74 Chevy Nova Update 21 - Reborn Startup Big Block 454
Here I show the engine with a short tour and then the startup. 454 V8 with open headers. And a link to the very first startup so the difference between how it was and how it is now can be seen.
74 Chevy Nova Update 18 - Big Block 454 V8 Engine Makeover
Here I show what I have done to the Big block 454 v8 engine that was in the 74 Nova. Though I have been working on the body, behind the scenes I have been also working on this engine. Now I reveal what I have done to it. Internally I replaced the oil pump as the engine was rebuilt by previous owner.
74 Chevy Nova Update 29 - Rust Removal Method
The fountain of youth for metal. I show how I turned back the hands of time to remove surface rust from many of my 74 Nova parts during the restoration. The pics are just some of the many parts I rejuvinated with this product and process.
74 Chevy Nova Update 4 - Epoxy Primer
Painted my Nova with Epoxy Primer to protect the bare metal. 3 coats done in my garage.
CHEVY 454 ENGINE START UP ON GROUND * HOT RATROD ENGINE 4-BOLT MAIN * TEST RUN * REDNECK ENGINEERING
NO RIGHTS ARE IMPLIED TO THE MUSIC PLAYING......Just purchased this 454 4-bolt main Chevy engine. Had been sitting for 10 yrs. 86,000 actual miles on it. Switched to the electronic distributor and it started right up. Just needs a little more "cam" to make it sound better.
74 Chevy Nova Update 3 - Bare metal
I took it down to bare metal. Took 2 weeks to get it bare. Used Metal to metal Body filler to do the body work. Ready for Epoxy primer.
74 Chevy Nova Update 20 - Fender and Cowl panel Jamb painting
I block sanded the fenders three times before it was to my liking. Than I painted the jambs. I also sanded down to bare metal the cowl panel and painted it as well.
74 Chevy Nova Update 58 - Hood Installed and Test my Latch Modification
YES! Finally installed the hood and tested my Hood latch modification. It was hard work aligning the hood.
74 Chevy Nova Update 25 - Engine Detail maintenace - Filler panel plans
I answer a question that was asked about Engine detail maintenace. I also show some plans I have to remedy the rear filler panel situation that 73-74 Novas are plagued with.
454 chevy wiend blower twin carbs
454 chevy wiend blower twin carbs. Running on stand.
From start to finish rebuliding a 454C.I. 7.4L engine
removing, Rebuilding, installing & Starting a 454 7.4L engine from a 1987 3/4 Ton Chevy suburban.
PLEASE NOTE: IT IS NOT LIKELY I WILL RESPOND TO ANY COMMENTS, PERSONAL MESSAGES, FRIEND INVITES, SINCE I HAVE NOT BEEN INTERESTED IN KEEPING UP-TO-DATE WITH MY YOU-TUBE CHANNEL.
1969 Twin Turbo Chevelle.MP4
74 Chevy Nova Update 11 - Block Sanding Doors #2 with Timelapse
Here I block sand my Door panels for the second time. When I reprimed the doors, I added extra paint to the lows so that I can block sand the doors smooth. I show this in this video with timelapse of the actual sanding process from start to finish.
74 Chevy Nova Update 14 - Jamb painting
Finally some COLOR! I show the jamb painting from masking to complete. Velocity Red Mica is the color and its Urethane Base with Clear Coat. Red Oxide Sealer was used as well to help with overage.
74 Chevy Nova Update 6 - Block sanding Hi build Primer
I did the first block sanding of the Hi Build primer. Heres the results. This shows all the highs and lows in the body work. All imperfections are block sanded down leaving a flatter surface.
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