Building A 440 Six Pack [S2 Ep.5-3]
When it comes to classic hot-rod components, nothing gets people going like
a multi-carb setup. And the king amount these is the Tri-power. Long
admired for their stellar performance and macho attitude, the tri-power has
become a hard thing to find. So why find one? Why not build your own? Today
on GEARZ, Stacey walks you through the process of building your own
tri-power out of old derelict parts. After that, Stacey pulls out the big
Mopar guns and shows what it takes to put together a six-pack. If
multi-carbs are your deal... you?re gonna love this show! Then Stacey gets
down and dirty and shows you how to build some simple, ultra strong axle
dollys by using some old scrap metal like the kind laying around YOUR
garage. Who said gearheads aren't into recycling?
1959 Plymouth Sport Fury - Test Drive & Review
Since I am into more things than just RC I thought this might be a great
way to expand the channel a little.
I have been wanting to do a review and drive of a long time member of the
family. This is the old man's 1959 Plymouth he has had.. well basically
since 1959. I hope you enjoy seeing this "old bomb" as he calls it.
Fury V-800 Super-Pak V8;
318ci - 260hp / 345tq.
Torqueflite automatic trans
2.93:1 Axle ratio.
Music: Provided by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
133063 / 1967 Plymouth Belvedere GTX
For more information on this vehicle visit http://tinyurl.com/d6ytvc2
RK Motors Charlotte presents this as THE FINEST restored Hemi '67 GTX on
the planet. It was a 1st place winner in the invitation only Classic
American Performance class at the 2009 Glenmoor Gathering of Significant
Cars and was a nearly impossible to find original paint survivor Hemi car
with its original fender tag and broadcast sheet.
Tim Wilhelm and our restoration crew first documented the car before
carefully taking the car apart, labeling and bagging every nut, bolt and
screw. After chemically stripping the entire car, Tim and company took the
gracefully aged body to task. Before, during and after photos reveal the
extremely minimal work needed to patch the bottoms of the quarters and one
rocker - NO other sheet metal was cut out, including the perfect trunk
floor. After weeks of sanding, primer went down and slowly, as the panels
received more and more attention, the body was ready to paint. DuPont
Chromapremier paint was chosen, and the carefully matched WW1 white was
laid down. Layers of clearcoat were added and wet sanded and buffed to its
current condition. Every piece of exterior trim is original with the
exception of the antenna and base, the windows, rocker and wheel lip
moldings, lock set, marker light lenses, fender turn signals, and the
taillights and bezels. We replaced the 1977 aftermarket wheels with
1967-only wheels which are fully restored and carry a spring date code. The
'67-specific hubcaps are outstanding originals which were fully restored.
We sent the motor to noted Hemi expert Larry Shepard for a full-on,
no-expense-spared concours restoration. Not far into the engine's
disassembly, Larry gave us a call and told us not only was our Hemi a clean
one, it was a factory Super Stock piece! The fender tag shows this car was
scheduled for build on June 28, 1967, making it most likely the very last
'67 Hemi X built. Shepard's went through the engine leaving no part
untouched and creating one of the finest detailed Hemis on the planet. Then
we restored the engine compartment using original and correct pieces all
the way down to the screws that secure the fender tag... Literally days
were spent researching the correct finishes on parts through examination of
original parts, other GTX's and phone calls to experts such as Frank
Badalson and Dave Wise.
The sheet metal underneath was treated to the same care as the top, and
sports a fresh coat of white paint. While this was originally an
undercoated car we elected to paint the car white everywhere. It would
take very little effort to apply the coating if you wish. The chassis and
suspension under the car was carefully researched, restored and
re-assembled with every piece being exact to factory appearance and
After we disassembled the interior, we sent all of the chrome trim and
pieces for a show quality restoration. Then the gauge cluster went to Auto
Instruments, a sample of the original headliner went to SMS Auto Fabrics
and the seat belts went to SSnake Oyl Products. New Legendary upholstery
and door panels were ordered along with new window cranks and armrest bases
from Van's Auto and a new center console, top plates and shift knob from
BE/A. Auto Custom Carpet supplied both the rug and the logo floor mats and
Mega Parts provided various small parts including the firewall insulation,
the glove box liner and the sill plates. The dashboard and steering column
were completely torn down, media blasted, cleaned and sent over to the body
shop for paint along with the kick panels, center console, rear seat crown,
dash pad, speaker grille, steering wheel center cap and steering column
trim. The original armrest pads, door jamb windlace, seat backs and side
panels were refinished in the proper P6K code copper dye. Finally, we
installed the freshly restored wood grain wheel from Gary's Steering Wheels
along with an original center cap from Mitchell Motor Parts.
This car is here to show we can build no-excuses, no B.S. show car, which
few in the world can rival. Incredibly documented, long term ownership,
numbers matching, original sheet metal, award-winning and near flawless in
My Mopar 440 cid 1st startup
My Mopar 440 cid initial start-up after we rebuilt it in automotive class
at Fayetteville Technical Community College in N.C. Installed all new parts
and bored .030. I put this engine in my 1969 Dodge Coronet Super Bee.
