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Old 02-04-2020, 01:22 PM   #152 (permalink)
rattle snake
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Got motor installed (again). probably not the last time either.

Filled the torque converter up half way with fluid. This converter is a higher stall than factory (+300 rpm), guessing 1900-2100 rpm instead of 1600-1800. Intent is to get fully into power band to get this heavy pig rolling. Using dex/merc instead of type F.


Remembered to install shield first then flex plate. Nice to install all clean and painted parts.


Installed trans/TC first into chassis then motor and bolted them together. Then I took it back out to remove motor mounts and grease the bushing.



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72 F-250 Explorer 2WD to 4WD conversion 460, C6, NP205, D60/S10.25, 40s
14 F-250 6.7 PSD, CCLB, 37s

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