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Old 08-06-2002, 08:17 PM
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hey guys got another question i just swapped my 66 ford f100 project for a chevy 4x4 the truck has a small block 400 and i was curious if anyone knows some good 400 web sites or the best ways to pull some horse power/ torque from this engine i have had several 350s and smaller but its my first 400 any help will be appreciated

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Old 08-07-2002, 03:42 PM
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Its still a smallblock.Except for the external balance and the funky head gaskets.I say the usual cam,intake,carb,headers.
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Old 08-09-2002, 08:45 PM
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thanks for the feed back i was curious of putting 350 heads or others to help perform i have built many 350s with ho 305 heads for better performance with good luck but didnt know if you could do the same with the 400 or if it would help or not
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Old 08-09-2002, 11:13 PM
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Hi,
Corect me if I am wrong, but I beleive 400 heads are slightly different and have steam holes in them that 350's don't?
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yes the 400s have vent holes
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