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TCI 242600

Saturday Night Special Torque Converter 1981-84 GM 700R4/200C/2004R

TCI 242600
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TCI 242600 Saturday Night Special Torque Converter 1981-84 GM 700R4/200C/2004R $394.99
Saturday Night Special Torque Converter
  • 1981-84 GM 700R4/200C/2004R
  • Lock Up
  • 1.703" Crank Pilot
  • 27-Spline

  • TCI 242600 Details

    GM

    Functional lock-up torque converter only for lock-up transmissions.

    Specifications:

    Diameter (in.)
    12.
    Hardware Included
    Yes
    Anti-Ballooning Plate
    No
    Balanced
    Yes
    Crank Pilot Diameter (in.)
    1.703
    Furnace-Brazed
    Yes
    Input Spline Quantity
    27
    Lockup
    Yes
    Quantity
    Sold individually
    Manufacturer's Part Number:
    242600

    The popular Saturday Night Special Torque Converter delivers premium performance at a reasonable cost. A great choice for show cars and street rods, this converter incorporates many of the manufacturing processes and performance features found in TCI's more expensive full-competition models. Each one is pressure tested and balanced prior to shipment.

    Features
  • Furnace-brazed fins
  • Hardened, pre-ground pump hub
  • Computer Balanced

    Benefits
  • Excellent value
  • Quicker acceleration
  • Smoother running
  • Fully streetable (no modifications required)
  • 400-500 RPM increase in stall over stock

    Street/Strip Performance Torque Converter General Application Chart

    Torque Converter Series advertised
    camshaft duration
    rear gear ratio engine characteristics expected rpm stall speeds
    small block big block
    Street Rodder stock to 260° stock to 3.23 smooth idle, stock comp. ratio

    1500 to 1700

    1700 to 1900
    Saturday Night Special

    stock to 265°

    stock to 3.23

    smooth idle, stock comp. ratio

    1600 to 1800

    1800 to 2000
    Breakaway

    265° to 280°

    3.00 to 3.73

    fair idle, mild modifications

    2200 to 2400

    2400 to 2600
    StreetFighter

    280° to 300°

    3.55 to 4.56

    rough idle, large fuel system, raised comp. ratio

    3000 to 3400

    3400 to 3600
    Super StreetFighter

    280° to 310°

    3.73 to 4.88

    rough idle, large fuel system, raised comp. ratio top end power

    3500 to 3800

    3800 to 4000
    Ultimate StreetFighter 290°+ 3.73+ 1000+ horsepower with power adders 3500+ 3800+

  • Does TCI 242600 fit your vehicle?

    Narrow Results

    1981-1984 CADILLAC DEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1985 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    1985 OLDSMOBILE TORONADO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1989 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ESTATE WAGON

    1982-1983 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 229
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 229 )

    1985-1987 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1989 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LIMITED

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • CC: 3800
    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1982-1983 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS CRUISER

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1981-1984 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1981 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 4.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 267
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.4 L / 267 )

    1986-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1987-1989 PONTIAC SAFARI

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1986-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    1989 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1981-1985 OLDSMOBILE DELTA 88

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1984-1987 GMC CABALLERO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1989 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 3800
    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: TRANS AM
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 229
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 229 )

    1981-1982 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CLASSIC ESTATE

    1984-1990 BUICK LESABRE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1984-1986 PONTIAC PARISIENNE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1983-1984 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SS

    1982-1987 BUICK REGAL

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1989 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 229
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 229 )

    1981 OLDSMOBILE 98

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: REGENCY

    1982 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • Liter: 4.4
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 267
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.4 L / 267 )

    1981 PONTIAC CATALINA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1983 PONTIAC PARISIENNE

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

    1983 PONTIAC PARISIENNE

    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1981-1982 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BASE

    1981-1990 OLDSMOBILE CUSTOM CRUISER

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1986 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CLASSIC BROUGHAM

    1984 OLDSMOBILE TORONADO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BROUGHAM

    1987-1990 CADILLAC BROUGHAM

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1985-1987 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS SALON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1983 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CL

    1982-1985 AVANTI II

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1983 PONTIAC PARISIENNE

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

    1982 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 4.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 267
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.4 L / 267 )

    1982-1983 BUICK LESABRE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CUSTOM

    1985 CHEVROLET IMPALA

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

    1989 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1985 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1982-1983 CHEVROLET MALIBU

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 260
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 260 )

    1981 BUICK LESABRE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: BASE

    1985-1986 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: PARK AVENUE

    1985 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1985-1988 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    1987-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1982 PONTIAC PARISIENNE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1981-1982 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ESTATE

    1983-1986 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1985 CHEVROLET IMPALA

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

    1985-1988 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

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

    1982-1983 CHEVROLET MALIBU

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

    1982-1984 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • CC: 3800
    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1985-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 262
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 262 )

    1985-1986 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: T-TYPE

    1986-1988 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LS

    1981-1983 BUICK ESTATE WAGON

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1985-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1982-1983 CHEVROLET MALIBU

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

    1981 BUICK LESABRE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: SPORT

    1981 PONTIAC BONNEVILLE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1981-1983 BUICK LESABRE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LIMITED

    1989 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

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

    1987-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CLASSIC LS BROUGHAM

    1989 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • CC: 3800
    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: TRANS AM GTA SE
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • CC: 3800
    • Liter: 3.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 231
    • EngineType: V6 ( 3.8 L / 231 )

    1989 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: PARK AVENUE ULTRA

    1981 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: CLASSIC LANDAU

    1985 CADILLAC COMMERCIAL CHASSIS

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1982-1984 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

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

    1985-1986 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: LIMITED

    1982 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • Liter: 4.4
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 267
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.4 L / 267 )

    1982 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 4.4
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 267
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.4 L / 267 )

    1982-1984 OLDSMOBILE 98

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1982-1983 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

    • Liter: 4.3
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 260
    • EngineType: V6 ( 4.3 L / 260 )

    1989-1990 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1989 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: T-TYPE

    1987 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1984 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1989 PONTIAC FIREBIRD

    • Liter: 2.8
    • SubModel: BASE
    • CUI: 173
    • EngineType: V6 ( 2.8 L / 173 )

    1981-1983 CHEVROLET IMPALA

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

    1987-1988 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1982-1988 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

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

    1982-1984 CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO

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

    1981-1986 CADILLAC FLEETWOOD

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1986-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1984 CHEVROLET IMPALA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1982-1983 OLDSMOBILE TORONADO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1981 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

    • Liter: 4.4
    • SubModel: CLASSIC
    • CUI: 267
    • EngineType: V8 ( 4.4 L / 267 )

    1982-1988 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS SUPREME

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1982-1987 CHEVROLET EL CAMINO

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ALL

    1986-1988 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

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

    1985-1986 BUICK ELECTRA

    • EngineType: ALL
    • SubModel: ESTATE WAGON
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