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Overhaulin': How To Hot Rod the Chevy Small-Block V-8 Paperback – December 15, 2006


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The Chevy small-block V-8 is the most popular hot-rod engine for the street or strip today. Author and expert engine rebuilder Jim Richardson takes you step-by-step through the process of hot rodding your small-block V-8 for enhanced performance.

 

Images from the set of The Learning Channel’s wildly popular Overhaulin’ and full-color photographs accompany Richardson’s clear instructions, making the steps straightforward and easy to follow. Overhaulin’: How To Hot Rod the Chevy Small-Block V-8 provides all the detail needed to do the job, from selecting an engine and removing and disassembling the motor to working with machine shops and reassembling the motor again. Build it like the pros on Overhaulin’!

 

 

 

About the Author

Jim Richardson is a life-long car buff and has been an automotive writer for many years. His work appears regularly in Car Collector, Special Interest Autos, Auto Restorer, and Custom & Classic Trucks. His other books include The Classic Car Restoration Handbook and The Do-It-Yourself Guide to Engine and Chassis Detailing. Richardson also appears on My Classic Car TV and Classic Car Garage. He and his wife divide their time between Long Beach, California and Tairua, New Zealand.

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Motorbooks; First edition (December 15, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0760326258
  • ISBN-13: 978-0760326251
  • Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 0.5 x 10.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,527,808 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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What a brilliant book.An all colour book on rebuilding Chevy V8 engines.Its almost a step by step instruction book.
The book starts of with a basic history of Chev V8 engines.Advice in finding engines,dissassembly,engine removal,machine shop advice,shot peening,assembly,etc.This book has a lot going for it.There's plenty of tips and advice.A great book for anyone rebuilding Chevy engines.The tips can be used for any petrol engine.
If you can find a copy its worth buying one.
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By nick read on February 15, 2014
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I learned more from this book then I did in a few years of working on classic cars. The tips are great and so helpful if you're looking to build a chevy 350 that has some balls and can take a beating. I suggest it for people who are new to motors or if you're simply a fan.
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By BRAZ on August 6, 2012
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I bought 2 books the same day, turns out they are the exact same book with different titles, one has brighter illustrations!!! What a joke!
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By Ryan P. Ricci on May 5, 2015
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very informative
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