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  1. Drivetrain & Performance
    Hi all, I just acquired a decent l31 vortec motor to replace my tired 350. The engine has some of its accessories and id like to run the stock serpentine setup. I am wondering if anyone has any pictures of an l31 with all of its stock accessories in a 3rd gen? I am worried about power steering...
  2. Drivetrain & Performance
    I need some help picking a motor for my '73. Right now, it has the factory 250 inline six, three on the tree, and 3.08 rear gears. Eventually, it will get 3.42's and a Keisler RS400 five speed, but before that happens, I want to decide on a motor. The main thing is that it has to be good on gas...
  3. 3rd Generation Chevy II/Nova's
    Anybody know if a small block RPM air gap will fit under a stock 3rd gen hood? Vortec heads, if it matters, 7516 part number. I already have a drop base air cleaner. Thanks.
  4. Drivetrain & Performance
    I am in the Pittsburgh area, about 20 minutes North and I am looking for a reputable engine builder. Do you know of anybody? I do not want a shade tree mechanic. I would really like to find a good shop that has up to date tools, torque plates, and a good reputation for standing behind their...
  5. Drivetrain & Performance
    I have found a donor engine for the 65 Nova but I do not know if the price is good, bad or indifferent. Heck, I'm not sure if this will drop right in my Nova after the oil pan is swapped, electric fuel pump is hooked up, and the intake with carb is fitted. What I do know is that it has the set...
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