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PostSubject: New here   Mon Jun 07, 2010 6:53 pm

Hey, my name is Chris. Im the proud owner of a 1995 Riviera. Id had it for about two months now and I really love it. The car has extensive engine work done to it. The engine has been completely rebuilt and only has 20,000 miles on it with the current setup. It has a comp cams custom grind cam, 50# fuel injectors, custom fuel rails, SLP headers, borla exhaust, Walhboro 255 fuel pump, Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado, Custom tune, and a few other things. Car runs a 13.1 at 115 in the quarter with a 2.2 60' time =/. Has a built transmission and quite a few other modifications. How is everybody doing?
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:01 pm

hi buddy!
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:03 pm

Welcome, Chris. Just curious, how many serpentine belts are on your engine?

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PostSubject: Re: New here   Mon Jun 07, 2010 7:07 pm

sounds interesting.
fast buick95 wrote:Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado
wow! how does that work?
can you post a sound bite of your borla setup? that would be great.dont forget pics of your riv too!
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Mon Jun 07, 2010 8:39 pm

Welcome! Nice build!
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Mon Jun 07, 2010 9:49 pm

robotennis61 wrote:
sounds interesting.
fast buick95 wrote:Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado
wow! how does that work?
can you post a sound bite of your borla setup? that would be great.dont forget pics of your riv too!

It's a LQ4 MAF sensor.
You need them for N* setups or if you max your stock maf table.

Is the car black with black trim? (Rivmans old car?)

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PostSubject: Re: New here   Mon Jun 07, 2010 11:11 pm

robotennis61 wrote:
sounds interesting.
fast buick95 wrote:Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado
wow! how does that work?
can you post a sound bite of your borla setup? that would be great.dont forget pics of your riv too!

Robo, we've been through this before - would you for God's sake start using that QUOTE button on the upper right side of the posts...

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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 12:01 am

Mr.Riviera wrote:
robotennis61 wrote:
sounds interesting.
fast buick95 wrote:Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado
wow! how does that work?
can you post a sound bite of your borla setup? that would be great.dont forget pics of your riv too!

It's a LQ4 MAF sensor.
You need them for N* setups or if you max your stock maf table.

Is the car black with black trim? (Rivmans old car?)

I was gonna say that it sounds like his...


Welcome aboard!!!
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 12:55 am

Mr.Riviera wrote:
robotennis61 wrote:
sounds interesting.
fast buick95 wrote:Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado
wow! how does that work?
can you post a sound bite of your borla setup? that would be great.dont forget pics of your riv too!

It's a LQ4 MAF sensor.
You need them for N* setups or if you max your stock maf table.

Is the car black with black trim? (Rivmans old car?)

what the heck is a LQ4MAF?
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 2:29 am

robotennis61 wrote:
Mr.Riviera wrote:
robotennis61 wrote:
sounds interesting.
fast buick95 wrote:Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado
wow! how does that work?
can you post a sound bite of your borla setup? that would be great.dont forget pics of your riv too!

It's a LQ4 MAF sensor.
You need them for N* setups or if you max your stock maf table.

Is the car black with black trim? (Rivmans old car?)

what the heck is a LQ4MAF?

Thank you for quoting... lol

LQ4 is the 6 litre Vortec V8, and MAF is Mass Air Flow sensor.
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 3:22 am

no kiddin! and it just hooks up to a 95?
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 4:03 am

Not exactly "just"...

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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 9:31 am

robotennis61 wrote:
no kiddin! and it just hooks up to a 95?

since he has SLP headers among other things, I'm guessing its the series 2 95. it won't hook up to your 95. Not to worry since your stock TB is only 1 mm smaller than a N*, so its not much of a mod for us.

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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 2:56 pm

Fastbuick95 wrote:
Hey, my name is Chris. Im the proud owner of a 1995 Riviera. Id had it for about two months now and I really love it. The car has extensive engine work done to it. The engine has been completely rebuilt and only has 20,000 miles on it with the current setup. It has a comp cams custom grind cam, 50# fuel injectors, custom fuel rails, SLP headers, borla exhaust, Walhboro 255 fuel pump, Upgraded MAF sensor off a 01 Silverado, Custom tune, and a few other things. Car runs a 13.1 at 115 in the quarter with a 2.2 60' time =/. Has a built transmission and quite a few other modifications. How is everybody doing?
You have a nice set-up but the rules are you must post pic's...........Automotive Porn.
Welcome and hope you can contribute to the knowledge base here or someone can help you as well.
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Tue Jun 08, 2010 8:02 pm

Welcome Chris. I'll tell ya, all of these threads on built up Rivs make me really want to start working hard on mine.

Glad to have you here!
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Wed Jun 09, 2010 3:08 pm

Welcome! Glad to see another '95er here.
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Sun Jun 13, 2010 6:45 pm

Hey guys, I dont know if its rivmans old car. it probably is though. I got it from a guy named Robert about an hour west of flint. Im gonna get pictures up here soon. It has aluminum 5 spokes on it, the car is pretty much all black with all black trim, black leather, everything black lol. And yes the 01 silverado maf is of an LQ4 setup. Its not a direct bolt on, just a little bit of modification.
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Wed Jul 14, 2010 7:55 pm

Did you buy Travis's Riv out of IL? The Whipple'd one? We need to compare notes. I've ran 13.1 at 105 with a 2.0 '60 (running heavy with "20 street tires). With your trap speed, you should be at least in the mid 12's...
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PostSubject: Re: New here   Wed Sep 08, 2010 1:18 pm

Not sure how I missed this post but I saw some pics of this car and it's really HOT. The interior makes me so jealous it's outta control. Everything is well done with it.

Welcome Chris!!!
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