Chevrolet Nova Questions Maintenance & Repair

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How Do I Get The Nova To Start

When I turn the key no gauge alarms no buzzing no crank no ticking but I can bypass the starter with a large screwdriver but it still will not start

Turn Off After Driving For 20 Minutes

I have problem with my 72 nova after I drive it for a bout 20 minutes it turns off and when I try to turn it on again it won’t and I have to wait it to cool down then it will start and for not long...

Car Won't Turn Over. Looking For Advice

Had trouble getting ignition to occur so had to result to engine starter fluid for about a week. Now the engine won't start at all, though when I turn the key it still makes to buzzing sound in the ca...

Chevy Nova 64 Turns Off After Take Off?

My car turns off sometimes right When I first take off it runs good and it doesn’t do it every time but about what could it be

Does A 1987 Chevrolet Nova Have A Cabin Air Filter?

Does a 1987 Chevotolet Nova have a cabin air filter?

What Is This Piece And Where Does It Go?

I have this piece that was in a box when I baught this car and for the life of me cant remember what it goes to pretty sure crossmember but not sure how.

1977 Carburetor Connections

I took pictures of the carburetor and the hoses, and where the hoses went. I since then have lost the pictures. I'm having trouble with the diagram. Can someone tell me if these connections are ok...

Overheating And Running Rough

My 87 Chevy Nova over heated and cracked radiator. Replaced radiator and thermostat but gauge still goes to hot line after driving a few min. Seems to be running rough as well. Any suggestions...

Paint Tip

Should the rubber filler strip between the body and the rear bumper be painted or left unpainted (black)? I'm trying to duplicate original.

Stalling Engine When Stopping At Red Lights And Stop Signs

My 73 350 Nova just started to stall when I stop,unless giving it a little gas .when I take off its great.

1969 Nova

Location of starter relay switch.

Fuel In Crankcase

Can intake manifold gaskets cause feul in crankcase?

Should I Junk My Car Because Of Rusted Frame On Driver Side

Which Carburetor Manuel Or Automatic

I'm about to buy a carburetor. Manuel or Automatic Im wondering what's better? What is the best for my 1974 nova. I live in California btw.

Header Paint And Wrap

I have steel headers there a little rusting but still good. I was wondering should I sand it down paint them with Heat protection paint then wrap them? First time doing it so if anyone has some advice...


My car has been popping out of 5th gear above 50 and I'm wondering why it's doing that.

1973 Chevy Nova Parts

I am fixing up a 1973 Chevy nova and need to replace a lot of parts. I’ve looked on the websites classic industries, classic muscle, h&h classic, eBay, and parts geek. I can’t find some of the part...


What to use to seal the wires going into the bulk head connector, engine to body located on the firewall

Chevy Nova With High Gears , How Can I Make It To Where I Can Drive Daily?

I was told “rear end is high end gear has 373 gears.” I want to be able to drive it on the highway if I need to.


Changed & got new plugs & wires, changed out disturberator again & it has 12 volts going to it. Cked & added 2 new ground wires to frame & body. Lifters all good. Done compression ck good. Cam goo...


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