1962 Lincoln Continental – Fuel Injection Conversion

Owner: Chuck Stillphen

Work Performed:

  • Removed Steering Column to replace bushing and rag joint
  • Corrected gear box position
  • Installed gear box solid mounts
  • Removed old fuel tank
  • Installed new custom fuel tank
  • Fabricated new fuel lines and throttle cable
  • Installed four barrel Holley Sniper EFI
  • Installed new four barrel intake manifold
  • Installed new water pump and rebuilt radiator
  • Upgraded radiator fan to six blades for better flow
  • Performed learning process for EFI system
  • Repaired driveshaft
  • Repaired tail/brake light ground wiring

Briefly about the project

Chuck came to us with the intention of converting his 1962 Continental to be fuel injected. While the vehicle was in for the conversion we also repaired the steering column, which had a shifting problem whenever the steering wheel was turned a certain direction. Our Classic Crew dropped the old fuel tank and installed a new custom one, as well as fabricated new fuel lines from the tank to the new Holley Sniper EFI four barrel system. We dialed in the computer to properly run and Chuck had himself a modern fuel system in his 1962 Lincoln Continental!

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