The mysteries of the versatile LS series engines are unlocked in this manual. Covering everything from engine overhaul, cylinder head selection and modification, induction and fuel systems, camshafts and valvetrain, to beefing up the bottom end, turbo and supercharger add-ons, engine swaps and extreme builds, this Techbook will help you get the most from your LS-powered vehicle.
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Chapter 1: History of the LS-Series engine
Chapter 2: Component Removal and Installation Procedures
Chapter 3: General Engine Overhaul Procedures
Chapter 4: Cylinder Heads
Chapter 5: Induction and Fuel Systems
Chapter 6: Ignition Systems and Tuning
Chapter 7: Camshafts and Valvetrain
Chapter 8: Bottom End
Chapter 9: Turbochargers and Superchargers
Chapter 10: Swapping the LS
Chapter 11: Building the LS1 for Extreme Street Duty
Chapter 12: Choosing Speed: Sourcing Performance Equipment and Services
Chapter 13: Specifications