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Forum: Engine Tech
09-08-2009, 04:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By tkilby

It is on a 555 cid.

It is on a 555 cid.
Forum: Engine Tech
07-16-2009, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 707
Posted By tkilby

Brodix HV 2001

Has anyone used a brodix hv 2001 intake? What size engine do they work best? How do they perform compared to other intakes? Thanks!
Forum: Transmission
09-15-2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,680
Posted By tkilby

You can contact Greg Slack @ Converter Design...

You can contact Greg Slack @ Converter Design Specialists Albemarle, NC Phone # 704-983-1972. Greg is very knowledgeable and builds high quality converters.
Forum: Transmission
07-16-2008, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,751
Posted By tkilby

I agree, remove all the speedo "stuff", install I...

I agree, remove all the speedo "stuff", install I think it's a 3/4 freeze plug in and call it done.
Forum: Transmission
07-13-2008, 06:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,221
Posted By tkilby

Something I ran into with one rebuilt 1.76...

Something I ran into with one rebuilt 1.76 planetary set I bought from a transmission wholesale company was the sun gear was too thick "or too tall". If you have another sun gear compare the two, in...
Forum: Transmission
06-15-2008, 04:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By tkilby

9310 is what is used in a "Pro Gear" ring &...

9310 is what is used in a "Pro Gear" ring & pinion set which is not recommended for street use. But after doing some more research, I found that in some of the high end manual transmissions street...
Forum: Transmission
06-13-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By tkilby

Most of the straight cut planetaries have 9310...

Most of the straight cut planetaries have 9310 gears which are softer gears to absorb impact for drag racing. IMO, they would not be suitable in a street application. Again, IMO.
Forum: Transmission
06-10-2008, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By tkilby

If the converter is a sprag type, I would bet the...

If the converter is a sprag type, I would bet the sprag in converter is slipping. This in turn will cause converter to lose stall speed or "tighten up". IMO!
Forum: Transmission
06-04-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By tkilby

IMO, Front Motor Plate, Mid Plate, Lateral...

IMO, Front Motor Plate, Mid Plate, Lateral Engine Travel Limiters!
Forum: Transmission
06-02-2008, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 543
Posted By tkilby

Yes, but if it was an original rear pump type...

Yes, but if it was an original rear pump type support, you will need to use a blocking plate under the support.
Forum: Transmission
05-10-2008, 03:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 868
Posted By tkilby

IMO you still got a problem with the pump. If...

IMO you still got a problem with the pump. If it's a store bought pump should have a warranty. I would really be concerned with the quality of pump since it did not come with valve installed. Again,...
Forum: Transmission
05-06-2008, 03:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,835
Posted By tkilby

Regardless of what is done to the car I would...

Regardless of what is done to the car I would stay with the urethane transmission mount. IMO
Forum: Transmission
05-05-2008, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,835
Posted By tkilby

The powerglide will of course have a higher 1st...

The powerglide will of course have a higher 1st gear, taking a little off the intial hit. But sounds like you should first look into maybe a motor plate, mid plate, engine travel limiters and roll...
Forum: Transmission
03-22-2008, 04:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,728
Posted By tkilby

A lot depends on the weight of car. The stock...

A lot depends on the weight of car. The stock 1.76 is a pretty strong piece.
Forum: Transmission
01-25-2008, 07:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,144
Posted By tkilby

Powerglide

TSR sells a "powerglide transmission handbook" sells for $19.95 great book with lots of information. The converter feed needs to be drilled complete to intersection. You will need to remove stator...
Forum: Transmission
01-25-2008, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,239
Posted By tkilby

Powerglide Shifter

I personally like the Turbo Action Cheetah shifter. It is simple, smooth and precise good quality piece.
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