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SAS into '96 F-150/ '79 F-150 donor... help please

Old 02-18-2011, 05:06 PM
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Question SAS into '96 F-150/ '79 F-150 donor... help please

hey i tried the search but i was having trouble with it for some reason then when i got to the stuff i was lookin for there was a lot of useless treads that i did not need or where useless and i been readin for about 2hr tired of lookin sorry for sounding lazy but if anyone can just answer my question i would appreciate it thanks.... anyhow i have a '96 F-150 that i want 2 do a SAS 2 using a '79 F-150 donor truck what parts do i need from the donor truck to complete the swap does anyone have tips to make this experience more pleasant... will there b any fabrication need to do this... or if there is any other info that i could use that i haven't asked about thanks..... plus i like 2 b the 1 askin the questions for some reason i get more out of it thanks
Old 02-18-2011, 05:26 PM
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Hello, There is a bit of fab work to be done. You will have to make a front cross member with spring perches on it. The radius arms will also need to be modified. Then shock mounts, brake lines, steering linkages and on and on. The best thing to do is go to the they have many threads and write ups that deal with this exact swap. They have a forum dedicated to SAS swaps and tons of info on what you will need and what it will cost.
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