CorvetteForum - Chevrolet Corvette Forum Discussion - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: jackson
Showing results 1 to 25 of 493
Search took 1.73 seconds.
Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By jackson

here is install guide for chevy performance 350HO...

here is install guide for chevy performance 350HO ... has a hydraulic flat tappet cam ...BREAK-IN procedure at page 6
...
Yesterday, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 354
Posted By jackson

Flat tappet cammed L46 right? The First...

Flat tappet cammed L46 right?

The First short run knocks off the bigger chunks ... then go ahead & change oil AND filter ...
... refilling with that break-in oil ... Second run polishes off the...
Yesterday, 08:01 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 11,905
Posted By jackson

Did you use white lithium grease as an assembly...

Did you use white lithium grease as an assembly lube?

Red pipes often means retarded ignition timing ...
... Are you using a damper with a scale of timing marks?....
... or a dial-back timing...
06-16-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By jackson

in head may be best. also ... a viable...

in head may be best.

also ... a viable option is to use a different water neck aka thermostat housing ... they're available with 3/8" and or 1/2" NPT holes.
06-16-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By jackson

After 50 years, original VS seals are likely...

After 50 years, original VS seals are likely cracked / crumbling or have simply fallen away.
06-16-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 649
Posted By jackson

Warranty GM crate motors Any nearby GM...

Warranty
GM crate motors
Any nearby GM dealership
06-16-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 508
Posted By jackson

https://www.dbelectrical.com/products/starter-chev...

https://www.dbelectrical.com/products/starter-chevrolet-gmc-cadillac-many-models-sdr0019-l.html

new Permanent Magnet Gear Reduction starter $50 delivered ... same as what came on Gen1 iron head...
06-16-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 649
Posted By jackson

I have no smoking gun, but ... For a LONG...

I have no smoking gun, but ...

For a LONG time I've studied the above crate GM OEM NEW CRATE Engine 350 (Older GM pn 12530283) Chevrolet 5.7 L31R (Newest GM pn 12681431).
That crate is NOT...
Forum: C3 General
06-16-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 831
Posted By jackson

2001's "Pootie Tang" ... ghetto hero Pootie has...

2001's "Pootie Tang" ... ghetto hero Pootie has a magic belt AND a 69 roadster w/ interesting paint ... hilarious sendup of shaft, superfly etc.
...
06-16-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 649
Posted By jackson

:iagree: ...

:iagree:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/GM-OEM-NEW-CRATE-Engine-350-12530283-Chevrolet-5-7-L31R-DEALER-DIRECT-12681431/301567296304?hash=item4636cfc330:g:c3kAAOSw1UdcvxpQ
Forum: C3 General
06-15-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 548
Posted By jackson

Nice looking piece ... me thinks it'd look great...

Nice looking piece ... me thinks it'd look great at flybridge of a new Sea Ray
06-15-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By jackson

What??? Nobody EVER does THAT! Do They?

What??? Nobody EVER does THAT! Do They?
06-15-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 337
Posted By jackson

Suggest you phone Willcox next week ...if no go...

Suggest you phone Willcox next week ...if no go then ...

http://dandmrestoration.com/

D&M Restoration
57-B Creekside Park Court
Greenville, SC 29615

864-254-9989
06-15-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 299
Posted By jackson

I did following on a circletrack car You CAN...

I did following on a circletrack car

You CAN use the big cap HEI as a DISTRIBUTOR ONLY. Big Cap gives you wider spread between sp terminals; less Xfire.

eliminate hei Module entirely, eliminate...
06-15-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By jackson

1. intake manifold leak ... sucking oil from...

1. intake manifold leak ... sucking oil from valley into port(s) ... try gently tightening intake bolts ... maybe replace intake gaskets.

2. valve stem seals old and leaking ... replace seals...
06-15-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,542
Posted By jackson

YES, my error. should be "that number X...

YES, my error.

should be "that number X (stroke x) + compression height H + 5.7" rod PLUS + how far down in hole at TDC (0.005") = current deck height.

should be e.g. 1.875" + 1.430" + 5.7" +...
Forum: C3 General
06-15-2019, 07:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 548
Posted By jackson

A gadget much like that ... shaped much like a...

A gadget much like that ... shaped much like a cig lighter ... simply pushes into console's cig lighter receptacle ... has two usb out ... sells for under $10 on internet ... no wiring ... just plug...
06-14-2019, 02:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By jackson

maybe bad compression gage

maybe bad compression gage
06-13-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,059
Posted By jackson

:iagree: tab looks homemade & with no lines ...

:iagree:
tab looks homemade & with no lines

just a piece of sheet with stamped A 0 R
Forum: C3 General
06-13-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,908
Posted By jackson

Let us know what's inside motor

Let us know what's inside motor
06-13-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,372
Posted By jackson

OP If you swap that OE 350HO flat tappet cam...

OP

If you swap that OE 350HO flat tappet cam to the GM x151 roller ... as before, you still have to get the ancillary roller "stuff"

your 350HO block has a flat tappet cam BUT is already...
06-13-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,372
Posted By jackson

OP w/ x151 you might think new springs etc are...

OP
w/ x151 you might think new springs etc are needed ... but no.

Get yourself a Chevrolet Performance Catalogue ... free pdf download ...
06-13-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,372
Posted By jackson

I like Steel roller cams far more than cast iron....

I like Steel roller cams far more than cast iron. The GM Steel pieces are comparative bargain v. others' Steel options.
That x151 cam is real nice, will fit & run in iron Vortec (350HO) without head...
06-13-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,372
Posted By jackson

OP If you're in SoCal w/ 1980 car ... I'm also...

OP
If you're in SoCal w/ 1980 car ... I'm also curious how you "manage" engine mods ... so long as you're aware it can be issue with CA smog regs.

Suggestion:
Sell the good iron Vortec heads....
06-12-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By jackson

2019 24 hours Le Mans on MotorTrend

FWIW

Seems Motor Trend to broadcast 2019 24 hrs Le Mans this weekend June 15-16

https://racer.com/2019/06/11/motortrend-to-air-24-hours-of-le-mans-live/

Looks like my MT schedule shows...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 493
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - About Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.