I am sure you folks will give me more ideas on what is going on with this issue. I have replaced the entire cooling system on this 440 and added two 12" electric fans in conjunction with the regular fan and new fan clutch, 180 thermostat, new high flow water pump, radiator was dipped and cleaned and I reflushed it 4 more times. No kinks in any hoses or any problems I can see and you can see the water pumping the fluid great.
I have been in the mechanic business for 25 years.…Continue
Posted on June 9, 2015 at 10:00am — 11 Comments
1973 Superior 2200 on a Dodge RM350 chassis, 440 engine with a Carter Quadrajet 750 4 barrel carburetor, 727 Torqueflite transmission automatic 3 speed transmission, rear axle 4.56 gear ratio. Rebuild of entire chassis completed beginning of 2015. Tried to keep as much of original parts and pieces as we can. 75% of chassis electrical had to be rewired and rerouted. All cables were fried, broken and binding. You can see more of this project here …Continue
Posted on February 10, 2015 at 8:52pm — 1 Comment