Results 1 to 5 of 5

what do y'all think

This is a discussion on what do y'all think within the Camaro / SS forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; is it worth the effert to swab out the 305 TPI and 5-speed trany out of my 87 IROC and ...

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2005


    what do y'all think

    is it worth the effert to swab out the 305 TPI and 5-speed trany out of my 87 IROC and drop in a LS1 and 6-speed out of a 99 camaro. I cant make up my mind what do you guys think? How hard is this swap? as far a fuel lines go what type of mods will I have to do.

  2. #2
    your parts guy!!! 1fastcamarosss11's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    cleveland ohio

    trans am 00 ws6
    1998 camaro ss vert

    it can be done, it will just cost some. be better to just save some cash and get an ss or z 28. just my thought. i have an 87 monte ss aero coupe that i was thinking the same thing. but it will cost over 3 k at the least. that's why i say just save some money and for 8-10 k you can get what you really want. thanks jeremy

  3. #3
    Senior Member ss~zoso~ss's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2004

    SS: NBM, tan top
    1998-SS, 2010 Jetta TDI

    too much bullshit you'll have to deal with, just buy a ls1 fbod
    98' SS Convertible Camaro-76k-Build # 1471, Cragar SS rims, RK SFC's, MAC Panhard, LSX Tune, Shaner S3,
    SLP:short thro,Strut tower brace,fan switch
    MTI Power induction kit,40 Series muffler,Pacesetter LT's + ORY,12 CD changer,3800lbs

  4. #4
    Space Cadet RainMan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Port St. John, FL

    Red & Dk Gray
    2002 WS6, '08 G8 GT

    Talking LS1/LS2 in 3rd Gen F-Car

    Difficult & Expensive, probably better off going with '98-'02 F-Car, However, if you are determined it can be done.

    Primary issues:
    K-member interference
    Motor mounts
    Fuel delivery
    Transmission Bell housing is different bolt pattern
    ECM, Wiring harness, & Sensors
    Header Clearance

    Here are some helpful links

  5. #5
    Impounded x-40oz-x's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    1981 g-Body will tell you every thing you need to know.
    Last edited by x-40oz-x; 12-22-2005 at 10:58 AM.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. I need some help from yall.
    By outlawz01 in forum Texas Members
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-09-2005, 08:58 AM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts