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July 20th, 2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By young olds

Do you happen to still have it? I am looking for...

Do you happen to still have it? I am looking for a runner, or something that only needs minor work to run.
Forum: Transmission
May 7th, 2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 414
Posted By young olds

Since you are already a manual you could buy the...

Since you are already a manual you could buy the adapter that allows you to bolt the t56 to your current bellhousing and keep your stock clutch/throw out bearing set up.
May 4th, 2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 22,506
Posted By young olds

It was $550 I believe. Obviously have not used it...

It was $550 I believe. Obviously have not used it yet but playing with it in the house it feels great, my father ended up buying one for his car as well.
May 2nd, 2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 22,506
Posted By young olds

I did buy tires, shocks and springs recently to...

I did buy tires, shocks and springs recently to make it a roller again. I have picked up a few smaller things here and there as well...
May 2nd, 2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 22,506
Posted By young olds

I am looking to buy new rear wheels. Looking for...

I am looking to buy new rear wheels. Looking for a 15x12 with 4.375 backspacing. I wanted to stay with an old school look but et mags cannot make the wheel I want in the specs I need, might be...
March 31st, 2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,119
Posted By young olds

I was unaware of extreme supreme, I looked into...

I was unaware of extreme supreme, I looked into it though. If I had been interested in serpentine previously I would be money ahead right now, oh well.
March 30th, 2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,119
Posted By young olds

Pacific Gbody serpentine conversion

Has anyone used their kit yet? They claim you can set it up for les than $600 and is available for sbo as well as bbo. Looks like a good way to tighten up the engine and free up the engine bay....
Forum: Small Blocks
March 25th, 2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,475
Posted By young olds

Small update

I was getting water in my oil due to a hole in the timing cover behind the water pump. So the engine was pulled, I needed to pull it anyways to finish the engine bay. As of today I have the engine...
March 18th, 2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 23,311
Posted By young olds

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March 17th, 2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,071
Posted By young olds

Are these gaskets still available?

Are these gaskets still available?
March 14th, 2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By young olds

Mine is an 81, the junkyard car with the 8.5 was...

Mine is an 81, the junkyard car with the 8.5 was an 84.
Forum: Parts Wanted
March 11th, 2019, 07:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 589
Posted By young olds

It was upsetting as it was a complete car and I...

It was upsetting as it was a complete car and I was planning on getting quite a few more parts, I guess I should be glad I was able to get what I had the first time around.
Forum: Parts Wanted
March 10th, 2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 589
Posted By young olds

I went to the junk yard today and they got rid of...

I went to the junk yard today and they got rid of the wagon already. Unfortunately, as it was in great shape and had a lot of good parts on it.
Forum: Other
March 10th, 2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By young olds

Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Other
March 10th, 2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By young olds

Are the pumps the same between power steering...

Are the pumps the same between power steering only and power steering with hydroboost? The only difference I can see externally is that the reservior has two return lines.
Forum: Other
March 10th, 2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By young olds

The area up around the shaft is dry, when I took...

The area up around the shaft is dry, when I took the lower bolt out i had a steady drip rolling out of the threads. Could not find a leak coming from anywhere else. Even after I filled the bolt hole...
Forum: Other
March 9th, 2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By young olds

Power steering

The power steering pump on my 81 cruiser started leaking after I pulled the diesel and put a gas engine in. I tracked it down to the lower mounting bolt on the front of the pump and leaks...
Forum: Transmission
February 26th, 2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By young olds

Ok thank you, I wanted to make sure there was no...

Ok thank you, I wanted to make sure there was no input from the engine that it needed.
Forum: Parts Wanted
February 25th, 2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 589
Posted By young olds

There is an 84 in the junkyard I am pulling parts...

There is an 84 in the junkyard I am pulling parts off of for mine, if I remember I will grab the switch next time I go.
Forum: Transmission
February 25th, 2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By young olds

Th350-c

Anyone know how the lock up works on a 350c? I am taking the diesel out of my custom cruiser to put a gas engine in and want to make sure I keep the lock up functional.
February 20th, 2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By young olds

I was very surprised to see it. I dropped the...

