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    LSX into 1980 C3 Corvette

    I plan to swap a LS2 Eng/Trans 4L65E into my 1980 corvette. Has anyone done this swap before. Need help. My e-mail is "margo80vette@isp.com" please e-mail me. Thanks you.

    Harold from Texas

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    welcome to the site... good luck with the swap...

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    try this section, bud...and post up some pix when you're done!!

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    plus if you need any parts summit racing has lots of of thingstmake life so much easier when swapping an LSx motor into an older car. Sounds like a great project

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    Here it is............................. His is a 77 same difference.

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    Quote Originally Posted by c380vette View Post
    I plan to swap a LS2 Eng/Trans 4L65E into my 1980 corvette. Has anyone done this swap before. Need help. My e-mail is "margo80vette@isp.com" please e-mail me. Thanks you.

    Harold from Texas
    Sup Harold. I have a 77 with a 346 and a CARB. Easier swap for me... no FI, NO computer, NO fuel system... Less Wiring

    I used the Edelbrock RPM manifold and MSD box. Works Great!

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