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radstad66

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Anybody know if the exhaust manifolds off a 1978 454 motor will bolt up into the original 1966 427 side pipes in the vette? (are the manifolds the same?)
 
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yooperod

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Not the same. the 454 I'm putting into the '74 came out of a 78.
I ended up buying some from paragon.
I believe '74 manafold are different than a 66 (Just the left one is,but not a lot different) check my site for pictures http://mail.chartermi.net/~drhall/

I just looked. a 78 left one exits near the back straight down might work with a custom bent pipe??
the 78 right side exits out the very back with an angle down.probably too close to the cowel area of the car.
rod
I could sent you some closer pics, Email if you want.
But if your in a hurry I won't be back until sunday .
 

radstad66

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Blue 1966 Roadster, Black 1986 Coupe
Thats for the info. pictures won't be neccesary. I figured I would have to get some new ones.
 

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