Chevy 283 Timing Specs?

Answer The Chevy 283 was a V-8 small-block engine build by GM during the 1950s and 1960s. The number 283 refers to the engine's piston displacement in cubic inches. In 1957, GM used the 283 small-block in... Read More »

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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 »

Does the 1999 Chevy Prizm have a timing belt or timing chain?

The 1999 Chevy Prizm does have a timing chain (not a timing belt). Generally, timing chains last longer than timing belts. The timing belt needs to be checked out at least every five years and it n... Read More »

The Timing Specs on a Dodge 360?

The Dodge 360 engine was first introduced in 1971 by Chrysler Motors. The 360 engine was featured on various trucks, such as the Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Dakota and Dodge Durango. The engine's us... Read More »

2.8L Chevrolet Timing Specs?

Chevrolet developed the 60-degree, V-6, 2.8-liter engine in 1980 and continued to produce it into the 21st century. In 2005, the Cadillac CTS featured a Chevrolet 2.8-liter engine with variable val... Read More »