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455 OLDS ENGINE

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455 OLDS ENGINE

Post by engineman1642 » Thu Aug 22, 2019 10:48 am

Looking for a 455 Olds engine short block or complete.

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Re: 455 OLDS ENGINE

Post by PackardV8 » Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:30 am

Where are you located?
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Re: 455 OLDS ENGINE

Post by engineman1642 » Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:48 pm

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Re: 455 OLDS ENGINE

Post by PackardV8 » Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:09 pm

It's moot, as I checked the boneyard and the local rebuilder has taken all we had.

Slightly OT, but they've had to buy new crankshafts, as nearly all the 455"s have had trashed cranks. What are you seeing with your BBOs?
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Re: 455 OLDS ENGINE

Post by engineman1642 » Fri Aug 23, 2019 8:21 pm

ones i've found were pretty much junked out.rust damage or bored to max or pan knock off by the rods trying to escape.

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