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  1. Transmission and DriveLine Questions
    I have a 51 chevy truck with the factory 216 and sm420 transmission. I want to swap in a v8 but keep the bellhousing. Is there an adapter available to bolt an early 6 cylinder bellhousing to a v8 engine? I know the 6 cylinder pattern was kept until 1962 so id hope some trifivers would know. I...
  2. Trifive Steering/Power & Manual/Rack & Pinion- 605
    Hi All, I purchased the Chevy Upper Steering Column Rebuild Kit, 1957 from Ecklers. When putting this back together following the instructions in the pdf below. Step 5a and 5b show the turn signal locking plate inserted into the slots at the top of the mast. The problem I have is if I do insert...
  3. Transmission and DriveLine Questions
    Hi, I've got a stock 235 with a three on the tree tranny in a '57 210. Had a frameoff done, all body work completed. Ran out of money, so just put original drive train back in with no rebuild. Runs pretty good, except I lose first gear on the tranny. Started out kind of intermittent, but has...
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