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by ks662
Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:32 pm
Forum: (LEGACY) 331-354-392 HEMIs
Topic: Pistons
Replies: 3
Views: 4657

Re: Pistons

I never did identify them in fact I forgot I still have them.Thanks for the reply.Almost four years have passed!
Thanks
John
by ks662
Wed Jun 25, 2008 9:29 am
Forum: "Nearly Hemi" Polys
Topic: Factory dual quads
Replies: 2
Views: 3391

Re: Factory dual quads

Looks like it's for a 318 poly.
Copy & paste this link numbers should be highlighted in green.

http://64.233.167.104/search?q=cache:g3 ... cd=2&gl=us

John
by ks662
Sun Apr 27, 2008 10:39 am
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 Block and oil pan
Replies: 7
Views: 5450

Re: 315 Block and oil pan

You may be on to something.Reverseible oil pans!
....John
by ks662
Sat Apr 26, 2008 1:16 am
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 Block and oil pan
Replies: 7
Views: 5450

Re: 315 Block and oil pan

Hey thats cool.
....John
by ks662
Fri Apr 25, 2008 11:41 pm
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 Block and oil pan
Replies: 7
Views: 5450

Re: 315 Block and oil pan

I doubt I can help much.I have a L8D4 Out in the garage I could dig it out tomorrow but I don't know if the info would help or not.It's been so long since i've looked at it I don't remember where the dipstick is located.
....John
by ks662
Fri Apr 18, 2008 2:30 pm
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)
Replies: 10
Views: 8320

Re: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)

Tom
Sounds like you have some good iron there.Always something new to find out about these old motors they always keep you guessing.
.....John
by ks662
Fri Apr 18, 2008 1:03 pm
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)
Replies: 10
Views: 8320

Re: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)

Tom
I found this old post from 2004 similar to your motor?
...John
viewtopic.php?t=869
by ks662
Fri Apr 18, 2008 12:53 pm
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)
Replies: 10
Views: 8320

Re: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)

Tom
pull the valve covers you can't miss the numbers.
...John
by ks662
Fri Apr 18, 2008 12:25 pm
Forum: "Nearly Hemi" Polys
Topic: Nice looking poly
Replies: 1
Views: 3463

Nice looking poly

I'm sure most of the poly enthusiasts have seen this picture but for those that haven't thought I would post it.Great looking engine. Hope the picture works.
.....John
by ks662
Fri Apr 18, 2008 11:49 am
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)
Replies: 10
Views: 8320

Re: 315 Hemi Power Giant (?)

Leo's book says 57-59 truck,315 2bbl on the intake.any letters in front of those block numbers?
...John
by ks662
Wed Mar 05, 2008 1:12 am
Forum: (LEGACY) 331-354-392 HEMIs
Topic: 354 poly motor info
Replies: 2
Views: 2544

354 poly

Leo's book shows two and four barrel on 58 354 polys.The ID number on the front of the block might give some more info.
John
by ks662
Thu Oct 18, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: (LEGACY) 331-354-392 HEMIs
Topic: Pistons
Replies: 3
Views: 4657

Pistons

I need to identify a set pistons i have.The number cast into them is 1679100.I've searched all over the internet and all my books and can't find a thing.
Thanks
John
by ks662
Fri Jan 12, 2007 1:45 pm
Forum: General Hemi Discussion
Topic: Dick Landy - R.I.P.
Replies: 1
Views: 2352

Dick Landy - R.I.P.

by ks662
Thu Jan 11, 2007 12:46 pm
Forum: General Hemi Discussion
Topic: Desoto rant
Replies: 5
Views: 4205

intake

If that manifold performs well as designed it's a helluva deal!
by ks662
Tue Jan 09, 2007 10:41 am
Forum: Decode My Hemi
Topic: 331? 354? etc????
Replies: 4
Views: 4241

photon wrote:Thanks for all of the info. My next question would be a fare asking price for the motor? I would like to sell the thing locally. I can post some photos if helpfull.
I'm in the Kansas city area,might be interested in buying it.
by ks662
Mon Jan 08, 2007 10:05 am
Forum: Decode My Hemi
Topic: 331? 354? etc????
Replies: 4
Views: 4241

vtx-342

Here is an old thread with some info on a vtx-342.
viewtopic.php?p=806&sid=03f2afcb03eebbc ... f67c48e49c
by ks662
Tue Jan 02, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: Decode My Hemi
Topic: D4 Hemi Head Castings
Replies: 1
Views: 3025

Found this.
3512015X 2.25 1.94 426 D4
Hope it helps.
by ks662
Mon Dec 18, 2006 12:13 pm
Forum: General Hemi Discussion
Topic: "FAST Hemi vs Buick vs Vette Shootout"
Replies: 11
Views: 8977

"FAST Hemi vs Buick vs Vette Shootout"

Great video.The vette driver comment at the end is priceless,he's a class act.
http://media.putfile.com/FAST-Hemi-vs-B ... e-Shootout
by ks662
Fri Jun 02, 2006 5:24 pm
Forum: (LEGACY) Early Dodge / DeSoto HEMIs
Topic: 315 HEMI-Can anyone give me a value? pics attached
Replies: 10
Views: 8268

I paid $800 for one a few weeks ago but it was running in the truck.A guy from New Zealand called while I was looking at it and tripled my bid,needles to say I didn't negotiate.The seller was a great guy and sold it to me cause I called first.Hard to say what it's worth,Will it turn?Was it running r...
by ks662
Fri Jun 02, 2006 1:40 pm
Forum: Decode My Hemi
Topic: what have I got
Replies: 10
Views: 7281

58S shows a 354 poly,1958 Saratoga in my books.Must be a conversion.
I've got a we56(331 poly) with 354 heads.Found it in an irigation pump still working away after who knows how many years.Sounds like a good find!
by ks662
Tue Jan 31, 2006 7:35 pm
Forum: General Hemi Discussion
Topic: Need to know length of Hemi 426 block
Replies: 1
Views: 1564

I came up with 23 3/4".
by ks662
Mon Nov 28, 2005 4:00 pm
Forum: Prototype Hemi Engines
Topic: alcoa head? 1964 block
Replies: 1
Views: 5081

alcoa head

by ks662
Tue Nov 08, 2005 11:07 am
Forum: Decode My Hemi
Topic: help me on this
Replies: 3
Views: 4367

Some kind of dodge truck block?All the vt-500 numbers I found show 315 poly.Who knows??
by ks662
Wed Oct 12, 2005 11:07 am
Forum: (LEGACY) 331-354-392 HEMIs
Topic: Riverbed Reserection Hemi : torque converter removal.
Replies: 2
Views: 2654

torque converter removal.

I had the same problem with my 392.All the pistons were stuck.Took off all the main caps and then the rod caps.The rod caps took most of a day to remove.I put a bottle jack under the snout of the crank and one under the torque converter snout and jacked it up real slow!Got the crank out without a sc...
by ks662
Wed Oct 05, 2005 7:29 am
Forum: (LEGACY) 426 Street / Strip HEMIs
Topic: Dart dual plug magnesium valve covers
Replies: 1
Views: 2374

Dart dual plug magnesium valve covers

Anybody know if Dart dual plug magnesium valve covers will fit a stock 426 hemi iron head?
Thanks in advance.