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454 needed

Postby YASHA7FOLD on Sep Sun 26, 2010 12:19 pm

Hay so the vehicle that I drive for my church's youth programs has a dead engine. I did a compression test and best cylinder read 70lbs. I put a new set of plugs in it and didn't even drive it 20 miles and all eight plugs were fouled out. I will now start to pull the old engine in preparation for a donor. So if anyone knows were I could find a inexpensive late 80's 454 that would help a ton. Thanks everyone.
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Re: 454 needed

Postby Mikewire on Sep Mon 27, 2010 9:43 am

Youch! That's gonna be a hard one to find. Do you want a rebuildable core, or a full used longblock? You may want to check with Johnsons A-1 because they have a ton of motors - they may have something that you can swap right in.

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Re: 454 needed

Postby Rennwagen1 on Sep Mon 27, 2010 3:18 pm

I might have one for you. I think one of my employees has a 454 they have been trying to sell. I have no info on it at all, call me tomorrow at 406-829-3830, as for Aeron, and I will get you with him, he is gone for the rest of today.
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Re: 454 needed

Postby YASHA7FOLD on Sep Mon 27, 2010 4:45 pm

I think I found a motor. Its a 350 with 60k miles on it. Complete from carb to pan. I know it's not a big block but for $150 I don't think I can pass it up.
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Re: 454 needed

Postby Volksrod on Oct Sun 10, 2010 12:56 pm

will it bolt up?
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Re: 454 needed

Postby YASHA7FOLD on Oct Mon 11, 2010 11:57 am

Ya that is one good thing about GM. All the blocks have the same bolt pattern. Only bad thing is that the guy with the 350 backed out. What a douce bag.
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Re: 454 needed

Postby Rennwagen1 on Oct Tue 12, 2010 11:49 am

I think my guy may have sold his 454, I will check with him. I think he wanted $500.00
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Re: 454 needed

Postby YASHA7FOLD on Oct Tue 12, 2010 5:30 pm

Let me know. I am not going to dig into it until spring. So my options are open.
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Re: 454 needed

Postby Rennwagen1 on Oct Wed 13, 2010 8:16 am

-like I said before, you might want to talk to the guy, I have no idea what he has, or what you need. If you want, give my shop a call at 829-3830 and ask for Aeron or John. I think if he has not sold it already, he wants it gone.
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Re: 454 needed

Postby YASHA7FOLD on Oct Wed 13, 2010 3:59 pm

Will do thanks
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