How to Set Chevy Small Block Valves?

Answer Chatter and noise coming from the engine's valves can be frustrating, not to mention embarrassing. Improper valve adjustment is hard on the camshaft lobes and will ruin the lobes on the cam, making... Read More »

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How to Adjust Small Block Chevy Valves?

Valves, in conjunction with the camshaft, determine how much of the air/fuel mixture produced by the fuel delivery system enters an engine's cylinders. Valves also provide a pathway by which the ga... Read More »

How to Adjust Big Block Chevy Valves?

Improperly adjusted valves are one of the most commonly overlooked causes of many engine problems, including misfires, a lack of power or high-speed performance, and backfires. Thankfully, adjustin... Read More »

Do you need to do block work to install a 400 crankshaft into a 350 small-block Chevy?

The crankshaft will need to be machined. You can take the crankshaft to a machine shop to have the journals turned down. You will then be able to build what is commonly referred to as a "Stroker mo... Read More »

How to Replace a Big Block Chevy With a Small Block Chevy?

Replacing a big block Chevy engine with a small block Chevy engine requires only minor changes. There is less difficulty with clearance when downsizing. The major consideration is the exhaust. The ... Read More »