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  1. LSx Forum
    so my plan is to swap an lsx into my 1971 nova..someday. i know for mounts and oil pan i want to go with autokraft mainly because it looks like the easiest option. but im still trying to find what the best and easiest swap for the fuel system. any ideas? thank you! also im thinking of going...
  2. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Hi all, I have been floating for a while and really like the idea of the ls1 brake upgrade for my 64 wagon but I am not really sure I want to fork out for 17"s right away, so here is what I would like to know. Coming from the G-body scene the big up grade was the early 2000 blazer dual piston...
  3. Church Boys Racing
    Well it has been way too long since I have enjoyed my high school ride on the street. I have recently switched gears from dedicated drag car to an street warrior. I removed the all aluminum 421 sbc for an LS3 416 from Mast Motorsports, the dyno sheet stats that it made 578hp and 535ft/lbs. I...
  4. Drivetrain & Performance
    Hey everybody. My '71 has been sitting at my house in Washington while I've been stationed in San Diego for the Navy for the last 4 years. I have about a year left down here, and I am starting to get the itch again:devil:... I have a 383 stroker in her right now, I have always wanted to drop...
  5. Church Boys Racing
    Well got got a PM from chuck giving me the OK to start a thread. He told me awhile back about CBR trying to fit so LS header into the "stock sub frame". I know they had some difficulty with a long tube header. So today chuck said it will be closer to a shorty. Chuck did say these will be...
  6. Drivetrain & Performance
    I have a 1962 Chevy II convertible with an LSx/6-speed swap and a TCI front clip, and I'm looking for info on putting some long tube headers on it... I know the Novas are pretty tight for clearance on the headers, and I have some Hooker shortys that will work, but I'm looking for better power...
  7. Drivetrain & Performance
    OK so i've read some articles and threads but still don't get it?? whats the hype about LS Engines? Are they worth the expense and wiring nightmare :eek: ?? Iam an old skool rodder and understand basic theory : cubic inches are cubic inches right?? Don't mean to sound stupid but...can someone...
  8. Drivetrain & Performance
    I'm trying to make a shopping list for a ls1 swap into a 63' Nova. What do i do for motor mounts! Are there ones I can buy or do I have to make some and if I do, how?!
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