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by '68_Corvair
Thu Oct 15, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 1963 Corvair Head Compatibility
Replies: 3
Views: 1011

Re: 1963 Corvair Head Compatibility

Thanks for the info. I think I know where I can find another 102 hp head since mixing the two sounds like a bad idea. I do actually plan to build up a 140 hp engine for the car and ditch the 84 hp engine, since that's what it came from the factory with, but I did not realize how unique the 140/auto ...
by '68_Corvair
Wed Oct 14, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 1963 Corvair Head Compatibility
Replies: 3
Views: 1011

1963 Corvair Head Compatibility

Hi all, A couple of weeks ago, my 1968 Corvair dropped both valve seats on the #5 cylinder. Luckily, the piston seems to be intact, but I may take it off to make sure the piston and rings are in good condition before attempting to run it again. The engine is kind of a frankenstein, but the "core" of...
by '68_Corvair
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member, TN
Replies: 4
Views: 273

Re: New Member, TN

Thanks for deciphering the body tag, I always wondered what all of that data meant... About me- I have had an interest in cars for as long as I can remember, but I have always been particularly interested in Corvairs. My dad has owned and worked on Corvairs for decades, and I suppose that got passed...
by '68_Corvair
Wed Jul 29, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member, TN
Replies: 4
Views: 273

New Member, TN

Hey all. Glad to be able to join this forum. I bought a red 1968 Corvair monza coupe about two years ago. The car had sat in a barn for about thirty years before I bought it, so I have been bringing back to full operational status as time and money become available. To my knowledge, the car came fro...

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