283ci Chevrolet small block rebuild
this 283 had a complete overhaul.
i replaced the camshaft with a summit cam .204in .214 ex duration .420 in
The Edelbrock intake i bought off of eBay.
all new valve train, the carburetor is so nice ran terrific. i like the
trick summit dual feed fuel line with the gauge . you can tell when the
fuel filter is getting bad with this thing on there. the heads are original
1965 power pack's this was a matching #'s engine
the pistons are .040 over speed pro forged flattops,with stock rods, stock
crankshaft. installed the the points style distributor is a pertronix
ignitor, with a flame thrower 35,000 volt coil. Behind the double roller
timing chain is a thrust bearing to help the cam rev smoother. all new
bearings throughout. clevette 77 oil pump
i sold it a year later for 1,500. the guy i sold it to says it still does
not leak a drop of oil even after 4-5 years.
Piston Install 283 Chevy Small Block V-8 Engine 1959 Corvette
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After a not-so-long-and-cold winter the project moves ahead. The new
pistons, rings and rod bearings are installed and checked by Katharine and
her dad, while rebuilding the 283 small block for their 1959 Corvette.
57 Chevy 2DHT 283 engine first start-up
First start-up of 57 Chevy 2DHT 283 engine.
Originally bought, with 2-speed Powerglide, in the late 80s out of a 56
Chevy that had recently been imported to Australia.
The 'greaseball' was re-built by Bruce, completed and detailed by Des, and
set-up for first start-up by Trevor (Frosty) for owner John (also Frosty).
Big thanks to all who contributed.
The car is a Bel Air Sports Coupe (2-door hard top) being restored as a
right-hand drive vehicle to factory specifications with Power Pack optioned
motor -- which includes Carter 4-barrel carburetor, dual Exhaust and high performance heads.
1964 Chevy Impala 283 Engine
This is a 1964 Chevrolet Impala engine that has been professionally rebuilt
in 2009 by Classic Showcase, in Oceanside, CA. The restoration and building
of this engine has been well documented, and be made available for the new
This Impala 283 engine that is being offered for sale is a long block with
a Carter 4-Barrell Carburetor, stock Intake Manifold, Pro Billet Electronic
Ignition and Distributor, and a Power Master High-Torque starter.
This engine has only a few thousand miles of city driving, and the reason
it is being offered for sale is the customer decided to upgrade and have
Classic Showcase build and install a 409 engine in his Impala.
1965 Chevrolet Impla with idiling 283.
My Dad's 1965 Chevy Impala in the drive way. HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! The girl
is my sister, Izzy. The engine is a Chevy 283. What I am saying I have no
Copyright Ohio Prodoctions,
Filmed December 25th 2008.
*NOTE* No tripod.
My dad's channel:
Origanally, this video was in HD, but something happened and youtube
crapped it up.
This was taken with my camcorder, in 1080P format.
283 with L-79 cam. The idle is a little higher than I like but its still
87 s10 w/ 283 v8
My 87 s10 with a 283 v8. It's backed by a th350 and a rear with 4.11 gears.
She only spins one wheel but after I get the mini spool she'll be smoking
Starting an old 283 chevy engine part 1
My son rebuilt this engine in highschool about 15 years ago. We put this in
a 67 chev pickup and ran it till the truck rusted away. I junked the truck
out and saved the engine. It was sitting in my shed in my way for about 5
years now so I decided to set it outside. So I'm starting it up before I
tarp it up for now. Its got about 35,000 miles on it since the rebuild. It
has a some what of a high lift cam in, but I don't remember what he put in