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Tom’s Turbo Garage: Buick Grand National Street and Strip Upgrades Part 6: Results!

Hello all, It’s been six months since we started our Grand National project and it’s finally time to go for a ride and test this old beast out in a variety of ways. Thanks as always for watching and for … Continue reading

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Tom’s Turbo Garage: Buick Grand National Street & Strip Upgrades – Part 5

Hi there! Here’s the latest video, where we’re finishing up the modifications to the Grand National. Thanks for watching!

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Tom's Turbo Garage: Buick Grand National Street & Strip Upgrades – Part 3

Hi everyone, here’s the latest Grand National video, where we focus on making more horsepower and getting the most from modifications that we already have in place. Thank you for watching!

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Tom's Turbo Garage: Buick Grand National Street & Strip Upgrades – Part 2

Hi there! Here’s the latest video, where we improve the transmission response on the old Turbo Buick. Thank you for checking it out!

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Tom's Turbo Garage: Buick Grand National Street & Strip Upgrades – Part 1

Hi Folks! In this episode we finally give some attention to my old Buick. Thank you for visiting and watching!

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Tom's Turbo Garage: 1987 Buick Grand National Intro & Overview

We’re starting a new project in 2013! This is the first video in a series where we’ll make a host of small but meaningful modifications to my 1987 Buick Grand National. Thanks for watching and check out my Grand National … Continue reading

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Tom's Turbo Garage: News Update

Hello All! Here’s a short news update from the garage, thanks as always for visiting my website.

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1987 Buick Grand National: Wrenching & Racing

See lots of pictures and read the whole story of how I plowed through my punch list in order to go drag racing Friday night by clicking here

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1987 Buick Grand National: Nose Job, Rear End Exam and More

I haven’t owned this car long, but that didn’t stop me from promptly tearing the front end off of it! You see, I had to. This car was in dire need of a nose job, and the great thing about … Continue reading

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1987 Buick Grand National: Test Pipe, Heat Shield & Downpipe Wrap

I didn’t waste any time wrenching on this car! Here I tackle some basics to making good power and keeping the turbo heat under control. See the full story here

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