I am restoring a 66 (390 if it matters) and looking for some help from the experts.
Anyone know or have a factory correct motor to reference.
1. Was the water pump always painted? I "thought" mine was the original when pulled, and it was natural... rusted now... but no paint.
Edelbrock 351W Water Pump?
Water pump on my 351W is leaking - grrr - seems to be the plate on the back of it.
Since I have to replace it, I want to get the best (highest quality - most reliable) one.
Looking at getting an Edelbrock. Need to know if these are already assembled or if you have...
I'm diagnosing my hot-running '67 Country Sedan 390. Runs ~185-190 on the highway, overheats in stop and go traffic. It's got a new 6 blade fan, shroud and recently re-cored 3-row radiator.
Before I start installing electric fan(s), I figured I'd pull the water pump to see if it's the last weak...