A500/42RH Chrysler Automatic Transmission

A500 Overdrive transmission

December 7, 2017 BigBlockMopar 0

Found myself an A500 / 42RH overdrive Transmission from a fellow Mopar guy recently. I’ve been wanting a ‘lighter (internal) weight’ transmission for a number of years now and since they’re not really common overhere [more … ]

Engine teststand 360 engine

360ci Engine Teststand progress

October 19, 2017 BigBlockMopar 0

Made some progress on the engine stand I’m building to break-in the 360ci engine. A removable battery-tray has been added and a simple ‘click-on’ cooling fan. Currently there’s only some wiring left to do, along [more … ]

Accel 416 sparkplug versus NGK GR4IX iridium sparkplug

NGK GR4IX iridium sparkplugs

October 2, 2017 BigBlockMopar 0

Swapped over to NGK GR4IX Iridium sparkplugs today in my daily workhorse (’73 Dodge Dart). Was using Accel 416 sparkplugs before. Sparkplug gap before and after was a little different; Before with Accel 416 plugs: [more … ]

1973 Dodge Dart at the ChassisDyno for the 3rd time at Ludwig Performance

Dodge Dart DynoDay video

September 4, 2017 BigBlockMopar 0

I’ve put together all the videos I had made during the DynoDay and turned into a 17min. video, showing all the runs dyno-charts and performance-output of the car.

1973 Dodge Dart Dyno-session 2017

Dodge Dart DynoDay #3

August 30, 2017 BigBlockMopar 0

This years 28th of August was ‘DynoDay’ for the ’73 Dodge Dart again. This marked the 3rd visit to the ‘Ludwig Performance’ chassisdyno. After a bunch of changes since last year’s dyno-runs I was curious [more … ]