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Re: [Cadillac_Performance_Association] questions from another newbie on a 78

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  • Scott Pearson
    Anything special? Of course, a big grin when you stomp on the go pedal the first time! Bolt in installation. Scott ... From: Herb Mooney
    Message 1 of 3 , Apr 1 7:20 PM
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      Anything special? Of course, a big grin when you stomp on the go pedal the
      first time!

      Bolt in installation.

      Scott

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Herb Mooney" <hmooney@...>
      To: <Cadillac_Performance_Association@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, April 01, 2004 7:01 PM
      Subject: [Cadillac_Performance_Association] questions from another newbie on
      a 78


      > Hello to all. I'd like to build a Hot Rod out of my 78 Coupe Deville.
      > Do I need anything special to put a 500 in place of my current 425?
      > Is this an easy swap or a lot of work for this car? Also does anyone
      > know the rear ratio in this car? I believe I already have the TH400
      > so the trans should be good enough, but will the 500 bolt right up to
      > it? I'm thinking the 500 with the 120cc heads for the street. Am I
      > going in the right direction here? I've looked at the MTS site and
      > the Cad Comapny sites so I just need to know what I need for the swap
      > and I'll be on my way, well almost, I need a 500 so I'm looking for a
      > parts car or motor in PA, OH, MD, DE, NY, WV, NJ areas.
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      > Herb in PA (near Carlisle)
      > 78 Coupe Deville
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