Proform timing cover any good?

Discussion in 'Street/strip 400/430/455' started by tubecatgs, Nov 21, 2020 at 5:39 PM.

  1. tubecatgs

    tubecatgs Finally a 4 speed......

    Is this any good? (the Proform Timing Cover 69510). Motor is a 72 455 I am rebuildijg expecting a mild 325 to 350 hp daily driver.
    I know I should order the TA as its worth the money but Covid has impaired my budget a bit (I did buy the TA one for my 350 already)... and do like supporting them and will be buying other engine parts from them for the build...
    Thanks
     
  2. 1969RIVI

    1969RIVI Well-Known Member

    Brad, I have a proform timing cover on my current 72 455 (it's going to be going on my new build aswell) and it works as it should, no issues or leaks at all. Just make sure you get the booster plate, shim/gasket kit to dial in clearances and adjustable pressure regulator from TA to go with it.
     
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  3. john.schaefer77

    john.schaefer77 Well-Known Member

    I know many here dont like them. I have used 3 of them without issue.
     
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  4. Bens99gtp

    Bens99gtp Well-Known Member

    I got mine fully set up from Finishline in MI...........Bobb set the pump and everything up
     
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  5. Stg'd 2Discover

    Stg'd 2Discover Lumpty, Lumpty, Lumpty

    I've used them on two separate builds with no issues. One on a 647 hp build, the other on a 525 hp build.
     
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  6. LARRY70GS

    LARRY70GS a.k.a. "THE WIZARD"

    Do a search here on V8. Then make your decision.
     
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