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Julies 78' New Engine ***UPDATE***

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Extender32

Long story....but I took Julies car to have the brakes looked at and after looking at everything except pulling the engine, her rebuilt engine was only at 8:4:1 compression ratio and so much blow by that it was deemed to be cheaper to purchase a 450hp/455 torque, 383 stroker and the engine was delivered today. We will be using all other components from her old engine minus the Edelbrock heads; which we will sell since we don't need them.

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SixAddict

Very nice, congrats. That should haul the mail......

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Desertdawg

Nice ....

 

got the new transmission on order yet ? 

that old one isn’t going to like 455 horses .... 

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Extender32
12 minutes ago, Desertdawg said:

Nice ....

 

got the new transmission on order yet ? 

that old one isn’t going to like 455 horses .... 

We already upgraded to a beefed up 700R4

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Eddie44

Anxious to hear that one. Thru the side exhaust it should rattle the neighbors windows.  

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Extender32

The Engine is now installed and here are the dyno sheets. Max PWR 446HP at 5500, Max Torque 456lbs/ft at 4800. Not too shabby.

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P51tj

Jules is gonna LOVE the new power and BETTER reliability!

 

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mrhusker

Car pron....that's kinda badass!

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JohnU

I hope Julie is up to the task of pushing the "loud pedal"!!!   😉

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Chameleon
10 hours ago, JohnU said:

I hope Julie is up to the task of pushing the "loud pedal"!!!   😉

 

I bet she is!   :burnout

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Extender32
14 hours ago, JohnU said:

I hope Julie is up to the task of pushing the "loud pedal"!!!   😉

Julie is as horny as a high school girl on Prom Night to get back behind the wheel.

 

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TheCMSH

Hopefully the last time you have to do this!  :thumbs

 

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Extender32
1 hour ago, TheCMSH said:

Hopefully the last time you have to do this!  :thumbs

 

Hopefully so.

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Chameleon
6 hours ago, Extender32 said:

Hopefully so.

 

Second time's the charm???

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