Re: New Cadillac Owner Here!
- cad500parts.com has a catalog you can download with pages of info.
cadillacperformanceparts.com sponsers a forum, I can't think of its
name right now. just be prepared to pay twice as much for everything
because there it is not as popular as sbc.
> Hi all, I just bought a 75 Calais with the 500/TH400.are
> I was curious if there are different stock Iron head castings that
> more/less desireable for making power, and how the compressionratio
> is determined in the Cad500 engine. Is it piston height or headwill a
> chamber size? Or both?
> What types of internals are used- forged, cast? How much power
> stock bottom end hold up to?weighs
> I've never played with a Caddy before and reading that the 500
> less than a BBC makes the gears in my head start to turn. Whatabout
> the external dimensions? How do those compare to a BBC?