BADASS of New England

An automobile club for the enthusiast who enjoys the last of the big GM cars. The rear wheel drive B and D bodys. Chevrolet Impala SS, Caprice, 9C1, Buick Roadmaster, Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser, Cadillac Fleetwood
 
HomeHome  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Who is online?
In total there are 2 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 2 Guests

None

Most users ever online was 101 on Fri Nov 27, 2015 1:40 pm
Latest topics
» 2012 and up Caprice PPV
Sat Dec 03, 2016 4:36 pm by No Moa

» I wasn't even looking for this one, I swear!
Thu Dec 01, 2016 9:52 am by 95brmw

» This forum needs a pulse check.... pics included
Tue Nov 29, 2016 1:04 pm by Grumpy

» 1994 Roadmaster Estate Wagon
Tue Nov 29, 2016 10:15 am by lvd2340

» Who're You callin a Turkey?
Thu Nov 24, 2016 1:32 pm by 802

» New Ride
Thu Nov 17, 2016 8:17 am by silverfox103

» Complete SS interior.
Thu Oct 27, 2016 1:35 pm by No Moa

» 2016 9th Annual Roundup, List of Attendees
Tue Oct 18, 2016 1:04 am by MASShole9C1

» Pictures from the 2016 Roundup
Mon Oct 17, 2016 8:03 pm by toomanytoyz

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
December 2016
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
CalendarCalendar

Share | 
 

 WANTED really cheap early 90's deville

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
GasTT



Posts : 2675
Join date : 2009-01-19
Age : 28
Location : Treasure Coast, FL

PostSubject: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Thu Mar 05, 2009 10:38 am

I am looking for a 90-93 deville with 4.9L motor. It can be wrecked, beat down, as long as the front clip is in tact. I am looking to do a V8 swap into my Oldsmobile 88. These cars ride on the same platform and have an identical engine bay. I want to put the 4.9L engine/trans and any mounting stuff I need from the caddy so I need the whole car. I also need the front suspension to compensate for the additional weight. LMK if you guys come across any decent mileage $500 devilles.

I can picture it now.





Back to top Go down
JRS9C1



Posts : 434
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 26
Location : Bethel ME

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:09 am

I wish I was as ambitious as you

Sad
Back to top Go down
GasTT



Posts : 2675
Join date : 2009-01-19
Age : 28
Location : Treasure Coast, FL

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:22 am

I always have crazy ideas about V8's in fwd cars they didnt go in. Originally, last year I wanted to put that same V8 in a 1991 Cutlass I had. This swap is pretty straight forward.... I think. I am also going to be putting an LT1 in my Caprice when the warm weather comes.
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:47 pm

Find a pontiac fiero, and a cadillac. And put the caddy drivetrain in the fiero. cheers
Back to top Go down
GasTT



Posts : 2675
Join date : 2009-01-19
Age : 28
Location : Treasure Coast, FL

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:37 pm

That has been done hundreds of times. How many FWD Oldsmobile 88's are out there running a V8 under the hood? Very Happy

Plus, I don't like the fiero. I prefer full size sedans.
Back to top Go down
Fishah



Posts : 1118
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 29
Location : Chicago, IL

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Thu Mar 05, 2009 11:55 pm

GasTT wrote:
That has been done hundreds of times. How many FWD Oldsmobile 88's are out there running a V8 under the hood? Very Happy


None, bcuz it's retarted.
Back to top Go down
GasTT



Posts : 2675
Join date : 2009-01-19
Age : 28
Location : Treasure Coast, FL

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Fri Mar 06, 2009 12:30 am

That is your opinion.

You won't be saying that when I post tire roasting V8 sounding videos with it.

Sorry, I like to do things out of the ordinary.
Back to top Go down
Fishah



Posts : 1118
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 29
Location : Chicago, IL

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Fri Mar 06, 2009 12:43 am

White93ltz wrote:


None, bcuz it's retarted.



GasTT wrote:


You won't be saying that when I post tire roasting V8 sounding videos with it.


