The Holley carburetor for our supercharged engine cracked a mounting flange the first time it was tightened down! Due to either the phenolic spacer or a warped baseplate surface, the ear cracked off even though the carburetor studs were tightened slowly and with care. We will make both a short-term repair using aluminum brazing rod (similar to Durafix), steel pins, and JB weld, and then make a long-term proper repair by replacing the baseplate entirely. Dates of filming: February 24th, 2018 (First Carb Install, Baseplate Cracked) February 26th, 2018 (Brazing Repair Attempt) February 27th, 2018 (JB Weld Repair Attempt) February 28th, 2018 (“Repaired” Baseplate + Carb Installed) March 27th, 2018 (New Baseplate Prep and Install) March 31st, 2018 (New Baseplate First Tune) Song List (Order of First Appearance): 0:00 Pickup Truck – Silent Partner 5:32 Humidity – Silent Partner 8:43 Hills – Riot (All music provided by YouTube's Audio Library royalty free.) Thanks for watching, and joining us on this adventure! Please let us know what you think! Consider supporting us via Patreon as well! https://www.patreon.com/FuzzyDiceProjects
Adding the Weiand 144 supercharger meant that the carburetor would sit too high for the stock transmission kickdown cable to reach. To remedy this, we got a rep
Time for the start of a new project car series, this time covering a 1991 Pontiac Firebird Coupe with a 305 small block Chevy engine and a 700R4 transmission. M
Footage taken from Holley Carburetor Installation & Tuning DVD
We will take apart the drum brake on one side to correct the brake shoe placement to get everything in the proper place. The shoes had been installed incorrectl
How to Braze an Aluminum Engine Block: I get back to work on the Briggs and Stratton Rebuild starting with a repair to the aluminum block. This block had a bo
the Proper method to set your idle speed on your holley carb.
This is a look back at Jordan's Trans Am, starting from the very beginning. It's amazing to me that it has been nearly five and half years since it all began.
Is your dash worse than this?? Let me know in the comments. Hopefully not, but if it is I show you how "I" restored my old beatin up cracked dash. Support the
This episode we'll try to confirm that our engine tick is indeed the lifters and then try a few things that might help quiet them down. First off (as the thumbn
This truck has been present in every other video series so far, so it is about time it gets it time in the spotlight! It's not as old, in some ways it doesn't h
Replacing my old Rochester Quadrajet with an Edelbrock 1406 carburetor. This is a 1984 Chevy K20 3/4, just a yard truck for plowing my property. The old Quadr
Can you use J-B Weld to repair a fully cracked mag? Find out... Tools I used (CANADA) : - J-B Weld : https://amzn.to/2LwR3dl Tools I used (USA) : - J-B Weld
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(PART1) Indepth explaination of the Holley accelerator pump.Produced with CyberLink PowerDirector 12
Here's the lowdown on Britney Spears' 1978 Pontiac Sky Bird. A special edition Pontiac Firebird Esprit model produced during the 1977-1978 model years.
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We take our 1978 Datsun 280z and 1978 Pontiac Firebird to Capital Driving Club to autocross them in a video that combines two of the main series on this channel
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We install RideTech's revolutionary Bolt-On 4-Link rear suspension system for 1970- 1981 GM F-body cars including Chevrolet Camaro, Pontiac Firebird, Z28, Trans