283 Small Block Chevy Specs?

Answer The Chevy small blocks are a series of V-8 engines manufactured by Chevrolet of General Motors. Production of the Chevy small blocks began in 1955 and continued through 2002 when the small block wa... Read More »

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Small Block Chevy 400 Specs?

The 400 CID Chevy small block engine was produced from 1970 until 1980 and was the largest displacement engine made in that platform. It was intended as a low performance, high-torque engine primar... Read More »

Torque Specs for a Small Block Chevy?

Achieving the proper torque to tighten bolts and fasteners when assembling the small block Chevy is critical. When using factory fasteners (bolts and nuts), be certain to use GM's recommended torqu... Read More »

Timing Specs for a Chevy Small-Block?

Chevrolet's small-block V-8 engine timing specifications depend on the cubic-inch displacement and whether a manual or automatic transmission matches the engine. Small-blocks have cubic-inch displa... Read More »

Chevy Small Block Bolt Torque Specs?

Offered in several different displacements and retaining a high degree of parts interchangeability, Chevy small block engines are a favorite among auto enthusiasts for modification and upgrades. An... Read More »