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Username Post: zz6 GM engine        (Topic#347555)
Frankman 
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10-07-17 07:16 PM - Post#2710099    

Does anyone have anything to say about the new GM zz6 engine I'm considering buying one for my 55 convertible.



 

Bad56Sedan 
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10-09-17 06:38 PM - Post#2710343    
    In response to Frankman

Someone has that for about $5700,
It would be a good choice,
405hp,406 torque,
Gm warranty is ?
I don't think it could be pieced together at that price


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Edited by Bad56Sedan on 10-09-17 06:45 PM. Reason for edit: No reason given.

 
Frankman 
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10-09-17 07:01 PM - Post#2710344    
    In response to Bad56Sedan

That's what I was thinking, Thank you for your response. I believe I'm going with it. zz6 with 700 r4 behind it I think it's going to be fun.



 
4dr 57 
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10-13-17 03:12 PM - Post#2710765    
    In response to Frankman

ohh yeah...with the stock exhaust system it will be
more than just a little fun! S>L>E>E>P> E>R>



 
Frankman 
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10-13-17 06:16 PM - Post#2710787    
    In response to 4dr 57

I'm not real sure about the stock exhaust system.



 
japete92 
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10-15-17 09:13 AM - Post#2710916    
    In response to Frankman

  • Frankman Said:
That's what I was thinking, Thank you for your response. I believe I'm going with it. zz6 with 700 r4 behind it I think it's going to be fun.



Auto trans are pleasant. Manual trans are fun.

Just an alternate opinion.



 
raycow 
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10-15-17 08:58 PM - Post#2710963    
    In response to japete92

An auto trans is for those who want transportation. A manual trans is for those who want to drive.

Ray

Those who choose an automatic transmission want transportation. Those who choose a manual transmission want to drive.


 
awsum55 
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10-18-17 08:20 AM - Post#2711251    
    In response to raycow

Blueprint 383’s are cheaper and more powerful with a warranty. Just FYI.

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Frankman 
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10-18-17 08:27 PM - Post#2711321    
    In response to awsum55

I'm not really into racing, so I think theZZ6 will provide more power than I'll ever use. But thanks for the info.



 

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