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  1. my powerglide trans doesn't like high gear

    Drivetrain & Performance
    hi everyone I have a 62 nova 400 with a 194 and a powerglide trans. when diving from a stop, once i get to about 3000 rpms it shifts into high gear but after a few seconds it shifts back down to 1st gear and wont shift back up until I stop and then gradually speed up and then it does the same...
  2. Engine problems after rear end collision?

    South Eastern US
    Hi all, recently i have been in a rear end collision. I was at a stop light when i got nailed from behind at about 35 mph. After the collision my engine would start to sound like its choking out when i accelerated, I would hear a couple knocks and sputters and then the car jump. Any idea on what...
  3. th350 troubles

    Drivetrain & Performance
    First off I'll say I googled this for hours but no one has the same problem. This is my setup th350 in 64 nova, tranny is by redneck racing they say it's good upp to 850hp, has hard drum sprag ect, manual valve body, trans brake. This was how my night went at the street legal drags first...
  4. header clearance issues

    Drivetrain & Performance
    hey guys ive got a 72 nova i bought as a rolling chassis and im trying to put a 350 in it but im having a hard time getting the headers to come close to clearing the steering linkage. i bought these long tube headers off a guy who had a 71 nova with a small block so i assumed they would...
  5. Help Needed...Possible Transmission Problems???!

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Hopefully someone here can steer me in the right direction before I start an expensive wild goose chase. Recently my car has begun to jerk forward when the car is put into gear. When idling in park the engine runs smooth but when the gear is engaged and my foots on the brake it wants starts to...
  6. Trans Whinning

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Lately i have been hearing whinning coming from my trans when in first or second but not in third. My trans fluid is getting a little dirty but nothing real bad. I think its the pump pickup becasue the harder i lay into or higher rpms i go it gets louder. it pulls hard in first and second, but i...
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