Sbc Water pump recommendations

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Sbc Water pump recommendations

Postby wilson1970 » Fri Sep 08, 2017 4:27 pm

355 SBC street engine. Any preferences for mechanical water pump.

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Re: Sbc Water pump recommendations

Postby statsystems » Fri Sep 08, 2017 4:35 pm

wilson1970 wrote:355 SBC street engine. Any preferences for mechanical water pump.



Stewart components.

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Re: Sbc Water pump recommendations

Postby dfarr67 » Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:26 pm

statsystems wrote:
wilson1970 wrote:355 SBC street engine. Any preferences for mechanical water pump.



Stewart components.


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Re: Sbc Water pump recommendations

Postby FuelieNova » Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:26 pm

I think Stewart is good, I ran one. But on their stage two pump they lower the pump shaft just a little which can cause some pulleys to touch sometimes. I talked to Stewart and they said that is the number one complaint at the time.
I currently run a Edelbrock pump and it is a great pump, plenty of flow and zero problems for three years now.
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Re: Sbc Water pump recommendations

Postby wilson1970 » Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:35 pm

I had been thinking on the Edelbrock. Its plenty pricey, Alot more than the stocker that I ran years ago. Zero problems with it and a Griffin radiator. This car will have A/C thou.

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Re: Sbc Water pump recommendations

Postby bigjoe1 » Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:45 pm

I like the Edelbrock pumps for any street driver type engines




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Re: Sbc Water pump recommendations

Postby kimosabi » Sat Sep 09, 2017 4:24 am

I have the Edelbrock Victor 8811 pump. No problems with it. The Summit pulley that sits on it and is drilled off centre haven't managed to kill it yet either.


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