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Old 07-19-2013, 05:07 PM
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Originally Posted by antsfresh91 View Post
ok cool now I have an idea of what I have to do thanks so id have to buy custom motor mounts and a tranny in order for it to run anything else I should know besides the info everyone has gave me
Yep, unless its a maximum effort motor use Shorty headers, the hassle of long tubes just isn't worth it, make sure your cooling system is bulletproof, I ran a big Howe alum Rad and twin elec fans on a stout 383 and it worked OK. If lowering watch your pinion angle or you may end up chasing driveline vibrations. Spend the money on a diff, the little 7.5 isn't going to live long in front of anything real strong....especially if it hooks. Buy a small cap HEI and you should have plenty of firewall space.
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