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Forum: Cutlass June 19th, 2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,256
Posted By ziff396
I believe that I had to drill one maybe 2 through...

I believe that I had to drill one maybe 2 through the webbing. I just thought that it looked good to me as it is
not original.
Forum: Cutlass May 13th, 2016, 04:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,256
Posted By ziff396
These are mine. 442 grilles with Supreme plastic...

These are mine. 442 grilles with Supreme plastic backing plates. They cover the original holes and look good.
Forum: Big Blocks April 24th, 2016, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 698
Posted By ziff396
Myself after using MSD, I like the Taylor wires....

Myself after using MSD, I like the Taylor wires. Much easier to work with and the boots are easier to slide on and off the plugs in tight spaces.
Forum: General Discussion April 16th, 2016, 04:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 927
Posted By ziff396
Air shocks are definitely hard riding and bouncy....

Air shocks are definitely hard riding and bouncy. Hate those things!
Forum: General Discussion April 16th, 2016, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 706
Posted By ziff396
That is definitely not the right spoiler. Also...

That is definitely not the right spoiler. Also way to far forward anyways. Factory installed 70 and 71's. Not Supreme, and only dealer installed on 72's.
Forum: General Discussion April 3rd, 2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 798
Posted By ziff396
I would guess that it's set up for 20-24" rim's....

I would guess that it's set up for 20-24" rim's. Just need to lower it back down. Good luck with your project!
Forum: The Clubhouse February 13th, 2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 397
Posted By ziff396
Smile Anyways, a lighter thought. My 82 year old mom...

Anyways, a lighter thought. My 82 year old mom just says it simple. The earth has been warming up since the ice age. What's all the fuss about?
Forum: General Discussion February 5th, 2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 4,886
Posted By ziff396
I'm partial to gold. Mine's Nugget Gold although...

I'm partial to gold. Mine's Nugget Gold although a 72.
Forum: 442 September 7th, 2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 834
Posted By ziff396
I got mine directly from M&H. Plug and play. Nice...

I got mine directly from M&H. Plug and play. Nice harness with correct wiring colors.
Forum: The Clubhouse September 1st, 2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,744
Posted By ziff396
66 Nova 2 door 283 auto. Shared it with my...

66 Nova 2 door 283 auto. Shared it with my sister. Ran the crap out of that thing. She did too! Just kept going.
Forum: General Discussion July 5th, 2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,052
Posted By ziff396
Yup, I have one on my bench after removing it and...

Yup, I have one on my bench after removing it and had the same problem for 2 years. 1 week would do it. Running a quick fuel 830 now. Bam she starts right now.
Forum: General Discussion July 1st, 2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,161
Posted By ziff396
Ha! Exactly.:mad:

Ha! Exactly.:mad:
Forum: Electrical June 30th, 2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By ziff396
I just replaced my UMI with one of these. Works...

I just replaced my UMI with one of these. Works great and spins much faster. So far so good!
Forum: Small Blocks June 29th, 2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,851
Posted By ziff396
I have the transGo kit in mine converting from a...

I have the transGo kit in mine converting from a B&M. And yes, I probably replaced the spring also. I can't remember. I did it myself and it's been almost 3 years on that one. Memory I guess is not...
Forum: Small Blocks June 29th, 2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,851
Posted By ziff396
Most of us with BBOs who run them stock or mildly...

Most of us with BBOs who run them stock or mildly hopped up will never see the far side of 4,000 rpm (OK maybe the occasional excursion close to five grand range). (Quote)
I run mine up to 5500, or...
Forum: Small Blocks June 28th, 2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,428
Posted By ziff396
I like my Scorpions after 4+ years. They sure are...

I like my Scorpions after 4+ years. They sure are pretty when you pull off the valve covers! I'm just running the 1.6's also listed as ford.
Forum: Big Blocks June 26th, 2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,593
Posted By ziff396
I ran the expensive oils, Royal Purple etc in...

I ran the expensive oils, Royal Purple etc in mine. Tried 20/50, 10/40, and now I am running VR1 10/30. Actually my oil pressure with a high volume pump is better. 50-60 cold, 20-25 hot idle. Used to...
Forum: General Discussion June 26th, 2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,047
Posted By ziff396
Went through the same thing when I re did my...

Went through the same thing when I re did my Cutlass. Mine is a Cutlass (left original badges) with a 442 look. I went back and forth as I already had all the 442 W30 badges and decided to sell them....
Forum: General Discussion June 24th, 2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,411
Posted By ziff396
Just a simple question, but were the oil baffles...

Just a simple question, but were the oil baffles in the valve covers removed to clear aftermarket rockers and studs?
Forum: Big Blocks June 23rd, 2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,647
Posted By ziff396
I went with their 9.8 recommendation on mine with...

I went with their 9.8 recommendation on mine with a flat tappet Lunati Voodoo cam with scorpion full roller rockers and was short. I ended up with 9.9s to center on the stem. Sometimes a little is a...
Forum: Big Blocks June 23rd, 2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 971
Posted By ziff396
Did you already tighten the first one before...

Did you already tighten the first one before moving things around (side to side,up and down) to get the 2nd bolt in?
Forum: General Discussion June 14th, 2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By ziff396
I am running a Quick Fuel carb on mine now. You...

I am running a Quick Fuel carb on mine now. You can see the float levels very easily through the clear sight plugs. I've only ran it maybe 100 miles, but I like it so far.
Forum: Body work June 13th, 2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,890
Posted By ziff396
X2 and easy to do!

X2 and easy to do!
Forum: General Discussion June 13th, 2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 527
Posted By ziff396
Congrats! Olds seems to be a hard sell here at...

Congrats! Olds seems to be a hard sell here at shows. 5 really nice ones at a small show a couple of years ago and no awards. I did snag one 3 years ago though. I only enter when I need to just sit...
Forum: Big Blocks May 10th, 2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,212
Posted By ziff396
Same with mine with a Carter muscle car stock...

Same with mine with a Carter muscle car stock style pump. Just a little filing was done.
Forum: The Newbie Forum May 10th, 2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 631
Posted By ziff396
Welcome! Like the color! Reminds me of another...

Welcome! Like the color! Reminds me of another car I know!
Forum: General Discussion May 4th, 2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 787
Posted By ziff396
I am just running a cheapo aluminum radiator from...

I am just running a cheapo aluminum radiator from ebay on my 455. Same 180 all day. 5 years now. No air. Be Cool seems to be way over priced for the name for me. I bought the Canada version if that...
Forum: Big Blocks May 1st, 2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By ziff396
Same here!! What a deal!

Same here!! What a deal!
Forum: General Discussion April 30th, 2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 21,762
Posted By ziff396
Don't give up on the car yet. These old cars can...

Don't give up on the car yet. These old cars can be a never ending tinkering thing to get what you want from them. But then again, that's part of the fun! Or not! Most of us (opinion) can't afford a...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline April 28th, 2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,147
Posted By ziff396
That sounds possible with 2.73's. My 3.42 with...

That sounds possible with 2.73's. My 3.42 with 275/60/15's ( 27.5 tall not 28 as claimed) only run around 3k or so.
Forum: General Discussion April 27th, 2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 21,762
Posted By ziff396
The throw should be the same. Try routing it and...

The throw should be the same. Try routing it and see if you have the room for the slack. Just a suggestion.
Forum: Big Blocks April 27th, 2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,985
Posted By ziff396
Wow! That thing is cool! A bit loud I would think.

Wow! That thing is cool! A bit loud I would think.
Forum: General Discussion April 23rd, 2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,972
Posted By ziff396
[QUOTE=CuttyShark;814492]I am thinking of using...

[QUOTE=CuttyShark;814492]I am thinking of using thee on my 70 442. Think they will work? I'm Sticking its stock height. I want to use a header back kit if possible. Like from Pypes.[/QUO
These...
Forum: General Discussion April 19th, 2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,972
Posted By ziff396
I have a set on my 461. They fit great. However,...

I have a set on my 461. They fit great. However, the #6 tube is crimped more than I am comfortable with. Check yours out. I bought mine 2 or 3 years ago.
Forum: General Discussion April 19th, 2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 21,762
Posted By ziff396
Your doing fine. Once you replace the cable and...

Your doing fine. Once you replace the cable and get everything else set up you will be smiling! That's just the way it is with these older cars. Actually, once I had mine where I thought that I...
Forum: Big Blocks April 11th, 2015, 04:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,860
Posted By ziff396
$350.00? It would already be in my garage!

$350.00? It would already be in my garage!
Forum: General Discussion April 7th, 2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 21,762
Posted By ziff396
Wow. I would have just replaced the carb...

Wow. I would have just replaced the carb W/electric choke and been done with it. To much drama for me. Then if there is still a problem chase it from there. The carb is not right from the get go. JMO
Forum: General Discussion March 24th, 2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 634
Posted By ziff396
Congrats! That garage will soon be to small also....

Congrats! That garage will soon be to small also. The more you add, the more you will fill it with. I do wish that I had the tall ceilings!
Forum: General Discussion March 21st, 2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 1,696
Views: 78,047
Posted By ziff396
Fired mine up after a long winters sleep. No...

Fired mine up after a long winters sleep. No drives yet though. Still salt dust on the roads as it hasn't rained to wash it off.
Forum: Big Blocks March 17th, 2015, 03:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 698
Posted By ziff396
I planned on pulling the pump but thanks!

I planned on pulling the pump but thanks!
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