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Dallas, Georgia
43 yrs old
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2000 Silverado Ext. Cab
ProCharged 5.3L (stock) for the last 5 years...
Best ET [email protected]

new motor being installed this week:
forged LS1, approx. 8.9:1 CR, Patriot Stage III heads...ProCharger being reinstalled w/ smaller pulley...

been on a few other sites for a couple years...just found this one recently...

Al
 

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Welcome to the forum man! Nice lookin truck! Let us know how that engine swap goes!
 

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Welcome to the site!
 

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:sign0016: man sounds like a fun project!!
 

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Welcome to our slice of the cyber world !

Nice ride !!
 

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Welcome to the site, :sign0016:.... sounds like you got yourself a BAMF ride their dude
 

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Welcome. I,ve got a 2000 Silverado 5.3, but nothing like yours I guess. Completely stock.
 

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thanks for the warm welcome everyone!
picked up tranny yesterday...
motor is ready to drop in after a long day today...
motor should be bolted in tomorrow...
tranny in Thursday...
hopefully running by this weekend...
 

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oh...and for any doubters...the motor I just pulled has 218k miles on it, w/ ProCharger since 70k...original tranny had 214k when it was pulled...
neither the motor nor tranny EVER failed!
tranny is in my basement...motor is joining it soon...
 

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Nice looking truck man, looks like you've got already got some time and money into as it is. Don't forget to post the results after the new mods!

And welcome to the forum!
 

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fired the motor up for the first time yesterday!
gonna button up a few things today and hopefully drive her over to the exhaust shop...
 

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exhaust is done...did some idle tuning today...still a few wrinkles to iron out...
idles good...a/f is good...
felt good under boost!
 
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