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    Hey folks, long time member. Had my 66 now for many years. Works great got it dialed in and drive it daily in the summer. It is a great cruiser and can get up and go. Over the years I have done a few performance mods: Replaced the C4 with a T5 Upgraded the rear to reinforced 8” with 3:80...
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    Alright so I just picked up a 66 mustang coupe this week and thought I was getting a great deal at 15k ( seller originally wanted 18,500 ) not wanting to miss out I jumped on it and brought her home. Upon more research I feel completely overwhelmed. So first problem the motor is a 302 small...
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    Ok everyone, I’m stumped. Working on a 68 mustang with a 302, been trying to install this distributor for 3 hours and no luck. Long story short, I know the oil pump shaft is engaged. My issue is the cam gear and the gear on the distributor doesn’t seem to want to fully engage. Only about...
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    Hi Everyone I am installing GT40 heads milled 30 thou on 68 302 for my mustang. Looking at the specs I am looking at using a 0.029 in compressed thickness head gasket. I believe that this is in spec to maintain reasonable compression but I have not seen on the forum post installation details or...
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    Hi all, I'm currently working on my 66 coupe, fixing rust issues. Parts started to arrive, all good here. I do have a good opportunity to purchase a 64 GT coupe with a 302 engine. This would allow me to obtain all basic V8 parts at a good price. I would also have a second body to choose from...
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    I installed the real main seal it was 2 piece seal and after installing it’s still leaking oil. Can someone help me with what seal is the correct one for pictures below engine. Thank you
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    Hi I need help finding correct rear main seal for my 302 Ford engine I’m attaching a picture of my engine number too. I installed 2 piece rear main seal but it’s leaking oil so I need help. Thank you
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    Here we go with a new problem! So I have 302 engine in 66 mustang and it’s leaking engine oil when I try to drive it and floor the gas pedal. No leaks at all while the car is idle/running. I can’t even see where it’s leaking from unless I put a small camera and record while driving. No gasket...
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