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  1. Body and Interior
    Do anybody know where we can get rear arm rest frame for a 1962 nova convertible mines is rusted completely out..
  2. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Looking for recommendations on good front and rear suspension upgrades. Front: control arms,coil over, disc brakes from drum. Rear: Drum to disc, coil over or ? Street and strip.
  3. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    I currently have Front Disk / Rear Drum brakes on my 1970 Nova. I'm in the process of converting the rear brakes to disc. I know that a different proportioning valve is required but I'm wondering if the Master Cylinder needs to be changed as well. Any thoughts will be appreciated.
  4. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    So I recently dropped a 350 in my 74 Nova Hatchback. I also put 275-60-15 tires on the rear end. Of course the body rides too low, so I put extended rear leaf shackles that raised it maybe 2". It is still not tall enough. I currently have air shocks (temporary fix). It seems they extend too far...
  5. Drivetrain & Performance
    i have a mono leaf 1971 nova 2 door with a 8.2" rear end. i found a 1978 nova 4 door with multi leaf springs and 8.5" rear end. will i have to modify some things? or should this be a bolt in deal.
  6. 4th Generation Nova's
    I have 1978 nova 496bb 400 tranny with a 10 bolt 8.5 ring with limited slip. I'm looking to beef up the rear end. To change it to posi would be around 500 bucks. I read a post from another member that a 77-81 z28 rear end would bolt up. Can anyone confirm this or any suggestions on what I could...
  7. Drivetrain & Performance
    I'm looking to get a little more "seat of the pants" excitement out of my stock 71 without spending a ton of money and digging into the inner workings of the engine itself. So far I've switched from 2bbl and stock intake to 4bbl and aluminum intake and that's helped a bit. I'm also going to be...
  8. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    Need some help gents! I have a squeaking noise coming from the passenger rear frame. I believe it could be the rear body mount but not sure. So I have 2 questions. 1) where are the rear body mounts located? Do I need to remove the rear seat? 2) any other ideas what the squeak could be? I can...
  9. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    hey guys, last year i was changing around the suspension in my nova, and put in these 7 dollar shocks i won on ebay in the back. not the smartest thing i ever did, but im a penny pincher ;). my question is, what is a good strong stiff shock to put back there? the car rides like ur on water and...
  10. Drivetrain & Performance
    I have a 72 Nova that has 3.08 gears in the rear end. It also has had a spool installed. I have a 307 engine with a TH350 tranny. Is this rear end good for the car? I hope to eventually drop a 383 stroker with a TH400 tranny, so what gears should I run then? Thanks for the help.
  11. Body and Interior
    anyone know where i can find a 1974 rear bumper for my nova? the old ones pretty rotted out and it seems like they dont make aftermarkets? help please, chris
  12. Steering, Suspension, and Chassis
    I see TCI and heidts has a rear frame/4-link for sale on thier sites. Can anyone tel me if it is junk or not?? Its a good price but am concerned that it cant handle high HP.
  13. Drivetrain & Performance
    so i blew my trani on my nova when i upgraded my rear i put a 3.73 posi from an 2.56 open had it for two days i guess too much rear for my trani so now im stuck with a car that dont go i was runnin really hot with the th 350 i need an extra gear. any trani suggestions?????
  14. Drivetrain & Performance
    Hello i need an 8.5 10 bolt housing for my 71 nova. i was told to just get one outa a 70s nova at the yard and it should bolt right in..but i was wondering are Pontiac ventura or buick skylark rears interchangeable for my nova also?