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kornfedb20 12/26/2010 03:40 PM

best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
I'm looking for a golden eagle full conversion kit but don't know a place to get it? I've been looking all over and I'm looki8ng for a reputable place that doesn't cost a lot. The place I've been looking at is robear racing.com I don't know if anyone knows anywhere else that won't cost a lot and is a good place to go through. Is there another ls vtec kit that is any good like the golden eagle kit? What you guys think bout the ge head gasket? Heard good things and bad things. Thanks guys

SupaDave 12/26/2010 07:12 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
Is this the kit and website you're talking about?
http://www.ecrater.com/p/3772689/gol...conversion-kit

What head are you going to use?

if you don't want to spend much money I would get the blackworks ls/vtec kit from jhpusa.com and they also sell the golden eagle full ls/vtec kit for bit more than the website above, but it comes the dowel pins (blackworks does too).
Heres the link:
http://www.jhpusa.com/store/pc/viewP...2&idcategory=0

Haven't heard much about GE head gaskets becuase most use cometic gaskets. I guess if you want one get it.

kornfedb20 12/26/2010 08:03 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
I got a p72 head with a blox intake manifold I'm using. The website I was using was the robearracing.com site that has free shipping on the kit just looking for a good place to order it from.
The bloackworks kit I've heard isn't good something about the oil sandwich plate leaks. And that the headgasket isn't the best either. Unless anyone has used the blackwork kit with headgasket and had no problems with it??

SupaDave 12/26/2010 08:40 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
I don't see the problem with ordering with robearracing.com. Order the golden eagle kit w/ free shipping and do work. It sucks you're on a tight budget or else I would tell ya to piece it together.

kornfedb20 12/26/2010 10:00 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
Yea I wish I wasn't on a low budget either. The head was on my buddies ls/v teggy but he gave me a hell of a deal on it so now I'm trying to make this my dd then build a block I have put back. I'm probably am going to go through them but I wanted to find someone who ordered from them before so I know I won't get ripped off.

SupaDave 12/26/2010 10:54 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
How well can you turn a wrench? I would rather have a full gsr swap for a daily than ls/v. The cost differences are worth it, but maybe other may disagree. I guess its up to you.

kornfedb20 12/27/2010 05:09 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
Does any body know where the dowel pins go on the block I read on the outer side of the exhaust side of the block on each side. Does anyone know??? I can't find a straight up answer.

deadmoans 12/29/2010 09:05 AM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by kornfedb20 (Post 209195)
Does any body know where the dowel pins go on the block I read on the outer side of the exhaust side of the block on each side. Does anyone know??? I can't find a straight up answer.

order it directly from golden eagle:
http://www.goldeneaglemfg.com/

See if this helps with install:
http://www.lightningmotorsports.info/tech_lsvtec.htm

kornfedb20 12/29/2010 02:55 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
Thanks I have a idea now of where the dowel pins go. I just bought a greddy oil sandwich plate from the buddy who sold me his gsr head so all I need is to order the dowel pins, get my ecu and harness adapte and I'm good to go. Thanks!

Bmwz389 04/25/2012 02:51 PM

Re: best place to order ls/vtec kit??
 
Damnit I did it again. Sorry lol


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