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Old 09-23-2007, 07:10 AM
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mustang frontend /37 pu

I'm trying to put a mustng frontend under a 37 pu frame . could anyone tell me where to measure from the front of the frame to get the axle in the right place, the stock crossmember is gone any pics would help, THANKS pete

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Here are a couple of links that will help you.
This is a set of instructions in PDF from TCI that shows the C/L of the crossmember, measured from a bumper bracket hole.

This is a link to a PDF showing frame dimensions and axle C/L from Wescotts Auto.

All of the MII front ends that I have done had the spindle C/L in the center of the crossmember.

One word of caution though, many of the old cars had the sheetmetal not lining up with the axle C/L, so you may want to check your axle location with the front fenders mocked up in position. Nothing worse than getting a front end all welded in and having the wheels not centered in the wheelwell.

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Just what I needed

Thanks the diagrams were just I needed Thank you very much
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