project astro

project astro

Postby lv383 [OP] » December 8th 2009, 3:22am

i'm doing an v8 swap and i was wondering did anybody run some oil cooler lines and what kind of rad did u use. i been looking but dont know what to get. can i run dual ele fan or will the cooling be a problem. thx
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Re: project astro

Postby webcat » December 8th 2009, 4:11am

Nice !!!!! I see you have a Vortec intake on there , what are you gonna run for induction? :thumbup:
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Postby lv383 [OP] » December 8th 2009, 4:29am

i have a holley 4bbl tbi but waiting on the sftware. will be running a/c during some summer driving and i'm doing the custom interor myself with a little help. but right now, i'm concentrating on the cooling and tbi, the trans is in the shop now and running 373 gears. i repaired most of my wires that needed it till i find a newor decent used harness. thx
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Re: project astro

Postby webcat » December 8th 2009, 4:38am

Hope you keep us updated with pictures , looks like its gonna be a good project !
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Postby Mr_Bowtie » December 9th 2009, 3:28am

What about running the stock oil cooler unit off a 4.3L and run the lines to an external oil cooler seperate from the radiator? Or you could try the stock radiator and oil cooler on the V8, but it probably won't cut it. :think:
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