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Old 08-19-2011, 05:12 PM
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My wife is goin to bake some DARKSIDE cookies tonight I say go for it dude!! Having a running donor is the way to go
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Old 08-19-2011, 05:32 PM
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I was thinking on the same line... Get another truck to put the 4.6 in and then you can drive it while you rebuild the other one...
There you go trying to get Kevin in trouble with the wife again.
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Old 08-19-2011, 10:00 PM
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There you go trying to get Kevin in trouble with the wife again.
Not if he does it right... Hey honey, No one wants to buy the T-bird... And I have to rebuild the engine in the truck so I found another truck I'm going to put the motor from the t-bird into and drive that around until I can rebuild the motor in the truck... Yes, Honey, I'm getting rid of the car....
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come to the dark side, not only do we have cookies, WE HAVE MILK!!!!
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Old 08-20-2011, 11:42 AM
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DON'T DO IT!!

There's no sound like a flathead.

Buy a couple more old trucks. Then, you can put a modern engine in one of them.

At least, that's what I'm doing.
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Old 08-20-2011, 12:01 PM
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thunderbird tatses like overcooked ford grease ! tom noone can get me in trouble as i can do that quite well myself .scott i have come to my senses i am not going to do it too the 53 as i do love my flatty , and no it doesnt need a rebuild , it's a factory rebuild and i just picked up a few ancient goodies for it ............ i think the plan is another truck body as i got a couple of good legal documents for 55's . i can start the alterations on the old frame me thinks and drive the bird for awhile longer { just for another month or so when the customline is up and running with new exhaust then off too the butcher shop !!!!!!!!! }so now i'm off too the classifieds for a look see for a cab and front clip , bed etc. or a whole truck if its really cheap . i know the chop top 55 on my end of town is still sitting going to hades maybe i can talk him out of it again without his wife's interference ...................... though still i love the idea of my bessie hauling **** !!!!!!!!! AND MY OLD 55 IS STILL SITTING UNFINISHED IN THE GARAGE OF THE GUY WHO GOT IT FROM TWISE this is till i get too thinking again ...................
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oh and to be honest the scary wiring involved has influenced me to some degree . running donor ??? yep it likes eating dodge hemi half tons for breakfast and an occasional bmw for variety .......................... it does things it shouldn't be able to do and would be fun in a lighter old truck and i got a pi intake , later heads , and some other things laying around for it ....................... damnit now i'm thinking again !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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oh and to be honest the scary wiring involved has influenced me to some degree . running donor ??? yep it likes eating dodge hemi half tons for breakfast and an occasional bmw for variety .......................... it does things it shouldn't be able to do and would be fun in a lighter old truck and i got a pi intake , later heads , and some other things laying around for it ....................... damnit now i'm thinking again !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Quit thinking and..just do it!
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