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01-30-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: SOLD: 4th Gen Trans Am FRONT Seats - Charcoal Grey

SOLD. Someone got a killer deal on these. Judging by the others for sales decent 4th gen seats are getting harder to find. I hope I dont miss them too much! haha.
01-27-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: 4th Gen Trans Am FRONT Seats - Charcoal Grey

How about $350? I need these suckers gone.
01-26-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By ghettocruiser

SOLD: 4th Gen Trans Am FRONT Seats - Charcoal Grey

Hey all. I have a decent set of grey seats from a 1999-ish Trans AM. They are full power driver, and power lumbar/bolster passenger. Everything works. No tears or rips that I know of. Driver...
Forum: LTX and LSX
01-25-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,979
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: LSA / Manual swap 88 GTA

I want to do this!!! My next build will not be an N/A motor... This looks like its going to be a great build! Looking forward to following it. Make sure you take lots of pics and guide the rest of...
12-27-2016, 02:39 PM
Replies: 2
[PA] SALE HOLD
Views: 1,275
Posted By ghettocruiser

SALE HOLD

Sorry for the deletion. Circumstances have required that the sale be put on hold. I was getting a good number of inquiries, and I dont want to jerk people along, so I will respond and put the ad...
Forum: LTX and LSX
12-14-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,087
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Vacuum line hookup, LS1 swap

As others have said... one line is hooked to vacuum to supply the HVAC controls with vac power. The vac canister/reservoir is good to have, because when you stomp the gas or anytime the vac goes to...
10-07-2016, 06:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Grey Seat Belts (Low Miles) and Wiring Harness

Anybody want this harness? Its a nice original/unmolested harness from a low mile car. I would hate to throw it all out, but I cant just keep it around. Ill never use it.
09-06-2016, 06:43 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 28,909
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Jeep cherokee steering shafts

What exactly did you need to weld on the XJ shaft? Those are basically bolt in as is. Just curious...

Justin
09-05-2016, 02:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 230
Posted By ghettocruiser

Parts Gone.

Gone.

J.
09-04-2016, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Grey Seat Belts (Low Miles) and Wiring Harness

Sorry guys. Belts got sucked up quick. Judging by the amount of pms I got I guess I priced them competitively. Lol.

Still got the harness!

Justin
09-03-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Grey Seat Belts (Low Miles) and Wiring Harness

Couple more pictures of the harness since pics are limited to 15....even with IMG tags.....

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09-03-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 629
Posted By ghettocruiser

Grey Seat Belts (Low Miles) and Wiring Harness

Hey all. Was over at my parents cleaning out the garage and noticed I still had some odd ball parts laying around. I would rather see them go to some of you than into the dumpster. So buy them!! ...
Forum: Body
05-11-2016, 07:35 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,483
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: when someone calls your car a p.o.s...

Mine gets called a p.o.s. all the time. Especially now that the clear coat has gone awol.

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I just smile and....

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Forum: Body
05-11-2016, 07:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,348
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Painted car on Sunday

Well this is inspiring.... Your paint booth looks VERY similar to what I was planning on doing haha.

Did you run into any issues keeping the nose and rear bumper cover on? Any paint bridging or...
Forum: LTX and LSX
03-15-2016, 07:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,684
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Heater control valve for LS swap. Part number and pics.

Honestly Im not sure where I got the connector. I think it was in an assortment pack from Autozone. It could have just been in my pile of misc junk. Like..left over from gauge installs or what...
11-02-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 39,403
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: 1985 Iroc Complete build

Man... I want to sue that body shop from turning such an awesome project story into such a tragedy. I HATE hearing things like that. I really wish you got money back from that shop. Maybe you did...
Forum: Interior
10-23-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: 3rd gen dash, 4th gen column?

Well the cover is what handles the delay. So if its busted, that coudl be most of your problem. There are two contacts that are spring loaded that make contact with the inside of the cover. If...
Forum: Car Audio
10-23-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 830
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: New head unit to long

I have a firebird...but have dealt with it in two ways. On my car, there was no duct, but a bracket that the stock radio pegged into. So i cut it. Before I did that, I was using an install kit...
Forum: Interior
10-23-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: 3rd gen dash, 4th gen column?

Did your car originally come with delay wipers?

J.
Forum: LTX and LSX
10-21-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: I think something's wrong

Alex,

Glad you sorted it. Hopefully you're not like me, and experiencing issues with the wiring degrading. I'm using an original 99 LS1 harness. Ive been chasing gremlins for a while now, and...
Forum: LTX and LSX
10-21-2015, 07:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,377
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Need a lot of help!!!! Opinions

Youve got yourself a good looking car there! Great way to start! Nothing was better than swapping my unmolested 86. So clean, no one elses mess to deal with.

As for the wiring, the engine has...
Forum: Interior
10-21-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 828
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: 3rd gen dash, 4th gen column?

From the firewall towards the interior of the car, the columns are basically identical. The guts inside are identical. Neat huh? GM didnt do much different with their steering columns until...
Forum: LTX and LSX
10-15-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Anybody hear from pocket lately??

Hope he's around!! I was just about to contact him haha.

J.
Forum: LTX and LSX
09-25-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,791
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Are you guys running LS1 radiator and fans?

Drilling and tapping isnt that bad. The water pumps dont seem to fail that often.

But what port on the radiator are you talking about using an 1/8" Npt barb on? if you have a 4th gen rad, the...
Forum: LTX and LSX
09-02-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,791
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Are you guys running LS1 radiator and fans?

Nooooo haha. Im running the entire 4th gen a/c system exactly as it came on the 99 Z28 donor car.

