Catharines, Ontario and Romulus, Michigan. Around town, I average like 11 or so, depends on how heavy my fot is and the time of the day , freeway, like a short trip, I get about 12-13, but I actually get between 14 and 15 if I'm running 70-80 mph, steady down the interstate. Unless specifically noted to the contrary herein, vehicles equipped with Chevrolet Performance Parts may not meet emissions laws and regulations and should not be operated on public roads or used for any other use. After several years of research and contacting various individuals connected to the film I found out that Transcord the company who provided vehicles for Return to Macon County and many other movies and television shows sold the '57 from the movie about two or three years after the completion of the movie. Map Coverage available in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada. Remove hoses from the heater core.
The pistons used for regular versions of the engine were cast iron, while performance versions were offered in forged steel. The Vortec 7400 produces 290 horsepower at 4,000 revolutions per minute and 410 foot pounds of torque at 3,200 rpm. Unless specifically noted to the contrary herein, vehicles equipped with Chevrolet Performance Parts may not meet Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards and emissions regulations and should not be operated on public roads. Your actual range may vary based on several factors including temperature, terrain, and driving technique. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution. As you might have guessed, the 454 represents the 454 cubic inch 7.
Valve Cover Engine Oil 3 ft-lbs. Click here to see all Chevrolet vehicles'. Installing or using these parts can expose you to other parts containing these chemicals and to engine exhaust, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. The timing chain transmits the rotational movement from the crankshaft to the camshafts. I've got a 2000 3500, Crew Cab Long bed.
OnStar links to emergency services. It's such a reliable truck! Chevrolet Performance customers are responsible for ensuring their use of Chevrolet Performance complies with applicable federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and ordinances. By the time 1972 was reached, change of power calculations along with reduced power for emissions control resulted in a drop to max power rating of 270 horsepower with a peak torque of 468 lb-ft. The engine was introduced just before emission standards were increased, and also very close to the gas crisis in the early 1970s, neither are friendly environments for such a large engine. On that note, this might be one of those engines you'll only want to start when you really need to. It isn't too tough on that car.
The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. Your actual range may vary based on several factors including temperature, terrain, and conditions. Regular and extended cabs have two doors while the crew cab has four doors. Services are subject to user terms and limitations. Standard push rod overhead valves were used, with 2 valves per cylinder, 1 intake and 1 exhaust, with the camshaft inside the block.
Both models are available in regular cab, extended cab, and crew cab. Cylinder Heads Engine oil blind hole Sealer water jacket 75 ft-lbs. This page summarizes the emissions-related information that you may see on this website. Main Caps 396-454 4 bolt Inner and Outer bolts Engine Oil 110 ft-lbs. The stricter emissions standards were also not kind to this engine, requiring additional major modifications just after the introduction of this engine. The only other option would be to siphon it out, by sucking on a hose, which, I have done many Saturday nights ago, but, I do not advise. The crew cab has options for either a long or short bed.
The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. Clutch Pressure Plate Thread Locker 35 ft-lbs. When we go on long trips you couldn't have it any other way if you're taking a truck. For important tire and wheel information, go to or see your dealer. Your actual range may vary based on several factors, including temperature, terrain and driving technique. The 409 was introduced in 1961.
Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android compatible smartphone running Android 5. Chevy introduced the 454 big-block V8 engine on its muscle cars starting in 1970. OnStar links to emergency services. The engine was only ever been offered mated to General Motor's 4L85E four speed automatic transmission - a manual transmission rendition was never offered. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. To check for phone or other device compatibility, visit for details.