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Is there an EGR block off kit for an 87-92 Camaro?

Is there an EGR block off kit for an 87-92 Camaro?

This is a L98 TPI EGR block off kit and comes with both, the EGR and exhaust tube block off plates. This kit fits Chevy SMALL BLOCK L98 TPI intakes. Fel-Pro gasket # 71098 or 70954. Will fit all 87-92 305 TPI and 87-92 350 TPI engines.

How does the throttle body control the engine?

The throttle body controls the amount of air that is let into the engine. It is controlled by the throttle which opens a butterfly valve, allowing different amounts of air in during acceleration. If you’re experiencing lack of power or rough idle this may indicate throttle body problems.

What to do if your throttle body is dirty?

Your computer may also turn on the Check Engine light and put the car into “limp home mode”. In some cases, dirt can build up on the throttle body, and cleaning it may resolve the issue. If you still have problems, it can also be replaced. At O’Reilly Auto Parts, we offer throttle body cleaners and parts to help you with your repair.

How to remove EGR from a Camaro Firebird?

Kit allows you to remove EGR TPI, these are 100% CNC machined in the U.S.A from 3/8 thick 6061-T6 aluminum so they will not warp and comes with stainless steel socket head cap screws. This is a L98 TPI EGR block off kit and comes with both, the EGR and exhaust tube block off plates.

Which is the weakest link in the Chevy L98?

The car ran 14.50 stock and my current best is 13.49. The weakest link in the L98 is the intake manifold. They respond like a smallblock Chevy to mods otherwise.

How much torque does a 92 Camaro have?

Ran 13.00 in a 92 camaro with stock torque converter/trans/2.73 rear axle. 58mm TB, chip and 32lb inj’s. Good heads and cam tuned for the rpm range of the manifold will make LOTS of torque.

How to get more horsepower out of a corvette L98?

The engine was also available as a performance upgrade for the Pontiac Firebird and Chevrolet Camaro. Because it was used in several performance vehicles, there are a variety of performance aftermarket parts available for L98 powered Corvettes which increase horsepower when installed.

What kind of engine does a Camaro L98 have?

The L98 for the Camaro was rated at 225 horsepower at 4,400 rpm with 330 foot-pounds at 2,800 rpm. The L98 on the 1987 Camaro IROC Z28 did 0 to 60 in 6.6 seconds, compared to 6.2 seconds done by the Corvette.

What was the tpi on the corvette L98?

TPI worked by injecting fuel into each cylinder. TPI was controlled by a mini computer called the Electronic Control Module. In 1987, the L98 on the Corvette received roller hydraulic valve lifters, which boosted horsepower up to 240 at 4,000 rpm.

What was the horsepower of a 1985 Ford L98?

The Base L98. In 1985, the L98 5.7-liter, small-block V-8 displaced 350 cubic-inches and had an overhead valve configuration with cast-iron blocks. The engine had a bore and stroke of 4.0 x 3.48 inches with a compression ratio of 9.0:1. The L98 was rated at 230 horsepower at 4,000 rpm with 330 foot-pounds of torque at 3,200 rpm.

What was the last year the corvette L98 was made?

In 1988, the L98 was tweaked for the last time on the Corvette. Modified aluminum cylinder heads were inserted onto the engine, which allowed the engine to breathe better, and the camshaft was revised. The modifications boosted horsepower by 5. The revised L98 had an output rating of 245 at 4,000 rpm and the torque remained the same.

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Ruth Doyle