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Cars > classicfirebird1979’s Garage > “Redbird” > Albums > Engine Transplant

 

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1979 Pontiac Firebird Redbird

 
 

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Description: My Redbird bit the dust, broke the cam chain and needs a rebuild (301) I decided to install a 400 pontiac that I had that was in good condition. I'll keep the 301 in case I ever decide to rebuild and re-install it.
By: classicfirebird1979
Filed under: 1979 Pontiac Firebird Redbird (Redbird)
Number of photos: 30
Updated: Tue Apr 30, 2013 11:43 am
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Was looking a little sad after taking out of Barn/Shop (Gave it a...
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Took everything loose...out with the old.
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Pontiac 301 the timing chain broke.
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Push it outside for a few days.
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Scrape and clean the engine bay.
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Paint and make a clean house for the 400.
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Looking better.
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The transmission was covered in grease, this is after cleaning it...
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The 301. I built a wooden engine dolly with wheels for storage.
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I'll take off all the accessories to put on the 400.
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Nothing like have two projects going at the same time.
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More clean up.
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Touch up the master cylinder and check hoses.
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My Y84 project came out (It runs and drives) but is wainting on...
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My displaced Atlantis Blue under the carport for a week waiting for...
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OH Yeeah ! Pontiac 400 engine thats going in.
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Now try and call my Redbird a "ladybird" !! (lol)
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Mated the trans and engine.
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Final touch ups before installing.
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hook up transmission lines and hoses etc.
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ALMOST READY !
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