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  1. 74 nova 6l90

    LSx Forum
    Hey. I am currently undertaking my first LS swap for my 74 nova sedan. I have a l96 and 6l90 from a Chevy Express. I am trying to figure out what needs to be done to get the trans to fit. I am pretty sure I need to cut the tunnel, but what do I do with the big gaping hole? Do I weld new metal...
  2. New Member

    Member Introductions
    Hello everyone , names Rich, I am a new member that just bought a 74 Nova Hatchback project. Will gladly listen to any helpful info u can shoot my way, I could really use the help, thank you.
  3. Need headers to fit a 74 small block

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Hello, I have ordered a 383, 500hp all forged internals 10:1 that I am supercharging. Going to end up around 800hp, hopefully. In talking to a Procharger dealer he said I need to run 2"-2 1/8" primarys on my headers. I have looked all over and have not had any luck finding them. * Does...
  4. 74 nova v8 conversion - 23" radiator

    Cooling and Heating
    I just swapped my inline 6 for a SBC v8 and have been driving with the old radiator. I am looking to upgrade to the 23" radiator but can't seem to find the upper radiator support for that size. Any suggestions? Junk yards are a Lil scarce near me. Thanks!
  5. 295/65R15 On a 15x9 rim

    Wheels and Tires
    I have a 74 Nova, "the only year missing from the topics" I have weld wheels with 295/65R15s and the tires are too big for the car, they hit on inner fender, shock and leaf. I dont know much about tires, but trying to find what the best size would be to keep it big but not hit. what should I go...
  6. Disasembling steering column collar/sleeve?

    Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Im taking apart the sleeve of my steering column of my 74 ss nova. I bought this car with it completly torn apart except the column itself. The new one i bought isnt working as smoothly as i wanted but its all there. My ignition is currently turning into ALL positions withOUT a key. When i...
  7. Need help finding these

    Body and Interior
    This helps hold the grill and headlight etc and I Have a new rad support for my 74 Nova and I cant find these anywhere! Noone makes them either and there are no parts cars around here Ive been able to locate. The ones from 72 and back wont fit I have a pair and they dont fit at all. Its the...
  8. Tn girl now a nova owner!!

    Member Introductions
    Just bought a 1974 nova 2dr supposed "350" edelbrock motor, could be a 305 though edelbrock 4 barrel carb and intake needs body work but runs and drives great!! except i need to replace the drum brakes... lol
  9. 74 Nova SS - Paso Robles Ca

    Member Introductions
    I just bought a 74 nova ss about 3 weeks ago with tax money. I was told it was a ss and the only emblem there was, was the one in the front grille with a SS on my steering wheel. I got it for 2200$ and it hasnt ran in at least 12 years. I am 27 from central coast CA and this is my first...
  10. Tail light issue

    Electrical
    I have a 74 nova and I have been fixing some wiring issues. I have recently noticed that when I close the door with the keys out and power off, my tailights will turn on for some reason. They are the driving tail lights, not full on bright brake lights. They have been killing my battery so Im...
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