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albertwhite
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From: houston, texas USA
Registered: Jul 2005

posted 07-17-2005 09:42 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for albertwhite   Click Here to Email albertwhite     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Will I encounter the same problems when putting the 460 in the 66?

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DidgeyTrucker
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From: Greenbrier, TN USA
Registered: Oct 99

posted 07-27-2005 10:22 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for DidgeyTrucker   Click Here to Email DidgeyTrucker     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Nope! Use small-block frame brackets and 1970/1971 Torino 429 upper brackets and motor mounts. The motor mount is the same as '67-'70 Mustang 390/428. All pieces are avalable from crites.

The Fairlane/Torino/Montego/Comet/Cyclon engine compartment from 1966-1969 is the same. The 1970/1970 Fairlane/Torino.Montego.Comet/Cyclone is wider and the difference is made up in the lower motor mount brackets.

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