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340

End Play

End Play Jayson Fleming, Roseville, MI, 1964 Dodge Dart GT 340 I recently removed this 340 due to lack of power. During inspecting I found the thrust face bearing was wiped out so bad that the crank could travel about .040-.050 end…

Duster vibration

Tech Question Bill Fogler, Medina, OH, 1970 Plymouth Duster 340 I have a 1970 Duster 340 4-speed I had purchased as a 6 cylinder conversion. It has always had some vibration at 60 MPH. The trans has been rebuilt and a new…

318 Main Caps On 340

Tech Question Danny Carrier, Rock Island, TN, 1972 Plymouth Duster 340 I just recently got a bare 1973 340 block with no main caps.Could I use stock 318 caps and have it line bored? Is there a difference onthe forged and cast…

340 Steel Crank

Tech Question Mike Mulvaney, Altamont, IL, 1976 truck D200 225 I worked in a shop that ground crankshafts, cams, rods...Ihave never come across a steel 340 crank. I know that we have 318 steelcranks, and it seems the 360 has…

340 Hop Up

Tech Question Mike Riccio, Shelton, CT ,70 Barracuda Hi Rick, I am a subscriber of Mopar Action and I would like to ask a question. I have '70 Barracuda and a virgin bore '73 340 block. Will the followinglist of parts work well in…

Wiring Resistor/Regulator

Tech Question Eddie, Laredo, TX,72, Dodge, Demon, 340 I am having a problem with my conversion wiring. How do youconnect the voltage regulator to the resistor? I'mcahnging my ignition toelectronic, I am using a two-pronged…