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Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-22-2017, 05:48 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Powershift
Here is an MSD kit for proper ends for the HEI...

Here is an MSD kit for proper ends for the HEI distributor. Jegs or Summit should have................but be sure your existing plug wires have inner cores that can be soldered or crimped.
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Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-22-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By Powershift
Here is a picture of an HEI with the correct...

Here is a picture of an HEI with the correct distributor end caps. Don't pay any attention to the numbers on the wires, however............they can change depending on the installation. Also this...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-22-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By Powershift
:iagree: But this is really saying the same...

:iagree: But this is really saying the same thing as the OP in the previous post. :yesnod:

Larry

For the OP: I would pull your existing distributor and see where the gear dimple points. ...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-22-2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By Powershift
For the most part, I believe the GM HEI...

For the most part, I believe the GM HEI distributors used 8 MM plug wires with special ends just for the HEI distributor posts. The HEI distributor has male posts at the distributor, whereas the...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-22-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By Powershift
For factory engines and factory cams, the dimple...

For factory engines and factory cams, the dimple on the gear points to the rotor tip.

Not all cams are ground this way. You need to check what you already have in the car and then align the spare...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-22-2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 227
Posted By Powershift
I would go one step further and say buy/install a...

I would go one step further and say buy/install a new GM locking ring and GM or OER reproduction o-ring. Lube the oil ring with Vaseline before assembly or let it sit overnight in engine oil like...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-14-2017, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By Powershift
That's the easy/correct answer. :D :D Larry

That's the easy/correct answer. :D :D

Larry
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-08-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By Powershift
Kirkconnell Corvettes................google the...

Kirkconnell Corvettes................google the name.

Larry
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-04-2017, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 435
Posted By Powershift
This is the petcock you need. ...

This is the petcock you need. http://www.ebay.com/itm/1964-72-GM-Chevy-Olds-Buick-Pont-Radiator-Drain-PetCock-Fastener-Fitting-Factory-/370794013154 Then simply attach a drain hose to get past the...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-20-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,613
Posted By Powershift
Are you CERTAIN that the exhaust cloud is oil and...

Are you CERTAIN that the exhaust cloud is oil and not unburned hydrocarbons (unburned gas) from a poorly performing choke??

Your symptoms suggest a carb choke problem to me............but I have...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-20-2017, 08:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,210
Posted By Powershift
Yes, I remember judging a 5 star bowtie car at...

Yes, I remember judging a 5 star bowtie car at one of our Louisiana Chapter meets. Made it pretty easy for the judges..............no deducts on ORGINALITY and just a few deducts on CONDITION.:rofl:...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-20-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 277
Posted By Powershift
A quick summary: White Post Restorations ...

A quick summary:

White Post Restorations
Apple Hydraulics
Lone Star Brake and Caliper
Brake and Equipment

I have seen the work from the first three and recommend any one of them. I do not...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-18-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By Powershift
I am not certain if it really matters in the long...

I am not certain if it really matters in the long run, along as you get all four brake lines and calipers bleed thoroughy to remove the air.

The Chevrolet Service Manual for 1967 has their...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-18-2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 230
Posted By Powershift
Should be farthest first and then gradually move...

Should be farthest first and then gradually move to closest. I have always done Right Rear (RR), LR, RF, and then LF. The Mighty-vac will help some, but you will need to finish up using a helper...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-17-2017, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 306
Posted By Powershift
From four days ago: ...

From four days ago: https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c1-and-c2-corvettes/3972672-66-convertible-interior-which-vendor.html

1966 and 1967 interiors are very close.......so this thread should...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-17-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By Powershift
What you report is probably the right/correct...

What you report is probably the right/correct answer for a properly working clock. Three amps is what the draw is............but read on a (very good) multimeter it shows the lesser value ON THE...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-17-2017, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By Powershift
Info from my files shows that if the clock points...

Info from my files shows that if the clock points stick closed the current draw is approx 3 amps continuous draw.

If the clock resets correctly each time, the instantaneous current draw for that...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-14-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 319
Posted By Powershift
It should not matter regarding the position of...

It should not matter regarding the position of the new drums.

I think years ago the factory may have tried to fine tune the balance by matching drums to the spindles...........similar to what they...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-11-2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 461
Posted By Powershift
Also appears Paragon sells them. Part Numbers #...

Also appears Paragon sells them. Part Numbers # 6301 and #6302 for center and front sections, respectively.

Larry
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-09-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 312
Posted By Powershift
From JohnZ: ...

From JohnZ: https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c1-and-c2-corvettes/1541890-need-picture-of-l79-piston.html :thumbs:

Larry

EDIT: Some con rod info. ...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-08-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 461
Posted By Powershift
If Paragon doesn't have it, I would call...

If Paragon doesn't have it, I would call Corvettes Specialities of Maryland West......they are the folks currently reproducing the best C2 side pipe covers. They should have them.

Larry
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-05-2017, 11:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 231
Posted By Powershift
I don't know these mufflers as well as I possibly...

I don't know these mufflers as well as I possibly should..............but the black one appears to me to be aftermarket replacement and not GM.

Aluminum one with the two connections probably for...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-29-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 263
Posted By Powershift
NCRS allows 6 months prior for full judging...

NCRS allows 6 months prior for full judging credit. Realistically this date is about 2 weeks prior for most cars.

Larry
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-27-2017, 02:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,432
Posted By Powershift
Also consider/add the lower radiator shroud...

Also consider/add the lower radiator shroud extension. For your year car they are rubber fabric but should work fine. I believe DR REBUILD still sells them.

Larry
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-27-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,045
Posted By Powershift
My rebuilt original may leak 1-2 drops of oil...

My rebuilt original may leak 1-2 drops of oil after filling and before I install on the car. This seal is a copper washer on the bottom of the can and tension is held on this washer/seal by the...
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