Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - olds 455
Thread: olds 455
View Single Post
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 01-01-2005, 12:34 PM
dubya30's Avatar
dubya30 dubya30 is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Michigan
Age: 46
Posts: 4
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Joe Mondello - www.mondellotwister.com
Dick Miller - www.dickmillerracing.com
www.realoldspower.com
www.oldspower.com
www.442.com

All great oldsmobile informational websites....

Oil restrictors should not be necessary unless you spend a lot of time above 3000 RPM. DO NOT put in a high volume oil pump. Olds engines have a problem with sucking too much oil up to the top and not returning very well. A high volume oil pump will only make things worse. There is no reason to not get a larger capacity oil pan with a pickup that goes with the pan. Also be sure that your pickup is set correctly.

Last edited by dubya30; 01-01-2005 at 12:34 PM.
Reply With Quote