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Old 06-11-2019, 05:46 PM
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1987 camaro z28 build

Hey all I have been working on my car for a few years and I decided that now I have enough done to share some of my build not that the car is done but itís getting there 4 kids makes time for the car very precious
i bought the car Iím 2014 as a rolling shell with almost nothing in it

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So the ls swap beg





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Daylight on coil overs all 4 corners
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How many times can lighting strike in one build


Holy s&!t my friend robs 87 Iroc

Aftermath in my front yard
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Then divorce happens sold everything all the new suspension part ls1 & t56 4th gen rear left my car for dead on jack stands
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Then some redemption 91 z28 parts cat rotted beyond repair

Good enough to get my car out of the garage


Back on all fours

Moving day

Parents were nice enough to let me build the car at their house maro saved
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A little memorial

R.I.P my brother Brian 12-9-86 - 1-9-16 (unknown possible sudden death syndrome)
R.I.P uncle Tommy 8-16
R.I.P Rob (blue Iroc) 9-16 ([email protected]$k cancer)
R.I.P cousin Patrick 6-1-17 (suicide is no joke)
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Eye spy a 4th gen 6cyl 5spd
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Parts car (not really) 90 Iroc I pulled the motor and kept the hood gave the car to Robs daughter to build
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Start them young or they will never learn
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And the fun begins

Qa1 tq arm 4th gen aluminum driveshaft

Perfect launch diff cover

All bmr and umi sway bar mounts

Current state

Gotta keep it


Exhaust cut out

Gm ht383
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Ride height

1996 lt1 t56

Pro 5.0

Pro 5.0 shifter Lou’s short stick

Hawks t56 cross member
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Parts that will be installed pictures to follow
Comp cams 1.6 roller rockers Comp cams 282 cam .510/.520 110 lsa


Afr 910 street eliminator heads

295/35/18 rear 275/35/18 front


New rubber

Rocket racing attack hyper shot 18x9 front 18x10 rear
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The rear has also been built with a series 3 Detroit Eaton tru track and Richmond 4:10 gears she should move pretty good down the road
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Lots of good parts going into this one.
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Yea thank you hopefully one day I can win COTM lol

this is the color I wanna go with
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