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    Blueprint Engines

    El Camino Crate Engine, Base Dressed 383 Fits 1978-88 El Camino+ 6 other models

    Retail Price $5,939.95 You Save $539.96
    OPGI Price$5,399.99
    (Each)
    Part# CH31343
    Mfg# BP38318CTC1
    Ships direct from manufacturer.

    Add new power and life to your ride with this brand new crate engine from BluePrint Engines. Featuring an all new engine block that BluePrint designed, manufactured and machined right here in America. The based dressed engine is ready to drop in with only the need for a front accessory drive, exhaust and basic odds and ends. With BluePrint offering one of the best warranties in the business, you will have peace of mind when you drop this 383 in between your frame rails.

    Technical Information: 436 HP/455 FT-LBS 10.0:1 Compression Brand New BluePrint Cast Iron Block 4 Bolt Mains 1-Piece Rear Main Seal High Volume Oil Pump Cast Steel Crankshaft Hypereutectic Pistons Hydraulic Roller Cam: .528/.536 Lift & 221/226 @.050 Duration BluePrint Aluminum Cylinder Heads Dual Plane Aluminum Intake Manifold Holley 750 cfm Carburetor Brass Freeze Plugs HEI Distributor Ignition Timing @ 10-16 Initial & 32-34 Total 30 Month / 50,000 Mile Warranty.

    Notes
    • Recommended Harmonic Balancer: Weighted 8" diameter.
    • High Performance, designed to improve performance.
    • Find in OPGI's 2019 Late El Camino Catalog page 257.
    • SHIP NOTE: This item exceeds standard size and is exempt from free shipping. more info
    • SHIP NOTE: This item cannot be shipped FedEx Ground and requires Truck Freight Delivery which must be prepaid by credit or check (no C.O.D). Please call or email us for an exact quote. more info
    • SHIP NOTE: This item is SPECIAL ORDER and will be drop-shipped from the manufacturer. more info
    California Prop 65 Icon WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including lead, sulfur, nickel, chromium, vanadium, titanium, polyvinyl chloride, and 4,4’-methylenebis (2-chloroaniline), which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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    Vehicle Fitment

    Make & ModelYear RangeApplication Details
    Buick Grand National1978-1988
    Buick Regal1978-1988
    Buick T-Type1978-1988
    Chevrolet Chevelle1964-1977
    Chevrolet El Camino1964-1977
    Chevrolet El Camino1978-1988
    Chevrolet Malibu1978-1988
    Chevrolet Monte Carlo1970-1977
    Chevrolet Monte Carlo1978-1988

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