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Old 07-14-2014, 07:59 PM
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460 swap

My clutch kit came in today. The flywheel won't be here for a few days. I am hoping the flywheel makes the difference, because the clutch hub is the same as before.
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Old 09-12-2014, 08:24 PM
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I finally got all of this together. To recap:
460 engine, 360 flywheel and clutch, cast iron bell housing. Now here is the weird part. When I tried to bolt up the four speed transmission the input shaft sleeve bottomed out on the clutch hub. I went to the salvage yard and found a '74 two wheel drive and bought the transmission for a spare because the truck wasn't going to be there much longer. on a lark, I took the sleeve off of that transmission and it was .125" shorter than mine. I swapped those out and everything bolts up fine.
go figure.
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