Feb 02, 2014· LS Steam vent issues are becoming easier to navigate around with aftermarket kits. C&R Racing has created a LS engine steam vent kit (part # 78-10000) that can be asseled in several different configurations. When pluing a LS steam vent line, something one may not consider is what obstacles will be in the way of a functional and aesthetically pleasing routed …
Jun 24, 2013· His patent included a restriction of the size of the steam line to cause a pressure differential that would pull the steam out. IDK, maybe I don''t understand all of it, but I would defer to the GM engineers that incorporated (perhaps illegally-there was a lawsuit) Evans'' design. As for anything on an LS1, I have no idea.
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Dec 12, 2014· 1,362 Posts. #2 · Dec 10, 2014. It''s to allow air pockets or hot spots to escape the heads from extreme heat. From the factory they are routed to the radiator which is accepted as the correct way to do it. I have seen it done many different ways (to the water pump, heater hose, rad hose, burp tank ect) and you rarely hear of any issues.
Nov 14, 2016· Fire and Camaro LS Swap: Cooling System Guide. Noveer 14, 2016 by LS Engine DiY. A high-performance LS engine generates much more heat than a Chevy Gen I small-block engine or a Pontiac V-8 that originally came in many of the F-Body cars, so you need a cooling system that effectively and efficiently dissipates and manages the heat
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Jul 19, 2010· You can block them all off. Just remove the upper rad. hose and fill the engine up then reconnect and fill rad. this will remove most the air and prevent overheating problems. I would at least run the front ones. ''73 IH Scout II Vortec 6.0L 4L65e np241. ''73 IH 1210 Travelette SV392 V8, T34, 60/14bff 4.56''s 35''s.
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LS steam tube kit with Speed-Seal hose, electroless nickel plated steel hose ends & distribution block, for the front and rear of the engine (f4-corner). Uses 1/8” NPT adapters on the heads (requires tapping the heads). Same as used in the ARCA LS engines. $212.95.
Jan 16, 2006· If you don''t run the steam vent tube, you will have cooling problems. JTR has brass hose tees for the LS1 steam vent tube. Use the 1-5/16" x 5/16" size. /p>
Dec 17, 2018· C&R Racing GM LS Engine Steam Vent kits are designed to be plued to the suction side of the water pump or to the radiator. They can be used with a carburetor or with OEM or aftermarket fuel injection.1/5 (2). This is the LS steam vent line kit from C&''R Racing. It came with a slew of black -4AN push-lock fittings, block adaptors, and enough
Options: # : $197.99. Quantity: Details. Return Policy. Fits. One of our Most POPULAR products. Our Stainless Steel Steam Vent System connects the 4 corners of your LS engine to remove trapped steam and get it where it needs to go. Steam / Built Up Pressure creates elevated temperatures. The LS engine has 4 corners for a reason and we suggest
Oct 10, 2019· Steam tubes are perhaps the most ignored component of an LS engine, but they can cause some serious issues. Most people reading this likely have a good bit of experience building or modifying LS engines. Thus, it’s probably likely that you’ve wondered at least once why they have steam tubes plued into the cylinder heads.
C&R Racing GM LS Engine Steam Vent kits are designed to be plued to the suction side of the water pump or to the radiator. They can be used with a carburetor or with OEM or aftermarket fuel injection. The kits include black -4 AN push-lock fittings, braided black cloth hose, and stainless steel hardware, so you can custom-tailor them to your
Jan 13, 2017· Regarding the steam vent line. I personally prefer the ease and looks of running it to the heater hose rather than the upper radiator hose or water pump. I even prefer this over running it to the radiator. GM trucks run their steam vent to the heater hose from the factory which is what inspired me to take this route. Why I prefer it:
LS Steam Tube Kit w/Black Push-On Hose, Black Aluminum Hose Ends & Adjustable Steam Vent Adapters for the Front Outlets on the Engine. $109.99. SKU. HOL26-550. Qty: Add to Cart. Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Details. Steam Vent Adapters & kits. They are designed to eliminate trapped air and steam from your engine to prevent hot spots or
04-27-2012, 01:49 PM. Geoff, Some radiators are LS engine specific and they will have a small threaded hole to insert a fitting and tie into the steam vent tube. If your radiator doesn''t have that option I have seen others tie the steam vent directly inline with their top radiator hose. You still use a few fittings and piece of tubing to get
It uses a standard 1/8 npt fitting. More About This Vent Tee. The hose fitting for LS1 engines is normally 5/16" on early LS1 engines, but later engines (LS2) use a …
Installing steam vent reliefs on in all four corners of the engine have been proven to limited detonation in chaers 8 and 7 specifically. A must for high horsepower engines!!! This is a high quality fitting that will flow well and be a great improvement over stock steam vent pluing.
Jun 27, 2019· The steam ports need to be connected together and run back to either a fitting in the radiator or a tapped port on the water pump housing. Steam ports allow coolant to flow to the highest points of the engine, removing any trapped air and helping to …
The hose fitting shown above is for installing the LS1, LS2, or LT1 steam vent tube into the upper radiator hose. The upper fitting (petcock valve) allows bleeding air out of the cooling system. It uses a standard 1/8 npt fitting. The hose fitting for LS1 engines is normally 5/16" on early LS1 engines, but later engines (LS2) use a 1/4" fitting. LT1 engines use a 3/8" fitting.
Dec 05, 2018· I knocked out my steam plug in the rear and used this.. Then ran a piece of fuel line to the return that comes up the fender on the DS and put a Tee in. Easy fix.. and you can heat up the tube and blend it (carefully) so it aims to the DS. …
May 29, 2011· It is not only that, the Ls1 steam "spider" hits the PCV connection on the LS6 valley cover so you need to mod the spider as well as the intake. I have the same problem and read that the Grand Am guys use the Ls6 front corssover and the blockoffs in the back so that is what I''m gonna do. If anyone wants to sell their rear blockoffs and LS6
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Jul 11, 2015· 3,849 Posts. #2 · Jul 9, 2015. It''s nothing special. I used a factory piece from a truck, and cut it down. It just needs to fit over the nipples. You can probably find a heavy duty type of hose (you know with the string inside the rubber) I want to say it''s 3/8" but can''t remeer, but just make sure it''s not just a piece of vacuum hose, it
RT1 STEAM HOSE RT1 is a quality rubber steam hose with a heat resistant EPDM tube and cover for maximum life. 1/2" to 2" diameters. -20F to 415F.
Jul 07, 2008· LSx steam vent seals. This is a discussion on LSx steam vent seals within the General Help forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section egory; when swapping the 2000 LS1 intake for an LS6, I decided to use the LS6 steam vent lines. I purchased
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Earl’s top-of-the-line LS steam tube kit includes braided stainless Speed-Seal hose, electroless nickel plated steel hose ends, adjustable steam vent adapters & distribution block, for the front and rear of the engine (four-corner). Earl’s offers a nuer of custom solutions to the LS hot-rodder, from a basic OEM-style replacement to a