1979 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Overview

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1979 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Overview

In just the second year that the Monte Carlo had an available V6, Chevrolet manufactured 316,923 of the popular mid-size car (which truly was mid-size now, weighing in at a scant 3,039-3,169 pounds).

Available engines included the base 200-ci V6 rated at 94 horsepower, the optional 231-ci V6 rated at 115 horsepower, as well as the V8-standard 267-ci rated at 125 and optional 305-ci V8 rated at 160 horsepower.

Other changes included larger taillight lenses and single rectangular headlights.

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    Is it possible to put an 8.1 engine in my 79 Monte? The one I have has an engine, but it doesn't run for very long.

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    Rear Gear Ratios 1979 Monte Carlo With V-6 Came With

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    Transmission

    I have a 1979 monte carlo with original motor and transmission specs are LOS 3.8L ENG. 288L M33 3 SPEED SPD A/TRANSMISSION I need a new transmission and need to know what I can put in it

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    Why Cant I Get My Blower Motor To Work On My 79 Monte Carlo

    I recently got A 79 monte carlo. It has been a one owner car. I have checked the fuse, replaced the relay, and control switch. When I jump the blower motor off of the battery it works fine. The only t...

    25 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

    What Do I Need To Do In Order To Put A Chevy 350 In My 79 Monte Carlo That ...

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