Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - 454 engine to 700R transmission
View Single Post
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 11-21-2012, 10:54 AM
Crosley's Avatar
Crosley Crosley is offline
Hotrodders.com Moderator
 
Last wiki edit: T-350 rebuild tech
Last journal entry: Bar under the dash
Last photo:
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: ... USA
Posts: 8,082
Wiki Edits: 1659

Thanks: 328
Thanked 99 Times in 95 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by neig52 View Post
I have a 1972 Chevrolet 454 engine and want to know if they make a flexplate to bolt it to a 700R transmission? I have bought one from O'Reilly's and it does not fit. The one from the 350 transmission will not work. Help.
You simply need to proper flex plate with 454 weight and the bolt pattern for the converter as was mentioned.

Some 454 plates had 6 bolt holes in smae location, some had dual pattern spacing on bolt holes for converters
__________________
Some people are like Slinkies... Not really good for anything, but they still bring a smile to your face when you push them down a flight of stairs.
Reply With Quote