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Forum: THE LOBBY Today, 10:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,537
Posted By Sirrotica
Yes Jack, I remember working with my dad on a I-6...

Yes Jack, I remember working with my dad on a I-6 216 that was originally a chevy truck chassis that someone had converted to a stationary power plant for a ski tow. I remember asking him about the...
Forum: THE LOBBY Yesterday, 09:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 330
Posted By Sirrotica
I have had 2 medical office visits cancelled last...

I have had 2 medical office visits cancelled last week, one for the endocrinologist, (diabetes) and one for the pulmonary doctor, for the evaluation of my asthma/COPD test. These both turned into...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-31-2020, 08:23 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,983
Posted By Sirrotica
The one I do have is on a V8 diesel, (6.5 turbo...

The one I do have is on a V8 diesel, (6.5 turbo diesel). I like the sound of it, but the exhaust is also running through a turbo, before the muffler. I've listened to sound clips off these mufflers...
Forum: THE LOBBY 03-29-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 386
Posted By Sirrotica
Thing is as many people here that call a LS...

Thing is as many people here that call a LS engine a chevy engine, it isn't, it's a true corporate engine. It's just as difficult to put one in a chevy truck as it is to put one in any A or F body...
Forum: THE LOBBY 03-29-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 778
Posted By Sirrotica
I'm also from PA, formerly from Erie to be exact....

I'm also from PA, formerly from Erie to be exact. We also had a law in 1980 ish on the books that did not permit self serve gasoline dispensers operated by unauthorized personnel.

The idea was...
Forum: Electrical Tech 03-29-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By Sirrotica
If the headlights don't work it's not the...

If the headlights don't work it's not the ignition switch.

You need a VOM, or at a minimum a test light to find where the current stops after it leaves the battery.
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-29-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,983
Posted By Sirrotica
This is the only reference on PY I found with the...

This is the only reference on PY I found with the search function:

https://forums.maxperformanceinc.com/forums/showthread.php?514233&p=2859349#post2859349

Seems C. Cass wasn't impressed with...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-29-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,983
Posted By Sirrotica
I try to read most all the muffler threads posted...

I try to read most all the muffler threads posted on PY, and I don't believe I've seen any reference to the Aero Turbine XL series. I have a 4 inch XL on my 6.5 turbo diesel dually, and I really like...
Forum: THE LOBBY 03-27-2020, 01:31 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 17,404
Posted By Sirrotica
I guess that's the downside of the state spending...

I guess that's the downside of the state spending your money for you Jack. You know they are much smarter than a mere citizen when it comes to spending your money for you.................LOL
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-26-2020, 03:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 575
Posted By Sirrotica
Since in my later years I worked on a lot of...

Since in my later years I worked on a lot of rental and customer equipment in the material handling, and aerial lift industry, I have seen first hand equipment that as you say either had a leak in...
Forum: Pontiac - Race 03-25-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 444
Posted By Sirrotica
If you buy an aftermarket adapter from chevy...

If you buy an aftermarket adapter from chevy pattern to BOP, you'll have a spacer. Jegs sell them for around $50.

https://www.jegs.com/i/JEGS/555/60172/10002/-1

Not sure why you need a spacer,...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-25-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By Sirrotica
Typically the hydraulic/power steering pump on...

Typically the hydraulic/power steering pump on an automobile runs with a relief pressure around 800/1000 PSI. On a forklift or similar equipment, it may be 2000/2500 PSI, or roughly 2-3 times most...
Forum: The Body Shop TECH 03-24-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By Sirrotica
Yes, as I said, either grind off all the flux...

Yes, as I said, either grind off all the flux residue, or sand blast it, two ways to arrive at the same end result. The flux residue is smooth and slippery, just like glass, you'll never get anything...
Forum: The Body Shop TECH 03-24-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By Sirrotica
I learned many years ago when a panel is brazed...

I learned many years ago when a panel is brazed to another piece of metal that you absolutely have to get rid of the glassy looking residue that comes from the melting of the flux used on the brazing...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-24-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 575
Posted By Sirrotica
A good portion of whatever gets past the air...

A good portion of whatever gets past the air filter ends up in the oil, choose accordingly. On my dirt track cars, I always stacked the round stock type filters as high as the hood allowed.
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Forum: THE LOBBY 03-22-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,974
Posted By Sirrotica
When I was 12 YO(1965) there was a guy in our...

When I was 12 YO(1965) there was a guy in our neighborhood that had a 63 Impala, 409/409HP 4 speed 4.11 gear, headers. What a nightmare those were trying to hook them up to the stock exhaust on an X...
Forum: THE LOBBY 03-21-2020, 11:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 525
Posted By Sirrotica
Probably unknown to most people on here, that...

Probably unknown to most people on here, that Kenny Rogers was a major player in Sprint car racing as a car owner. He also had a major stake in the Gambler chassis company in Hendersonville TN, which...
Forum: 68-69 GTO Tempest & LeMans TECH 03-21-2020, 12:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 256
Posted By Sirrotica
The reason the fan runs at slow speed is to keep...

The reason the fan runs at slow speed is to keep air circulating in the air box to prevent mold/mildew from growing, especially in a car with A/C that is dropping moisture into the air box when the...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-20-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 575
Posted By Sirrotica
So your'e telling me you can do a t400 and a GV...

So your'e telling me you can do a t400 and a GV setup for less than a good 4L80E and a $50 adapter plate, please list the numbers.

All my trucks are diesels, because I won't have a chevy engine...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-20-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 626
Posted By Sirrotica
When the guy cuts the filter open and displays...

When the guy cuts the filter open and displays the guts as he disassembles the filter, I'm at a loss as to how someone can be deceived????

Then you have two or more videos with different people...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-20-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 626
Posted By Sirrotica
No need to cut open any oil filters, You tube has...

No need to cut open any oil filters, You tube has dozens of filter cutaways and reviews on video, all makes models and brands.
Forum: Members Helping Members 03-20-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 250
Posted By Sirrotica
Same symptom and sounds as my wife's Vibe, at low...

Same symptom and sounds as my wife's Vibe, at low speeds, waah, waah, waah, as speeds increase the frequency does also. I had to wait on the part from Amazon and she continued to drive it, it...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-20-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 575
Posted By Sirrotica
Looks good for it's age........:thumbup: I...

Looks good for it's age........:thumbup:

I believe you'll be happy with a 4L80E behind a 389. My 93 4X4 chevy dually and my 95 2X4 3500HD box truck both have the original transmissions. The 93...
Forum: THE LOBBY 03-20-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 17,404
Posted By Sirrotica
I saw a husband and wife that were interviewed in...

I saw a husband and wife that were interviewed in FL on the beach along with all the spring breakers. He was probably mid 30s and I assume his wife was like age, saying that they were on their...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 03-20-2020, 09:43 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,491
Posted By Sirrotica
I guess I know why I never use Fram filters, I...

I guess I know why I never use Fram filters, I surely wouldn't feel all warm and fuzzy using the HP series over the standard $3.88 sold at Walmart filter. I even went to You tube to make sure they...
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