Trans-Dapt 42025 Engine Swap Kit, 1970-74 GM LS Manual, Ceramic
Stuffing a New-Era GM LS V8 motor into a classic GM muscle car used to be an extremely complex, yet rewarding project. While performing this swap is still very rewarding, performing the project isn't quite as daunting as it once was. Nowadays, there are a number of quality products manufactured to make the LS swap go smoother with less, "trial and error". The key to a stress-free swap is finding aftermarket components that work together. Trans-Dapt Engine Swap Kits do just that.
Each of the member companies of the Hedman Performance Group is an engine swap specialists in their product field. Now, Hedman, Trans-Dapt and Hamburger's Performance have combined R&D forces to create their "Engine Swap In A Box" kits.
Each kit comes complete with a special engine swap oil pan and pickup, a full set of engine swap mounts and pads, a complete set of engine swap headers with gaskets and mounting hardware, and select kits also include a transmission crossmember and mount pad.
- Swaps GM LS Engine into 1970-74 Camaro/Firebird
- 1-3/4" tube diameter
- 5 quart capacity
- 3" exhaust diameter
- Manual transmission
- Silver ceramic finish
- Kit does not include an o-ring for the oil pump pickup tube
- Oil pan does not have an option for an oil filter, therefore, oil filter relocation kit # 289-81019 is suggested
- This product is discontinued.
Q & A
Learn about the importance of getting the chain tension set correctly, and why it is critical that we get it as near perfect as we can. Walkthrough a basic procedure that effectively and consistently gets the chain tension set properly every time.
Pat talks about a few motor mounts we offer for your 1963-1972 Chevy C-10.
Pat talks about some of the LS engine mounts Speedway Motors has to offer.
Tim talks about our early Dodge engine mount.
Learn how to make your own engine mounts. Follow Employee Tim as he builds custom motor mounts for putting a Red Ram 241 Hemi in his 29' Roadster.
Follow along as Jeff installs Mr. Gasket aluminum finned valve covers and gaskets to his iron-head engine. Learn how to prep the covers for a fresh coat of engine paint!
A guide on how to check piston to valve clearance to prevent interference. See what tools are used to make this process easier.