Will a 1985 Chevy V6 engine and transmission fit into a 1983 Chevy V8 truck?
Yes, if you are refuring to the 4.3L V6, Any Small Block GM Transmission will work with this Engine-Transmission combination. Also I do believe the Buick 3.8L V6 will work as well. Any other V6 will not work as a direct bolt in. But anything can be done as long as skill and finance allow.
Will a V6 engine transmission from a 1985 Chevy truck fit in a 1983 Chevy truck that originally had a 305 engine?
Is a Chevy 5.7 350 crate engine and new TH 350 remanufactured transmission okay to put on a 1983 GMC 1500?
Yes, this engine and transmission combination will work fine in your truck. There are other things you should consider however, including what was in the truck before, was it a manual? An automatic? Will your existing drive shaft be the right length for the new TH350 trans? In 1983 the engine would be carburated, so be sure your crate engine is a carb engine. If your old engine was not a V8 you may need…
Will a steering column from an automatic transmission 1979 Chevy pickup without tilt wheel fit in an automatic transmission 1983 Chevy pickup with tilt wheel?
Remove the inside engine cover and you will see a dip stick and you can see that it runs down to the transmission. to further clarify; if the airfilter housing is a clock and the 12 o'clock position is closest to the front center of the rv then the dipstick will be just of the 5 o'clock position. FYI this is also where you fill the trans - through the dip stick.