Truck How To

Stuff I am using on my projects I've gathered from around the web

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Tuning Terminology and Confusion

Found online while reading some FAQ’s on the HP Tuners forum   Engine Modes Engine Modes There is a bit of confusion over the different modes the computer can enter so im going to try and clear this up for everyone. MAF Closed Loop-MAF is Active, Main...

Best bargain sound deadener/ heat shield

Best bargain sound deadener/ heat shield Blog is a combination of several posts on 67-72 Chevy Truck forum http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/showthread.php?t=708676     To Decrease Sound If you want to decrease sound you need to go with CCF and MLV. Those...

How-To Links and Stories from the interwebs

From various posts, websites, and experiences Wood Bed InfoDoor and WindowRaised Bed FloorTailgate Trunion UpgradeMetal PrepPaint and Body FAQ from Truck Forum Ebonizing Ash The Easy Way for Woodworking Projects http://www.masterseriescoatings.com/index/...

LS Engine Final Assembly

LS Engine Final Assembly Tips From http://www.lsenginediy.com/ls-engine-rebuilds-final-assembly-guide/   LS Engine Rebuilds: Final Assembly Guide   April 18, 2015 by LS Engine DiY It’s been a long road to get to where you’re at right now. Think about it: you...

LS Engine Asembly – from ChevyDIY

Borrowed from http://www.chevydiy.com/ultimate-assembly-guide-ls1-ls4-chevy-engines/     The Ultimate Assembly Guide for LS1-LS4 Chevy Engines   When assembling an engine, a certain sequence needs to be followed. Don’t make any assumptions, as every...

Reset Odometer GM Speedo

Speedometer Reset to all Zero’s From 67-72 Chevy Truck forum http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/showthread.php?t=321688 Basically gotta remove your dash panel….unscrew the speedo from the dash panel tin….remove the pointer by lightly pulling up on...

Parking Brake engaged indicator

From the Truck Forum posted by AirSpeed Parking brake indicator mod, easy project. - The 1947 - Present Chevrolet & GMC Truck Message Board Network Parking brake indicator mod, easy project. 67-72 67-72chevytrucks.com I have driven off with my parking brake partly...

Dakota Digital VHX Gauges

Dakota Digital VHX Gauges for 67-72 Chevy Trucks More info once the installation begins.. Can’t wait! Dakota Digital is proud to introduce the BIM Expansion modules for Dakota Digital VFD and VHX instrument systems. The introduction of the Dakota Digital...

Testing Windshield Wiper Motors

Testing Windshield Wiper Motors Original post by LocDoc on 67-72 Chevy Truck forums A post by LocDoc on the 67-72 truck forums I am posting this in a new thread so it can be added to the FAQ section. It is instructions for testing the wiper motor out of the vehicle. I...

Slosh Tubz

Slosh Tubz Created by Mike Losh Post from the 67-72 Chevy Truck forum Slosh tubz introductory price $559 - The 1947 - Present Chevrolet & GMC Truck Message Board Network Slosh tubz introductory price $559 The 1967-1972 Chevrolet & GMC Pickups Parts Board...

Chub Tubs

Chub Tubs designed by Rob Hartley   Get yours from Rob on the 67-72 Chevy Truck forum New Product: Shortened rear wheel tubs for Slammed rear trucks - The 1947 - Present Chevrolet & GMC Truck Message Board Network New Product: Shortened rear wheel tubs for...

FITech GoEFI Install on Goldmember

Overview of the FITech Go EFI install on project GoldMember Using vendor information and various posts from the 67-72 truck forum along with my personal experiences, I will document the install as best I can. I ordered the FITech Go EFI 4 600hp basic kit #...

Goldmember Audio

Overview of the Audio components I am using in GlodMember   Head unit is a Kenwood KDC-HD545U. Product Highlights: General features: CD player with built-in MOSFET amplifier (22 watts RMS/50 peak x 4 channels) built-in HD Radio tuner with iTunes tagging plays...

Grinding Metal a primer

How to Grind Metal —01 This information is provided here as a re-post from this article on the 67-72 Chevy Truck Forums. there seems to be allot of confusion on how to grind metal, I am gonna try my best at helping everyone out some, I still have more to add, but this...

Sensor Mounting – Accuair

Ride height Sensors Mounting location options Here are some great items to assist in your installation. Collars and Tabs: Go to Mcmaster.com and look for these part numbers. Part# 6436K74 2 Each Two-piece Clamp-on Shaft Collar, Aluminum, 1-1/4″ Bore,...