Chevrolet Forum - Chevy Enthusiasts Forums - Search Results

Notices
Search: Posts Made By: woodstockaz
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Forum: General Tech
August 12th, 2010, 8:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

OK. So anyone still tagging along with these...

OK. So anyone still tagging along with these posts is probably getting bored but I'm going to keep the thread going because someday I'll get to the bottom of it and it might help someone else out.
...
August 12th, 2010, 6:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 10,175
Posted By woodstockaz

Check the plug wires to make sure they're plugged...

Check the plug wires to make sure they're plugged in the right order.
Forum: General Tech
August 10th, 2010, 6:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

...interesting marketing strategy with these last...

...interesting marketing strategy with these last 4 posts...???

OK so here's the update.

RV performed well on 800 mile haul but with less than ideal fuel economy. 5.3 mpgs. Jeesh.

So I...
Forum: General Tech
August 3rd, 2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

I'll hook up my tach/dwell later today and see...

I'll hook up my tach/dwell later today and see for sure but it idles well, I'm guessing 800 rpm. Smooth as heck.

I hooked up a vacuum gauge to the manifold and tested vacuum. I found a GREAT...
Forum: General Tech
August 2nd, 2010, 4:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Sooooo friggin pissed!!!!!

Spent a couple hours this mornin replacing the Catylitic Convertor. Set the timing back to "factory specs" which apparently is supposed to be 6 degrees advance and ran it through emissions.
SO JUST...
Forum: General Tech
August 1st, 2010, 10:12 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

It is a carburator with electronic injectors into...

It is a carburator with electronic injectors into the carb. I'm not sure what you call this setup.

I am not sure about the vacuum leak. There's only 4 vacuum hoses I can find in this setup and...
Forum: General Tech
July 30th, 2010, 1:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Update

Altighty. UPDATE TIME.
Everything on this rig was pretty dirty but after cleaning, lubing, new batteries it turns out almost everything works great. I had to rewire the rear air conditioner as...
Forum: General Tech
July 30th, 2010, 12:59 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Altighty. UPDATE TIME. Everything on this rig...

Altighty. UPDATE TIME.
Everything on this rig was pretty dirty but after cleaning, lubing, new batteries it turns out almost everything works great. I had to rewire the rear air conditioner as...
Forum: General Tech
July 11th, 2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Alright!! So I bought it yesterday! I haven't...

Alright!! So I bought it yesterday! I haven't done any trouble shooting yet cuz...well...it's 110 out today!!!!
I think I did alright at $2500, we'll see how tough it is to get the idle steady and...
Forum: General Tech
July 6th, 2010, 9:49 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Definitely moving cautiously here...Thanks for...

Definitely moving cautiously here...Thanks for the reigns. I'll make the call tonight and take one last look before I pull the trigger. I will keep all posted.
Forum: General Tech
July 5th, 2010, 9:13 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Alright. I'm leaning towards the purchase in the...

Alright. I'm leaning towards the purchase in the next couple days... I've got it figured with the following possibilities:
Loping idle=vacume leak $20, new carb $400, rotor plugs wires $50...
Forum: General Tech
July 4th, 2010, 8:51 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Much appreciated advice guys. Thank you. I'm...

Much appreciated advice guys. Thank you.
I'm going to take a closer look before buying this week. I would like to know if there is a manual or technical diagram type book for the carburated 454 from...
July 3rd, 2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,357
Posted By woodstockaz

Bump.. Any solutions on the idle issue? Dyin to...

Bump.. Any solutions on the idle issue? Dyin to know.
Forum: General Tech
July 3rd, 2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,798
Posted By woodstockaz

Question 454 . Looking at a motorhome and 454 has a erratic loping IDLE. Any ideas?

Any help is appreciated. I'm much more familiar with fuel injection so the carburated 454 is a bit of a mystery as of now.

1990 Motorhome with a chevrolet 454 motor at 70K miles.

Won't pass...
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.