So lots of updates.
Got the injectors back from FIC, and new gaskets and such from NAPA to put the head back on, but the exhaust manifold is warped about 0.020", so I need to take it to the machine shop to get resurfaced. Its warped where the bubbles were coming from haha.
I honestly hate installing seats with harnesses lmao. These brackets are so low and the seats are so low there is no option but to remove the seat again to adjust the submarine strap.
The driver side is solid and fits me perfect, but I had to configure the passenger side in a position that would fit the general scope of people, friends and family who might ride in it. That's hard to do! Haha.
So I used myself, my wife and son to get an idea of where the sub strap needed to be positioned. After literally close to 5 solid hours of dicking with it, its finished. Honestly, this seat is very comfortable!
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Got the firewall plugs finally installed. Used some cardboard to make templates, then took some of the old NASCAR side skirt plastics and a jigsaw to make the plugs:
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Lucked out with one hole, I was able to use a normal round hole grommet.
I remember having this discussion about crankcase gasses and where the HVAC fresh air vent intake is under the cowl, its right here:
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So you can see how having HVAC on fresh air mode will basically route all crankcase gasses from this opening righg through the HVAC duct work haha.
I installed the plugs with rivets and silicone on the back side to seal the firewall and plug together. Where wires pass through, i just went ham on the silicone and gobbed it up around each cable to seal any openings
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Fresh air vent hole siliconed and sealed:
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