Throttle Cable in '67 - BB EFI - Team Camaro Tech
Engine General Engine Discussion.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old Aug 17th, 01, 09:24 AM Thread Starter
Senior Tech
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: Calgary, AB Canada
Posts: 401

I am converting my '67 RS to an EFI Big Block (500") and need to convert to a throttle cable vs. linkage. I know that inline 6's had cables so my question is this: (a) has anyone used an aftermarket or late model setup that they are happy with or (b) where can I get a inline 6 gas pedal assembly (besides a wrecker)? Thanks.

by the way - pictures of the conversion are at - I will post as things progress.
James67RS is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old Aug 17th, 01, 09:47 AM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Apr 1999
Location: La La Land, CA
Posts: 2,704

Early 70's Novas have a cable operated linkage and there are lots of them in the junkyards. It's a bolt in on first gen cars, all that needs to be added is one hole in the firewall that is already pre-positioned.

The Red Beast
CarlC is offline  
post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old Aug 17th, 01, 10:02 AM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: ohio
Posts: 1,014

You can also check out if you are looking for something a little trick!

Bret Copsey
'68 Camaro base coupe
'92 Caprice wagon
'98 Malibu
bretcopsey is offline  
post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old Aug 17th, 01, 10:04 AM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Dec 1999
Posts: 1,515

Have you looked at Lokars products? They have a bunch of stuff like that, I'm using their throttle cable on my car and it works great.

68 468 700R4, and here it is;
MarkM is offline  
post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old Aug 17th, 01, 10:24 AM
Senior Tech
ZZ_430's Avatar
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Crockett, Texas
Posts: 4,414
Thumbs up

Yes on the Lokar!..nice stuff!

Don~ ZZ430DropTop DropTop
67 RS/SS Convertible, 70 RS/Z28
ZZ_430 is offline  
post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old Aug 17th, 01, 12:57 PM
Senior Tech
Join Date: Jul 1999
Location: Broomfield, Colorado
Posts: 755

I just pulled 2 complete throttle cable setups off early Novas at the local pull-n-save for under $10.

'69 400SB, Richmond 5-speed
RockyMtnRacer is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Team Camaro Tech forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address.
NOTE we receive a lot of registrations with bad email addresses. IF you do not receive your confirmation email you will not be able to post. contact support and we will try and help.
Be sure you enter a valid email address and check your spam folder as well.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome