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Old 09-12-2017, 12:13 AM   #901
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Re: Owen's C10

It's been a while since I read about the progress on the truck...all I can say is WOW! It looks great!!!
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Old 09-12-2017, 08:27 AM   #902
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congrats on getting to drive and enjoy it. Quick question, what backspacing are you running on your front mobsteel wheels? I think I remember them being 20x9 but couldn't remember what backspacing you were running.
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Old 09-12-2017, 03:03 PM   #903
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Does the heat wrap on the intake serve a purpose? Never seen that done before except on turbo cars.
Well actually...it covers up the hole in the tube where I cut the tube for the pvc thingy off and patched it. And also it's gotta keep some of the heat from the fans and rad blowing on it only inches away...?
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Old 09-19-2017, 07:00 PM   #904
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If anyone cares, I attended a couple local shows on the weekend. lol.
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Old 09-19-2017, 08:07 PM   #905
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Yep seen some pics on Instagram.
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Old 09-25-2017, 10:40 AM   #906
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Truck looks good! That little trophy is pretty cool.
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Old 10-25-2017, 09:18 PM   #907
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I have followed your build since day one.You have simply done some amazing work.Craftsmanship in your own details.Congratulations on your great accomplishment !
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Old 10-30-2017, 01:47 PM   #908
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I have followed your build since day one.You have simply done some amazing work.Craftsmanship in your own details.Congratulations on your great accomplishment !
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Old 12-05-2017, 09:41 PM   #909
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anything new?
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Old 12-05-2017, 10:08 PM   #910
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your clear coat makes me want to go swimming in it
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Old 12-06-2017, 01:42 PM   #911
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I really like this build. For a few pages I was watching your power steering reservoir ..I see you turned it up.
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Old 12-06-2017, 08:54 PM   #912
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anything new?
nothing new yet... just waiting for the "truck fund" to replenish itself, I have a few things planned like side windows, interior, heat/ac, and finish the bed.
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I really like this build. For a few pages I was watching your power steering reservoir ..I see you turned it up.
actually I was waiting on a f-body reservoir, which has a top filler, in hindsight I should've bought a new pump and went with a remote reservoir...
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Old 12-08-2017, 02:35 PM   #913
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I may have missed it, can you give me some info on your alternator and P/S mounting to the motor? Just using a fixed adjustment, not tensioner? Who built or what brand is your engine wiring harness?

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Old 12-10-2017, 05:33 PM   #914
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I may have missed it, can you give me some info on your alternator and P/S mounting to the motor? Just using a fixed adjustment, not tensioner? Who built or what brand is your engine wiring harness?

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The alt/power steering mounts are from ICT Billet, got them from Summit. it has a turnbuckle for adjustment. the harness is from PSI that I reworked quite a bit to go where I wanted it to..
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Old 12-11-2017, 11:08 AM   #915
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And you switched to 98-02 LS-1 power steeering pump? The intake came from summit as well? How do you like the intake? Does it use the truck injectors? Thanks for all the info.

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Old 12-18-2017, 04:20 PM   #916
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I'm not that familiar with the 98-02 Camaro (LS-1) power steering pump, can a remote resivoir be used with it?

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Old 12-18-2017, 06:24 PM   #917
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And you switched to 98-02 LS-1 power steeering pump? The intake came from summit as well? How do you like the intake? Does it use the truck injectors? Thanks for all the info.

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it's just a normal power steering pump but the ICT Billet kit mounts the pump on its side like f-bodys, instead of up/down like others. The pump I have does not have a threaded fitting for a return line or else I could of went with a remote reservoir...would've saved me some headaches. The intake is from summit and was a good price, and looks good, but my tuner guy says it hurts torque. it also has a terrible resonating sound coming from the top that goes away when you put your hand on it probably from the material being too thin. The truck injectors I had to make fit, which means pulling the black plastic cups off the bottom of the injectors to make them fit down in the bores. I also had to cut down the brackets for the fuel rails because of the shorter truck injectors...not a big deal, but now I need bigger injectors since the stock truck injectors are now maxed out.
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Old 12-18-2017, 06:29 PM   #918
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Old 12-19-2017, 10:18 AM   #919
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Thank you for the valuable information. Your truck came out amazing.

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Old 01-23-2018, 06:08 PM   #920
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We had some nice weather on the weekend so I backed the ol' chevy out of the garage for a warm up ....
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Old 01-23-2018, 06:59 PM   #921
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Cold & Cool!
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Old 01-24-2018, 07:57 PM   #922
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Re: Owen's C10

I see you guys don't have much snow as well, I'll be up on Aylen lake over by Barrys bay ice fishin in a couple weeks. I'm not sure on taking the sled.
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Old 02-28-2018, 08:11 PM   #923
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A couple pics of the billet a/c vents and heater controls.. that's about all I've done so far this winter but I do have some new parts ordered, and a few things that I have to get done in the next couple of months..
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Old 03-01-2018, 11:24 AM   #924
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The truck looks Sick bro! Love every single detail you have put in to it!
This is one of the trucks that i hope mine will compare to one day!
Thanks for the inspiration!
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Old 03-01-2018, 08:22 PM   #925
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This is one of the trucks that i hope mine will compare to one day!
Thanks for the inspiration!
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