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by BillJ
Wed Dec 07, 2016 2:24 am
Forum: Suspension Technical
Topic: S10 spindles
Replies: 1
Views: 2799

S10 spindles

Thinking about putting 98-05 S10 2wd blazer spindles on my Malibu. Is there any weight savings in this change and what are the pros and cons. The car is drag race car, how do the hubs hold up to wheels up launches. Thanks.
by BillJ
Mon Oct 03, 2016 6:41 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: Th350 sun shell
Replies: 0
Views: 3943

Th350 sun shell

Has anyone tried to drill or machine the holes in the sun shell like the sun shell in the Th350.
by BillJ
Mon Aug 15, 2016 3:48 pm
Forum: Interior Tech
Topic: Plastic race seats
Replies: 1
Views: 1981

Plastic race seats

How have you guys mounted a race seat in your Malibu. Can you use the stock bucket seats mount. Tell me what you did to make them work . Pictures if you have any. The seat is a Jaz seat just the plastic race seat. Thanks
by BillJ
Tue Apr 07, 2015 1:50 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: Th350 low /reverse clutches
Replies: 2
Views: 1917

Re: Th350 low /reverse clutches

thanks
by BillJ
Tue Apr 07, 2015 1:49 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: Th350 pump thrust washer / bearing
Replies: 2
Views: 1990

Re: Th350 pump thrust washer / bearing

Thank you
by BillJ
Sun Apr 05, 2015 7:38 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: Th350 pump thrust washer / bearing
Replies: 2
Views: 1990

Th350 pump thrust washer / bearing

Just another question with my rebuild. Used the Hughes rebuild kit and it is a good kit. My question is. When I checked end play before the rebuild their was 0 end play. Installing the pump after rebuild and replaced the torrington bearing with a new one I had 0 end play. Can you just use a new thru...
by BillJ
Sun Mar 29, 2015 4:19 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: Th350 low /reverse clutches
Replies: 2
Views: 1917

Th350 low /reverse clutches

Pulled apart my th350 with a brake and everything looks good until I get to the low reverse clutches they were welded together. What would have caused this and how do I prevent it from happening again. I also sent my torque converter in to have it checked out and they found the sprag was broken are ...
by BillJ
Mon Jan 05, 2015 7:34 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: KOLENE STEEL PLATES
Replies: 8
Views: 2768

Re: KOLENE STEEL PLATES

Pete thanks for your honesty I really appreciate that your not just trying for the up sale. I have a limited budget and saving a little money on something that that isn't value ad is a lot. I have talked to a lot of the other transmission companies about my th350 and they all try to talk me into a g...
by BillJ
Fri Jan 02, 2015 5:37 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: KOLENE STEEL PLATES
Replies: 8
Views: 2768

Re: KOLENE STEEL PLATES

Thanks for the info. Car runs low 10s and launch rpm is 4600.
by BillJ
Wed Dec 31, 2014 12:49 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: KOLENE STEEL PLATES
Replies: 8
Views: 2768

KOLENE STEEL PLATES

Can someone please tell me what the difference is between KOLENE steels and regular steels and are they worth the extra price. The trans is a TH350 with a brake.
by BillJ
Wed Dec 24, 2014 11:18 am
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: master rebuild kits
Replies: 5
Views: 1879

Re: master rebuild kits

Thanks that is what I was looking for. Can you pm the prices. I plan starting this after the holidays.
by BillJ
Tue Dec 23, 2014 10:54 am
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: master rebuild kits
Replies: 5
Views: 1879

Re: master rebuild kits

The car is a 78 Malibu and I think around 3400lb motor makes 650Hp . I do plan on putting a brake in it but need both options. Thanks for responding.
by BillJ
Mon Dec 22, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: master rebuild kits
Replies: 5
Views: 1879

master rebuild kits

What rebuild kit is the most complete kit for drag racing .I am looking to take a stock TH350 and rebuilding it for drag racing. What part are needed that don`t come in the kits
by BillJ
Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:39 pm
Forum: Transmission Technical
Topic: TH350 upgrades
Replies: 3
Views: 1332

TH350 upgrades

Can someone tell me exactly what parts from other transmissions are interchangeable with a th350 as upgrades and to strengthen it. Thanks for the help.
by BillJ
Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:43 am
Forum: Suspension Technical
Topic: jeep steering shaft
Replies: 2
Views: 1113

Re: jeep steering shaft

No one know.