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  1. 19k Original Miles // 250 cid 6-cylinder engine + Powerglide

    Parts for Chevy II/Nova/Acadian
    Currently looking for the approximate values of the following two items: 1) 250 cid, 6-cylinder engine. 19,5xx original miles. 100% complete, and original as far as I know (?). Pulled from the car and bolted to the stand, that's it (yes, it could use a cleaning). Turns over...
  2. Introducing my 74 pontiac ventura

    Member Introductions
    Hello everone! My name is Ricky Im 24 years old and i never knew how cool the nova is until I saw the movie death proof. Instantly, the nova was the baddest car on the block for me. I love collecting and repairing vintage vehicles! One day, a fellow passed by me in a 1974 pontiac ventura sprint...
  3. Inline 6 Cam Question

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Hey all, I have a 250 in my '74 Olds Omega, and it seems the plastic cam sprocket has given up the ghost. Now that it's time to replace the gearset (motor only has 90,000 miles on it), it seems that I have to press the new cam gear only the camshaft. Question: Does the camshaft need to be...
  4. 250 street motor

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Hi guys,I've got a 250 straight six in a 75 that's a good strong motor.Only has 62,000 on it.I know I need to get rid of the integrated head,but what should I do as far as cam,intake,carb and headers to make a mean yet drivable street machine out of it? Think I'm sticking with the stock head and...
  5. ghostwhitenova - 1971 Sedan

    Car Profiles
    ghostwhitenova - YEAR MODEL. 1971 Year: 1971 Model: Sedan Engine: 250 monojet Body/Exterior: Ghost White Front End: Transmission: 700r4 Rear End: Exhaust: Wheels/Tires: 15x8 Rally Interior: trashed Electrical: Accessories/Options: Heater and Keys Sound system...
  6. inline 6 HEI

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Does anyone have anything good or bad to say about the inline 6 HEI's sold on e-bay ? Looks like I can get one for about $75 shipped to my door. That's only a good deal if its not a P.O.S. though. Anyone bought one ?
  7. need some help: blown head on a 194

    Drivetrain & Performance
    hella all, im new to this site and im looking for some help. i dont know much about car but i do know i love my 67 nova. i took it to the shop and was told i might have a crack in head on my 194 after they did a block test. they gave me quotes to rebuild and to repair the 194 but to me it...
  8. L6 carb help!

    Drivetrain & Performance
    I currently have a stock 250 L6 and want to throw on some headers, an offy 4bbl intake, and a carb. I have heard the 390 Holley is best, but what model number carb works best for this application?
  9. Replacement of Monojet #7042984 (california)

    Hello Everybody, I am having trouble with the original carb on my 1972 inline 250. The car was originally equipped with the model #7042984 Monojet for California cars in 1972. I can not locate an exact replacement. Anyone got one for sale? I see a model #7042014 that was the Monojet for...
  10. Help!!!!! Inline 250 questions

    Drivetrain & Performance
    New to this and I'm sure there are a lot of threads on this but does anyone have any suggestions on turbocharging my chevy 250 inliner??? Something other than go to clifford or langdon's... I am also new to working on cars so if you could just break it down to me while I wait on the Santucci...