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318

Clatterbox

Clatterbox John Matthews, Grimes, IA, 1999 Dodge B1500 318 My buddies and I bought a 1999 B1500 318 Conversion Van to go tailgating in. On initial start up there is no oil pressure, after a couple seconds it will go up to 40 psi…

Swap 318 Into Valiant

Tech Question Jens Palmqvist, Iggesund, Sweden, 1973 Plymouth Valiant 4-dr 225 I´ve gotten an 318 out of a mid-eighties van,complete with trans etc. The van is a '87 but suppsedly a 360 so its not the original engine.The engine spells 318…

Ballast Resistor

Tech Question Erik Bakko, Brooklyn, NY, 72 Dodge Swinger 318ci Dear Mr. Mopar Guru, My ballast resistors have an expected life span of 3 months in my Dart. Iput 4000 miles on the clock in the last year. I'm not sure what this…

318 Cam

Tech Question Don Blake, kankakee, IL, 80 ply volare 2 dr 318 Hey there, Rick. I am putting a 99, 318 Mag engine and anAX 15, 5 spd trans into my Volare with an 8-1/4, 3.55 S.G. The engine isfresh, std bore, stock except for H 814…

318 Smoker

Tech Question chris cunningham, south amboy, NJ, 1987, dodge power ram 318 I bought an 87 Power Ram 4x4 318 a few months ago from a guy who put a junkyard motor in it. It smoked from day one. I figured bad heads and started tearing it down…

Compression Testing

Tech Question steve whelan, High Wycombe, Australia, 71 Dodge Challenger 318 HI Rick, I have just bought a 71 Challenger- it is virtually unmolestedsince the day it was birthed at Hamtramck, except that it has a replacement318,…

EFI For 318 Satellite

Tech Question jason sanders, freetown, IN, 1973 plymouth Satellite 318 I have a 73 satelite with a 318. I also drive an '89 Ram pickup, 318 with E.F.I. (throttle body). The Ram runs great but the Satellite takes a while to warm up…