Question: How Much Hp Do You Gain When You Shave The Heads On A Motor

What To Do To Add HP 94 Z28 LT1

Ok i just recently bought my Camaro i know they have potential to some big HP but would like to get some advise from some gear heads. like i said i just bought it so this is what i have done so far. New msd 8.5 wires, new plugs , new msd distributor cap and router , new msd coil pack , new ignition module , new battery , new cold air intake , my next step ...

Around How Many HP Will I Gain By Adding A K&N Air Intake To My Monte Carlo

I have a 03 Monte Carlo SS, I purchased the K&N air intake kit, plus a Hypertech power programmer III...approx. how much HP will I gain, I also changed my motor oil and added Royal Purpule motor oil. ...

Just Bought 2004 Gto.. What To Do

Well i just bough a 2004 GTO with a SLP 421 Bobcat performance pack, and koni springs and shocks.. also the car has 112,000 miles and a brand new GM Goodwrench paint job (original black).. so here is my issue.. i would like to rebuild the motor to my specifications.. I plan on having the motor sleeved with darton sleeves, Forged lightweight crankshaft and rods (eagle), high compression pistons (wiesco or diamond), have the heads polished up and rebuild.. i'm not ...

Blown Head Gasket W/ A Bad Piston

I have a car that i just bought that has a blown headgasket we took the motor out and noticed one of the pistons are bad its a 350 bored 40 over it looks like a brand new engine when we took the engine out lot of bolts were either too loose or over tightened. Distributor, heads everything looks new although one of the heads needs to be replaced does anyone know where I can get a piston and when I ...

How Much HP & Torque Would My 1995 Z28 Gain From These Cylinder Heads

At this link------> http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Patriot-195cc-LT1-Aluminum-Heads_W0QQitemZ290303784331QQcmdZViewItemQQptZMotors_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories?hash=item290303784331&_trksid=p4506.c0.m245&_trkparms=72%3A1171%7C65%3A12%7C39%3A1%7C240%3A1308 and what CC size are the stock LT1 Cylinder Heads on a 1995 Z28? ...

Why Won’t Our Rebuilt Motor Fire

I recently rebuilt the 318-3 Dodge in a 1973 Winnebago. We took the heads off and had them redone, replaced the timing gear, and rebuilt the carb. When the heads where at the shop, they said one of the heads had been resurfaced to low. When I tried to bolt up the intake manifold, the bolts wouldn't line up with their holes on that head. To get it on, I loosened the head, lifted it up enough ...

I Have Set Of Big Block Chevy Heads I Need Some Info On

I have a set of BBC cylinder heads from 1972. They are factory stock with 113cc chambers and 2.06 intake valves and 1.72 exaust valves, casting # 353049. When i build the engine its going to be a 496 stroker with all the goodies. I was wanting to find out if these heads are worth building or are they junk? If they are'nt good what would should i get?This is going to be a street motor for the most part with ...

Simple Mustang Question

I have a 1986 ford 302 in my capri with the flat top pistons (no vavle releifs). I want some pistons with valve reliefs so I can in the future add bigger cam and nicer heads. Could I get some connecting rods and pistons from a newer 5.0 motor and swap them with mine? i would put new rod bearings in and rod bolts and piston rings. Would this work? Im on a tight budget. I know it will lower my compression ...

How To Increase Horsepower On My 1996 Mustang Gt

I wanted to know what i could do to gain a lot of horsepower without spending a lot of money. I know i can go with forced induction, but I dont want to change out my heads, cams, etc. Have any ideas? ...

Help Decoding Block Numbers Posting For A Friend

I have over come somthin and I really need some help. So if someone can help me that would be great. I have an 87 Chevy Silverado, but the title says GMC. It is made of aluminum heads (raised) # 5086 and 10,088,113 between the feathers, punch two digits (front) and 13 484 (see above exaust) 29 914. the block is a 350 fitted in the front of the block on small pad 0513ZZ3, and in the rear behind the flywheel ...