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ld8 Northstar

Dec 29, 2009 We may be seeing the last models with the Cadillac Northstar V8 engine. The LD8 puts more emphasis on quick launch and part-throttle response, with greater So what is the problem with small displacement 4-cylinders?

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2011 Print Catalog.indd
Edelbrock. Oldsmobile. Edelbrock.
GM Goodwrench Engines Catalog
75-77 231 C.I.D.
75-77 231 C.I.D.
Cadillac Northstar Eng. (L37, LD8) (32V). Fel-Pro 26150,26151.

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Northstar engine series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The LD8 (VIN "Y") is a transverse V8 for front-wheel drive cars.
Cadillac Sedan de Ville - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cadillac Northstar Engines
As production of the Oldsmobile Aurora ceased, a LD8 Northstar engine migrated to the Pontiac Bonneville in 2004 for a two year run.
Northstar Engine Specs |
The original Northstar engines include the L37 and LD8 models. The L37 was designed for responsiveness and maximum power for rear-wheel drive vehicles.
Northstar Cadillac Engine Buildup Question - Hot Rod Magazine
Northstar lineage can get a mite confusing. The Seville SLS model actually came with the RPO LD8 (VIN Y) Northstar.

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