Author Topic: 230 to sbc swap question.  (Read 2087 times)

Offline 1976Scottsdale

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230 to sbc swap question.
« on: December 10, 2005, 12:50:00 AM »
Figured I ought to start my own here.  I am swapping a 230 engine out of a 1966 Chevrolet C-10 for a 350 small block.  Figure wiring would be different, but that is not part of what I have to do.  I was wondering what needed to be changed in terms of the bellhousing and motor mounts.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Re: 230 to sbc swap question.
« Reply #1 on: December 12, 2005, 09:06:00 AM »
All the I6's in 230-up sizes have the same bellhousing as a SBC.  Techically you can remove one and install the other.  I think (if memory serves me correctly) that the motor mounts will have to move for the V8 to sit in the cradle.

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