Ls Engine Swap Blog
They LS Swapped a BOAT and brought it to LS Fest East 2019?!| 10/30/2019
This is the first and only boat we've ever seen at LS Fest! The owner saw the LS powerplant as being a simple, affordable, and reliable solution to replace the original engine in this boat. The fact that it's fuel injected, small, powerful, and cheap made this swap a no-brainer!
New Hooker BlackHeart Exhaust Systems for 67-72 C10, Foxbody Mustang, and Jeep® TJ| 10/30/2019
At the heart of any performance vehicle is the exhaust system, which is why Hooker with its BlackHeart line of performance exhaust systems continues to push the boundaries of performance and engine swaps. Hooker BlackHeart continues to expand its line-up of swap system parts by adding exhaust options for Foxbody Coyote/LS/LT, 67-72 Chevy C10 Pickups as well as Jeep® Wrangler TJ LS/LT/Gen 3 Hemi swaps. Click here to learn more about these awesome new products!
Hooker BlackHeart Releases LS/LT Swap Components for 67-72 Chevy C10 Pickups| 10/22/2019
Hooker Blackheart continues to expand their already impressive lineup of LS/LT swap mounts and crossmembers by offering the new 1967-1972 C10 swap kit! Featuring frame stools that adapt to a 4th gen F-Body engine mount, Hooker takes all of the guess work out of installing a modern drivetrain into your old pickup. The new crossmember allows for easy installation of a newer six-speed T-56 transmission giving you a major upgrade over that factory 3-speed or 4-speed bulldog. Click here to read more!
The Brick - Coy Hudnall's 1975 Bricklin SV1 LS Swap Project Car| 08/14/2019
Holley Engineer Coy Hudnall and his wife Sarah have been looking for an LS Swap project car they wouldn't be afraid to customize and make their own.
How To Properly Index a T-56 Transmission| 05/15/2019
Due to manufacturing errors that can occur during the engine machining process, line honing, heat cycling and other procedures, it’s possible that your crankshaft centerline and bellhousing bore may be slightly misaligned. While most bellhousings fall well within the allowable limits, which is typically around 5 thousandths, it’s always a good practice to check the alignment whenever you install a new or replacement bellhousing on any of your engines.
Born to Kill Tires - 77' Blown LS Austin Mini| 05/14/2019
Dario Gaiga is no stranger to LS Fest West. This year he brought out his 1977 Austin Mini built to annihilate tires. Born to kill tires, the little Mini packs some punch from a blown LS engine. Check out the details on Dario's ride.
Terminator X Live Overview Video| 03/22/2019
EFI Engineering Team Manager goes over Terminator X on Facebook Live!
LS Engine Swap Part 8 - Holley EFI Installation| 12/17/2014
Welcome back to Chuck's Garage and our final installment of the LS Engine Swap series. Today Chuck takes us through the remaining steps of wiring and firing up the LS engine with Holley's EFI system!
LS Engine Swap Part 7 - Plumbing| 03/31/2014
On part 7 of our LS Engine Swap Chuck Hanson walks us through the plumbing
LS Engine Swap On A Budget Part 6 - Cooling System| 01/08/2014
On part 6 of our LS Engine Swap On A Budget, Chuck Hanson works on the cooling system.