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08-20-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By ransam

Re: 9 brake options

Did you use the factory bracket or did you fabricate one?
08-12-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By ransam

9 brake options

Im going to order a 9 housing from quick performance and Im not sure what to order for brakes. I have the 9bolt with disk brakes currently and would like to keep rear disks but I run 15 inch...
08-05-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,638
Posted By ransam

Re: 1989 GTA T-Top Car

What’s the mileage and do you have any pics of the engine? Thank you
07-29-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 695
Posted By ransam

Re: Haven't posted in a while, some recent pictures

Good looking car do you have a build thread?
Forum: Body
07-29-2018, 09:36 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 25,338
Posted By ransam

Re: 1987 IROC- Z Restoration (Start to Finish)

Great job! Good to see your sticking with it.
Forum: LTX and LSX
12-18-2016, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 104,539
Posted By ransam

Re: What ever happened to QwkTrip's car anyway?

Thanks for the info. I've read trough your thread a few times. I was just curious if changing line size would be an issue. I'm assuming that with the prop valve being adjustable the line size isn't...
Forum: LTX and LSX
12-17-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 104,539
Posted By ransam

Re: What ever happened to QwkTrip's car anyway?

Thanks that's where I was looking to put it. Are you using 3/16 line for rear going into the distribution valve from the master? I think factory was 1/4 inch.
Forum: LTX and LSX
12-17-2016, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 104,539
Posted By ransam

Re: What ever happened to QwkTrip's car anyway?

I just bought the wildwood prop valve as I could not get any fluid past the original prop valve. Any chance you could post a pic of how and where you mounted yours?
Forum: Brakes
11-27-2016, 05:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,999
Posted By ransam

Re: C5 conversion not working so well

Can you please post a link of the hydro boost and fittings kit you used. And some pics of the install please
Forum: Brakes
09-07-2016, 08:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 324
Posted By ransam

Front brakes won't bleed

Im trying to get my 88 trans am back on the road. It has been sitting for almost 20 years and now after new paint and ls swap the last thing is the brakes. It has all the factory parts with disk...
Forum: LTX and LSX
09-01-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 472
Posted By ransam

Priming oil pump on new build

Ok so my car has been sitting a few years since the last time this engine was started and I wanted to prime the motor before I fire it up. I pulled the plugs and disconnected the injectors and coil...
07-11-2016, 10:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 556
Posted By ransam

Re: ac delete heater box

I have one if you still need one let me know thanks
Forum: LTX and LSX
06-05-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,632
Posted By ransam

Re: LS1 vs Procharger (please read before posting)

I keep seeing you comment about tuning, all your issues are with the stock ecu and not the tpi. If you swap to the Holley hp ecu your car will be the same to tune no matter what engine or intake set...
Forum: LTX and LSX
06-03-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,632
Posted By ransam

Re: LS1 vs Procharger (please read before posting)

You could also run the Holley hp each on the tpi motor to fix the issue with the stock ecu and add a turbo or two to the current engine. If you can do fab work and keep boost at a modest level you...
Forum: Body
05-23-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 576
Posted By ransam

Re: speed nuts?

Thank You good sir!
Forum: Body
05-22-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 576
Posted By ransam

Re: speed nuts?

That's a great idea but I'd like to know the size so I don't need to get a bunch of sizes I don't need. I already have a collection of them that don't fit. If anyone has a size I would greatly...
Forum: LTX and LSX
05-21-2016, 01:03 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 104,539
Posted By ransam

Re: What ever happened to QwkTrip's car anyway?

Thanks for the pm a lot of good info! I believe I will give redline a call as I want my car to run and drive well out of the gate and I have nitrous on it and would like a couple of tunes made for...
Forum: LTX and LSX
05-21-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 104,539
Posted By ransam

Re: What ever happened to QwkTrip's car anyway?

I understand it's not completely "self tuning" but rather it adjusts itself to whatever afr you tell it to maintain. I was thinking that would keep it safe enough to drive around and play with the...
Forum: Body
05-20-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 576
Posted By ransam

speed nuts?

can anyone tell me the size of speed nuts used to mount the front bumper cover to the fenders on a 88 trans am? I bought every size from the help section at the parts store and none seem to be right....
Forum: LTX and LSX
05-20-2016, 10:18 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 104,539
Posted By ransam

Re: What ever happened to QwkTrip's car anyway?

looks good! I am running the holley set up also and I'm curious why you had some one tune your car when the ecm will auto correct to your set afr? I'm asking because I'm getting ready to get mine...
Forum: Electronics
05-18-2016, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By ransam

3rd brake light bulb?

