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Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-18-2019, 08:49 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
LB7 must of hacked my computer. Awfully close on...

LB7 must of hacked my computer. Awfully close on his guesses.

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Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-18-2019, 07:38 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Subtract wheels and lifting bar knocks off 80....

Subtract wheels and lifting bar knocks off 80. Tranny is like 150ish. Coolers be another 90. Still leaves one heavy long block.
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Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-18-2019, 07:28 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
40 of em so far.

40 of em so far.
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-18-2019, 05:47 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Few more pics showing some of the clearance...

Few more pics showing some of the clearance considerations we had to work around. Biggest being turbo to hatch "acrylic" pannel.

Also upgraded all the hose clamps to 316 SS Tbolt. Anyone wanta...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-18-2019, 10:22 AM
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Posted By kidturbo
LoL.. I agree with that picture. Yeah had...

LoL.. I agree with that picture.

Yeah had at least 3 parked on the lot when I was there. We got to looking at the the planetaries and drum, which must of made it look beefier.

Thanks, that...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-18-2019, 08:44 AM
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Posted By kidturbo
And the closest to actual retail weight without...

And the closest to actual retail weight without going over is, TheBac..

By time we add all injectors, accessories, fluids, wiring and such, I'm guessing 1550 total...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-17-2019, 04:05 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Loaded everything up this morning and headed to...

Loaded everything up this morning and headed to my buddies shop to use his gantry before rain moved in. Also borrowed a buddies scales to get a package total before dropping them in.

What ya...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-16-2019, 01:42 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
A stereo system?? Those are the first gear...

A stereo system??

Those are the first gear solenoids. One unlocks the main clutch set, the other applies the band. Without power, these operate as a typical single speed velvet drive.

Guessing...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-16-2019, 11:10 AM
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Posted By kidturbo
My transmission buddy didn't recognize it as...

My transmission buddy didn't recognize it as anything common. Too beefy. Luckily it's in good shape. Inside filter is dodge for sure.

New fwd clutch packs installed and everything back together....
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-14-2019, 06:12 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Nothing yet, working in interior designs this...

Nothing yet, working in interior designs this week.

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Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-14-2019, 03:12 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Here is a pick of the band if anyone recognizes...

Here is a pick of the band if anyone recognizes it let me know.

Filter is Allison I'm pretty...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-13-2019, 10:25 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
That lathe might be older than 50's since it uses...

That lathe might be older than 50's since it uses Roman Numerals.. lol.

Those transmission cases and most of the pieces on the floor were made by hand on a Bridgeport, and not by CAD on a Haas.....
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-13-2019, 08:57 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Well even the clutch packs inside the...

Well even the clutch packs inside the transmissions are freaking custom.. Pulled em apart to inspect and found primary disks were about 70% worn. So I ask Tyson what he borrowed the parts from for...
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 02-09-2019, 09:12 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Personally I'd go with machine shop way. Cranks...

Personally I'd go with machine shop way. Cranks faster, primes quicker with no cylinder pressure. But also pull ecm fuse or disconnect bail so as not to fire the injectors.

Sent from my...
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 02-07-2019, 08:09 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Yeah you can easily remove all 8 rods. Even check...

Yeah you can easily remove all 8 rods. Even check 3 of the mains with upper on.

I modify these pans from front to rear sump for marine setups. Holds 15qrts in lower. Best design by far if ya...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-04-2019, 06:36 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
50lbs of exhaust pipes and turbo hanging off the...

50lbs of exhaust pipes and turbo hanging off the log manifolds.

Certainly getting supported off bellhousing bolts . ...
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 02-04-2019, 06:29 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
It's a good bit larger actually. There is a...

It's a good bit larger actually. There is a thread on here discussing the differences.

Only issue is, the lml pump is thicker than previous years and requires some machining to fit lbz/lmm front...
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 02-04-2019, 02:45 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Lml pump. Larger dia squirters also. Just...

Lml pump. Larger dia squirters also.

Just buttoning mine back up today.
...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-01-2019, 08:26 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
While waiting for me to get second engine back on...

While waiting for me to get second engine back on its wheels, my welder buddy whipped out these little SS fuel coolers.
...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-01-2019, 08:41 AM
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Posted By kidturbo
My stainless polisher guy complained about...

My stainless polisher guy complained about working around brackets on last set of pipes. So once he's done, I'll add the hangers to support them off these bellhousing bolts.

Certainly don't...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 01-31-2019, 09:08 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Just wrapping for now. Haven't found a...

Just wrapping for now.

Haven't found a suitable water cooled off the shelf housing for S475 platform that could be adapted listed anywhere. Also considered jacketing these turbine housings since...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 01-31-2019, 06:08 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
eBay find.. But that's them... lol Sent from...

eBay find.. But that's them... lol

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Forum: Repower / Transplant 01-31-2019, 05:42 PM
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Posted By kidturbo
Both bottom ends back together, one set of pipes...

Both bottom ends back together, one set of pipes is welded up, and one to go.. Soon as we get injectors back, these shoukd finally be ready to drop into the boat.

Looks like 200% over nozzles...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 01-26-2019, 07:59 AM
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Posted By kidturbo
Flipping back to internals again, 1st set back in...

Flipping back to internals again, 1st set back in their respective holes.

Did I mention how well designed the medium duty oil pans are for performance applications? Like GM designed it for easy...
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-24-2019, 07:42 PM
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Views: 5,988
Posted By kidturbo
Thanks much. I'll give that one a try and see if...

Thanks much. I'll give that one a try and see if clears the airbag code.

Soon as we get everything else onboard happy, gonna switch up to the 04 Tahoe blue/green ecm and toss a flex fuel sensor...
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