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Old 08-27-2019, 03:11 PM
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Wasnít the Monzaís other claim to fame the limited access to the spark plugs.
Required engine be lifted or inner fender removed for replacement. I donít remember exactly which.
Vega and Monza inner fenders are not removeable they are part of the structure of the unibody.

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Vega and Monza inner fenders are not removeable they are part of the structure of the unibody.
My understanding of it was one engine mount through bolt could come out to make it possible with mere mortals' tools. On a 305. I only know (of) that trivia tidbit because Dad had one for a few days as a loaner when I was budding automotively.
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probably with all the emissions and junk they would be harder to work on,,i had a couple of vegas ,,one with a 327 anf hilborn injection and another with a sbc 400 and 2 4s they were not bad to work on ,,but I was younger I would not want to change an air filter now,,lol,

I am trying to find a picture of Annie (My Wife ) doing a full power launch
with the 327 in it..i will post it..
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Vega and Monza inner fenders are not removeable they are part of the structure of the unibody.
Right. I missed that part earlier...
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Ok for chevy I would guess a 262 which came in the Monza,,The monte carlo and a Vega Wagon ,but not the car,,mabe in others
I missed this by 1 minute,,lol
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probably with all the emissions and junk they would be harder to work on,,i had a couple of vegas ,,one with a 327 anf hilborn injection and another with a sbc 400 and 2 4s they were not bad to work on ,,but I was younger I would not want to change an air filter now,,lol,

I am trying to find a picture of Annie (My Wife ) doing a full power launch
with the 327 in it..i will post it..
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I haven't found pictures with wheels up in the air yet,,but this is 2 of the cars the Red one is the 327 with hilborn injection an a power glide.. the Green one is a 400 (406 ) 2 4s and turbo 350,,
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