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350 chevy small block

  1. Engine
    So, as the title says I have a 1969 Caprice, it has a 350 that is all stock (other than the carb). I have seen a lot of things about swapping heads over, and I am already aware that Id have to get a different intake to go from the carb to the injected Vortec heads, but is this even possible to...
  2. Hotrodding Basics
    Hey guys, new hotrodder here. I bought my first classic car, a 69 corvette. Total project car. Has a 350 in it, don't know much about how it's built internally but it's a 010 block that's pushin about 140-150 psi compression w/ 461 heads. Somewhat of a ways down the road but I'd like to put...
  3. Hotrodding Basics
    I have a ZZ4 Short block I am building for my truck with a Vortec blow throw supercharger with holley's super sniper EFI at 5 pounds of boost. trying to get close to 9:1 Compression to run on 91 octane. can someone help me calculate the Compression I will have with my current setup? I have...
  4. Engine
    Is 10.5 compression ratio going to be to much? Vortex heads, 111 lobe, big cam (haven't decided which one), flat tops, on 91 EFI in Az. Thanks for your help. I'm sure I missed some specs, so let me know.
  5. Hotrodding Basics
    Hi i have a 1973 Pontiac Laurentian (Chevrolet Impala) that has an L65 2bbl 350 V8 that produced 150hp when new. Im new to engine mods and im wondering what i should do to get around 300Hp. i want to spend around $1000. i have heard that 305 heads a 4bbl intake and carb and headers and exhaust...
  6. Hotrodding Basics
    I have a 96 chevy K1500, 5.7l. The intake gasket failed and the engine filled with water/antifreeze. I actually added more before I realized the problem. I was drive to work and the engine started to run rough and actually die on me. It cooled off a little and started back and I got it home...
  7. Hotrodding Basics
    Im looking to run a 650 edelbrock but having a hell of a time finding one at a decent used price. So, in the meantime, **********.......... is it possible to change some rods, jets and springs to get a 750 to run like a 650 or a 600 to run like a 650??????? Im more less referring to...
  8. Engine
    It's my daily driver SBC 350 daily Was running fine and out of the blue died out while Still in motion and in the road .so here's what I have checked and replaced and still won't start I can hear the starter engage , new plugs (needed it ) new plugs , new cap rotor and new MSD COIL , also...
  9. Engine
    Hello to all, I am new to this forum, so thanks for letting me in. I currently own a 1970 Monte Carlo that I am very slowly trying to rebuild. What brought me to this group is a Google search for small block Chevy number decoding. My car has a true ``Mutt` engine, meaning it looks like Dr...
  10. Engine
    I have a sbc 350 that's now a 383 and has been decked. Could someone help decode it? The front vin number (pass front) on the block is 192000564 then has a K08 20. The back is 3932388. I already looked up the 3932388 number but im curious on what it cam in and the options it had.
  11. Engine
    So I have a 1976 Chevy Monza 2+2 with a 350 csb from a 1975 chevy c20 (originally a 4.3l v8). The car has a shift kit, Hooker headers, Weiand intake manifold, Holley carburetor, and I think a stall converter. I recently got the car from a family friend and got it running after it had been...
  12. Hotrodding Basics
    I have a 1976 Chevy Monza with a 1975 Chevy C20 350 small block engine swap in it. I got it from a family friend as a present. The engine (I think) is rated at 165 hp and 275 ft lbs stock. It has a 4-barrel Holley Carburetor, Weiand Intake Manifold and Hooker Headers. I was just curious ABOUT...
  13. Engine
    Hello I got a 350 4 bolt main block 80 to 85 40 over flat top pistons 305 heads machined out to a 202/160 I think there 64 camber 488/510 cam Roller rockers gear drive 7 quart oil pan msd pro billet 6al box high.rise intake manifold holley 650 trans turbo 350 shift kit 2500 stall 10 bolt posi...
  14. Suspension - Brakes - Steering
    I just got a 1956 GMC pick up as a project for me and my 14 year old son to work on together. I wanted to teach him how to work with his own hands and fix motors etc.. Now that we have it I'm trying to decide if I should keep it stock or modify the suspension, rear end, brakes ect.. Someone has...
  15. Hotrodding Basics
    I have some Chevy 350 heads 333882 casting and I know that they're from an El Camino I checked out some info on them and they're 70-80 w/1.94/1.50 and 76cc. Do these heads need hardened seats for modern gas?
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