ive read through pissedoffsols LSmonster build and was not to impressed with the outcome of that motor. 146 from a stock 142?? i am going to follow some of that forum though. im going to the b16 pistons, keeping stock LS rods, but what can i do to the top end that will yield a 600 budget but get more than 4 horse? basicly i wanna here what people are doing out there to help the LS community whoop on vtec. tell what type of HP youre gettin and the set ups your using. thanks people.