I was very surprised to see it. I dropped the tank to check the sock on the pick up and after I drug it out from underneath the car I was wondering why there was a piece of paper in there, I never...
February 20th, 2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By young olds

I will have to check on the fill plug, but I did...

I will have to check on the fill plug, but I did find the build sheet above the gas tank last weekend so I referenced that and it showed rear axle 8.75.
February 19th, 2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By young olds

I did not get a picture of mine but I looked up...

I did not get a picture of mine but I looked up pictures of the 8.75 and that is what mine is. Thank you guys.
February 19th, 2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By young olds

I ran out and looked at mine again lastnight...

I ran out and looked at mine again lastnight after reading joe’s post. The rear end did not have square portrusions like an 8.5 but it did look like if you took an 8.5 and machined a partial circle...
February 18th, 2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By young olds

I have not looked since I first brought it home...

I have not looked since I first brought it home but almost confident I saw a 7.5 and from my reading the wagons did not get 8.5’s until 91(last gen) that is why I was confused when I saw the 8.5 in...
February 18th, 2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By young olds

8.5 rear end. Custom cruiser

Could a 1984 custom cruiser have come stock with an 8.5 rear end? My 81 has a 7.5 in it now and would like to upgrade. There is an 84 in the junkyard I was pulling parts off of and saw the tell tale...
February 15th, 2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,697
Posted By young olds

Local junk yard has an 84 cruiser, 307. Wondering...

Local junk yard has an 84 cruiser, 307. Wondering what parts I will need to grab to convert mine to gas? I want to do the minimum that will still allow it to run/drive properly (if I do the swap I...
February 5th, 2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By young olds

I am running iron heads with stock valves. Guy is...

I am running iron heads with stock valves. Guy is asking $200, good buy for these old rockers?
February 5th, 2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By young olds

Are they a good rocker arm? Geometry, strength,...

Are they a good rocker arm? Geometry, strength, stability, etc?
February 5th, 2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By young olds

so you think the original post are Harland’s and...

so you think the original post are Harland’s and second picture are the knock offs? If so I am definitely picking them up.
February 5th, 2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By young olds

These (not these exact ones but the smaller...

These (not these exact ones but the smaller shaft) are the ones I am use to seeing but while looking for this picture I found a picture of a set that looked exactly as above and said they were...
February 5th, 2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By young olds

The Harland’s I have seen had a smaller common...

The Harland’s I have seen had a smaller common shaft and nicer looking adjustment screws for valve lash.
February 5th, 2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 680
Posted By young olds

Can you tell what brand these are

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These popped up on my local Craigslist, guy...
January 31st, 2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 23,467
Posted By young olds

I am sorry to hear that. I hope you get all...

I am sorry to hear that. I hope you get all straightened out and are able to get back to the car. I will be waiting
January 30th, 2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 23,467
Posted By young olds

What is going on with the car these days? Did I...

What is going on with the car these days? Did I miss anything( I don’t cruise the forums as much as I used to)? I need to see this and neeley’s car to give me some drive to work on mine.
December 24th, 2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 23,311
Posted By young olds

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com...

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NY street racing
November 30th, 2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,697
Posted By young olds

I thought the oil cooler was standard on all the...

I thought the oil cooler was standard on all the diesels?
November 30th, 2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,697
Posted By young olds

The car does have fe2-firm ride and handling ...

The car does have
fe2-firm ride and handling
gu2-rear axle 2.73 ratio
g80-differential, limited slip
mx1-transmision(th350c)
qlz-tires, 225/75r15
u89-wiring harness, trailer
v08-cooling...
November 29th, 2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,697
Posted By young olds

I have heard that the frame on a truck is made...

I have heard that the frame on a truck is made out of thicker metal/boxed as the weight rating increases. I want to instal a receiver and want to install the highest class I can without going beyond...
November 29th, 2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,697
Posted By young olds

Wondering if anyone knows what the difference is...

Wondering if anyone knows what the difference is from a standard wagon vs one with the tow package?
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