Mechanics

CHEVROLET OTHER ENGINE PROBLEM

1967 Chevrolet Other • 50,000 miles

HEATS UP--NEW RADIATOR
SHUTS OFF AND WON'T START UNTIL COOLS OFF
1967 350 SM. BLOCK
JUST HAD HEAD GASKETS CHANGED ALSO BLOCK WAS CHECKED AND IT WAS OK
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VIVEMNOTT
November 18, 2012.




What is the fuel pressure? If it is too low, it will boil and vapor lock

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Nov 18, 2012.
I DON'T KNOW
WOULD THIS CAUSE OVERHEATING?

Tiny
VIVEMNOTT
Nov 18, 2012.
No, but it will cause it to shut off.

Did you replace the thermostat?

Did you have the motor bored out? If you did, how much oversize?

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Nov 18, 2012.
I DIDN'T DO THE WORK. AFTER THE HEAD GASKET WORK IT IS STILL DOING THE SAME THING AS BEFORE THE WORK WAS DONE. IT IS BACK IN THE SHOP AND THEY ARE TRYING TO FIGURE IT OUT. THANKS!
MY CAR IS A '34 CHEV STREETROD--AN OLD '80S RESTO I HAVE OWNED SINCE '56. MY LATE HUSBAND AND I WORKED ON IT TOGETHER. I HAVE FORGOTTEN ALOT. I HELPED WITH IT -FRAME ENGINE ETC.
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Tiny
VIVEMNOTT
Nov 18, 2012.
VIV AGAIN --NO ENGINE WAS NEVER BORED OUT

Tiny
VIVEMNOTT
Nov 18, 2012.
ARE WE STILL CONNECTED? IF NOT I DO THANK-YOU FOR YOUR TIME. VIV

Tiny
VIVEMNOTT
Nov 18, 2012.
Good luck

ASEMaster6371
Nov 18, 2012.

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