|05-21-2011, 01:13 PM||#1 (permalink)|
Join Date: May 2011
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Initial start up
i'm new here, and looking for info and advice. but first a brief history;
I am rebuilding a 66 impala, not a SS originally although now has the spirit and muscle of an SS. The vehicle started as 3 speed 283 car, and is now a 383, 540hp, 580 lbs of torque beast, with a 6 speed manual. Now to my question;
The motor was built and ran on a dyno, approximately 2 years ago. Unfortunately overseas service and life in general has slowed me down from completing the build. I now have the motor installed, and i am dieing to here the motor run. The beast will not start. any suggestions on initial start up would be greatly appreciated.
|05-23-2011, 05:51 AM||#2 (permalink)|
1st Year of the 5th Generation
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: North TX
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Does it have spark, and have you tried to put a table spoon of gas down the carburetor?
1977 Chevrolet Impala Sedan, 5.0L, TH200, 2.56:1, 106K miles, 37 Lifetime Warranty Parts.
1989 GMC C1500 Sierra ECSB 5.7L, HM290, 3.08:1, 328K miles, 1 Lifetime Warranty Parts.
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