... Still debating accessories, and what will clear.
 

Horsepwraddict

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sweet! looks awesome
 

malibuplotter

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looks like an iron block, same as mine (mines sitting on the floor i'tll be awhile till iget to it)glad to see the pan clears i'm taking notes whats the plans for accesorys?
 

Stangboy

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Camaro stuff, waterpump, crank pulley, and maybe a pass side relocation alt. I think for both swaps.....
 

Excelerater

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this is the best swap to make IMO right now......
why dont you let our readers know in a little more detail
whats involved with getting one of this installed and how
you are going to fire it up ?
How does the ignition work with a carb,how do you set the computer
or are you fabbing something totally different

I dig it,these motors can be bought pretty cheap and some are all aluminum which is very apealing
 

Roller406Bu

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Excelerater said:
this is the best swap to make IMO right now......
why dont you let our readers know in a little more detail
whats involved with getting one of this installed and how
you are going to fire it up ?
How does the ignition work with a carb,how do you set the computer
or are you fabbing something totally different

I dig it,these motors can be bought pretty cheap and some are all aluminum which is very apealing
I've listed what motor mounts to use and what pan will work with no modifications...Tci makes a converter now that bolts right up to a 350 turbo transmission, I have one. Its a 36-3800 stahl..If you want to use your existing converter you have laying around you can use spacers and make it work.
That little red box you see in the pics is the brain of the operation, it tells the coil packs when to fire, and also reads the cam, and crank sensors. Timing adjustments, 2-step, rev-limiter are all adjustable thru your laptop with this box. The msd comes with 6 plug in chips with different tunes, or you can make your own timing curve. ls1tech.com is good place to learn about these motors, they are extremly easy to work on....