LOL I'm not sure I won't be.

It's an interesting idea for sure.... Just not sure if it's worth all the trouble.
Back to top Go down
GasTT



Posts : 2675
Join date : 2009-01-19
Age : 28
Location : Treasure Coast, FL

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Fri Mar 06, 2009 12:57 am

It's probably not. But I've had the idea to put that V8 engine in something that originally came with a V6 for over a year. And I just realized the deville and my 88 are the same car. Perfect match. I love V8 engine torque and exhaust note. I love my 88 but it does not have balls. The more practical swap would be a supercharged L67. But no V6 engine can recreate a V8 exhaust note.

This but coming from the rear of my Oldsmobile.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3satT2lOvuw
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Fri Mar 06, 2009 5:04 am

It sounds like a fun swap. cheers Go for it. Very Happy
Back to top Go down
bammax



Posts : 2301
Join date : 2009-02-22
Age : 35
Location : Mansfield, Ma

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Fri Mar 06, 2009 8:00 pm

You'r going to be sorely suprised when your done. The problem with decent power at the front wheels comes from the torque-steer issue.

You want to really see a cool outside of the box car then go look up the SC3.8 Cavalier that someone on the j-body forum built. It needed a whole front clip custom built to keep the engine from ripping out the motor mounts. Seemed that the engine wanted to rotate alot more than the car wanted to hold it.
Back to top Go down
toomanytoyz
Club President


Posts : 6870
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 40
Location : East Hampstead, NH USA

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Fri Mar 06, 2009 11:29 pm

Neat idea. But you'll still be spinning the WRONG WHEELS!!!!! tongue

_________________
Bill "The Verb" Crovo - Resident Car Slut & Unicorn Hunter

A Toasted Marshmallow, A Long German, A Lame Suburban and expensive dreams...
Missing all my previous B's, D's and V... Sad
American Ricer
www.badassofne.net
"Ooooh! Look! Something shiny!"
NO MORE UNICORNS!!!!!

LOWER IT!!! Wink
Back to top Go down
http://impalass.uniquekind.net/
GasTT



Posts : 2675
Join date : 2009-01-19
Age : 28
Location : Treasure Coast, FL

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Mon Mar 16, 2009 3:33 pm

Not if I do it in reverse! MUHAHAHAHA
Back to top Go down
LiveFreeorDieTryin



Posts : 90
Join date : 2009-02-14
Location : Monroe, Wisconsin

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Mon Mar 16, 2009 8:37 pm

so wait... that deville is an H or C body?? And if so, why is it some much uglier than the others??
Back to top Go down
toomanytoyz
Club President


Posts : 6870
Join date : 2009-01-20
Age : 40
Location : East Hampstead, NH USA

PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Mon Mar 16, 2009 9:32 pm

GasTT wrote:
Not if I do it in reverse! MUHAHAHAHA

Nope. Still wrong.

_________________
Bill "The Verb" Crovo - Resident Car Slut & Unicorn Hunter

A Toasted Marshmallow, A Long German, A Lame Suburban and expensive dreams...
Missing all my previous B's, D's and V... Sad
American Ricer
www.badassofne.net
"Ooooh! Look! Something shiny!"
NO MORE UNICORNS!!!!!

LOWER IT!!! Wink
Back to top Go down
http://impalass.uniquekind.net/
Guest
Guest



PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Sun Mar 22, 2009 7:24 pm

I found one for you for $399. it is a 1990 fleetwood fwd.
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: WANTED really cheap early 90's deville   Today at 7:50 pm

Back to top Go down
 
WANTED really cheap early 90's deville
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» WANTED really cheap early 90's deville
» 1994 Caprice LS (LT1) for sale CHEAP
» Wanted ~ Purple Apple Snails
» The Early Crown Lynn Shape 38 vase
» TOTAL DETAIL Sd Kfz 252, 253 & early 250

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
BADASS of New England :: NE marketplace :: Cars for sale or wanted-
Jump to: