We specialize in repair, replacement and restoration of engines on all types of cars and light trucks. Your wife will never know. Step 7: Clean and Paint Hardware Before the engine is reinstalled, clean and repaint the hardware that was removed. We're the only Pontiac engine builders with proven incredible results - street and strip. Internals The scope of this book does not cover resto-mods.
He was very helpful with any question and resolving any questions. Because of this, we had to spend very little time from specing the engine to final tuning. The fastest and quickest Pontiac Powered N. If you wanted a 4-speed manual transmission, you had to get the L37 or the 400-ci engine. The stock Pontiac blue was used to paint this 400 in a booth. Once the engine is back from the machine shop, it requires a degreasing to prep it for paint.
However, it always fires right up without any hesitation and runs fantastic! By 1981, performance was all but gone. A stroke is an engine that has the stroke of its crankshaft increased. Step 2: Remove Linkage Disconnect throttle linkage, kick-down linkage if equipped , and shaker solenoid actuator if equipped. Learn more about our and information. Eddies Crate Engine Warranty All Eddies Performance crate engines come with a 12 month, unlimited mileage warranty.
This 383 stroker screams at 400 hp! Steve worked with me to design the engine of my dreams for this car. The engine was shipped already tuned and all dialed in! This was a true street car at that time. Our staff is also available to answer any technical questions you may have before and after your engine arrives. Parts today are sometimes of dubious quality and bad batches do occur. Call for turnkey pricing on an engine for your application.
It is not uncommon to find stroker 400-cior 455 engines residing in Firebird engine compartments. Steve, My name is Mike C. And it was one of the reasons that Pontiac created such a well-rounded and fun driving package. However, there are always exceptions to this rule. Left rear wheel is off the ground.
Whether because of abuse, neglect, or internal component failure, many Firebirds and Trans Ams do not have their original engines. Because a number of restamps exist, it is important to piece together all of the information to make sure everything is accurate. The 403-ci Oldsmobile engines were slotted inside these cars also. You need to identify the engine so you can formulate a rebuild plan. Every engine we build begins with thorough cleaning, inspection and machining of all remanufacturable castings.
I've been working on cars my whole life and they have been the worst people I have dealt with. Whips a 502 bowtie with ease. The Trans Am and the Corvette were the top contenders when you looked at performance numbers. Less friction means more horsepower. The block casting number is found behind the passenger-side cylinder bank at the rear of the block.
Before you endeavor to rebuild your Pontiac engine, you need to honestly and accurately assess your mechanical ability, workshop space, and necessary tools. We specialize in high horse power Pontiac engines. I had it installed over a weekend and then did the modification for the vacuum. Number one - A 455 -87, 621 lbs. Click on the for more info and pictures. See manufctures listing below and email with questions.
Tubular ceramic-coated headers are a great benefit for achieving additional power. The block code tells you the engine and application. They had a Roush mustang and they said that my engine that was built by profornance unlimited was heads above the Roush. We just got back from the Falcon Nationals. You'd love to own one. It made 672 hp on a 125 shot. Headers can add as much as 40 hp to the rear wheels when connected to a proper exhaust system.