Results 1 to 7 of 7

Engine Swap uping to the new 427ci 505 hp

This is a discussion on Engine Swap uping to the new 427ci 505 hp within the General Help forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section category; ok i'm new and i'm sure this will be a good one. has anyone attempted to install the new LS6 ...

  1. #1
    john oliver

    Engine Swap uping to the new 427ci 505 hp

    ok i'm new and i'm sure this will be a good one. has anyone attempted to install the new LS6 (?) LSX in a 95 camaro? I understand GM is going to offer the new 427 505HP as a crate engine and i was wondering what steps are involved to put this in place of my old LT1 which is approaching 135K miles. thanks john

  2. #2
    youll need a new everything

    the engine will cost aloooot. around 15K i believe

    PCM(one form the Z06$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$)
    full exauhst
    and much much more

  3. #3
    Grand Imperial Wizard Sarge's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Texas Department of Corrections
    Retired Outlaw Sum Bitch

    I'd seriously look at a crate LS1 for around $5-6K. Hell the money saved you can go over 600RWHP with just bolt ons and a shot. Very dependable and rugged as hell....still have some coin left over for gas to go kill 427's all day and night.

  4. #4
    john oliver
    yeppers. the ls1 ls2 ls3,4,5,6,7. all sounds good to me. but i need to look at a lot of things like engine mounts, and or replacing the k member, raidiator, computer etc. if they can put one in a first gen camaro, then it can be done on a 4th.

  5. #5
    Senior Member SeVeReDiStOrTiOn's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Roseville, CA

    05 Wrangler
    00 Z28 sold :-(

    there is no ls3, 4,5...not that I know of anyway

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Aug 2005

    theres an LS4 it comes in the new impalas. its a 5.3 liter v8

  7. #7
    Junior Rocketeer jimmi7769's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2005
    Russiaville, Indiana, United S

    Sunset Orange
    2001 Z28

    I was looking on GM Parts direct site last night and saw an LS6 long block for about $5k
    That'd be a cool place to start.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

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

Similar Threads

  1. 2012 ZL1 427ci 784whp 741ft-lb
    By FurchesPerformance in forum Camaro / SS
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-10-2015, 07:17 PM
  2. C5-R BLOCK 427CI with LS6 topend
    By lingenfelter69 in forum Corvette
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 01-28-2013, 05:01 PM
  3. 98 Z28 built LS3 427ci
    By GoFast908Z in forum Vehicles For Sale / Trade
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 04-16-2011, 11:48 AM
  4. Engine swap and computer swap
    By mrmiatanut in forum Computer & Tuning
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-08-2007, 05:10 PM

Members who have read this thread: 0

There are no members to list at the moment.


Posting Permissions

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