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Old 02-15-2008, 03:35 PM
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Hopefully this is a relatively simple question, cos I'm looking for that kind of answer ! I have a Goodwrench 350 with a mild cam and 600 Holley. TH350 B&M shift kit and not too fierce converter. (2000 ish)
Car weighs around 900 - 1000 Kg. Today changing the rocker cover gaskets I noticed one of the garter springs (think thats what they're called, sit up under the rubber top hat on the valve stem) broken off and lying in the top of the head. Long story short, after the thought of changing all of them got thinking about replacing the heads. Question is for street/strip use (mainly sreet) what would be a suitable complete bolt on sugestion please. I would obviously like more power but must be streetable. Good idle low/mid range. So I'm not looking for out and out power, well I am but to be real I cant afford that. Must have reliability aswell. Hope someone can advise.
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Have you seen the "Goodwrench Quest" series Chevy Hi Performance did on that motor? They try L98 and vortec heads along with all sorts of other stuff. Check it out online. And good luck!
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For the computer impaired, here's the series.....
http://www.chevyasylum.com/chp/
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wow 'The Goodwrench Quest' is so informative. A MUST read for all goodwrench users. Thank you so much.
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