The Jalopy Journal
Then it wasn't a Nomad, not with 4 doors
Something is mismatched there. Wrong pump? Wrong pulleys? Try a new water pump and see where it sits. You can always return it.
Floats to the left are way too high,they'll spill over every time.
283's came with WCFB's a whole different carb than a QJ
.480 lift is big?
DON'T DO ANYTHING ELSE BUT TAKE IT ALL TO YOUR BUILDER AND SHOW HIM!!!
Jegs has a cable operated column shifter kit for just what your trying to do
I think his brother raced a Hudson Hornet too, I remember it had TV rabbit ears on the roof.
I like it
Yes, Mondello is the place to go
The front may be your only choice to be safe.
OMG back in the late sixties my first race car was a 64 Olds 98 with the 394. I had a 2"spacer and a 750dp on it. with no other changes and it...
That car is gorgeous and just waiting for a .60 over 455 Pontiac,4000,convertor, turbo 400 and a 8.5" GN rear with 3.73's yowwwwwwwwwwwweeeeeeeeeeee
Rims with that cream color would be a knockout
Check with some stock car guys (roundy round racers) they are always widening wheels
Just a question here. Won't the torque of the engine eventually maybe crack the fuel lines going to a stationary firewall? I see rubber hoses on...
Wow! that's just perfect like it is
I can guarantee that the first time you forget and let go of the clutch with the new engine that tranny is going to lunch.
I used to stop and talk with him at his Clarence garage every week while on my sales route in the 60's when I started bracket racing. He always...
There must be some circle track racers in your area. There's probably one of them that has the welding machine to do this as they are always...
On all my 455 Olds engines I run a shroud, and large electric fan on front side of rad. 180-185 in heavy ,hot traffic,170-175 on the highway
That gorgeous color is called "DAWNFIRE MIST"
It's hopeless, and to ease your mind you better just give me the car.
Here's my sweetheart, "The Other Woman" as my wife calls her 1983 Chris Craft Catalina 251 getting ready to go in.[ATTACH]
It's really worth nothing , you should just send it to me, I'll trade you for a 265 ,lol
Wow, Does this newbie really need 35 replies to learn how to turn over a 283, not like he's trying to turn over a Steve Schmitt 840 0r 950. Sorry...
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