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07-14-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 42
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Posted By Jebbysan

Awesome....I miss my 66’ L-79....it is the car in...

Awesome....I miss my 66’ L-79....it is the car in my Avatar....it had a few “enhancements” like ported heads...5 angle valve job...1.6 rollers on the stock L-79 cam...it had a whopper of a mid range...
07-09-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 524
Posted By Jebbysan

Yep....except no green coolant.....water only,...

Yep....except no green coolant.....water only, filtered preferred or even distilled if you want to go through the hassle.....
Neutralize and then flush two or three times with water and it should...
07-09-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By Jebbysan

I like Dart heads....so my recommendation would...

I like Dart heads....so my recommendation would be a pair of Dart 180 Pro 1 Platinums (NOT the SHP).
Here is my cam recommendation.........
07-09-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 546
Posted By Jebbysan

My only guess is that they are not putting it in...

My only guess is that they are not putting it in the right holes or maybe purchasing the wrong part number.........not sure. I have personally installed it on four of my own small blocks.....and two...
07-09-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 524
Posted By Jebbysan

Sure you can use it with aluminum heads.....just...

Sure you can use it with aluminum heads.....just make sure you neutralize it.....it will not damage anything in the time frame of usage we are talking about......the old Prestone Two-Part cans were...
07-09-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 884
Posted By Jebbysan

I just mentioned the plan above.......and...

I just mentioned the plan above.......and yeah...no more power because no more fuel. But something is suspect as unless it is running boost......NO small block wants only 29 degrees of lead, unless...
07-09-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By Jebbysan

They are out there......I scored a pair of Dart...

They are out there......I scored a pair of Dart 200cc Iron Eagles on E-Bay ironically from a Corvette shop for $500.....they needed nothing when they got to me but the I.D. locators that everyone...
07-09-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,499
Posted By Jebbysan

The mild Lunati grinds on the first page are not...

The mild Lunati grinds on the first page are not bad choices.......team them up with an Elgin "Z-28" 1.250 spring kit from E-Bay or Alex's Parts.
The Elgin stuff is close to stock in installed...
07-09-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 524
Posted By Jebbysan

Wood Bleach as a Flush (Oxilic Acid) and Baking...

Wood Bleach as a Flush (Oxilic Acid) and Baking Soda as a neutralizer afterward. This use to be the ingredients of Prestones Two-Part flush some years ago after it was banned in 05'
The stuff works!...
07-09-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By Jebbysan

Leave the Fel-Pro gasket passages alone. I...

Leave the Fel-Pro gasket passages alone. I suggest you find a copy of the performance gasket catalogue and read it. There are about 25 different head gaskets for SBC. The performance catalogue...
07-09-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 884
Posted By Jebbysan

14.7 is Stoichiometric ratio for optimum...

14.7 is Stoichiometric ratio for optimum efficiency at light load.......it is NOT the correct ratio for WOT and heavy load. You need to fatten this motor up.
That is not a large cam......this engine...
07-09-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 884
Posted By Jebbysan

I think you are running lean......the A/F should...

I think you are running lean......the A/F should be 12.0 or so under WOT for max power........the 770 Street Avenger runs notoriously lean out of the box.
If that A/F is correct on the Dyno...
07-07-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 546
Posted By Jebbysan

I recommend this one.....had these on three...

I recommend this one.....had these on three Vettes and countless customer rides. Spins it like it has no plugs in it.

https://www.summitracing.com/parts/cvs-5323/overview/

Jebby
07-07-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 694
Posted By Jebbysan

Stick a vacuum gauge on it........does the needle...

Stick a vacuum gauge on it........does the needle bounce? Is it steady?

Jebby
07-07-2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 560
Posted By Jebbysan

I cant believe you drilled the oil...

I cant believe you drilled the oil pump......never in 30 years have I seen someone do it. So since it is done...here is my advice. Take it off and throw it away. Get the right part as stated above by...
07-07-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By Jebbysan

Heads, intake and cam.....along with a curved...

Heads, intake and cam.....along with a curved distributor.......
Compression is function of these changes but not a critical factor but always a bonus.
FYI......1 point of compression is worth...
07-07-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By Jebbysan

Do some searching as one of the people on my FB...

Do some searching as one of the people on my FB C3 group is selling shortened columns for $575.....brand new...bolt in. I know nothing about them other than that.
If you do not want to do the...
07-03-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,032
Posted By Jebbysan

My apologies.....look like a trip well spent. I...

My apologies.....look like a trip well spent.
I had a 66’ 327/350 4 years ago and it hurts! 😂😂
Yes the car in my Avatar.....
Nice solid build on that, that will represent the breed well.....L-79’s...
Forum: C3 General
07-03-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 447
Posted By Jebbysan

Thread sealer....PolyTetraFlouroEthylene ...

Thread sealer....PolyTetraFlouroEthylene

Jebby
07-03-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 868
Posted By Jebbysan

When I look through the grilles on my 72......all...

When I look through the grilles on my 72......all I see is lights.......when I open the lights......I can see the radiator........kinda of an old school thing but I saw it work for my Dad in person...
Forum: C3 General
07-03-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 447
Posted By Jebbysan

To get a proper cinch without digging into the...

To get a proper cinch without digging into the intake metal......the "flange" bolt is not really such.......it is just a smaller head for extra access in tight areas.......
BTW......these stainless...
07-03-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,032
Posted By Jebbysan

Loved reading this........good old meat and...

Loved reading this........good old meat and potatoes rebuild with no bells and whistles......should run great!!!! Nice and strong!!!!
I am jealous of your chain fall and the fact that folks just...
07-03-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 868
Posted By Jebbysan

A 15 degree increase in ambient air temp will not...

A 15 degree increase in ambient air temp will not cause a 30-40 degree increase in coolant temperature.......impossible. I would double check your gauge.
Also....cooling the trans down more will...
06-17-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 422
Posted By Jebbysan

You kinda answered your own question......if both...

You kinda answered your own question......if both dots are at 12 o'clock then you are on TDC#1......

Look up Pioneer balancers at Summit racing.......quality OEM replacement.....or you could...
06-17-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 603
Posted By Jebbysan

Both carbs not functioning properly...... It is...

Both carbs not functioning properly......
It is a function of engine vacuum to draw the fuel into the intake. If the carb is functioning properly.....then it get what it needs and nothing more.
If...
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