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by chevymaher
Fri Jul 19, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: CLIMATE CONTROL
Topic: adjusting rear heat?
Replies: 3
Views: 2642

Re: adjusting rear heat?

Put lumpy's infamous ball valve set up before the heater core, in the water line. And adjust the amount of hot water it gets.
by chevymaher
Tue Jun 04, 2013 8:05 pm
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: Block information
Replies: 2
Views: 1654

Re: Block information

I found this for the casting number of the block. 1986: In 1986, the block (c/n 14088553) was modified to accommodate the new one-piece rear main seal. The fuel pump hole was still open, even though it wasn't always needed, because all of the cars and some of the trucks came with throttle body injec...
by chevymaher
Sat Mar 23, 2013 9:09 pm
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: 200hp V6
Replies: 50
Views: 15873

Re: 200hp V6

Welcome maestro. Just showing what yours would sound like in various stages of build. Doyoulikeitthere. See My van just a oddball. It is huge exhaust compared to the 90 van which was parts correct engine and exhaust. Otherwise it was a identical color and interior van. I used it to fix my last total...
by chevymaher
Sat Mar 23, 2013 3:21 am
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: 200hp V6
Replies: 50
Views: 15873

Re: 200hp V6

It is a TBI Factory van. The casting numbers on the block and heads matched a CPI sonoma engine. Which I needed the block to rebuild mine. It is all factory now except the block and cam. It came factory with the 3 inch single exhaust. 94 CPI exhaust is what the exhaust parts guy came up with when I ...
by chevymaher
Thu Dec 20, 2012 4:57 pm
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: is this a joke cause I never heard of it
Replies: 4
Views: 1622

Re: is this a joke cause I never heard of it

I never post but this one I had to. I found the exact advertised product on U Tube it is a boat bilge pump. Here is a U Tube where they actually using the show product on a dyno test. Don't waste your time or money. On the real tip. 85 C20 poly cab mount bushings do work on our vans and are great. I...
by chevymaher
Wed Oct 24, 2012 1:12 pm
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: TBI mods
Replies: 4
Views: 2335

Re: TBI mods

It sure don't slow mine down.
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by chevymaher
Wed Dec 28, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: OFF TOPIC - We have SMURFS!!!!!
Topic: What did everyone get for Christmas?
Replies: 7
Views: 1405

Re: What did everyone get for Christmas?

I got a 4 bolt main 454. :peep:
by chevymaher
Tue Mar 01, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: Applause for the new(er) members joining and posting
Replies: 17
Views: 3627

Re: Applause for the new(er) members joining and posting

Unless you post something they could not do themselves.Then the big dogs brag about lynching you.And the earth spinning off its axis.
by chevymaher
Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:58 am
Forum: RUNNING ISSUES
Topic: rough idle
Replies: 25
Views: 7676

Re: rough idle

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by chevymaher
Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:59 am
Forum: RUNNING ISSUES
Topic: rough idle
Replies: 25
Views: 7676

Re: rough idle

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by chevymaher
Wed Feb 09, 2011 3:49 pm
Forum: GENERAL DISCUSSION
Topic: What did you do to/with your van today?
Replies: 2536
Views: 446745

Re: What did you do to/with your van today?

Got gas, gave her a hoes bath, water sponge and wiped her down, pulled her out to squeegy the floor.Then we cruising day off family stuff store etc.
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by chevymaher
Wed Feb 09, 2011 12:55 pm
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: performance And fear of change
Replies: 14
Views: 4475

Re: performance And fear of change

van getting stripped.jpg There you go numbers matching frame,it the same underneath to I can take a pic.I got the tranny from my parts van and it in the basement.It is stamped 700R4 and my van does have that frame I got pics of it.And no I not sayin it the fastest but I do win more than I lose.And ...
by chevymaher
Wed Feb 09, 2011 11:58 am
Forum: ENGINES GENERAL/PERFORMANCE
Topic: performance And fear of change
Replies: 14
Views: 4475

performance And fear of change

Well my brother worked in a dyno shop for years so I got the inside track on some of this stuff.Any car with zero degrees timing and pumping exhaust into the intake will run horrible.I dont know why anybody thinks different.If you base its horsepower on that yes it will always suck.These engines exa...