Re: Engine swap?
- --- In Cadillac_Performance_Association@yahoogroups.com, "Joel"
> Hi, I'm new to this group, and I have some questions that I hope
> someone here can answer for me. I want to drop a 472 into a '64
> chevy truck. The truck currently has a straight six in it. Has
> anywone attempted this or something similar? Will I have to
> the oil pan and will most headers fit in...i have a 500 in my 64 c10.i used an eldo oilpan which cleared
everything.i used rear drive exaust manifolds and i believe? rear
drive engine mounts.i had to dent the firewall near the clutch
linkage.i took the frame mounts,swapped them side for side,moved
them forward and bolted them down.i had to hammer down the rise in
the frame on the passinger rail.i had to grind off a quarter of an
inch off the frame to clear the passinger exaust manifold.