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Forum: LLY 09-27-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By citadel
Awesome! Thanks for the quick replies.

Awesome! Thanks for the quick replies.
Forum: LLY 09-27-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By citadel
Upper Valve cover bolt size

Does anyone happen to know the bolt size for the upper valve cover bolts? Trying to get injectors replaced and realized the guys that did my head gaskets forgot to install one.
Forum: Fluids and Maintenance 09-24-2018, 05:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,487
Posted By citadel
Lots of neat info here. Just want to add that...

Lots of neat info here. Just want to add that walnut blasting is still a thing on some European cars. Not sure about use to clean injectors though. The fuel injection system is direct to the...
Forum: LLY 09-23-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By citadel
It has a Goerend type r in it right now. I've had...

It has a Goerend type r in it right now. I've had a couple drag runs so far and had a blast. Wouldn't mind trying to pull for fun once too.
Forum: LLY 09-23-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By citadel
Trans has been rebuilt, should handle up to...

Trans has been rebuilt, should handle up to 800hp. Not really set on a HP number, just want to get the biggest injectors I can reliably put in the motor. Best time in the 1/8 mile is 8.8. Would...
Forum: LLY 09-23-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By citadel
LLY Injector Question

So my truck is leaking again, from the injector return line on the passenger side closest to the firewall, again. I've already taken it back about a week ago for the same thing after head gasket...
Forum: LLY 09-12-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 993
Posted By citadel
Got the truck back yesterday, everything seemed...

Got the truck back yesterday, everything seemed good. Took it out for a drive this morning, and she won't go into reverse. Did a quick forum search and it looks like the trans needs around 12 volts....
Forum: LLY 09-10-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 993
Posted By citadel
Truck is back at the shop. They're saying it's a...

Truck is back at the shop. They're saying it's a busted clip on the new return line. I pointed out everything and they're going to fix it on their dime, including a coolant flush with dexcool. I'll...
Forum: LLY 09-10-2018, 06:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 993
Posted By citadel
Well, gonna take her back to the shop today. Only...

Well, gonna take her back to the shop today. Only drove it once since I picked it up on Friday. This morning, drove it out to the park and she starts smoking from the engine compartment. Parked it...
Forum: LLY 09-08-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 993
Posted By citadel
Thanks for all the responses. I'm definitely...

Thanks for all the responses. I'm definitely gonna go through it and at least document everything I can find. I'll probably just drain and flush the coolant myself, that way I know it's done...
Forum: LLY 09-07-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 993
Posted By citadel
Head gasket repair done. Am I wrong to be unhappy?

So I finally got my truck back from the shop for a head gasket repair. It was totally needed. It cost me about $4500.00. I provided the gaskets and studs (100 per hour at 30 hours plus machine work...
Forum: LLY 08-11-2018, 04:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By citadel
EGR has been removed with LB7 up pipes installed....

EGR has been removed with LB7 up pipes installed. I really hope you're right. Should be able to fix it with the head gasket replacement.
Forum: LLY 08-10-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By citadel
New sound on the truck

Hello all.

Came back from a four hour trip recently with no issues other than losing coolant. This is normal, dropping the truck off later to get the head gaskets done. Anyhow, the next day I...
Forum: Southern Members 08-06-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,193
Posted By citadel
Looking for a reputable repair shop near Clarksville, TN

Hello all,
I currently live in Clarksville, TN and am looking for a reputable repair shop. Normally I do all repairs on my truck but I just dont have the time anymore. Specifically someone who can...
Forum: Liquor Cabinet 06-24-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1,200
Views: 133,066
Posted By citadel
Current favorite beer is the holy grail IPA out...

Current favorite beer is the holy grail IPA out of Bisbee Az. Just had a Sam Adam's seasonal IPA. Super smooth.
Forum: Garage Sale 06-18-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By citadel
Located in Clarksville. If you can pick them up...

Located in Clarksville. If you can pick them up you can have them.
Forum: Garage Sale 06-17-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 412
Posted By citadel
I got a set of factory pipes from my truck on my...

I got a set of factory pipes from my truck on my shelf in TN. Or are you looking for aftermarket?
Forum: LB7 06-13-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By citadel
Had the same issue with my truck after towing in...

Had the same issue with my truck after towing in Tuscon. I had air getting into my fuel system at the filter head. There are rebuild and replacement kits. I think I paid about $140 for a new filter...
Forum: Callout/Smokeout/Kill Stories 06-08-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,035
Posted By citadel
Talking Just got back from first time on the track

As the title says, just got back. Before you get super interested, keep in mind, this truck is mostly stock. All mods in the signature. Anyhow, bunch of co-workers have been going to the local test n...
Forum: LLY 04-17-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,755
Posted By citadel
Got it all done, put together and running. Got...

Got it all done, put together and running. Got the new ARP bolt and washer, which is 27mm. Instructions in the package said torque to 255 ft lbs. Well I torqued her to 74 ft lbs and then gave her...
Forum: Smoke Signals 04-12-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 5,961
Views: 602,166
Posted By citadel
Installed new body mounts on my pickup today. Got...

Installed new body mounts on my pickup today. Got the hydraulic ones for the rear and urethane ones for the rest. Most of the old ones came out pretty easy with an impact gun, had to put heat on one...
Forum: LLY 04-12-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,755
Posted By citadel
So you guys nailed it again! Definitely had that...

So you guys nailed it again! Definitely had that sucker in backwards. Pulled and flipped it and she turns nice and easy now. Will still put the new bolt in when it comes in tomorrow. Feeling glad it...
Forum: LLY 04-11-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,755
Posted By citadel
Also, cheater bar is my entire jack handle (3 to...

Also, cheater bar is my entire jack handle (3 to 4 foot) on 3/4 breaker bar. Tried 1/2" before but snapped like a dry chicken bone.
Forum: LLY 04-11-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,755
Posted By citadel
Thanks for the quick replies! I didn't put...

Thanks for the quick replies! I didn't put anything on the bolt although I should have. It's the original bolt, but just put a new one on order, should be in Friday. I have red and blue loctite....
Forum: LLY 04-11-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,755
Posted By citadel
Crank balancer bolt help needed

In the midst of reinstalling the crank pulley after replacing the water pump and I have a question. Torqued the bolt to 74 ft lbs and then turned the bolt approx 105 degrees. Went to pull out the...
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