Will it Run? Episode 6: 1958 Plymouth Savoy
Time to get the 58 Plymouth Savoy up and running! I put it on a good frame
and changed it to a standard shift. Still a long way to go, but a huge
improvement on the piece of junk I brought home last winter. It's now a 230
c.i. flathead 6 with a 3-on-the-tree. Hope you like it like I do! Thanks
for checking it out!
1967 Plymouth Belveder - 426 Hemi one of none hemi barn find
It is one of four cars that slipped thru the Chrysler Corp. In 1967 a
Belvedere wasn't available with the 426 street Hemi drivetrain. Four were
produced and this car was thought to of been lost due to being not
registered since 70's. Well here it is, 31,xxx miles, all original. Car is
in amazing shape interior is like new. Paint is like new,etc. Stay tuned
for videos of it being pulled from storage since 76. Glove box had the
broadcast sheet, original order form, etc. The warranty card was still in
the holder under the hood. Enjoy!
Daredevil Driving Stunts in a 1936 Plymouth: "Trial by Torture" 1935 Chrysler Corporation
more at http://cars.quickfound.net/
Toughness of the 1936 Plymouth is demonstrated by showing how components,
structures, and the entire vehicle are "torture tested." Includes several
good shots of deliberately rolling cars, and daredevil driving by "Hell
Drivers' such as Lucky Teter and Jimmy Lynch.
Public domain film from the Prelinger Archive, slightly cropped to remove
uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise
The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise
reduction, clipping reduction, and/or equalization (the resulting sound,
though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original).
Plymouth was a marque of automobiles based in the United States, produced
by the Chrysler Corporation and its successor DaimlerChrysler. Production
was discontinued on June 29, 2001 in the United States.
The Plymouth automobile was introduced on July 7, 1928. It was Chrysler
Corporation's first entry in the low-priced field, which at the time was
already dominated by Chevrolet and Ford. Plymouths were actually priced
slightly higher than their competition, but offered all standard features
such as internal expanding hydraulic brakes that the competition did not
provide. Plymouths were originally sold exclusively through Chrysler
dealerships. The logo featured a rear view of the ship Mayflower which
landed at Plymouth Rock. However, the Plymouth brand name came from
Plymouth Binder Twine, chosen by Joe Frazer for its popularity among
The origins of Plymouth can be traced back to the Maxwell automobile. When
Walter P. Chrysler took over control of the troubled Maxwell-Chalmers car
company in the early 1920s, he inherited the Maxwell as part of the
package. After he used the company's facilities to help create and launch
the Chrysler car in 1924, he decided to create a lower-priced companion
car. So for 1926 the Maxwell was reworked and re-badged as the low-end
Chrysler "52" model. In 1928, the "52" was once again redesigned to create
the Chrysler-Plymouth Model Q. The "Chrysler" portion of the nameplate was
dropped with the introduction of the Plymouth Model U in 1929.
Great Depression, 1940s and 1950s
While the original purpose of the Plymouth was to serve a lower-end
marketing niche, during the Great Depression of the 1930s, the marque
helped significantly in ensuring the survival of the Chrysler Corporation
in a decade when many other car companies failed. Beginning in 1930,
Plymouths were sold by all three Chrysler divisions (Chrysler, DeSoto, and
Dodge). Plymouth sales were a bright spot during this dismal automotive
period, and by 1931 Plymouth rose to the number three spot among all cars.
In 1931 with the Model PA, the company introduced floating power and
boasted, "The economy of a four; the smoothness of a six." In 1933 Chrysler
decided to catch up with Ford and Chevrolet with respect to engine cylinder
count. The 190 cu in version of Chrysler's flathead-6 engine was equipped
with a downdraft carburetor and installed in the new 1933 Plymouth PC,
introduced on 17 November 1932. However, Chrysler had reduced the PC's
wheelbase from 112 in (284.5 cm) to 107 in (271.8 cm), and the car sold
poorly. By April 1933, the Dodge division's Model DP chassis, with a 112 in
(284.5 cm) wheelbase, was put under the PC body with DP front fenders,
hood, and radiator shell. The model designation was advanced to PD and the
car was marketed as the "DeLuxe" 1933 Plymouth. This car sold very well and
is the 1933 model most commonly found in collections. The PC became the
'Standard Six'. It had been the 'Plymouth Six' at introduction, and was
sold through to the end of 1933, but in much lower numbers. It is
consequently in the minority in collectors' hands today. In 1937, Plymouth
(along with the other Chrysler makes) added safety features such as flat
dash boards with recessed controls and the back of the front seat padded
for the rear seat occupants. The PC was shipped overseas to Sweden,
Denmark, and the UK, as well as Australia. In the UK it was sold as a
'Chrysler Kew', Kew Gardens being the location of the Chrysler factory
outside London. The flathead 6 which started with the 1933 Model PC stayed
in the Plymouth until the 1959 models.
