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BRINGING IT ALL TOGETHER.... A's, G's & E's


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    getting engine rebuilt

    rocky69rhodes
    rocky69rhodes


    Number of posts : 359
    Location : chula vista ca
    Registration date : 2014-09-26

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    Post by rocky69rhodes Sat Jan 24, 2015 8:12 am

    will another size engine fit in my 67 need to get mine rebuilt and should I get the tranny rebuilt it works fine top speed is 72
    Twinpilot001
    Twinpilot001


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    Location : spokane ,Wa.
    Registration date : 2009-09-28

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    Post by Twinpilot001 Sat Jan 24, 2015 9:05 am

    yes any size !! u dont say how many miles on the tranny & what type?????????? Likely wont hurt to do some seals-at least!!
    rocky69rhodes
    rocky69rhodes


    Number of posts : 359
    Location : chula vista ca
    Registration date : 2014-09-26

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    Post by rocky69rhodes Sat Jan 24, 2015 10:23 am

    IDK how many miles on tranny or what kind it is but it shifts ok
    donivan65
    donivan65
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    Location : San Diego, California
    Registration date : 2008-05-12

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    Post by donivan65 Sat Jan 24, 2015 7:08 pm

    The rear end ratio determines how fast you go,,,,,,,,one with a 10 bolt cover is the fastest,,,,,,a 12 bolt goes slower......why do you want to change or rebuild the engine,,,,,,to go faster? or does it knock, smoke, leak or overheat?
    rocky69rhodes
    rocky69rhodes


    Number of posts : 359
    Location : chula vista ca
    Registration date : 2014-09-26

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    Post by rocky69rhodes Sat Jan 24, 2015 7:51 pm

    no I just thought it has a lot of miles an it would be good to rebuild it it does take time to warm up

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