: >Is there a real difference between a 455 from different cars such as a
: >Toranodo, or T/A or..? Stock speaking of course. I mean if you picked
: >455 from an Olds and one from a T/A.. could you tell the diff? Were
: >performance diffs? Is one harder to find that another?
: >Well, catch you later,
: >1985 Blue Camaro 2.8L w/ T-tops
: >1988 Blue Firebird Formula 5.0L w/ T-tops
: >(Still looking for an '82 Black T/A!!!)
: Since Pontiac V8's aren't big or small block, ya there are differences :).
: Any of the 455 engines that are BOP can be made to run. It's all in your
: brainpower and your wallet.
: I have seen Olds 455 that would smoke a Chevy 454 alive. I have seen
: 400s that will make an Olds 455 look like a grocery getter.
: Sure, if you got a SD455 out of something over a 455 in a luxo boat
: there is a REAL difference there. LOL.
: All divisions engines can run, just a matter of how you apply the theories
: Joe--ASE Certified Parts Specialist & 10th Ann.Club Tech Director
: '80 Carousel Red Turbo T/A, 26k orig.
: '79 "Y89" 400/4 speed 10th Ann. T/A, 57k orig
: '84 Olds 88 Royale Bgm 2 dr, 307 "Rocket" (lol), 141k and still going....
: '80 T/A project car...
If you've got a 455-SD, then you've got a goldmine! Not many of 'em are
left. (Right Dennis!)
I want a '73 455-SD so bad it makes my heart weep just thinking about the
fact that I may never get to even ride in one. <sniff>
'01 Formula - MTI Air Box Lid, K&N Filter, Hurst-6,
SLP Cold Air Induction & Smooth Intake Bellow
Corsa Catback w/Premium Tips
'83 V45 Magna