Shane, stick with what works. Your '79 manifold should bolt up fine to the
'74 engine (given it is a 1500) use it, as for the water pump radiator
they are both 100% interchangeable. So whichever is better or prefered go
At 10:25 AM 12/28/98 -0500, Sizemore, Shane wrote:
>I have a '74 parts car with a rebuilt engine and a bad carb (spits out
>gas). The carb on the '74 is a ZS with manual choke. My 1979 car has a
>different intake with a ZS carb that has automatic choke.
>If I put the '74 motor in the '79, should I keep the intake from the '74
>and use the carb from the '79?
>Only problem with this is linkage for the '79 automatic choke carb., it
>mounts to the intake....the '74 does not have this spot for the
>connector plate to the throttle cable.
>Also, what about the water pump/radiator situation, they are different
>on both motors......
>Thanks in advance!
>'74 Spit parts car