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Proform 66256

High Torque Mini-Starter Small Block/Big Block Chevy & 90° V6

Proform 66256

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Proform 66256 High Torque Mini-Starter Small Block/Big Block Chevy & 90° V6 $137.99
High Torque Mini-Starter
  • Small Block/Big Block Chevy & 90° V6
  • 1.4KW 12V Motor
  • 11:1 Maximum Recommended Compression Ratio
  • Fits 153 & 168 Tooth Flywheel/Flexplate

  • Proform 66256 Details

    Chevrolet

    High-torque, gear-reduction design. 100% NEW, not rebuilt. Offset design results in more clearance between the oil pan and the starter, and can be rotated for additional chassis clearance. The high-torque, high-output motor spins the engine over faster than stock starters, delivering 40-50% more cranking power. 3.75-to-1 sealed gear-reduction drive and full ball bearing construction. Includes shims to set pinion-gear engagement (when necessary). Approved by all leading sanctioning organizations.

    Fits all Chevy 90° V6, small block and big block V8 engines using 153 or 168 tooth flywheels. Heavy-duty PROFORM P/N 778-66258 weighs 1-1/2 lbs. more and is 1'' longer than P/N 778-66256.

    Specifications:

    Finish
    Natural
    Style
    KW Motor
    Color
    Natural
    Rotation
    Standard
    Material
    Aluminum/Steel
    Power Output
    1.4 Kilo Watts
    Adjustable Mounting Block
    Yes
    Gear Reduction Ratio
    3.75:1
    Maximum Recommended Compression Ratio
    11.0:1
    Mounting Block Material
    Billet aluminum
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Starter Finish
    Black powdercoated
    Starter Style
    Mini
    Starter Rotation
    Standard
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    66256

    Small Size, Big Power! This 100% new mini-starter is the hot ticket for applications where tight header clearance tends to make your starter hot. And since it's only 2/3 the size of a stock starter, it will fit where a stocker won't. Choose from standard 1.4 kilovolt or hi-output 2.0 kilovolt model, with no increase in size.

    Features:
  • Offset design for more clearance and mounting options
  • High output motor spins the engine over faster than stock
  • Additional 40-50% more cranking power
  • 3.75:1 Sealed-gear reduction drive
  • Ball bearing rotating assembly

  • Does Proform 66256 fit your vehicle?

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    1989-1997 GMC K3500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: SIERRA XC
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1979 CHEVROLET C10 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1971 CHEVROLET BISCAYNE

    • CC: 7441
    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1969-1970 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1973-1974 GMC C35/C3500 PICKUP

    • CC: 7441
    • Liter: 7.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: Z
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1957-1967 CHEVROLET BEL AIR

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1984 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1979-1982 CHEVROLET C20 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1970-1973 GMC C25/C2500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1970 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: ND
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1968 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1973 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: DELUXE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1976-1978 GMC K15 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1962-1967 CHEVROLET BISCAYNE

    • CC: 5358
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1989-1991 CHEVROLET V2500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SCOTTSDALE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1973 GMC JIMMY

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: V
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1976-1978 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: RALLY
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1972 CHEVROLET BEL AIR

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1974 CHEVROLET BLAZER

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1975 CHEVROLET P10 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1979 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1967 GMC P25/P2500 VAN

    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1970 GMC K25/K2500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: A
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1973 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: X
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1988 CHEVROLET V30 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968-1969 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 6489
    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: CONCOURS
    • CUI: 396
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 396 )

    1976 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1973-1974 GMC C1500 PICKUP

    • CC: 7441
    • Liter: 7.4
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: Z
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1970-1995 GMC P35/P3500 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1974 CHEVROLET BEL AIR

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: L
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1984-1985 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1976 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970 GMC K15/K1500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1957-1961 CHEVROLET CORVETTE

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1968 CHEVROLET C10 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1969 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CONCOURS
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968 GMC K25/K2500 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1967 GMC G25/G2500 VAN

