ENGINE OIL: The engine is supplied with Edelbrock Break-In Oil in the crate. Before starting the engine, you will need to prime the oil system. Do not turn the engine over with starter motor for priming. Mark the distributor, as it comes preset on #1 cylinder. Then, remove and use a priming tool to turn the pump shaft.
Change the engine oil no more than 300 miles after break-in. Use of oil with zinc or a zinc additive for the life of your engine is recommended.
The Ultimate Muscle Car Engine!
Built on a completely new GM ZZ Small Block Chevy short block, Edelbrock Performer RPM E-Tec engines feature high-quality parts for outstanding performance. Available with cast aluminum, polished or EnduraShine finish intake manifold, cylinder heads, carburetor & valve covers. The Performer RPM E-Tec engines are also available with the Pro-Flo 2 Electronic Fuel Injection System.
|Block||NEW "ZZ" 4-Bolt 1-Piece Rear Main Seal|
|Camshaft||RPM Hydraulic Roller 350-2204|
|Rocker Arms||1.5:1 Roller|
|Intake Manifold||RPM Air-Gap Vortec 350-7516|
|Cylinder Heads||E-Tec 170 350-60975|
|Carburetor||Thunder Series AVS|
|Water Pump||Victor Series Aluminum|
|Distributor||MSD Pro Billet|
|Valve Covers||Cast Aluminum|
|Finish||Satin, Polished & EnduraShine|
|Break-In Oil||Includes 6 Quarts of Edelbrock SAE30 350-1070|
NOTE: customer must add oil before start-up
|Warranty||Manufacturers 2-Year, Unlimited Mileage|
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