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12-26-2012 09:19 PM
ChuckG3rd No I don't believe I did, didn't know there was a difference.
12-26-2012 08:44 PM
gearheadslife
Quote:
Originally Posted by vinniekq2 View Post
did you buy a Lunati,"turbo" cam
hint hint..
12-26-2012 08:39 PM
vinniekq2 did you buy a Lunati,"turbo" cam
12-26-2012 08:35 PM
ChuckG3rd
496 build

Lunanti roller cam
12-26-2012 03:26 PM
vinniekq2 did you buy a "turbo" cam?
12-26-2012 11:01 AM
BOBCRMAN@aol.com Better have extremely deep pockets to build an 8.1, as very few parts from a smaller/earlier BBC fit it. Heads have wrong bolt pattern, internals are all oddball dimensions.
12-25-2012 09:13 PM
123pugsy I've only seen heads and intake for the 8.1 from Raylar and Dart.
12-25-2012 06:24 PM
cdminter59
496 engine build

Do you know the effective head volume of your pistons? Also are they flat top or dished. The best heads for power are Afr, Dart, Brodix.
12-25-2012 03:29 PM
ChuckG3rd
496 build

it is a stock 8.1 engine
12-25-2012 11:09 AM
hcompton
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Originally Posted by gearheadslife View Post
is this a factory 8.1ltr mpfi or a 454 stroker based
Or factory LP fleet vehicle.
12-25-2012 11:01 AM
gearheadslife is this a factory 8.1ltr mpfi or a 454 stroker based
12-25-2012 10:37 AM
ChuckG3rd
496 engine build

I have a 496 bbc engine. that was a propane engine before i took it out of my truck. I am putting this engine in a 92 foxbody mustang and wanting to make some performance adjustment to it. I have bought a luncati roller cam, new haromnic balance, new timing chain. i am looking for some heads that woud help produce more power. I have a 400 turbo transmission with an 3500 stall also. and 3.73 performance gears. what are some decent heads for this motor. eventually I want to have a t3/t4 twin turbo to this car. Woud ike to keep it street and strip. any ideas. I do have my msd also for engine.

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