    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1968 GMC C25/C2500 SUBURBAN

    • CC: 6489
    • Liter: 6.5
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: E
    • CUI: 396
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 396 )

    1972 GMC K15/K1500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: E
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1987 GMC R1500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1989-1995 GMC G35/G3500 VAN

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: VANDURA
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1968 CHEVROLET G20 VAN

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1968 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: NOMAD
    • Engine Vin: ME
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1979-1982 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1971 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 7441
    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: NOMAD
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1991-1992 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: Z28
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1979 GMC C3500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1970-1971 CHEVROLET CAMARO

    • CC: 6588
    • Liter: 6.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 402
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 402 )

    1966-1969 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 6998
    • Liter: 7.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 427
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.0 L / 427 )

    1969 CHEVROLET K20 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: E
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1966-1967 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1985 CHEVROLET C10 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1988-1993 GMC C3500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: SIERRA
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1967 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

    • CC: 4638
    • Liter: 4.6
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 283
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.6 L / 283 )

    1969 CHEVROLET NOVA

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: DC
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1969-1970 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1977-1979 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1974 GMC C35/C3500 PICKUP

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1995 CHEVROLET TAHOE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1979 CHEVROLET G20 VAN

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1986 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1975 CHEVROLET NOVA

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    1974 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1972-1973 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1995 GMC K1500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: SIERRA SL
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1989-1995 GMC C1500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SIERRA XC
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1991-2000 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1993 CHEVROLET C2500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1977 CHEVROLET NOVA

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: CONCOURS
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1970-1973 CHEVROLET P30 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968 GMC K25/K2500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.4 L / 327 )

    1980 CHEVROLET K30 PICKUP

    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: R
    • CUI: 400
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 400 )

    1984-1989 CHEVROLET G20 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BEAUVILLE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1966-1967 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 5358
    • Liter: 5.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 327
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.3 L / 327 )

    1989-1990 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1979-1980 GMC C1500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BIG TEN
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1955-1957 CHEVROLET TWO-TEN SERIES

    • CC: 4343
    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 265
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.3 L / 265 )

    1969 CHEVROLET K10 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: E
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1988 CHEVROLET V30 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1978 GMC VAN P35/P3500

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1968 GMC C35/C3500 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1996-1997 GMC C3500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: SIERRA
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1974 CHEVROLET NOVA

    • CC: 5737
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1989 CHEVROLET R3500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: CHEYENNE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1971-1973 GMC SPRINT

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1972-1973 CHEVROLET K20 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1975-1989 CHEVROLET G10 VAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: SPORTVAN
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1968-1969 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 6489
    • Liter: 6.5
    • SubModel: 300 DELUXE
    • CUI: 396
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.5 L / 396 )

    1979 GMC K1500 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1972-1973 CHEVROLET C30 PICKUP

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1998-2000 GMC K3500 PICKUP

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1971 CHEVROLET NOVA

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: CA
    • CUI: 307
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 307 )

    1976 CHEVROLET K10 SUBURBAN

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BASE

    1980-1982 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1985 CHEVROLET K20 SUBURBAN

    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1976 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 7.4
    • SubModel: CUSTOM
    • CUI: 454
    • EngineType: V8 ( 7.4 L / 454 )

    1978 CHEVROLET G30 VAN

    • CC: 5031
    • Liter: 5.0
    • SubModel: BEAUVILLE
    • CUI: 305
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.0 L / 305 )

    1971 CHEVROLET CHEVELLE

    • CC: 5736
    • Liter: 5.7
    • SubModel: GREENBRIER
    • CUI: 350
    • EngineType: V8 ( 5.7 L / 350 )

    1971-1972 CHEVROLET C20 PICKUP

    • CC: 6588
    • Liter: 6.6
    • Aspiration: N
    • SubModel: BASE
    • Engine Vin: E
    • CUI: 402
    • EngineType: V8 ( 6.6 L / 402 )
    66256 - Proform Mini-Starters is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from just what I needed I purchased this starter and it was delivered in time and was no trouble installing on my v8 s10
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