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Old 11-24-2009, 01:31 AM
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So I came across a 39 Ford Truck in "decent" shape... I would love to restore it, to a driver. I am not worried about winning any ribbons just want a fun little truck. I have NEVER dome anything like this before. Do you have suggestions of where to begin, low budget engine tranny combos, and any other advise. I would love to hear what the pros have to say. Really just need a place to start! Thanks
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Start from the bottom up-
1. Mechanicals- Wheels, brakes, suspension, drivetrain
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