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  1. v8 swap - different flywheel & starter

    Drivetrain & Performance
    I am swapping a v8 into my '63. I have the complete kit from chevy2only. I have also read, that getter a smaller flywheel 153 tooth and high performance starter is needed for the swap. Is required? Does make life easy on the install?
  2. Did it all by myself.

    Drivetrain & Performance
    After lots of forum advice, I got the engine and trans mounted in the 63. The engine was hoisted from the cradle, then the transmission sat on the lower part of a workbench while I put them together. I was very careful to get the torque converter mounted correctly in the trans before I put...