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Re: Best headers for Fleetwood?

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  • Tommy Pierson
    Thanks! That s exactly the kind of info I was looking for. ... moments that take your breath away. ... would not have a single bit of talent left, and could
    Message 1 of 5 , Mar 26, 2005
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      Thanks! That's exactly the kind of info I was looking for.

      --- In Cadillac_Performance_Association@yahoogroups.com, Preston
      III <prestoniii2002@y...> wrote:
      > True, the "C" chassis is not used in the Chevy. The
      > "C" chassis is a "B" chassis on steriods. The engine
      > cradle, engine bay, and cross members are all
      > basically the same. AND, the "B" chassis IS a chevy
      > product too. I'd use headers built for a Caprice with
      >
      > a big block, and substitute the Caddy flanges.
      >
      > Besides, you're not going to weld the flanges on until
      > you've test fit them on the engine with the headers in
      > the chassis. Tack weld them together, then finish the
      > job.
      >
      > Preston III
      >
      >
      >
      > -- Tommy Pierson <tompierson@s...>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > The problem is that the Cadillac chasis is not
      > > shared by Chevy.
      > > It's a C type (Really a D type commercial chasis),
      > > which is shared
      > > by Buick Electras and Olds 98's. I'd go with the
      > > Deville headers,
      > > but they don't offer a real big increase in power
      > > over stock
      > > manifolds run through 2 pipes.
      > >
      > > .....Preston III <prestoniii2002@y...> wrote:
      > > Chevy big block headers themselves will not bolt
      > > to a caddy engine. The process is that you buy
      > chevy
      > > big block headers for the chassis/body that you
      > have,
      > > then cut the exhaust-port flanges off them. Then,
      > > you reinstall a set of Cadillac Big Block flanges in
      > > place of the chevy flanges. The caddy flanges should
      >
      > > be available at various places that specialize in
      > > caddy high performance parts.
      > >
      > > Preston III
      > >
      > >
      > > --- Tommy Pierson <tompierson@s...> wrote:
      > > I know MTS carries a mid length set for Deville's
      > > that might fit my 73 Fleetwood, but what Chevy Big
      > > Block Headers would fit?
      >
      > Life is not measured by the number of breaths you take, but by the
      moments that take your breath away.
      >
      > When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I
      would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, "I used
      everything You gave me."
      >
      > Preston, Tim, or Mr Bond. . . . They're all me!
      >
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