I did a search and couldn't find an answer, does anyone know the part number for the bulb that goes to the third brake light on a 1988 trans am with the wrap around spoiler? The gentleman at...
03-11-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 452
Views: 26,527
Posted By ransam

Re: 2015 SpeedMu11et updates

Headers look great! How do you plan to get the exhaust gases out of the engine bay? I read your thread on the bullet asking about bull horns is that what you are going with?
Forum: Exhaust
03-04-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,152
Posted By ransam

Re: 4 inch muffler choice

Thanks for the ideas. So far I'm liking the hooker max flow
Forum: Exhaust
03-03-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,152
Posted By ransam

4 inch muffler choice

I am about to start my exhaust build as soon as my trans is back from getting built. I'm researching mufflers and I'm looking at diesel mufflers as I havnt found much other than racing type mufflers....
02-10-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By ransam

Re: front struts

Do you know the part no.? About how many miles are on them?
02-08-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 281
Posted By ransam

front struts

I'm looking for a pair of front struts preferably adjustable, single or double adjustable. I would also consider coil over set up. I have cash ready let me know what you have thanks!
11-27-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,239
Posted By ransam

Re: 88 trans am street strip build ?s

When i spoke with UMI they said viking was working on front struts for us but didnt give any time frame. I can wait till spring for the fronts so i will see what happens come april. I have to decide...
11-27-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,872
Posted By ransam

Re: QA1 vs Viking shox for the rear end?

The viking shocks have great reviews over on ls1 tech. I will be ordering mine on monday. The snow is flying here so i wont have any reviews till spring but the research i have done says they are...
11-26-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,239
Posted By ransam

Re: 88 trans am street strip build ?s

Thanks for the input. Any input about front struts? Im also currently looking at front seats. Im trying to find something lighter weight but are comfortable and not so race car looking.
11-24-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,239
Posted By ransam

88 trans am street strip build ?s

Im finishing up the reassembly after paint and the lq4 th350 swap and im trying to decide what parts to purchase for the suspension and chassis to complete my street strip build. My track is IHRA so...
11-19-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 583
Posted By ransam

4th gen shocks on a 3rdgen

Does anyone know if rear shocks from a 4th gen will fit on a 3rd gen?
11-13-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,123
Posted By ransam

Re: advice with new rear end purchase

I wanted to stay away from 4th gen brakes since my track wheels are 15x8 and rub 4th gen calipers. So i guess im going with drums wich mean i have to change dist. block. Im also debating 3.73s or...
11-10-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,123
Posted By ransam

advice with new rear end purchase

I will be purchasing a new rear in the next couple months and im looking for any tips or suggestions before i order. Im leaning towards the s60 as of now. The car is an 88 trans am with a lq4, and...
11-07-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2
[For Sale] complete ls6 intake
Views: 699
Posted By ransam

11-03-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 564
Posted By ransam

Re: d1sc procharger

Sold thank you.
11-03-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By ransam

Re: 3rd gen and 4th gen manual pedals

Both are sold thank you.
10-29-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2
[For Sale] complete ls6 intake
Views: 699
Posted By ransam

complete ls6 intake

I have a complete ls6 intake with throttle body, injectors, fuel rail, sensors, and bolts ready to go 500 plus shipping.
10-29-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By ransam

3rd gen and 4th gen manual pedals

I have a set of 3rd gen manual pedals for 75 shipped and a set of 4th gen pedals for 50 shipped.
10-29-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 564
Posted By ransam

d1sc procharger

I have a disc procharger head unit and 4 pullies for sale. pullies are 4.38 4.00 3.85 and 3.50. I am changing direction and dont need this anymore. Unit is polished. Will post pics soon or i can text...
Forum: Electronics
10-09-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By ransam

Re: no power to window switch

we finally fixed the problem. After checking power to the fuse box as suggested we took the fuse block loose to get a closer look and noticed a heavy pink wire unplugged up behind the fuse block so...
09-20-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 6,102
Posted By ransam

Re: Parting out 87 Trans Am with 305 TPI/700R4

Im looking for the front turn signals under the hood by the head lights. Are they in good shape and how much shipped to 61241 thanks.
Forum: Electronics
09-20-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By ransam

no power to window switch

I have a 88 trans am with power windows and recently the windows stoped working. I cant figure out why they would work albeit slow but still worked then the next time i go to work on it they dont...
08-17-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 267
Posted By ransam

3rd brakelight

Im looking for the 3rd brakelight assembly for a 88 trans am. Must be complete and in good condition. Thanks
08-17-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,383
Posted By ransam

08-15-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,383
Posted By ransam

Re: Dual exhaust for Hawks LSx headers

Ok i will see what i can come up with. When would the best time of the week to come get it?
08-13-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,383
Posted By ransam

Re: Dual exhaust for Hawks LSx headers

Im in the quad cities. whats your bottom dollar. are you willing to trade for something?
Forum: LTX and LSX
02-15-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 678
Posted By ransam

Re: Easier to start with a rolling body?

My personal choice would be to find a car with the least amount of rust and or the cleanest paint and interior as possible. Wether or not it has a drivetrain is a matter of opinion. On one hand if...
01-25-2014, 10:55 AM
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