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Forum: Garage Builds Yesterday, 12:54 AM
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Posted By Leadfoot
Thank you. Do you have any pics straight on to...

Thank you. Do you have any pics straight on to see how far they stick out?
Looking to pull the trigger on some 16x10s with 4.5BS but don't want to draw to much attention from the law (Mass sucks...
Forum: Garage Builds 02-17-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,475
Posted By Leadfoot
Do you know the specs on those rims (width and...

Do you know the specs on those rims (width and offset/backspace)?
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-07-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By Leadfoot
I had the same issue with the park interlock not...

I had the same issue with the park interlock not engaging (would have to shut the truck off to shift out of park) and did the modded brake switch at first. I found that doing this worked great for...
Forum: L5P 08-22-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
It's been a few months: Just wondering if...

It's been a few months:

Just wondering if anyone has looked into the logistics of doing this (using an L5P shortblock on an earlier generation)?
Forum: LBZ 07-19-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,101
Posted By Leadfoot
I know, it's an old thread, but bump as I'm...

I know, it's an old thread, but bump as I'm looking for the same info....
Forum: L5P 01-19-2018, 01:30 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
It's been a few months and I know a few shops...

It's been a few months and I know a few shops (other than Banks) have started to look at these. Just wondering what everyone's thoughts are on shortblock retrofit. Biggest hurdle seems to be the...
Forum: L5P 09-14-2017, 12:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
The stock LBZ heads with the 2 fewer bolts still...

The stock LBZ heads with the 2 fewer bolts still hold a butt-load of power especially on a street machine, so a non-issue for what I and many others would be looking for



Because right now the...
Forum: L5P 09-14-2017, 12:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
Using the LBZ upper end would negate any tuning...

Using the LBZ upper end would negate any tuning issues.
Forum: L5P 09-14-2017, 12:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
Exactly That would be nice if possible. ...

Exactly


That would be nice if possible. How different physically are the injectors? If the LBZ ECM can't control the denso injectors, could the LBZ injectors fit in L5P heads and what about...
Forum: L5P 09-12-2017, 12:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
Revisiting this as more time has passed and I...

Revisiting this as more time has passed and I think some people didn't read or misinterpretted what I was asking.

I was wondering if someone loses a bottom end on a previous generation light duty...
Forum: Sled Pulling 08-22-2017, 01:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,694
Posted By Leadfoot
That's exactly when you need them most. While...

That's exactly when you need them most. While they can help with squatting if clamped tight enough (not allowing the leaves to slide across each other), they are needed more for spring wrap (some...
Forum: L5P 06-14-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
We run standard deck intakes on tall deck big...

We run standard deck intakes on tall deck big block chevy's with spacers all the time. Spacers on the Y bridge or even a custom Y bridge would seem to be the only issue (maybe feed lines to the...
Forum: L5P 06-14-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
I was thinking/hoping the older upper end could...

I was thinking/hoping the older upper end could be used so there would be no issues with fueling or electronics.
Forum: L5P 06-14-2017, 02:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,825
Posted By Leadfoot
L5P interchangeability?

I know there are a few internal changes (such as the reluctor being placed in the rear) as well as a few external changes (doing away with the second motor mount bosses), but was under the impression...
Forum: Appearance & Detailing 06-05-2017, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,320
Posted By Leadfoot
Those gaps are BIG. I don't know the whole...

Those gaps are BIG. I don't know the whole backstory, but it seems like you had some work done to it (something about replacing hinges). First question, what parts have been replaced (hinges, hood,...
Forum: Dirty Hooker Diesel - Owner: Tony Burkhard (989)479-0444 05-16-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,532
Posted By Leadfoot
I finished a few weeks ago. As someone else...

I finished a few weeks ago. As someone else stated, going behind really won't work because of the turbo. I routed it in front of the bridge and while the line isn't collapsed it does "deform" at...
Forum: HSP Diesel 05-16-2017, 10:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,927
Posted By Leadfoot
Here's the HSP and the MBRP side by side. They...

Here's the HSP and the MBRP side by side. They look pretty darn close. The biggest difference is there is no tab on the HSP downpipe and the flange that mates to the exhaust LOOKS like it might be...
Forum: HSP Diesel 04-17-2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,927
Posted By Leadfoot
I had a leak in my passenger's side up-pipe years...

I had a leak in my passenger's side up-pipe years ago which is why I originally bought the up-pipes (figured if I was going to pull one off, I would replace both with "better" ones). While waiting...
Forum: HSP Diesel 04-14-2017, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,927
Posted By Leadfoot
I finally am getting around to installing the HSP...

I finally am getting around to installing the HSP up-pipes and found they do interfere with the MBRP downpipe. The downpipe and the up-pipe hit not allowing the downpipe to fully seat in the turbo...
Forum: Dirty Hooker Diesel - Owner: Tony Burkhard (989)479-0444 04-04-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,532
Posted By Leadfoot
I'll try in front again tomorrow (maybe there is...

I'll try in front again tomorrow (maybe there is a sweet spot I didn't find before), it just always seems to start to kink no matter which way I tried in front. I'll update my findings after final...
Forum: Dirty Hooker Diesel - Owner: Tony Burkhard (989)479-0444 04-03-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,532
Posted By Leadfoot
In the pic I added to the original post, it is...

In the pic I added to the original post, it is routed to the rear of the bridge and doesn't seem to kink. I just don't remember seeing any engine compartments with it routed to the rear, so that is...
Forum: Dirty Hooker Diesel - Owner: Tony Burkhard (989)479-0444 04-03-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,532
Posted By Leadfoot
Fuel line routing

When installing the DHD super high flow low profile bridge on an LBZ GMC do you route the CP3 line in front (towards bumper) or in back of (towards firewall) the bridge. I thought it was in front...
Forum: Gallery 04-02-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,214
Posted By Leadfoot
Ouch!! You were fortunate to walk away...

Ouch!!

You were fortunate to walk away unharmed (and didn't hit anyone else), so as much as it SUCKS, it could be worse.

If you need parts, let us know and we can keep an eye out. A guy I...
Forum: LBZ 03-22-2017, 12:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 790
Posted By Leadfoot
Turbo Coolant Pipe alterations

Recently removed my turbo (doing other work) and am thinking of adding some Fingers vanes and an aftermarket wheel, but I was looking at it and wondering if there is anything else I can do while it's...
Forum: Smoke Signals 02-28-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,993
Posted By Leadfoot
It's like anything else. Many guys have a hammer...

It's like anything else. Many guys have a hammer in their tool box. They don't always use it, but if they need it they have it (and works well in certain instances). Others guys use their hammer...
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