PEM Installation - Page 3 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning Talk about modifications, or anything else associated with performance enhancements. Have a new idea for performance/reliability? Post it here. No idea is stupid! (please use Detailing and Appearance for cosmetic ideas)

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-18-2008, 01:46 AM   #21
Senior Member
True Car Nut
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Sauk Centre, MN
Posts: 5,458
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
OLBlueEyesBonne is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 1994se
Quote:
Originally Posted by dbeast420
here are exerpts from my PEM post in June of '06

Quote:
After fighting the heatshield bolt some dumbass put behind the pullies and directly under a radiator hose,the rear crossover bolts that broke,the bolt that holds the EGR on,the stud right below the EGR pipe that has no firewall clearance,the downpipe nuts I had to fight because heatcycling had them almost seized on there
Quote:
the sun beating down on me giving me a splitting headache and me getting frustrated and extremely tired.

My head is still killing me and so is my back. If those manifolds come off,someone will have to take them off or they will fall off
I did mine in the middle of the summer out in the open with no benefit of shade

Putting on pems is something everyone should experience at least once
I came in after fighting that heatshield for about an hour and did a search for PEM installation and got linked to that post. It was at that point that i new it was a PITA for everyone and no just me. Wasn't exactly the quick fix reply i was expecting lol.
I installed my P-log in less than 45 minutes!!! The heat shield wasn't much more than a 5 minute problem.... Having no radiator or AC condensor made for a much easier job.
OLBlueEyesBonne is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2008, 02:18 AM   #22
Senior Member
Posts like a Camaro
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Aurora, Illinois
Posts: 922
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
1994se is on a distinguished road
Default

It really all comes down to how much space you have to work.
1994se is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
PEM's installation -do valve cover gaskets too? OLBlueEyesBonne 1992-1999 4 04-05-2006 10:24 AM
Pem question TJ'sblackbonne Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning 7 03-30-2005 08:52 PM
Intense PCM and Front PEM installed!!! Glasuan Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning 11 02-15-2005 02:38 PM
Photos of Gauges, PEM's, and Engine Sol Your Ride: GM Pictures & Videos 30 01-04-2005 11:52 AM
PEM Teaser Sol Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning 45 01-02-2005 11:11 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:21 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.