cadillac_al's Recent Activity

  1. cadillac_al replied to the thread Sbc lean bog on acceleration.

    I never felt that vacuum advance hurt power. If you use vacuum advance you can use less initial timing and you will have more idle...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 9:34 AM
  2. cadillac_al replied to the thread 1973 rs lt z28 slight shake ?.

    What happens at 70 or 80? Does it smooth out or get worse?

    Dec 8, 2018 at 7:31 PM
  3. cadillac_al liked kenny77's post in the thread Flywheel Cover or no Flywheel Cover?.

    On a 4 speed you should have one on there. I didn't and one night I ran through some water. About 2 miles later my clutch disk STUCK...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 8:22 AM
  4. cadillac_al replied to the thread Flywheel Cover or no Flywheel Cover?.

    The flex plate cover will actually catch oil if you have a leaky rear main seal. Then when you drive the car the oil will leak out the...

    Dec 7, 2018 at 11:35 AM
  5. cadillac_al replied to the thread New 2nd gen owner..

    I haven't seen those wheels in years. I seem to recall they were called Gamblers but my memory is pretty fuzzy. They look cool in the...

    Dec 5, 2018 at 9:24 AM
  6. cadillac_al replied to the thread whistle at idle.

    I'm not a fan of MLS yet. I wasn't sure because you said the block was decked. I thought MLS gaskets were in the .020 range (and I...

    Dec 5, 2018 at 9:16 AM
  7. cadillac_al replied to the thread Has anyone used a 4” diameter driveshaft under stock tunnel.

    Land speed racer?

    Dec 4, 2018
  8. cadillac_al replied to the thread whistle at idle.

    Is the Cometic gasket a MLS gasket?

    Dec 4, 2018
  9. cadillac_al replied to the thread Gravity Bleeding rear brakes.

    I'd say probably not. When I break a brake line and lose the fluid, I just fix the line and dump fluid in the master and gravity bleed...

    Dec 4, 2018