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  1. Transmission Rebuild - Do It Yourself Assistance - Great Experiance

    Transmission & Driveline
    Wanted to thank Jody Haag from Jody ' s Transmissions for the assistance, guidance, and help he gave me in rebuilding my transmission. **If you are new to rebuilding a transmission yourself, Jody can talk you through it. **All you have to do is the work. **He had all the parts available for my...
  2. Rebuilding a 327

    Engine
    I have read some of the old threads about rebuilding a 327 but am still unsure about head selection. I have the 210 horsepower 327, with a 4 speed M20 and 3.3:1 gears. I have the following spare parts I wanted to use to put the motor together with: - Ready to run MSD distributor + blaster coil...
  3. Tools to get started?

    Restoration Corner
    I know it may be a bit too early to ask without having any look or estimating what I will be repairing, but I'm wanting to try to take a peek at what are the most likely tools I will be needing to repair my Camaro? I'm sure it would mostly depend on what area on what I'll be working into, I...
  4. engine for 68 project - have a 327 block, looking for advice

    Engine
    OK, so first off let me say that I've looked through some of the previous topics on this and found a lot of good info, but I still wanted to start a new thread because every build and every opinion seems different, so I wanted to get recommendations as tailored to my specific situation as...
  5. Where to go in Los Angeles to rebuild a 327

    Engine
    I live in LA and have a 1967 Camaro with with original 327 engine. Does anyone know a shop in or around LA they trust to rebuild and add a little increased performance to it. Thanks in advance! Clint
  6. 327 Heads??

    Engine
    Ok, first off, I am new at this, so please bear with me. I have a 1967 camaro with a (was) rebuilt 1965 327 that I am in the middle of rebuilding. A little about the motor and drive train: It is bored .030 over, have the hyper eutetic pistons 9.5:1, .488 lift cam, edelbrock performer intake...
  7. Cam and head suggestions for 350

    Engine
    I'm putting a new cam and heads in my 350 with the assistance of one of my mechanic friends. I am a newbie when it comes to engine building and would like to get your input in addition to his on what would be some good options for me to consider for a cam and heads. I had spoke to the person...
  8. Cam Bearing Problem

    Fourth Generation
    I recently traded a Mitsubishi Eclipse and therefore am new to the muscle. I have a Cam Bearing going out due to ( I think ) letting the car over heat and warping it. At least that's what I was told. How much is it gonna cost to fix the problem? Am I gonna have to go through the whole rebuild...
  9. Rebuild Original 68 Rear End

    Transmission & Driveline
    Ok, so I am not a car guy (never been in an auto shop class) but I am turning into one. I am 43 and loving this project. :) I am doing a jack stand restore on my wife’s first car. It is a 68 plain Jane 327, power glide, single leaf (Do not know much more that that). I have dropped the rear end...
  10. 1967 Camaro Project Car - reality check please!

    New Member Introductions
    Greetings all! First time poster here - recently got the bug to rebuild/restore a 1967 or 1968 Camaro, and looking for a sanity check on a project car. Seems like current trends can get me a rusty shell (maybe with/without engine) for $3-4K and below. On the flip side, I'm seeing cars in the...
  11. rebuild a 327

    Engine
    hey everyone, i have a 1975 Camaro with a 327 in it, i want to rebuild it because it has a loud knock in the engine. thinking maybe a cracked piston?...anyways i was wondering how i could rebuild it into maybe a 383 or something. i don't really know much about engines but am hoping to learn...
  12. Time for a new front end. Which kit?

    Brakes, Suspension & Steering
    Ball joints, bushings, tie rod ends. Pitman arm, idler arm and the like. I've got a shop bid of around 1270 and the parts price is around $470 for standard part replacement. (The rest is labor and sales tax) I'm looking for recommendations and experiences. I'm not a total neophyte (I've...
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