Ghost1500's (aka-Mike) mild build

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Here are some pics of what I did today.
 

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The muffler sounds AWESOME!!!!! Nice low rumble like a Magnaflow. Don't hear any drone either!!!!

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-Mike
 
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1st truck/car I have ever had with an exhaust ground strap. How come I am not surprised though? Ha, ha....

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-Mike
 

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It catches most of the oil going back into the intake manifold so it doesn't coat your intake valves. I have a Mishimoto catch can on my Hyundai Veloster N and it works great. I empty it every oil change. It only catches about 2 ounces per change. The new Hyundai Theta II engines only have about .05% blow-by. The Honda Type R has about 4% blow-by. The VN is my summer car.

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Installing the oil catch can on Thursday, any advice or tips on what to do after installed. Like go back and clean intake valves or anything like that?
 
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Installing the oil catch can on Thursday, any advice or tips on what to do after installed. Like go back and clean intake valves or anything like that?

I'd run a can of Chevron Techron through the gas. After that check the can every 1500 miles or so. Not sure with this engine how long it takes for the can to fill. I am hoping with the added capacity we can empty it every oil change. I think you will like this maintenance mod.

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-Mike
 
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Here is what I did this morning. Left and right sides. The truck is starting to look really nice!!!

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-Mike
 

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Trying to decide to tint the front windows or not? Maybe a 50% tint? Opinions?

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I did 50% black ceramic tint over all 6 windows in my truck. 50% is really light actually and barely noticeable from the outside in the windshield but from inside is extremely helpful. And I can still see very clearly through all my windows at night as it’s not overly dark. Also redline SL-1 is a super fuel system cleaner that is supposed to clean the valves as well. I use it once a year in both my vehicles.
 
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I did 50% black ceramic tint over all 6 windows in my truck. 50% is really light actually and barely noticeable from the outside in the windshield but from inside is extremely helpful. And I can still see very clearly through all my windows at night as it’s not overly dark.

Yes, I am going to tint the fronts. You talked me into it! :) I'm not too bad at wrapping things in vinyl so I may just give the tint a try. Just gotta make sure the window and the sill is very clean.... Thank you for the advice.

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-Mike
 
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Just ordered the appropriate front/rear diff. and X-fer case, Sig. Series Amsoil fluid for it too.

Br,

-Mike
 
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