Heavy duty Hays clutch installed. Our system is engineered specifically to use our supplied Direct Electronic Replacement Controller D. If our current inventory does not match your search criteria, please contact us as we employ a huge staff of buyers ready to exceed your expectations. Lucky Motors…Used Luxury Inventory…At Your Fingertips Lucky Motors stocks a vast collection pre-owned luxury vehicles. Make me a good offer and its yours.
This 454 has been built into a full blown all out racing engine! It has a rebuilt 350 bored. Category Coupe Mileage 52403 Posted Over 1 Month 1978 Chevrolet El Camino pickup truck This truck is located in Sylva, North Carolina. The block, of course, has been decked. Hope you find it interesting, thanks for watching! Category Suv Mileage 118364 Posted Over 1 Month 1978 blazer born a 2wheel drive. Axles have 456 gears in them. The bearings are Calico coated race bearings throughout. It is now a 461 Big Block Chevy.
This was the first year of the 5th generation El Caminos. Check trucks in 1978 featured sliding rear window, cruise control, inside hood release, tilt steering wheel, rear step bumper, full size spare, power steering, windshield antenna and B-Eye mirror. Ken titled the truck in Michigan, where his second home was at the time, but he never took the El Camino to Michigan. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter.
Everything works lights, gauges, speedo, heater, glass is perfect. Trucks were produced at plants across the United States, and in Chile and Argentina. The cam is a 588 lift cam that has been degreed for optimal throttle response and power. New gear box, power steering pump -- more upgrades, probably forgot a few. Engine options in 1978 for Chevy trucks included the 250 I-6, which provided 105 horsepower; the 292 I-6 with 120 horsepower; the 250 V-8 with 175 horsepower; or the 400 V-8, which provided 185 horsepower.
We will endeavor to deliver these vehicles clean and accurately described, if this means cosmetic touch-ups or minor repairs we will take care of it. It is the heaviest duty tranny Chevy ever put in any of their trucks. The Hammond organ and electric guitar play together as longtime friends, while the melody changes hands from guitar to organ to electric piano. Big block 502 air filter installed from Holley. The 1978 Chevy truck has a 13-number vehicle identification number.
All records, owners manuals, etc. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. Ken believes that the previous owner was an older gentleman who was in the process of restoring the truck, and may have even been doing a frame-off job. The 10 percent that is left to complete is. The Blazer was designed to add more comfort to the driver and passengers with additional leg room and new seats. Truck has been well maintained, all oil changes timely. Ken believes that the frame was painted during a frame-off job.
I have new seals, bearings, brakes for front and rear for future repairs as well as other parts for this truck. Pretty straight body with exception of a couple of small dings. The top edge of the fenders are typically prone to rust, as are the rocker panels under the doors. I don't know if it is original to the vehicle. I gotta let this go. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter.
Our secure online application form is easy to complete, all you need are a few personal and employment details. Then the previous owner ran into health issues and sold the vehicle quickly, so it may have been reassembled in haste. Please verify all descriptions and pricing. Shipping is handled by licensed and insured carriers. The valves had a 3 angle valve job with a 45 degree back cut for superior performance. Our success is built upon the principle that we are not like the status quo car dealer. Can store for free for 6 months if needed.
There are a number of issues that will need attention. We look forward to getting you behind the wheel of your dream luxury pre-driven vehicle and your complete satisfaction! It is leaking badly enough that an overhaul or replacement will likely be necessary, and it probably can't be driven far as-is, so a tow or trailering will be necessary. Carb has been fully rebuilt and tuned. It was a project of mine that I got about 75% done, but I ran out of time and money and I am planning to move out of Norwalk soon, and as much as I hate to do this. Clean title - ready to sell and transfer.
The heads of this engine are matching heads and are 781 heads. Every component was chosen for its superior design and quality rather than a low cost. Excitement in the Luxury Pre-Driven Arena Our Success is Based On Exceeding the Level of Status Quo Thank you for visiting our website and considering Lucky Motors for your next pre-driven automobile purchase. The following has been done to this 454: It has a forged crankshaft and has been machined. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557150149889 ; listingsSearchManager. Engine has a Optima red top battery for superior starting power and voltage supply to the truck. New 100 amp alternator installed, Taylor race spark plug cables installed.