1993 GMC TYPHOON

Started on Oct. 26 by Blacksmith

Ride Rating

9

TE-45,50lb. INJECTORS. ITS GETTING FRESHENED UP THIS WINTER ALONG WITH THE TRANS AND VORTEC HEADS

3 comments on this ride

Latest updates

Feb. 03

More troubles......

This past year has not been my year. first the transmission gave up the ghost, now a little smoke at start up and a misfire. And after investigating, found the culprit. Apparently, 10 gallons of 91 octane mixed with 8 ...

Oct. 14

Shit....forgot this.

Forgot to install this anti-clunk spring in the low reverse clutch housing. And for those of you who don't know anything about 700-r4 transmissions, this spring goes in the very bottom of the transmission. Oops. But it is back in ...

Oct. 14

More transmission troubles.....

Found the forward clutches to show signs of troubles also.

Oct. 14

Transmission finally gave up!

Was driving on the highway about 65 and the trans quit pulling. So I pulled it apart and found out why. Explanation is not necessary......

March 01

What a large foot print

Bought some Nitto NT-05s to be on my wheels. P 275/40-17 in the front and excessively wide P315/35-17 in the rear. It tends to road walk a little bit (actually a lot) but it looks too bad ass to compromise ...

March 01

Got some wheels

I bought some wheels last year and I am finally getting around to posting an update.Chrome ZR-1 wheels 17x9.5 in the front and 17x11 in the rear. I think they look pretty good. A whole lot better than those crappy ...

Nov. 29

BETTER BRAKING

I decided to better my braking on the Typhoon. I installed LS1 rear disc brakes. I purchased the park brake shoe backing plates for both sides. I found some brake parts on craigslist. The did the usual steps for removing ...

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Comments

Dec 16, 2010 11:49 a.m.
RoosterSauce:
Sweeeet.... so, how much horsepowers are ya thinkin so far?
Aug 6, 2011 8:34 p.m.
donalson:
*in best red-riding voice* my what a large intercooler you have... looks sweet man... needs engine bay pics though :)
Aug 8, 2011 5:15 a.m.
snipes:
Hell Ya! about time we had one of theses on here.

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