1968 Chevy Camaro - Country Honk, Camaro Revival Part 3
While Kurt test-fit the adapter/bellhousing...
While Kurt test-fit the adapter/bellhousing to the tranny,...
...Bobby torqued fasteners...
...Bobby torqued fasteners on the Keisler-supplied 168-tooth flywheel, clutch, and pressure plate.
Kurt finished up by attaching...
Kurt finished up by attaching the Auto Meter Hall Effect sensor...
...that allows the mechanical...
...that allows the mechanical drive to interface...
...with the electronic Auto...
...with the electronic Auto Meter speedometer...
...and Keisler-supplied digital...
...and Keisler-supplied digital feed to the LS-2 computer VSS input.
The transmission has been...
The transmission has been in and out for fitting purposes several times. The Street & Performance motor mounts placed the LS-2 2.5 inches farther aft than the location of the stock Camaro V-8...
...The Keisler T56 is larger...
...The Keisler T56 is larger than the Keisler five-speed and had clearance issues with the transmission tunnel...
...The technical folks at...
...The technical folks at Keisler helped solve the problem. If we had used stock LS motor mounts, there would have been no incident with the tunnel...
...Further, some damage (that...
...Further, some damage (that we had discussed in a previous segment) had wrinkled the tunnel somewhat, leaving us at a loss as to what the original looked like. We cut part of the tunnel for clearance,...
...then cut out the entire...
...then cut out the entire tunnel. Because we removed the damaged section and replaced it with structurally sound metal, the tunnel actually gained strength.
667 West 100 North
Keisler Engineering, Inc.
2216-B W. Gov. John Sevier Hwy Dept. CHP
3108 W. Thomas Rd.,
300 N. Center Ave., Dept. CHP
80 Rotech Drive
Custom Powder Coating
410 Enochville Ave., Dept. CHP
2501 Ludelle St.
185 McKenzie Rd., Dept. CHP
Rick's First Gen Camaros
420 Athena Dr., Dept. CHP
100 Stony Point Rd., Suite 125
Street & Performance
155 Rolling Hill Rd., Dept. CHP
1001 Cherry Dr., Dept. CHP
12035 Burke St., Ste. 13
Santa Fe Springs