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Old Sep 26, 2011, 12:13 PM
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Here are a few pics of my little black Buick. 190,000 miles - unrestored, numbers-matching car.

Stock 3.8L Buick V6 w/LT-1 valve springs, double-roller timing chain & gears. Walbro 340 pump, 42 lb. injectors, Red Armstrong chip. 3" intake, TA49 turbo, stock intercooler w/Duttweiler neck, 3" d/p, 3" cat, dual 2 1/2" mandrel-bent exhaust, ATR Pit-Bulls. Trans rebuilt by Art Carr, 3000 RPM stall converter, HD Eaton posi w/Redline clutch-pack, Richmond 3.42:1 gears, Moser 31-spline forged axles. PST polygraphite bushing kit front & rear, GNX body bushings, GNX frame & body braces, Eibach springs, Bilstien shocks. 52/48 F/R weight ratio. 410 RWHP @ 5,000 RPM; 485 pound-feet of torque @ 2,000 RPM; average torque is 410 pounds from 1500-5150 RPM @ 22 pounds of boost on 100 octane unleaded.

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