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  1. mountain dewd
    08-12-2016 12:47 PM - permalink
    mountain dewd
    Thanks for the reps!
  2. gatorfor88
    11-26-2015 07:36 AM - permalink
    Happy Thanksgiving
  3. fordgasm
    10-23-2015 11:13 PM - permalink
    I found your write up (while searching the forums) about your front springs bowing on your build (early Ford), may I ask what the fix was? I just recently got a 78 Bronco and changed the radius arm bushings (4 degree) and I'm have the same issue. It has a 6in lift with radius arm drop brackets.

    thank you in advance for any help.

  4. akforceten
    06-15-2014 10:58 AM - permalink
    yes i'm in the processes of putting one in my 78 bronco. But the bronco project has taken a back seat for now
  5. oddfordjunkie
    05-01-2014 08:18 PM - permalink
    I am having a guy cut out a firewall reinforcement plate on his plasma table.

    The plate I put in does help but it is insufficient for the long term.
  6. Southern Bronco
    04-23-2014 12:22 PM - permalink
    Southern Bronco
    Not much, just workin my a** off. My daughter is getting married this Sat. so things are alittle crazy
  7. wpnaes
    04-23-2014 05:07 AM - permalink
    Thx for the reps!
  8. mecdac
    04-22-2014 09:41 AM - permalink
    Thank you for the reps, sir.
  9. Gary Lewis
    04-22-2014 08:08 AM - permalink
    Gary Lewis
    Thanks! I think you'll love a ZF5.
  10. Gary Lewis
    04-21-2014 09:35 PM - permalink
    Gary Lewis
    Thought of this conversation today when a guy with a 302 and an NP435 couldn't get the tranny in reverse. Turned out his firewall is cracked and the clutch M/C is moving a bunch. As I said, it isn't the size of the tranny but the fact that the firewall wasn't designed for those fore/aft forces. Nor was yours. The plate for ours wraps around the corner a bit and ties into the tranny tunnel. That gives it a lot more strength fore/aft than just a flat plate.

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