Yea i know transmission!!   But it is on the floor & this stuff is not as easy as it was 50 yrs ago  The TBI is on the bench & the Engine is ready for removal Frank

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Comment by Frank Grasha on March 29, 2012 at 1:25pm

Hi Pat  I already have a large tranny cooler ( its a condensing coil from a commercial refrigeration unit holds about 2 qt of fluid) And this veh had a Chevrolet tranny cooler (wich is for sale)  Frank

Comment by Pat Daly on March 29, 2012 at 11:09am

Ah, now I understand and the TBI and rebuilt engine should be great. Do you think you'll have or want to install a transmission cooler to for long pulls up the mountains? 

Comment by Frank Grasha on March 29, 2012 at 10:14am

Hi Pat I am going to rebuild the Tranny to get the 4 speed with overdrive and a lock up torque convertor (wich gives direct drive from the crankshaftto the driveshaft w od)  I am also going to use the TBI (fuel injection) But just keeping the 300000 mi engine as a spare. Mine only has 100000 mi on it with good compression and new rod and main bearings ! I am also going to use the serpintine belt setup with the rotary A/C compressor for my dash a/c It also had very good rubber floor mats remote p/s resivouir large radiator tank and  many other parts !!

Comment by Pat Daly on March 28, 2012 at 10:43pm

Frank, is this engine and transmission better for your rv? Will you rebuild both of them before installing?



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