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06-18-2019, 01:12 AM
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Posted By ringgold

I've got a 79 4 door that's also tan. Cool car...

I've got a 79 4 door that's also tan. Cool car and good power.
07-22-2018, 10:12 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,923
Posted By ringgold

I think I may have answered my own question with...

I think I may have answered my own question with some more searching. Looks like one of the radiators that fit the old Mustangs, is that right?
07-22-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,923
Posted By ringgold

What are the specs of that radiator? Almost looks...

What are the specs of that radiator? Almost looks like a Civic radiator.
06-17-2018, 12:04 AM
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Posted By ringgold

Looking good. Same car and color as mine, except...

Looking good. Same car and color as mine, except this is an 81 and mine is a 79. What width and offset wheel is that on the rear and what size tire if you don't mind sharing.
04-17-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By ringgold

Thanks for the generosity, but I think I have...

Thanks for the generosity, but I think I have everything for it right now.
03-22-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By ringgold

So I just ordered the aluminum apply pistons and...

So I just ordered the aluminum apply pistons and the 80e direct with sprag. So that's out of the way for now.
03-21-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By ringgold

3rd time in a few days I've seen that site pop up...

3rd time in a few days I've seen that site pop up in a recommendation. I'll check them out.
03-21-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By ringgold

Know of anywhere I can get some at a better price?

Know of anywhere I can get some at a better price?
03-21-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By ringgold

Can someone tell me if these are at least the...

Can someone tell me if these are at least the upgrade to the steel pistons that were in the trans?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/332583972931
https://www.ebay.com/itm/152788725936
03-20-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By ringgold

At one point in my life I was an aviation...

At one point in my life I was an aviation mechanic (USAF) so I'm all about doing it correct and not having to deal with taking it all back apart.

I just have some questions about the parts I...
03-20-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 864
Posted By ringgold

First Th400 build and of course I have questions

As stated, I'm building my first TH400. I've got the Cliff Ruggles manual and the ATSG manual. I've also read a bunch online. So here is what I have found out so far about my particular transmission....
07-17-2017, 12:37 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 35,664
Posted By ringgold

He also had the turbo hidden far as I know and...

He also had the turbo hidden far as I know and some other sleeper touches. Cool car for sure.

Looks like the project is coming on along. I've been procrastinating on mine for a long time now.
03-07-2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,013
Posted By ringgold

What is "the sauce" made out of?

What is "the sauce" made out of?
02-23-2017, 05:26 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 35,664
Posted By ringgold

Far as I know he isn't making them anymore. I...

Far as I know he isn't making them anymore. I dealt with him through facebook from what I remember though.
02-22-2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 35,664
Posted By ringgold

It was Tony that made the mounts. I have an...

It was Tony that made the mounts.

I have an LS1 intake mani that I bought because I refuse to cut the hood or anything like that. Trying to keep the car as much intact and original as I can as...
02-22-2017, 02:14 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 35,664
Posted By ringgold

Looking for mounts for stock K member, I have a...

Looking for mounts for stock K member, I have a 79 Zephyr that came with the I-6. There was a guy that had some fast stuff and is part of the sloppy mechanics group on FB. He engineered up and made...
11-23-2016, 02:24 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 43,305
Posted By ringgold

I've had my wife help me lower the head down onto...

I've had my wife help me lower the head down onto the block in the engine bay of one of my cars because I couldn't see what I was doing. I've also got her to operate the jack, and do a few other...
07-11-2016, 10:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,392
Posted By ringgold

Is the car making boost as it should? A cousin of...

Is the car making boost as it should? A cousin of mine recently took his turbo car to get tuned. Had a cheap dinky intercooler on it. Car would blow smoke like a diesel when it started to go into...
07-02-2016, 01:31 AM
Replies: 1,602
Views: 411,024
Posted By ringgold

I totally understand the need for the proper...

I totally understand the need for the proper safety gear in a car that is capable of going fast. But at the same time, why do manufacturers produce cars that are capable or nearly capable of going...
06-14-2016, 01:41 AM
Replies: 413
Views: 168,427
Posted By ringgold

Just ran across this build thread. I don't get on...

Just ran across this build thread. I don't get on fb much anymore, but did happen to see the same video that the editor of Motor Trend saw through my fb. Someone in my friends list shared it. It...
04-28-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 64,265
Posted By ringgold

I have a 8.8 fox housing with the ends cut off...

I have a 8.8 fox housing with the ends cut off and I have a complete 8.8 from an Explorer with drum brakes and 5 lug axles. When the time comes to build the rear for my car, I was going to take the...
04-14-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 842
Posted By ringgold

I had a link, but with the newer style rods with...

I had a link, but with the newer style rods with the floating wrist pins, it should be 15ft lbs of torque initially and then 85 degrees. Ive heard of people reusing the stock rod bolts a few times...
04-11-2016, 04:43 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 19,063
Posted By ringgold

Here's the vid with Skinnies LTD. Quick overview...

Here's the vid with Skinnies LTD. Quick overview of the car at 1:15 into the video and then some runs later on.

KC2K12 Street Race - 400+ Cars & 200+ Races - YouTube
04-11-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 19,063
Posted By ringgold

Love seeing these builds. I have a 79 Zephyr 4...

Love seeing these builds. I have a 79 Zephyr 4 door in the works.

Skinny, I remember seeing your car in a video on youtube a couple years ago doing a little racing.
04-10-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,620
Posted By ringgold

The unconventional cylinder numbering was a...

The unconventional cylinder numbering was a little chart I made when I measured everything. I had a list and knew where I wanted to put everything according to the measurements I got.
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