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Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-25-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 142
Posted By DZAUTO
And with all the right parts, this is what you...

And with all the right parts, this is what you could end up with.
https://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h219/DZAUTO/Driveline/DSCN1173_zpsqsibhs1r.jpg

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Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-24-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,079
Posted By DZAUTO
There were three different Batwing air cleaners...

There were three different Batwing air cleaners for 56-57.
There was only one Batwing for 56.

There were two Batwings for 57.
One for a 57 with the standard heater.
The other one was for a 57...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-24-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By DZAUTO
Mustang, OK was ONCE out in the country from Okla...

Mustang, OK was ONCE out in the country from Okla City, but now it is TOTALLY surrounded by the OKC limits. Although, it is still a completely independant town.
You're suggestion of a tag is good...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-23-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By DZAUTO
Finally, after 7yrs, I got insurance and the tag...

Finally, after 7yrs, I got insurance and the tag updated today.
It's now ready for regular road service. This was my very first car in 1962 and was (literally) my daily driver until I parked it 7yrs...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-21-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By DZAUTO
According to the information you have provided,...

According to the information you have provided, that engine would have been the same for both 62 and 63 fuel injected Corvettes. BUUUUUUUUUUUT, the FI units for 62 and 63 were TOTALLY different....
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-20-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By DZAUTO
Now it fits better. An 870 block is correct for...

Now it fits better.
An 870 block is correct for 1962.
Earlier above, you mentioned that the stamped suffix was RF. As far as I have ever known, that indicates a 62-64 fuel injection 327 (NOT 65)....
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-20-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 682
Posted By DZAUTO
If the FI unit has a smooth top, it is NOT,...

If the FI unit has a smooth top, it is NOT, repeat, NOT a 59 unit. The first year for smooth top FI units was 1960. ALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL 57-59 FI units had the finned top, PLUS, some 60-61 FI units for...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-18-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By DZAUTO
Very slightly modified 245 carbs. Many years ago,...

Very slightly modified 245 carbs. Many years ago, Bob Kunz sent me some different jets for the secondaries and different springs for the power pistons.
Forum: Transmission and DriveLine Questions 05-17-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By DZAUTO
That is EXACTLY correct information. The...

That is EXACTLY correct information.

The VERY first indication, as mentioned, is the presence or absence of a drain plug (your picture does not show the bottom of the housing). BUUUUUUUUUUUUT,...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-15-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By DZAUTO
After 30+yrs in a plastic bag with a packet of...

After 30+yrs in a plastic bag with a packet of desiccant in the bag, the old 2x4 setup works like new (VERY minor tuning is needed). I bolted them onto the 389, connected everything together, put gas...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-14-2019, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 512
Posted By DZAUTO
What is the best source for 55-57 rubber parts?

What source is recommended for rubber parts, such as grommets?
I need the rubber grommet for the wiring harness connector which goes through the LEFT side of the radiator support (for lights,...
Forum: Transmission and DriveLine Questions 05-12-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 503
Posted By DZAUTO
ALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL my cars with a Muncie(5), have...

ALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL my cars with a Muncie(5), have a pure bone stock Chevy bell housing (both iron and alum) and good dowel pins on the rear of the block.
My 51 Chevy was the first car to get a Muncie...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-11-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By DZAUTO
Correct, it drives my "home made" "matching"...

Correct, it drives my "home made" "matching" tachometer (modified and recalibrated from a 51-52 Chevy speedometer).
https://i65.photobucket.com/albums/h219/DZAUTO/Early%20Chevys/51dash3.jpg


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Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-10-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By DZAUTO
I just called them up, told them what I needed...

I just called them up, told them what I needed and they gave me a price.

I just now pulled the invoice. It's dated 2-11-13 and the total was $187.
Too much? Maybe, but it has worked perfect for...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-10-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By DZAUTO
It's a 350 block (ACTUALLY, it's a large jorunal...

It's a 350 block (ACTUALLY, it's a large jorunal 327 block) bored .060in over, stroked to 3.75. According to Speed Pro's piston chart, a 383 that is .060 over is a 389.
After the small journal...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-09-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 345
Posted By DZAUTO
There are several mini starters on the...

There are several mini starters on the market---------------some are better than others, and if a person does not have a lot of experience with them, it may be like getting a pig in a poke.
When I...
Forum: Super Stock / Pro Street and Modified Discussion 55-56-57 05-09-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 709
Posted By DZAUTO
Another 2x4/Batwing/small block about ready to hit the streets again.

No, it's not in a 56-57, but the entire drive line is all early Chevy.
I still have a few minor things to do, but it won't be long before I fire up the 389 after sitting on the lift with a broken...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-09-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 307
Posted By DZAUTO
The ONLY, repeat, ONLY difference Between 55 and...

The ONLY, repeat, ONLY difference Between 55 and 56 dogdish caps is the painted ring around the Bowties. The 55 caps have white and the 56 have black rings.

Over the years, I've bought about...
Forum: Transmission and DriveLine Questions 05-06-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,007
Posted By DZAUTO
No, pull both axles, simply remove the small bolt...

No, pull both axles, simply remove the small bolt from the side of the differential. Rotate the differential until the center pin can slide out. Then the spider and axle gears will come right out.
Forum: Transmission and DriveLine Questions 05-06-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,007
Posted By DZAUTO
That is a lock ring which secures the axle...

That is a lock ring which secures the axle bearing to the axle (even though the bearing is pressed on, the lock ring secures it). If that lock ring is not replaced, it is a VERY GOOD PROBABILITY that...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-03-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By DZAUTO
This one starts and runs (almost) like GM...

This one starts and runs (almost) like GM intended it to run. And with a few tweaks I've learned over the years, it is a VERY dependable unit.
https://youtu.be/V1I9q3QAMac

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Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-03-2019, 11:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By DZAUTO
This one starts and runs (almost) like GM...

This one starts and runs (almost) like GM intended it to run. And with a few tweaks I've learned over the years, it is a VERY dependable unit. The engine is a .030over SB400, and I've turned it 6600...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-03-2019, 11:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By DZAUTO
The absolute first thing about working on the...

The absolute first thing about working on the Rochester FI units, is to read, study, read, study, read, study the GM FI manuals. Cultivate a FULL UNDERSTANDING of how and when the different circuits...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 05-03-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By DZAUTO
Al, I clearly remember when you contacted me...

Al,
I clearly remember when you contacted me and our discussions.
The cracked float is definitely not something that is easy to diagnose long distance, but it has happened. I presume you had Gary...
Forum: Chit Chat Area, Anything on your mind goes here. 05-02-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 455
Posted By DZAUTO
GREAT to know, I did not know the restoration was...

GREAT to know, I did not know the restoration was finished.
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