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  1. Black spark plugs

    Performance
    Got her running. Starts good. Cam makes her idle rough. Set the idle a little high until I can get it running right. I am going to go to get it dyno tuned but I am wondering with the equipment below, when the plugs are black and she sputters a little when I get on it at higher RPM should I...
  2. 327 crankcase breathing

    Performance
    I just got my 65 327 engine back. The rebuilder plugged the hole in the block that is behind the oil sender. He said that was the old crankcase breather. I have aluminum Edelbrock e-street heads, performer intake, super comp headers, and Edelbrock 1406 600cfm carb. How should I set this...
  3. Setting up crankcase breathing from scratch SBC

    Engine
    I just got my 65 327 engine back. The rebuilder plugged the hole in the block that is behind the oil sender. He said that was the old crankcase breather. I have aluminum Edelbrock e-street heads, performer intake, super comp headers, and Edelbrock 1406 600cfm carb. How should I set this...
  4. Break in oil?

    Engine
    Getting my 327 back for my 65 Malibu Convertible. Edelbrock 1406 Carb Edelbrock E-street heads Edelbrock air gap manifold 10-1/2 to 1 compression. Crane mild cam. About 375 HP Should I use break in oil? Some guys say it is a must. Some say it is a gimmick. They say the added zinc fills little...
  5. Is the Edlebrock 2601 and 1406 carb a safe bet?

    Engine
    I am getting my 65 Chevelle 327 rebuilt with just a mild cam. Jegs guy recommended these for it. I also looked up the 1478 Electric choke kit. Any issues with these for my Chevelle? It is a convertible, just a cruiser. I'm a rookie at this, learning as I go, but loving every minute of it. Thanks.
  6. 327 short block potential and carb jetting

    Engine
    Hey guys, Found this great site a while back and have been coming here more and more often. I finally had some questions I couldn't find answers to, so here's my first post. I have a small journal 327 short block I would be grateful for any opinions regarding it's potential. Here are the...
  7. Cam help on 327 using ported 601 casting heads- street strip

    Performance
    I am currently building a 327 large journal engine out of a 68 camaro. vehicle weight about 3300 total, turbo 350 tranny 2500-3000 stall (havent bought yet)and 3.73 or 4.10 gears. Weekend driving and street strip with nasty idle desired. ON A STRICT BUDGET, LOOKING TO SAVE ANYWHERE I CAN...
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