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Bigsexy
11-10-2009, 06:38 PM
wat kinda problems am i guna run into when swapping out my inline 6/M5od for a Fi 460mated to a zf.. im curious to know if theres anythin thats guna catch me off guard.. its goin into a 96f150.
i no i needa new crossmember.. but wat else? d-shafts? how much heavier is a 460 then the I6? i dont wana have my truck sittn with a 3-4''rake on it lol [cheers] any and all info would help.. thanks

FU Toolbag
11-10-2009, 06:53 PM
The motor mounts are different, and you can do a couple simple mods to clear the oil filter area which will hang you up and not require you to swap out the crossmember. That's a lot of work, especially if your keeping the ttb.

Bigsexy
11-10-2009, 07:39 PM
sorry i meant my tranny cross memeber.. and the ttb is long gone. :)

FU Toolbag
11-11-2009, 08:25 PM
I have a 90 f250 with a 460 thats coming appart. You want the motor mounts or pix of them?

Bigsexy
11-11-2009, 09:02 PM
yea, that would be nice. send pics too [cheers]

Bigsexy
11-23-2009, 03:59 PM
any other input out there?