1979 Chevrolet Camaro Overview

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1979 Chevrolet Camaro Overview

1979 was a good year for the Chevy Camaro. The uncharacteristically un-muscle car Type LT was dropped, and the Berlinetta made its debut. The dashboard was replaced and provided more modern conveniences, including controls for an electric rear window defrost and well-designed AC vents.

Sales hit a new high with 282,582 sold, including 84,877 Z28's. Only 21,913 consumers opted for the base engine, a 250-ci L6 rated at 350 horsepower (90 in California). Most went with the V8's, rated up to 175 horsepower for the Z28.the 1979 chevy camaro would be known as it nick name the hugger you could make turn up to 55 mph,with it 373 posi rearend,

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    1979 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 5.7l Specs

    What are the specs on the 1979 Chevrolet Camaro z28 5.7L specs like what is its 0-60, 1/4 mile, horsepower, torque

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    Can you put a 2015 z28 engine and transmission in a 79 z28

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    I'm trying to get the hubby wheel spacers for his birthday for his 1979 Camaro Z28 but I'm not sure if they will be ok for that year. All I can find on Sixity webpage is for '82's and newer. Can an...

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    79 Z28 Engine Pull

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    79 Z28 Engine Pull

    I have a 79 Camaro with an engine puller but it seems like the engine puller is too shortl how do I remove the engine?

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