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Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 04-14-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By roger dowty
if you build the engine right you can get about...

if you build the engine right you can get about 300 ponies and 420ft/lbs and improve gas mileage while at it. a few different ways but the easiest and likely the cheapest complete rebuild option...
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 04-14-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By roger dowty
that was incredible 3/4T man. told me everything...

that was incredible 3/4T man. told me everything i need to know.... couple weeks too late...and he found another 460...which is best anyhow.
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 03-28-2009, 04:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By roger dowty
the pcv is good advise i think. I have to...

the pcv is good advise i think. I have to disagree on the rtv (even 'trs') as being ok in an engine. I guarantee i have cleaned the rtv crap out of sumps in copious amounts... a wheezer had the...
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 03-28-2009, 03:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By roger dowty
thanks... i have the mounts...might give him a...

thanks... i have the mounts...might give him a 429 loaner instead....but it sounds as if the m might work.
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 03-26-2009, 11:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By roger dowty
the right stuff is the toughest on the market......

the right stuff is the toughest on the market... no comparison.

I would almost have to bet on there being a problem with the mounting surfaces... wondering if you set the intake down w/o gaskets...
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 03-26-2009, 11:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 286
Posted By roger dowty
460-351m swap immediate answers welcome

sorry,,,, searched the forums w/o a clear answer...know i've seen it somewhere-

friend has a f250 4x4 with a bad 460 (MANUAL 4sp).... he has no budget at all....none. I have a rebuilt 351m that...
Forum: Clutch, Transmission, Differential, Axle & Transfer Case 03-22-2009, 12:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By roger dowty
clutch pedal assembly 70 to 75

will the clutch pedal from a '70 2wd work on a '75?

I harvested the assembly already and there is no engine in the 75

thanks
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 03-21-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By roger dowty
tranny swap from 70 2wd (67-72 to 73-79)

i have a set of pedals etc from a 70 f100.... 435 tranny.

Will the pedals from the 67-72 work on the 73-79?

thanks
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-21-2009, 11:37 PM
Replies: 2,786
Read First: Crewcab Only Thread.
Views: 377,313
Posted By roger dowty
'75 crew cab driveline manual tranny swap

i'm looking at a np 435 out of a 72 2wd f100. Or a t-18 out of a '69 f250.

The crew came with a c6. I'm resigned to having to have a driveline made from tranny to 205 case. Are there other...
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 03-21-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By roger dowty
400, 460, 429, clutch, swap

friend has a blown 460 and needs transportation...searching didn't yield a solid answer.

he has a T-18 tranny. I have a 351m ready to go. I figure the 460 flywheel and parts will bolt right up...
Forum: 335 Series- 5.8/351M, 6.6/400, 351 Cleveland 03-20-2009, 01:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 709
Posted By roger dowty
the stock 400 in '71 was around 260hp and about...

the stock 400 in '71 was around 260hp and about 400 ft lbs. In '72 it went in the toilet like all engines due to emissions.

If you put tmeyers pistons to bump compression you can use stock heads...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 03-19-2009, 02:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,110
Posted By roger dowty
other things to consider.... The cam your...

other things to consider.... The cam your running will be the primary factor in choosing the heads and compression ratio. For me torque is best down low... but mud bogging wants big rpm where trail...
Forum: Montana Chapter 03-11-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,979
Posted By roger dowty
how about a '75 f250 highboy crewcab that needs...

how about a '75 f250 highboy crewcab that needs engine and tranny. I have an fe that will fit as original with an attached c-6 that is proper for the application....also a c-6 that is in the truck...
Forum: Montana Chapter 03-05-2009, 03:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 316
Posted By roger dowty
welcome oh great one... so wheres the 1st...

welcome oh great one... so wheres the 1st get-together going to be...missoula right? of course...we need to make reservations, get the flight schedules yada yada yada....

kiddling of course.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-05-2009, 03:11 AM
Replies: 2,786
Read First: Crewcab Only Thread.
Views: 377,313
Posted By roger dowty
an update for those on this thread that don't...

an update for those on this thread that don't know me....an update. I will post pics in the next couple of days. I've been sitting on a 75 cc 4by for a few months....6 other notable projects going....
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