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Unread 06-12-2002, 11:51 AM   #1
Buckeye
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Flywheel ?

Can you use a 258 flywheel on a 360 engine? Somone told me that you can, I find it hard to believe . I know you can get the 258 rebalanced and use it, am I right or wrong? Another question, how can you tell the difference between a 258 flywheel and a 360?
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Unread 06-13-2002, 08:14 AM   #2
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No, you cannot interchange them. The 360 is an externally balanced engine (through the flywheel), and it needs a 360 flywheel. The bolt pattern is the same, I believe, but it cannot be used. I am not sure if you can rebalance the 258 to be a 360, but I doubt it. As far as telling them apart, that I can't help you with either.

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