Troubleshooting a Backfiring Exhaust on a 350 Cubic Engine?

Answer Backfiring can cause serious damage to an engine if the problem is not quickly fixed. The problem can usually be traced to the carburetor or distributor. The carburetor delivers the air/fuel mixtur... Read More »

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How to Calculate an Engine in Cubic Inches?

Engine displacement in the United States used to be measured in cubic inches. For example, an engine might have been described as a "350" or "455" V8, meaning it displaced that particular number of... Read More »

Is the 327 cubic inch engine the same as the 5.3 liter?

Yes. Cubic inches and liters are both units of volume. A cubic inch is 0.016 liters, so to convert cubic inches to liters, multiply by 0.016. In this example, 327 cubic inches times 0.016 is about ... Read More »

GM Engine Troubleshooting?

Troubleshooting the cause of a GM engine not starting may seem like a daunting task for anyone who may have no experience with engines. Diagnosing the problem could save you money in mechanic's fee... Read More »

Troubleshooting a 2.2-L GM Engine?

Engine diagnostics and mechanical troubleshooting can take a lot of time if you do not know exactly what you are looking for. Sometimes, a symptom indicating a problem can have multiple root causes... Read More »