would the original tranny to a 1970 chevelle be adequate enough for a stock lt1 fuel injected set up? also, if supercharged?

PapaBear12
5

Asked by PapaBear12 Feb 19, 2011 at 06:05 PM about the 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle

Question type: Car Customization

2 Answers

Lyndon Wester
145

Which year LT1 ?

Ben Barber
15

Depends what tranny is in the chevelle. A stock TH350 can handle something like 300ft-lbs and the TH400 can handle 400 or so. Either one could probably handle an LT1 set up for a while but it depends how you drive. If supercharged you will need to build your transmission to withstand more torque, or swap in something else.

Your Answer

Related Questions

  • Can a supercharger and a turbo attach to the same engine? 13 answers

    Can u put a supercharger and a turbo on an engine? if so where could i find these parts online?

    Chevrolet Camaro

    -

    Car Customization

  • What problems may arise with supercharging a new GM 350 engine? 2 answers

    I bought the 290hp 350 from a GM dealership as a base model crate motor. I want more power. I don't want to have to mess with routing the exhaust for a turbo, so I'm thinking about adding a super...

    1970 Chevrolet C10

    -

    Car Customization

  • Can I supercharge my 2001 v6? 27 answers

    I was wondering if I could supercharge my 2001 3.8 v6. What would be price of it, and what kind of a boost would it be. Thanks in advance.

    2001 Chevrolet Camaro

    -

    Car Customization

  • 3.8 camaro top end swap??? 3 answers

    i was just wondering if it'd be possible to swap the top end of a 97 camaro 3.8 with a supercharged grand prix gtp engine. Or even a complete engine swap without swaping trannys?

    1997 Chevrolet Camaro RS

    -

    Car Customization

  • Chevy Cobalt SS Supercharged used 14 answers

    Hi, i was trying to get a cobalt ss supercharged for under $10,000 and it looks like the only way is on ebay, any particular problems to be wary of???

    2005 Chevrolet Cobalt SS Supercharged

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Search Chevrolet Chevelle Questions

Chevrolet Chevelle Experts

#1 LouB
LouB
Reputation 190
#2 califcarson
califcarson
Reputation 110
#2 18TandSVT
18TandSVT
Reputation 110
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro"
747 Great Deals out of 29,548 listings starting at $1,895
Used Chevrolet Corvette"
401 Great Deals out of 10,154 listings starting at $3,995
Used Ford Mustang"
1,103 Great Deals out of 25,355 listings starting at $950
Used Chevrolet Impala"
1,873 Great Deals out of 57,438 listings starting at $1,195
Used Dodge Challenger"
331 Great Deals out of 14,615 listings starting at $13,000
Used Dodge Charger"
783 Great Deals out of 29,671 listings starting at $3,900
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo"
90 Great Deals out of 2,693 listings starting at $875
Used Chevrolet Malibu"
1,616 Great Deals out of 63,470 listings starting at $750
Used Pontiac GTO"
21 Great Deals out of 408 listings starting at $6,200
Used Pontiac Firebird"
25 Great Deals out of 878 listings starting at $2,840