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post #3531 of 4409 (permalink) Old 08-01-2018, 05:44 PM Thread Starter
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Nagyís?


No, I think they wouldíve been all right. It was a buddy of a buddies that has a body shop. Usually does good work, but took this on as an evening job and you know that goes.


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9/26/17 80k miles with no issues...

--2015 GMC 3500 SRW/CCLB--

Engine rebuilt @ 170,000 miles due to hole in cylinder #7
First start on 5/13/16

8/29/17 REBUILD 2.0 @ 295k miles


255k miles on 4/1/17, and goin' strong...

S&B Intake, 3" MBRP downpipe, Flo-Pro 5" downpipe back exhaust/no muffler, PPEI tuned no longer, MOONSHINE tuned by Tony @ RidgeRunner, Airdog lift pump...

Monitoring via CTS2

Engine
Fingers Oval Bowl pistons @ 17.5:1 .040 over
Carrillo rods
chromoly pushrods
SoCal Girdle
ATI Super-Damper
ARP main and head studs
Keyed crank and cam
SDP CP3 coversion w/ Sportsman pump

Suspension
305/55/20 MT Baja ATZ P3s on stock 20's...
Kryptonite tie rods/centerlink

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post #3532 of 4409 (permalink) Old 08-01-2018, 05:44 PM
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I had forgotten about that incident. I like the idea of the additional chrome strip. Blue is one of the few colors that screams for chrome trim. No other color, not even black, looks as good with some chrome imho


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post #3533 of 4409 (permalink) Old 08-01-2018, 05:47 PM Thread Starter
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I had forgotten about that incident. I like the idea of the additional chrome strip. Blue is one of the few colors that screams for chrome trim. No other color, not even black, looks as good with some chrome imho


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Agreed. I donít think Iíll ever be to the point that Iíll want to take the moldings off of this one. Curious to see how it looks, Iím thinking itís gonna accent the length of the truck.

9/26/17 80k miles with no issues...

--2015 GMC 3500 SRW/CCLB--

Engine rebuilt @ 170,000 miles due to hole in cylinder #7
First start on 5/13/16

8/29/17 REBUILD 2.0 @ 295k miles


255k miles on 4/1/17, and goin' strong...

S&B Intake, 3" MBRP downpipe, Flo-Pro 5" downpipe back exhaust/no muffler, PPEI tuned no longer, MOONSHINE tuned by Tony @ RidgeRunner, Airdog lift pump...

Monitoring via CTS2

Engine
Fingers Oval Bowl pistons @ 17.5:1 .040 over
Carrillo rods
chromoly pushrods
SoCal Girdle
ATI Super-Damper
ARP main and head studs
Keyed crank and cam
SDP CP3 coversion w/ Sportsman pump

Suspension
305/55/20 MT Baja ATZ P3s on stock 20's...
Kryptonite tie rods/centerlink

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post #3534 of 4409 (permalink) Old 08-01-2018, 06:18 PM
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No, I think they wouldíve been all right. It was a buddy of a buddies that has a body shop. Usually does good work, but took this on as an evening job and you know that goes.


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Iím saying will you use them this time. Lol

Well. I know someone whoís mom is a manager at a large body shop in the big city.
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Iím saying will you use them this time. Lol



Well. I know someone whoís mom is a manager at a large body shop in the big city.


Iíll probably use AutoWorks this time. Theyíve got a location in Holmesville, literally a mile from my place. I personally know the guys there, and know which guy to ask for when it comes to painting. Lol


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9/26/17 80k miles with no issues...

--2015 GMC 3500 SRW/CCLB--

Engine rebuilt @ 170,000 miles due to hole in cylinder #7
First start on 5/13/16

8/29/17 REBUILD 2.0 @ 295k miles


255k miles on 4/1/17, and goin' strong...

S&B Intake, 3" MBRP downpipe, Flo-Pro 5" downpipe back exhaust/no muffler, PPEI tuned no longer, MOONSHINE tuned by Tony @ RidgeRunner, Airdog lift pump...

Monitoring via CTS2

Engine
Fingers Oval Bowl pistons @ 17.5:1 .040 over
Carrillo rods
chromoly pushrods
SoCal Girdle
ATI Super-Damper
ARP main and head studs
Keyed crank and cam
SDP CP3 coversion w/ Sportsman pump

Suspension
305/55/20 MT Baja ATZ P3s on stock 20's...
Kryptonite tie rods/centerlink

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post #3536 of 4409 (permalink) Old 08-06-2018, 07:55 AM Thread Starter
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Towed a trailer full of quads and bikes down to WV this past weekend. Had a blast riding with friends down there! Hoping to go one more time this year...

Truck did surprisingly good considering my valley turbo vanes arenít moving. Stays in boost well when Iím towing, and really likes higher rpms with the SoCal cam I put in. Smokes a good bit off the line since the vanes arenít moving.

Had a few casualties, I had to ride the spare utility on Sunday since my bike engine started acting up. Couple flats, broken chain, etc...

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9/26/17 80k miles with no issues...

--2015 GMC 3500 SRW/CCLB--

Engine rebuilt @ 170,000 miles due to hole in cylinder #7
First start on 5/13/16

8/29/17 REBUILD 2.0 @ 295k miles


255k miles on 4/1/17, and goin' strong...

S&B Intake, 3" MBRP downpipe, Flo-Pro 5" downpipe back exhaust/no muffler, PPEI tuned no longer, MOONSHINE tuned by Tony @ RidgeRunner, Airdog lift pump...

Monitoring via CTS2

Engine
Fingers Oval Bowl pistons @ 17.5:1 .040 over
Carrillo rods
chromoly pushrods
SoCal Girdle
ATI Super-Damper
ARP main and head studs
Keyed crank and cam
SDP CP3 coversion w/ Sportsman pump

Suspension
305/55/20 MT Baja ATZ P3s on stock 20's...
Kryptonite tie rods/centerlink

BUILD THREAD
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Looks like a great time.

How far is for you guys?

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456 HP 925 TQ

2003 RCLB LB7 stock but not for long
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post #3538 of 4409 (permalink) Old 08-06-2018, 08:39 AM Thread Starter
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Looks like a great time.



How far is for you guys?


Bearwallow is the closest one, just a hair over 4 hours. All the rest are between 5-6...


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9/26/17 80k miles with no issues...

--2015 GMC 3500 SRW/CCLB--

Engine rebuilt @ 170,000 miles due to hole in cylinder #7
First start on 5/13/16

8/29/17 REBUILD 2.0 @ 295k miles


255k miles on 4/1/17, and goin' strong...

S&B Intake, 3" MBRP downpipe, Flo-Pro 5" downpipe back exhaust/no muffler, PPEI tuned no longer, MOONSHINE tuned by Tony @ RidgeRunner, Airdog lift pump...

Monitoring via CTS2

Engine
Fingers Oval Bowl pistons @ 17.5:1 .040 over
Carrillo rods
chromoly pushrods
SoCal Girdle
ATI Super-Damper
ARP main and head studs
Keyed crank and cam
SDP CP3 coversion w/ Sportsman pump

Suspension
305/55/20 MT Baja ATZ P3s on stock 20's...
Kryptonite tie rods/centerlink

BUILD THREAD
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Bearwallow is the closest one, just a hair over 4 hours. All the rest are between 5-6...


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Not too bad really.
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Smokes a bit, he says. LOL
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