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 4 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 4 Guests

None

Most users ever online was 101 on Fri Nov 27, 2015 1:40 pm
Latest topics
» 1996 Impala console and shifter for sale
Yesterday at 5:31 pm by BostonChevy

» Looking for a fender and hood 96 Caprice
Yesterday at 11:05 am by No Moa

» WTB OBD1 Hypertech for 94 Roadmaster and 9c1 center caps
Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:41 pm by CrashMaster

» Badass Cruise 2017
Tue Jan 17, 2017 5:51 am by bowtiepimp

» Looking for GMC caps
Sun Jan 15, 2017 8:31 pm by silverfox103

» WOnder why there is no picture?
Sun Jan 01, 2017 1:51 pm by 802

» 93 Roadmaster sedan on Craig's List
Fri Dec 30, 2016 11:18 pm by Matt Trakker

» 93 Roadmaster on Craig's List
Wed Dec 28, 2016 6:43 pm by silverton34c

» 39K RMW ?
Wed Dec 28, 2016 3:16 pm by Matt Trakker

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
January 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
CalendarCalendar

Share | 
 

 Replace W/P and Intake again today.

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
Fishah



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

PostSubject: Replace W/P and Intake again today.   Mon Aug 31, 2009 3:47 pm

Started smelling coolant while sitting in traffic today. Some of you may know how I've replace the Intake gasket on my car 4 times already. I knew it was leaking a little bit.... but never got bad.

I've known my WP has had a spun bearing for a while also.

Decided to replace both of them today at work. Mostly because I got the pump and Intake set for the grand total of $48.

Went pretty smoothly this time - mostly with Warrens (Our shops mechanic) help. We used a Ford RTV. Warren said it's his favorite.

I'm kind of afraid to fill it with coolant and turn it on. Part of me wants to let it sit overnight. What do you guys think?

Anyway, I hope this is the last time I ever do this.. I only regret not replacing the timing chain while I was in there. Oh well.


Last edited by White93ltz on Mon Aug 31, 2009 4:21 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



PostSubject: Re: Replace W/P and Intake again today.   Mon Aug 31, 2009 4:16 pm

Let it sit overnight. Tomorrow retorque. Call it a day. TBI FTMFW!
Back to top Go down
toomanytoyz
Club President


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

PostSubject: Re: Replace W/P and Intake again today.   Mon Aug 31, 2009 4:40 pm

We should be asking YOU how to do this by now! Smile

I like Permatex "The Right Stuff" cuz it sets up quick and works great. It also happens to dry the same metallic charcoal color that I like to paint my engines. Wink

_________________
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/
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Replace W/P and Intake again today.   Today at 12:08 pm

Back to top Go down
 
Replace W/P and Intake again today.
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» L99 Intake Manifold?
» Where to find the 6AN8 ?
» MGP filming today (update: new pics in thread)
» Threw in the PCM today!
» Air intake mod

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
BADASS of New England :: 91-96 B & D-body tech :: Problems / Maintenance-
Jump to: