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Old 12-02-2020, 2:31pm   #1
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ran when pulled.




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Seize that one!!!

but no quick turnover.....

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Shut up and take my money.
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No chromed valve covers. Would not buy.
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Attention Rikki.. We have found your engine
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Kinda' rare, I believe, if no holes or cracks in block/heads.


"Tach it up, tach it up
Buddy gonna shut you down
It happened on the strip where the road is wide
Two cool shorts standin' side by side
Yeah, my fuel injected Stingray and a four-thirteen
Revvin' up our engines and it sounds real mean"
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Attention Rikki.. We have found your engine
413

Picking up tomorrow.
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One piece at a time.
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"Ran when pulled"....
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One piece at a time.
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Chrysler made 413's for a long time. Valve covers are painted so it's probably one that came in a Polara or a New Yorker. Depending on the year, it may even be a truck motor. Nothing wrong with that..."RB" engines were very stout and could take a pounding.

Now...if you had one with a factory dual quad cross-ram, you'd really have something there.

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Chrysler made 413's for a long time. Valve covers are painted so it's probably one that came in a Polara or a New Yorker. Depending on the year, it may even be a truck motor. Nothing wrong with that..."RB" engines were very stout and could take a pounding.

Now...if you had one with a factory dual quad cross-ram, you'd really have something there.


Years back I worked part time for my buddy that owned a speed shop and had to adjust/balance the carbs on one of those engines (letter series Chrysler) Wow what a pain in the ass. Regular duel 4s or tri power were not near as bad!
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Now...if you had one with a factory dual quad cross-ram, you'd really have something there.

was that the one called the "wedge" ?
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was that the one called the "wedge" ?
Wedge (wedge head type) is what they called the raised block (higher) non Hemi engine. 383 413 426 440
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I haven't kept up...what are boat anchors selling for these days?
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Seize that one!!!
I'm guessing it's already seized...
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Years back I worked part time for my buddy that owned a speed shop and had to adjust/balance the carbs on one of those engines (letter series Chrysler) Wow what a pain in the ass. Regular duel 4s or tri power were not near as bad!
Chrysler put lead plugs in the holes at the base of the carburetors to cover the idle mixture screws (mainly the Carter AFB on the Hemi, Carter AVS on Magnum engines and Holleys on the SixPacks). You'd get a more accurate adjustment by removing the plugs and fiddling with them, but it made it twice as hard to balance the carbs properly. Most people just left them in and messed with the main idle screw.
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Exposed intake manifold bores, out in weather.

Cast iron water storage tank...
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