View Full Version : 383!!!

02-07-2006, 10:26 AM
YES! finally! i just ordered a brand new crate engine 383 for my jeep. sooo stoked! now i'll actually be able to do the speed limit! p.s. anyone want a 4cyc from a 90 YJ? just had $800 worth of work to it, still got the recepts.

Mr Vic
02-07-2006, 02:53 PM
383.. lucky bastard :D

02-07-2006, 06:13 PM
383 Mopar or 383 Cheby?

If Mopar: [36]

If Cheby: [j]

02-07-2006, 07:17 PM
if chevy [36]

if poo :eek:

why not get a 502 BB?:)

02-07-2006, 07:21 PM
chevy... i know im not a fan of chevys, but what ever... i had a ford 428 but everyone i talked to advised against it and it needed at least $2200 to get it fixed. i need to get a a gas tank made too, stock jeep tank aint enough for a 383. I CANT WAIT!!!

02-07-2006, 10:24 PM
Hey, im looking for a coil over conversion... is the black diamond any good? or what do you guys suggest? i have a 91 YJ. thanx

02-07-2006, 11:42 PM
the 383 chev stroker is an awesome torky eng had one in my cj with the edelbrock tuned port inj on it 375 hp 430 ft pds of tire smokin fun but it now needs a set of pistons so the 350 iroc motor is in it till I rebuild.

If you want to do a ready made coil over kit find the black diamond one I am not sure who produces it now but it works well it is what is in Jeepnuts truck

02-08-2006, 02:38 PM
The BD kit needed some welding did it not?

02-08-2006, 03:19 PM
yes the black diamond kit requires some critical welding not to be done by amatures

02-08-2006, 04:09 PM
Ya, well i wouldent be installing it myself... any suggestions on who should do it for me?

02-08-2006, 04:13 PM
I can install that kit at my shop or build to suit have installed 2 of the black diamonds before and have built a couple custom 4 link setups

02-08-2006, 05:38 PM
sweeet, it wont be for awhile. i need to break the stock jeep axles 1st. im sure that wont take too long with a 383. then ill get some dana 60s and get the 4 link

Jeep eh
02-08-2006, 08:14 PM
find a gas tank from a 4L yj i beleive there 80 letres that should get u a few hundred ks anyway

02-08-2006, 08:55 PM
find a gas tank from a 4L yj i beleive there 80 letres that should get u a few hundred ks anyway

YJ's have a tank that big? Damn, my XJ only has a 70L tank.:( I wouldn't mind being able to carry a bit more fuel.