It requires one of two courses of action.
1) Mold the front half of a 4th gen hvac box to the...
Forum: LTX and LSX
09-01-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,791
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Are you guys running LS1 radiator and fans?

nhra-trans-am - I REALLY like that hold down you made for that... I might steal that idea one of these days.

Im running 4th gen rad, fans, hoses and a/c condenser using the stock 3rd gen hold...
Forum: Car Audio
08-27-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,182
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: How To - Installing Universal Power Antenna w/Video

The mast housing is just aluminum tube. Very thin wall. I just cut it with a hack saw. I made sure i drew a line all the way around and made the cut straight.

As for the total length, I...
Forum: Interior
08-24-2015, 07:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,654
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Dash chirp

I found a lot of the squeaks in my 87 were due to the underside of the dashpad. You can look where its rubbing on the plastic spots, because its a smoother surface you get a squeak.

My solution...
Forum: Interior
08-11-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,398
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Cerullo race seats installed

WOW those look amazing! Do they sit lower than stock seats?

That price is way out of my budget...but good info to have in case I find a pot of gold haha.

J.
Forum: Engine Swap
08-03-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 22,297
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Found my original '88 Camaro - Rebuild

Awesome! This car came out sooo nice!

I love that he took his shoes off in the starting picture haha. Ide do the same thing! Just dont be afraid to drive her now!

Justin
Forum: Convertibles
07-24-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: 91 Vert for sale in NY (not mine)

Oh man...I want that.

I know exactly what Ide do with it, and it would be a friggin blast considering how clean it is to start with.

BLANK CANVAS!!

J.
07-21-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,859
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Another Autozone Gripe

There is a lot of fine print on those warranties. Most people dont bother to understand them. Like the "lifetime warranty" brake pads. I used to return worn down pads under warranty. Was that per...
Forum: Interior
07-20-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 17,852
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: 1992 Trans Am GTA - interior (& exterior) restoration

Wow man.. I really hate to read all this. I cant imagine leaving my car with someone for so long, having them screw it up, then having to give it back to them only for them to sit on it for months. ...
Forum: LTX and LSX
07-20-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,243
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Hi my name is LSX and I'm an....

Welcome! Thats a NICE looking car! Looks pretty clean from the pictures. Is the underside just as clean as the top?

You'll find plenty of info here! And anything you cant find via a search,...
Forum: Body
07-20-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,450
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Door jamb part. What is its purpose?

They should be called "Hey GM put these here because the body flexes a bunch...go install SFC" Wedges. Hahah.

I remember seeing them on a bunch of cars last time I was in the junk yard. Its...
Forum: LTX and LSX
07-15-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,636
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: LS Tuning / HP Tuner Questions

I have zero knock counts as of now. At first I had a couple small ones during launch, but I think I fixed those by adjusting my ehxuast. Im pretty sure it was false.

I def think a dyno is the...
Forum: LTX and LSX
07-14-2015, 08:20 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,636
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: LS Tuning / HP Tuner Questions

Eh...not really. The car is running great right now. Fueling is decent, throttle response is better than it has ever been, and power is reasonable. I still think the car has more in it, Im just...
Forum: Car Audio
07-14-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: How do you get the ferrule off the mast?

I dont know the "RIGHT" way... but you could drill out the dimples. Use the smallest bit you can until it pulls out. Then you can just re-dimple the other sides.

Or, cut it off flush, and melt...
06-23-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 391
Posted By ghettocruiser

Low Mile Brake Boost & Master Cylinder + Another MC + New Reservoir

Hey guys. I got some more stuff that needs to go to a new home.

1) This is the power brake booster with stock master cylinder and prop valve still bolted to it. It comes with the reservoir and...
06-22-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Original Steering Shaft, Low Miles

$30 and I'll split shipping.
06-19-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By ghettocruiser

[SOLD] Modified Astro Van Steering Shaft

Hey all. A while back I bought a few Astro Van steering shafts. I used one on my car, gave another one to a buddy in trade, and have one left. I modified it for use on the thirdgens. Its clocked,...
06-18-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Original Steering Shaft, Low Miles

$30 and Ill split actual shipping costs with you!
06-15-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By ghettocruiser

Original Steering Shaft, Low Miles

Hey all. Not sure if anyone would want this. I have a fairly clean, and very tight, original intermediate steering shaft from my 86 TA. It has just over 40k miles on it if memory serves me. I...
Forum: Car Audio
06-10-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,182
Posted By ghettocruiser

How To - Installing Universal Power Antenna w/Video

Hey all!

I have been meaning to do this project for years now. I finally decided to just do it. I wish I would have taken more pictures/detailed video, but with two kids, my free time is slim. ...
06-10-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 295
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Ford 30# Injectors - Red Tops

Might have stabbed a little high at the price.

How about $100 shipped O.B.O.?
06-08-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 295
Posted By ghettocruiser

[SOLD] Ford 30# Injectors - Red Tops

I have a set of Ford 30# injectors. These are the big body red tops. Pretty popular choice for head/cam guys, and smaller nitrous shot guys. The part numbers are in the pictures, so you can check...
Forum: LTX and LSX
06-08-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,636
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: LS Tuning / HP Tuner Questions

Ah ok, so Ide have to basically burn 4 credits to get one new Truck PCM up and running with Fbody file.

I think Ill just stick with the PCM I have. Sucks because HPT is making $600 off of me/my...
Forum: LTX and LSX
06-07-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,636
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: LS Tuning / HP Tuner Questions

What was involved in converting it? And where is it showing that its an F-Body?

The tune shows F platform. But the ID of the PCM still shows 01 Blazer V6.

Im considering picking up another...
06-05-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By ghettocruiser

Re: Long Term Project

My in-laws have a place in LBI...Surf City. This summer is an exception, because they're doing work to the house, but we're usually down there tons!

Car looks great. I keep debating on those...
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