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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old May 16th, 01, 04:45 AM Thread Starter
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I know this is a camaro site but i was hoping that someone might know this info.. THe 67-69 chevelle SS did they come with a 350 standard with the option of a big block (396) like a camaro?

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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old May 16th, 01, 04:54 AM
 
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All chevelle SS cars were big block cars. The malibus were the small block version.
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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old May 16th, 01, 06:09 AM
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To clarify, in 69, all SS cars had big-blocks with the 396 being the 'base' engine and 454 as an option, as well as several hi-po versions of the 396. I believe this is true for all Chevelles from 68 thru 70. In 71, the Chevelle changed and went to a 350 as the 'base' engine in the SS version. If you need/want more chevelle info, check out Team Camaro's sister site at www.chevelles.com .
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post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old May 16th, 01, 10:27 AM Thread Starter
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THANKS GUYS FOR THE INFO !!!
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post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old May 16th, 01, 10:58 AM
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Sorry, you still dont have it quite right. All 66-70 SS cars were big blocks, 396's. The 454 wasnt available until 70. In 70 you could get a 396 (actually 402) or the 454. In 71 you could get a small block in the SS's. I have heard you COULD get the 307 in an SS, but i've never seen one. The 350 was the small block most SS cars came with.
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post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old May 17th, 01, 04:35 PM
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Ron has it right, and I also have never seen a 307 SS, lowest engine option I have seen is the 350 in 71/2.

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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old May 18th, 01, 01:23 AM
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The cool thing about 66-68 Chevelles is you could tell by the first part of the VIN whether or not the car was an SS396 because in those years it was its own separate model. I love my 68 SS396(454 )

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VERY nice Chevelle!!!!! I really like the color!!!

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