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Forum: In The Pits
07-20-2012, 08:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By hvychvy

Roxboro is near the area, Piedmont is just West...

Roxboro is near the area, Piedmont is just West between Greensboro and Burlington,Farmington is Probably about 1.5 hrs from RDU area. You will be pleased with the # of tracks within 2hrs of the area.
Forum: Engine Tech
01-03-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 839
Posted By hvychvy

I had the same issue last season. I dropped the...

I had the same issue last season. I dropped the front of pan as your friend said and sealed it up. It would still leak or seep a little on the trailer or when the engine was cold. I ran all year...
03-17-2011, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,704
Posted By hvychvy

jet extensions

If I put jet extensions in my 750 demon and remove the power valve then how much do I need to fatten up my rear jets.
Forum: Engine Tech
11-04-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,444
Posted By hvychvy

Brodix IK200, about the best bang for your buck....

Brodix IK200, about the best bang for your buck. I'm in the same situation as you with kids budget and all,I got those heads on my 383 with KB pistons and from my time slips the hp with a small cam...
Forum: Engine Tech
11-19-2009, 05:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By hvychvy

Thanks guys I got the kit yesterday and I'm going...

Thanks guys I got the kit yesterday and I'm going to put them in tonight.
Forum: Engine Tech
11-18-2009, 04:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By hvychvy

Thanks, that's what I thought just wasn't sure,...

Thanks, that's what I thought just wasn't sure, so I came to the RJ braintrust.
Forum: Engine Tech
11-17-2009, 04:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 885
Posted By hvychvy

header evac

I have a 1983 s-10 w/ 383sbc, iron heads "nuthin fancy" just a weekend toy. I have purchased the moroso header evac kit and I need to know how far from the collector this pipe inserts should be...
Forum: Transmission
06-07-2009, 08:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

Exactly, I questioned the tranny guy on that...

Exactly, I questioned the tranny guy on that myself, it had a plugged off modulator on it when it went to him the second time, but when I got it back this last time he had put an old one in . I asked...
Forum: Transmission
06-07-2009, 05:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

Yes I'm sure its coming from the modulator. I've...

Yes I'm sure its coming from the modulator. I've got to get a glide before this racing season glides right on by me. I will get this 400 fixed if I have to replace the valve body, pump or even the...
Forum: Transmission
06-07-2009, 05:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

I am in N. Carolina close to Winston-Salem , and...

I am in N. Carolina close to Winston-Salem , and it's an 1983 s-10 probably 2800-2900 lbs.
Forum: Transmission
06-06-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

I am not going to give up on the 400, I put it...

I am not going to give up on the 400, I put it back in this last time and we hooked a pressure gage to it. When I put it in reverse on jack stands at the gage jumped from really low pressure to...
Forum: Transmission
04-21-2009, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

I think my tranny guy is really close to fixing...

I think my tranny guy is really close to fixing the problem, he left a message on my cell that he'd taken it apart about three times checking tolerances and such shouyld get it back this week. I turn...
Forum: Transmission
04-13-2009, 02:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

Since I'm having so much trouble with this 400, I...

Since I'm having so much trouble with this 400, I think about a glide daily. My tranny guy gave an empty 350 case so I could fab up a new crossmember to fit a glide or 350.
Forum: Transmission
04-12-2009, 02:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

no no, but thanks for looking out for me I guess...

no no, but thanks for looking out for me I guess maybe I could have put it differently. I got ripped when I bought the tranny,and honestly I wish I had got a 350 instead, Live and learn, but again...
Forum: Transmission
04-12-2009, 10:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

sorry kwkracing ! yes he has the tranny apart and...

sorry kwkracing ! yes he has the tranny apart and is ordering a new hub and putting it back together with some changes from the first time. I believe my tranny guy is a stand up guy , he works days...
Forum: Transmission
04-12-2009, 10:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

no he is not asking for more money the truck...

no he is not asking for more money the truck never made a pass, so he is going thru it again on warranty, and I didn't buy it from him to start with. I just want opinions or tips that maybe I can add...
Forum: Transmission
04-11-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,241
Posted By hvychvy

400th problems

thanks in advance, any help is greatly appreciated
ok so here is my problem I have a 1983 s-10 383 sbc, 9", 4-link and 400th with reverse manual valve body 4500 stall and I keep breaking drive hub,...
12-21-2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,107
Posted By hvychvy

Farmington 10 miles Piedmont 35 miles ...

Farmington 10 miles
Piedmont 35 miles
Wilkesboro 40 miles
Mooresville 1.5hr
Z-max 2hrs

I'm right there with you racefab, gotta love NC!
04-12-2008, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 712
Posted By hvychvy

thanks us7race the two people I wanted to hear...

thanks us7race the two people I wanted to hear from on this question have chimed right in. Thanks guys.
04-11-2008, 05:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 712
Posted By hvychvy

thanks I had read somewhere a long time ago that...

thanks I had read somewhere a long time ago that #150 +/- depending on total weight or hp ???? thanks man! do you still have the truck in your avatar I thought I saw it for sale not to long ago.
04-11-2008, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 712
Posted By hvychvy

s-10 spring wieght

I have a backhalved 1983 s-10 with a 9", four link,with coilovers the springs I have on the shocks seem to be weak. I can easily push the truck down and bottom the shocks out. My question is what is...
03-10-2008, 08:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,589
Posted By hvychvy

moser in Indiana,best price, good job, fairly...

moser in Indiana,best price, good job, fairly good turn around time about 2 weeks.
Forum: Engine Tech
06-09-2007, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,858
Posted By hvychvy

Bjuice , I live just outside the Winston-Salem...

Bjuice ,
I live just outside the Winston-Salem limits, but my favorite state is SC. My mom has some land down on Lake Wateree so we're down south as much as possible. I lived in the Clemson/Anderson...
Forum: Engine Tech
06-04-2007, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,858
Posted By hvychvy

thanks guys, having never this kind of problem...

thanks guys, having never this kind of problem before I didn't know exactly what direction to go . This NC country boy believes he is getting his corn shucked. I think I'll pay him what I owe him and...
Forum: Transmission
06-03-2007, 11:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 931
Posted By hvychvy

driveshaft

can the 90's chevy truck drive shafts be cut down and used or would this justbe a waste of time. they are huge and appear to be aluminum
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