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1961 Chrysler 300-G Road Test (Car Life)

1961 Chrysler 300-G Road Test (Car Life)

CAR LIFE 1961 Chrysler 300-G ROAD TEST, August 1961 Chrysler "300" series cars have, from their beginnings even years ago, been truly outstanding machine for a very special type of ownership. The 300-G for 1961 continues the tradition established...
1961 Chrysler 300-G Road Test (MotorLife)

1961 Chrysler 300-G Road Test (MotorLife)

1961 Chrysler 300-G Road Test (Motor Life, April 1961) Latest model in the famed "300" series carries forward the tradition of handling, performance, fleet-looking design. By Bob Russo. (Motor Life Magazine. April, 1961) WHEN THE CHRYSLER...
Chrysler Corporation Valve Action and Timing

Chrysler Corporation Valve Action and Timing

Short list of actual camshaft specifications like durations and valve timing of stock Chrysler / Mopar engines from 1970 to 1976. Slant 6, Small block, Big block and Hemi engines. Download the PDF through following link (PDF); ChryslerCorporation-ValveActionAndTiming...

ENGINE

Engine Tech listing here

Mopar Engine Size bore and stroke specifications

Description ------ Bore --- Stroke -- Cylinders -- Cubic Inches -- Litres 170 Slant Six 3.40625 3.125 6 170.86 2.8 198 Slant Six 3.40625 3.64 6 199.02 3.3 225 Slant Six 3.40625 4.125...
Exhaust muffler testing

Exhaust muffler testing

Here are some exhaust muffler tests done by various people or magazines. Some interesting reads. http://www.gusmahon.org/html/mufflers.htm http://www.pontiacstreetperformance.com/psp/exhaust.html http://autospeed.com/cms/A_0383/article.html?popularArticle...
Exhaust Science Demystified

Exhaust Science Demystified

Exhaust Science Demystified by David Vizard. Although the mode of function of an exhaust system is complex, it is not (as so often is believed, even by many pro engine builders) a black art. To help appreciate the way to get the job done I will go...
Mopar Bolt Torque Specifications - Big Block

Mopar Bolt Torque Specifications - Big Block

Mopar Big Block Bolt Torque Specifications Mopar B/RB engines - 350/361/383/400/413/426W/440 Always torque bolts in three equal increments Bolts or Parts Lube or Sealer Torque to: Main Caps Engine Oil 85 ft-lbs. Connecting...
Mopar Bolt Torque Specifications - Small Block

Mopar Bolt Torque Specifications - Small Block

Mopar Small Block Bolt Torque Specifications SmallBlock LA Engine - 273, 318, 340, 360   Torque specifications are for stock factory type bolts with light engine oil applied to the threads and the underside ...
Mopar Distributor Shaft Lengths

Mopar Distributor Shaft Lengths

Mopar Distributor identification guide by measuring shaft length, measured from mounting surface to lower end of distributor shaft. Mopar LA engine - 3.875 " Mopar B engine - 3.5" Mopar RB engine - 4" - Chrysler 331/354 Hemi - 4.25" Chrysler...
Mopar LA Smallblock camshaft specifications

Mopar LA Smallblock camshaft specifications

Mopar Factory camshafts in LA small block engines.
Mopar Porting Templates - RB / LA / Magnum heads

Mopar Porting Templates - RB / LA / Magnum heads

Download the PDF here directly: (17 pages, 2.1MB) Mopar Porting Templates RB_LA_Magnum PDF-file Thanks to DaytonaTurbo and RapidRobert from the Moparts website.
Mopar Rear Axle Dimensions

Mopar Rear Axle Dimensions

This page covers rear-axle sizes of passenger cars and pickups from Dodge, Plymouth, Imperial and Chrysler. All measurements are from drum to drum: Sorted by length 1966-1972 A-body 57-1/8" 1962-1963 B-body 58-1/2" 1964-1967 B-body 59-1/2"...
Mopar Suregrip Manual - Clutch

Mopar Suregrip Manual - Clutch

Download the 3.7MB PDF here: MoparSureGripManual.pdf
Mopar Torsion bar length chart

Mopar Torsion bar length chart

Personal note; Above table is based on roughly 30 year old information, which was considered on par with the times. But, in my opinion, these days, normal "modern day" streethandling make torsion bar rates of 200+ pretty much the 'default' application...
Mopar wheel alignment settings

Mopar wheel alignment settings

When using modern radial tires on the rear wheel drive '50/'60/'70's Mopars, front wheel alignment can/should/needs to be adjusted for more and better steering response and overal safer handling of the car. The following chart shows alignment specification...

REAR-AXLE

Rear-axle Tech items here

SUSPENSION

Suspension Tech-info
Torque Convertor balance weights

Torque Convertor balance weights

Some tech info about the locations of the Chrysler torque convertor balance weights, used on externally balanced engines. Big Block Mopar - Externally & internally balanced engines Small Block 360 Magnum engines Mopar Performance partnumber...

TRANSMISSION

Transmission Tech listing here
UltraDyne Cam Specs

UltraDyne Cam Specs

The information and pages posted below were found in the internet-archive.org and are purely for historical purposes only. ULTRADYNE CAM LISTINGS: 426 HEMI CAMS - - "B/RB" BigBlock CAMS - - "LA" SmallBlock CAMS ULTRADYNE CHRYSLER CAMS...
426 Hemi Cams

426 Hemi Cams

The information and pages posted below were found in the internet-archive.org and are purely for historical purposes only. 426 HEMI - MECHANICAL FLAT TAPPET MECHANICAL FLAT TAPPET CAMSHAFTS (NOT LEGAL FOR STREET USE IN CALIFORNIA)...
BigBlock Cams (Ultradyne)

BigBlock Cams (Ultradyne)

The information and pages posted below were found in the internet-archive.org and are purely for historical purposes only. 383-440 B/RB Ultradyne CamsHYDRAULIC FLAT TAPPET HYDRAULIC FLAT TAPPET CAMSHAFTS (NOT LEGAL FOR...
SmallBlock Cams

SmallBlock Cams

The information and pages posted below were found in the internet-archive.org and are purely for historical purposes only. "LA" 273-360 - HYDRAULIC FLAT TAPPET HYDRAULIC FLAT TAPPET CAMSHAFTS (NOT LEGAL FOR...