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    Tr3650 to Tko500 swap

    Hey everyone, so unfortunately my third year in my 02 GT with a tr3650 went from occasionally grinding, to a completely shot synchro, so it's time to go. I've been extremely interested in a Tko 500 swap but I have to be 100% clear what I need to do the swap so I can crunch numbers and see what...
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    8.8 swap in 65 coupe brake problem

    I just put an explorer 8.8 disc brake rear end that has had long side shortened. My problem is, the calipers are touching my leaf springs. No way it will work. I know a lot of people have done this swap. What did I do wrong? How do I fix this. Please, any ideas will be appreciated.
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    Engine Engine/transmission HIGH REV IN REVERSE

    My name is Longsideburns202, if you add gmail. com to the name thats my personal email, So my issue is i have a 92 LX 4 Cyl converted over to a 5 speed 5.0 EFI, now that i've done the conversion, i was excited to try it out, but now as soon as i put the tranny in reverse, it revs high, to...
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    Ghetto seat swap

    I just bought a 97 gt convertible and the seats in it are complete trash with dead motors that sag to the left. I wanna put anything else in it that would simply hold me in place but I'm in Hawaii so its slim pickings. How much work would it be to replace them with seats from a mid 90s civic or...
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    2005 4.0 to 4.6/5.0 Swap

    Hello everyone, Yes, I am aware there are plenty of other posts regarding this. Just want some specific info without looking 20 places if anyone can help. I have a 4.0 that's getting close to 200k on it, and shortly after purchasing it, it developed transmission issues. So I am just going to...
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    Electrical Can you use the 4cyl electric fan controller in a 5.0 swap?

    I’m swapping a 5.0 engine from an 87 into an 89 which was originally a 2.3L. I know the 4cyl fan won’t fit, but could the electric fan controller and wiring from the 4cyl be used with an electric fan setup meant for a 5.0? I have the SVE Electric Fan Conversion Kit, which I guess could just be...
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    LS Swap New Edge Saleen S-281

    Hey there, fairly new here, figured I post my current project 2000 Saleen Mustang S-281 SC, bought the car with no engine. Kind of a Frankenstein of a build and a huge learning curve, so here is some info in case anyone is doing something similar. 5.3 LS swap, LS6 intake, PAC 1218 valve...
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    roush super charger from 2014 mustang gt to 2016?

    High guys. I'm new here but I've been looking for an answer to this every where and haven't found my answer. I have access to a wrecked 2014 mustang gt with a Roush supercharger on it and I'm wondering if it would be a direct bolt on to my 2016, but just the supercharger setup not the...
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    Drivetrain TKO 600 swap notes

    A couple months back I got a screaming deal on a clean, bone stock 90 LX with tranny issues, so I just went ahead and swapped my T5 for a TKO 600. I watched several videos and read other write-ups before tackling this, but I wanted to add my 2 cents to the mix for others who are contemplating...
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    Drivetrain 1983 mustang rear end swap

    hey dudes, I'm swapping the rear end of my 1983 fox and was trying ti figure out the compatibility of rear ends i could choose from. I am totally unsure if what will fit underneath my car. help is quite needed to this new mustang owner.
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    WTB/Trade T56 swap for 89 gt

    Looking for a t56 swap for my 89 mustang gt, flywheel, clutch trans everything, let me know what you have!
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    Engine 302 block with a 355 stroker, would these internals work in a 351w

    Over the winter i am going to swap a 351W into my fox, currently i have a 302 motor stroked out to 355 (probe stroker kit) I am just curious if any of my current forged internals will work with a 351W. Here is my motor build list. Thanks for the help! Build list: Edlebrock e street heads 170...
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    For Sale 05 to 09 factory cup holder ambient lights help parts find

    hey i have a 2005 mustang gt i saw that the 2009 has the factory ambient lighting in the cupholders and the button, is there anyway too find those parts anymore for a upper center console swap? i looked parts says discontinued and ebay is dead.
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    Progress thread - GT Auto to Manual Swap (and new seats!)

    Researching these forums has been really helpful for me, so I'll leave some details of my trans swap to maybe help others down the road. Car 2001 GT Auto - 1st owner, 60k miles. I bought most of the following parts 10 years ago, and then took a break from modding the car while my kids were...
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    Engine Questions about cobra intake manifold

    I somewhat recently purchased a cobra upper and lower and will soon get around to installing them. As my car is a daily driver I am trying to sort out any issues beforehand. I know this is a common swap so I'm sure some of the information I'm asking for is out there I'd just like to be certain...
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    Mating a 1994 Mustang 5.0L to a 1988 2.3L body harness, HELP!

    So I had a wrecked 1994 that I pulled 99% of all usable parts off of, and a 1988 I had bought a while back. I'm hooking up a 1994 engine harness to the body, but I'm stuck on a few connectors and at this point I'm thinking I'll have to cut/wire/repin parts of the harness. The problem is, I can't...
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    Explorer 5.0 swap

    I have a 4cyl 1990 car and I just bought a 98 explorer with a 5.0 and automatic. how can i get the ecu and harness from the explorer to work? the mustang will have a manual in it so how will i get the ecu from the automatic explorer to work with a t5?
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    Engine 1989 mustnag efi to holly sniper swap

    hey guys I'm building a 5.0 for my 89 and I've decided to go with a holly sniper fuel injection set up rather than the efi set up... just wondering if anyway has done this do I have to change the distributor? any advice along the way would be appriciated thanks in advance scotty
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    1996 Mustang 6.0 Swap Idea

    So I purchased a v6 with corbeau seats and a full eibach suspension, I was thinking of swapping a lq4 6.0 swap. Would anyone be able to possibly help me in what I’ll need to complete the build?
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    '67 Roller Conversion pulley and alternator HELP

    Hi Everybody, I'm new to the forum, but have been lurking for years, since I got my 67 falcon. I'm building a Roller 302 to go in it and have some issues that I need help with. I bought a 74 302 from a f150 for the accessories and have a 2000 Mountaineer Roller block with aluminum heads, cam...