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@  dezldave961 : (12 July 2020 - 01:55 AM)

Hosted a buddy and his family for cookout... Ya, not alot on forums lately. Just keeping the lights on.

@  ejguillot : (08 July 2020 - 03:16 AM)

Everyone have a good 4th? This place is a ghost town...

@  ejguillot : (10 May 2020 - 10:43 PM)

Sweet!

@  dezldave961 : (07 May 2020 - 04:14 PM)

Got bored and started making build video...

@  dezldave961 : (04 May 2020 - 04:05 AM)

I need to hunt down the little black trim bar that's at the top edge of the GS rocker panel cover, for driver's side between rear door and wheel well.

@  ejguillot : (03 May 2020 - 02:42 AM)

I've been on there too. I hope this forum is kept open, there's too much info to allow it to be lost!

@  dezldave961 : (24 April 2020 - 10:25 PM)

I've been monitoring GrandPrixForums and 3800Pro (don't have FB)... also hopped on TurboBuick, but 99% GN chatter from boomers

@  ejguillot : (19 April 2020 - 02:33 PM)

Everyone at home, plenty of free time.

@  ejguillot : (19 April 2020 - 02:33 PM)

Nobody posting? Why not?

@  ejguillot : (27 March 2020 - 05:19 PM)

Congrats on the Comp G GTP!

@  crossout : (25 March 2020 - 05:49 PM)

Wow this thing has died off I just myself 05 Comp G 3 weeks ago way different than my 2000 regal gs that I had it rusted out to hell strunt towers. :D :D

@  dezldave961 : (20 March 2020 - 04:18 PM)

Pulled turbo engine, prepping MP112 setup... also doing some work-from-home stuff

@  tpivette : (19 March 2020 - 08:57 PM)

So far so good. Still working, fortunately.

@  ejguillot : (16 March 2020 - 03:46 PM)

how's everyone doing? With coronavirus and all that?

@  tpivette : (25 February 2020 - 02:35 AM)

Just got my GS back on the road. Wife is pressuring me to sell it... don't know if I want to or not

@  monte0 : (17 February 2020 - 05:04 AM)

Popped on to see how things are. Been a couple years...

@  ejguillot : (14 January 2020 - 10:36 PM)

Hope the new year is treating everyone well..

@  ejguillot : (16 December 2019 - 01:55 AM)

Hi all. Decade is coming to a close... I'm feeling a little old!

@  M_Dogg : (05 December 2019 - 11:20 PM)

Cheers!

@  ejguillot : (02 December 2019 - 01:13 AM)

Hi there. Some of us are working to keep these cars alive and running. Glad you had a good 15 year run.


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#1 iTurbo

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Posted 07 May 2020 - 08:57 PM

Hello, I have a '98 Buick Regal GS and am considering buying/fixing a '98 Regal LSE. I was surprised to find that it has a S/C 3800 engine like my GS. Did some (all?) the LSE models come with the supercharged engine?

 

The guy removed the S/C to use on his Ford Ranger project, so I'll need to find a good used one. I may have to post a WTB ad for one soon.


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Posted 07 May 2020 - 09:51 PM

Also, it is two-tone red/grey. The guy says it's a GS, but the tail light says LSE on it, so I'm not sure if it's a GS or LSE in reality.


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Posted 08 May 2020 - 07:53 PM

You'll want to check the VIN 8th digit:

 

K is 3800 NA, a LS/LSE

1 is 3800 SC. a GS/GSE

 

In either case, it's possible the LS trunk lid was put on a GS, or a GS engine/top swap was done on an LS.


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Posted 17 May 2020 - 07:48 PM

Thanks for the info. I ended up passing on buying the car and decided to focus my efforts on the GS I already own.


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Posted 19 May 2020 - 02:25 AM

Cool.  Tell us about your current GS!


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