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  1. What's a good tire size?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hi So I got a 78 nova 2door and just wondering what's a good tire/wheel size for the rear? Pretty much does anyone know the biggest and widest I can go? Thanks :)
  2. G'day guys

    Member Introductions
    So my names blue, just moved to idaho from down under couple months ago! Don't know much about cars but love to drive them :) Chevy novas look awesome and I was lucky enough to pick up a 1978 chevy nova when I got out here!! It's gonna be my everyday vehicle, but it's gonna need a lot of work...
  3. Question: Fender Flares and Spoilers

    4th Generation Nova's
    I am looking to Customize my Nova to look a bit 'Mad Max' style with a Hood scoop, fender flares and a spoiler. The overall look of a SCCA/Trans AM series racer only street legal. I was wondering if anyone has tried adding the fender flares off the 77-81 Camaros to a 4th Gen Nova? If so how...
  4. 4th Gen upper steering column bearings

    Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Hi looking for part number or source for upper steering column bearings. I heard a click in column when I hit bumps in the road. Took it apart and ball bearings fell out. I have a non title column off a 77 nova rally. The shaft is 3/4" Thanks :D
  5. 78 Heater Core Box Restoration and Water House part name

    4th Generation Nova's
    So i got my heater coil out of its box and it was so and so hard. More problem my heater box is rusty and some of the hoses have dried to it from the A/C vacuum switch. Some already were disconnected from the line. Images here also if someone has there images or know what goes were that's a real...
  6. 4th Gen. 78 Nova. Need to know if they would fit?!

    4th Generation Nova's
    78 Nova rims that may fit? Wondering. Hello 4th Generation, need to know if these rims would fit my 78 Nova. :confused: Details are they are Chevy rims but 2011 ones from an Equinox. there 17x7 and lug is 5x4.75. They look really nice and all and for that price surely there is the...
  7. 78 nova interior little repair. paint or wrap vinyl?

    4th Generation Nova's
    Hey there Nova site. Well i removed all the plastic interior vinyls that i could to get my floor repaired. Well while floor pans are being replaced i was going to repair my plastic parts but wouldn't know what to use or how. :confused: all these parts seem to be in good shape to be painted or...
  8. 78 front floor pan? replace all or partial?

    Body and Interior
    Hey i got this ugly hole in my front floor pan but not all but just the rectangular parts. I got pictures with little description also website for whole part below pictures and my guess an 18 gage sheet of metal. Thanks for all the help.
  9. 78 Nova hoses (i got pictures) need picture or help on missing hoses on straight 6

    4th Generation Nova's
    My straight 6 gots missing hoses on the side and front of radiator T-seperator hose on the fourth pic the orange T-seperator part is one i dont know. The photos below are mine of my engine and something seems to tells me this aint the original one. Any help is great.
  10. Tail lights compatible to 78?

    Body and Interior
    Has anybody tried other nova year tail lights and found a fit? found these and wanted to see f any might fight my 78.
  11. 78 Nova parts needed, any sites recommended?

    Body and Interior
    Looking for interior parts mostly trimmings and door panels also wanting to know if any dash board sites available. Interesed in seeing other 4th generation interiors and cusom interiors if pic ready. Thanks.
  12. 4th Generation 78 Nova front bucket and rear seats compatibles?

    Body and Interior
    Wondering if anyone knew if any other year or chevrolet models got compatible 78 Nova bucket seats and rear seat for a 2 door.:confused: Thanks
  13. HI! Just got my first car and it was a 78 Nova!

    Member Introductions
    Hi i'm Roberto but called Beto more. I'm new here got my first car and what a pick. 78 Nova with a straight 6, it drives great but interior is beat. Exterior is got one dent on left rear only and needs a paint on account it was camel brown so over these years it now looks brown. I don't mind...