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  1. Headers and Exhaust System
    Hi, were planning to go with an oldshool vibe with our 235 l6, The plan was to install a fenton split exhaust, 1 ⅝ tubings with a long cherrybomb glasspacks. We plan to retain the original 2 speed powerglide trans. The question was, would it be annoying to cruise on highways with automatic...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone, my name is Sean Marek and I am from New Jersey. I just bought the car of my dreams, a 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air 4 door hardtop! She has a 235 straight 6 and a 2 speed powerglide. In June I got her running for the first time in a decade and a week ago I was able to drive it out of the...
  3. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    I just had my 235 totally rebuilt and am thinking about replacing the stock Rochester carb with one of Langdon's 32/36 2 bbl carbs...has anyone done this and have any suggestions as to what I must or should do to make this go smoothly? And, out of curiosity, what could I expect in terms of hp...
  4. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    I'm looking to replace the clutch in my '55 Bel Air and have a 235ci from a '57 I just took to the machine shop that will go back in it; wondering if anyone can give me recommendations on a good clutch kit that won't break the bank?
  5. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Hi there! Can some of you experts let me know how to tell a hydraulic from a solid camshaft from a 57 Chevy 235? When I read on the web, all I can find is that 57 150 models with 6L 235 engine and manual transmission came with a solid camshaft and solid lifters. I can confirm 100% that this is...
  6. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    This listing is for a vintage Edmunds Dual Carb Manifold. The manifold fits Tri-Five Chevrolets with the "blue flame" 235 inline six. This part is in excellent condition for its age. Comes with "most," if not all linkage/rods (not pictured). Also included with this manifold, comes two Rochester...
  7. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    What is the relationship between the distributor shaft and the oil pump on a 235 chevy engine? I have removed my distributor a couple times to check it out and now I have no oil pressure (oil pressure light on). A mechanic told me that I may have knocked a small rod out of the oil pump (or...
  8. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    My 235 6cyl has developed an intermittent misfire only after the engine warms up. I've rebuilt the 1 barrel carb, replaced the coil, plugs, wires, (distributor cap and rotor are fairly new) vacuum advance, intake/exhaust manifold gaskets. 3 other options that I have come across could be a low...
  9. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Trying to install a Pertronic Ignitor In my 235. I removed the points and installed the electronic ignition and a new Pertronix Flame Thrower 1.5 ohm coil, new wires, cap, and plugs. I put the wires on the coil back the way they were in the original position. I tried to start the car and heard a...
  10. New Member Introductions
    I've been a member for awhile, however I just now got my baby home and I'm ready to take this adventure! She was barned for 37yrs and sat outside for 2 years after that. I'm not a man of many words but rather like to show and tell through pics and vids. I don't believe I am supposed to place my...
  11. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    Broken 235 main bearing cap - need a replacement I had a bad day reassembling my remachined 235 the other day. The block has been bored, decked, and line bored, so there's a lot of money tied up in it. I installed the crank, then while tightening the bolts on the 3rd main bearing cap, the...
  12. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    HI, I have a 1956 Chevy 3105 that I acquired as a basket case and I'm getting close to completion of this project. I am restoring the vehicle to original condition and recently discovered I am missing throttle linkage. My truck has a 235 6cyl with 3 on the tree, specifically I need the thottle...
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