In 1939 Plymouth produced 417,528 vehicles, of which 5,967 were two-door
convertible coupes with rumble seats. The 1939 convertible coupe was
prominently featured at Chrysler's exhibit at the 1939 New York World's
Fair, advertised as the first mass-production convertible with a power
folding top. It featured a 201 cu in, 82 hp version of the flathead six
For much of its life, Plymouth was one of the top-selling American
automobile brands; it together with Chevrolet and Ford were commonly
referred to as the "low-priced three" marques in the American market...
Will it Run? Episode Nine: 1962 Plymouth Belvedere
Hi! Cold War Motors just bought this horrible 1962 Plymouth; can we get it
to move again? It had been completely disassembled and left outside for
many years. The engine is seized, and the budget for repairs is zero, as
usual. Some unique problems, with it being a push button automatic, and
trying to jam in a later- model engine...
Its a bit longer than my other vids, I hope you like it! No more music,
as per viewer requests.
Thanks everyone for watching, commenting, and subscribing! More to come!
1955 Plymouth Belvedere - What a Beauty!
The car speaks for itself. Two door hard top - PowerFlite 2-speed with a
230.2 in" six-cylinder engine, rated at 110 hp (82 kW). With 66629 original
miles. Power steering, power breaks. wire wheels and radial tires. All
Plymouths were treated to a major overhaul for the 1955 model year. This
was the first year of Chrysler Stylist Virgil Exner.
1971 Plymouth Scamp $31,900.00
Clean North Carolina car, over $50,000.00 invested in complete restoration,
beautiful Desert Gold metallic paint, black vinyl interior, black striping,
Balanced & Blue printed 360 stroked to 409 ci engine, 23 spline Pistol Grip
4 speed manual transmission, Demon 750 4 bbl, Hi-Rise aluminum intake,
roller rockers, Edelborck Performer RPM aluminum heads, ceramic headers,
electronic ignition, Edelbrock breather & valve covers, Wilwood power 4
wheel disc brakes with front slotted & drilled rotors, Vintage air
conditioning, buckets seats, Hurst Pistol Grip shifter, Grant steering
wheel, carbon fiber dash with Autometer tach & gauge cluster, Sony
am-fm-cd, Flowmaster dual Exhaust with
chrome tips, 9" Ford rear end with 3.70 Sure Grip, 4 link rear suspension
with adjustable coil-overs, 275/45R20 rear tires, 215/45R17 fronts, 17 &
20" Foose wheels, 15 gallon fuel cell with electric pump, hood scoop, Mopar
1958 Plymouth Belvedere - Christine Shows Her Latest Trick - Take 1
My Christine shows her latest trick. She still can't drive or fix her up by
herself but she's able to do some other evil stuff...watch out! :-)
I shot two slighty different versions of this video but couldn't decide
which one I should take, so I uploaded both of them.
Here's the other video:
If you're a fan of the movie "Christine" or 1957 / 58 Plymouths in general
don't forget to join the International Christine Club.
More information here:
1967 Plymouth belvedere II 383 garage find since1972 only 30000 original miles for SALE !!
I got this car from relitives cleaning out the deceased family property. We
installed a battery and it started with the original gas that was in the
tank from 1972,(unbeleave able but true) and it run just perfect ,So we
aired the original bias ply tires up and two went flat instantly and the
other 2 was so wear cracked We didnt even want to try to roll them. So we
put for radial tires on some old Cordoba rims and installed them and drove
it home.It ran just like it was new and we did nothing to it..383 with
automatic tranny .
After a couple trips around town it popped a freeze plug out old and the
dried up valve cover gaskits started leaking they was dried up as hard as
leather from sitting ,Needless to say it is in amazing shape and we plan on
pulling the motor up and out and installing all new freez plugs and new
gaskits then sticking it back in.This is a all matching numbers all
original car nothing has been done or changed. The carpit, radio, lights,
rubber around all the doors,carpit,ect is all perfect and original.
FIRST 7500 CASH takes it I have a clean nevada title in hand! Call or text
7 7 5--- 7 6 1---1 5 3 1 SOLD PENDING SALE !!!!!
Classic police cars - 1969 LAPD Plymouth Belvedere with 330 HP V8 engine
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The Plymouth GTX was introduced as the top of the line Belvedere, and
Richard Petty won the Grand National championship in NASCAR in a Belvedere.
The new LA-style lightweight 318 engine was introduced for this year and
would remain available on the Belvedere through its life.
In 1968, the line was restyled with a roofline changed to follow the
Charger, standard flip-out rear quarter windows (that would also be used in
1969), and "Coke bottle styling."
The Belvedere name was dropped at the end of the 1970 model year, replaced
by the Plymouth Satellite name originally reserved for higher-end
Belvederes. The Satellite itself lasted only through 1974; starting in
1975, the car was renamed Plymouth Fury, and the longer-wheelbase Plymouth
Fury became the Gran Fury.