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stamped CGV...'70 454/345hp pass car block
date code must be a '9' not an 8
would be interesting to see the cyl head casting numbers...
-- Edited by 69 belair on Sunday 22nd of January 2012 09:56:35 AM
Great to see!
looks like the price of old cars has jumped 10,000.00
Is that shift levers on the end of the steering column?
i can t afford it, but id like to do a few smokey burn outs with it
The Imperial City, Sarnia, Ontario
Cheviac wrote:Is that shift levers on the end of the steering column?
Rat Boy say "yes of course", did anybody really think this was anything but a 6 cylinder strippo converted to a big block 4 speed beast. Praise the surviving 6 cyl. cheapo post cars, otherwise we'd have no big block beastly posts.
Ray White, Toronto ON
1973 LeMans 454
Built March 9, 1973 - Oshawa ON
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has the shift lever bump on the column, 396 flags are placed wrong on the frt fenders
You got to like two door sedans with big blocks.
you can build a real nice(er) one for 28,000.00
vanislander/car guy/INVADER MAN "HOME OF THE SURREYBIRD"http://canadianponcho.activeboard.com/t51640378/timbuks-first-invader/
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1960 Pontiac Strato Chief Safari1960 Laurentian Safari 1960 Laurentian 4door(scrapped)1997 GMC 1/2 ton2002 Hyundai Accent(SOLD)1968 Grand Parisienne Scrapped and SOLD
1990 T-Bird (SOLD)
Calgary, Alberta, but raised in Peterborough
is Pay Pal ok?
427carl wrote:is Pay Pal ok?
I don't have a paypal acct.....LOL
sixtywagon wrote:427carl wrote:is Pay Pal ok? I don't have a paypal acct.....LOL
Sounds like a scam. He probably wants to pay full price but is away and will have a third party pick it up.
Canadian Poncho wrote:
T1203CGV= T- Tonawanda . 12-December . 03- 3rd . CGV- 1970 Full size chevy 454-345 HP 2 bolt with turbo 400 trans.
3963512 Block used late 69 as 427 and 70-71 as 454 .
Date code L 1 9 -L December . 1-1st . 9- 1969 .
U- Lordstown Ohio assembly plant where they assembled full size Chevys
174054 Sequential number of car built .
The engine was cast on December 1st 1969 and stamped on the front pad 2 days later,December 3rd 1969 , when placed in the car . Sales for the 70s were started in September 1969 which explains the 1969 date cast into the block . So it is a 1970 454-345 HP with TURBO 400 trans.
the block may have a 427 crank stuffed in it.
I lucked out buying a 454 form a guy like that , he sold it to me as a 454, because that was what the casting # told us it was. turned out to have been internally a 427 !!!
my nit pick,, I have not pullled too many bellhousings off where GM used lock washers on the bolts??