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I need education, I thought there were long, about 38" rods, in the engine pit on 1965's and 32" long on 1966's.

I had a person cite this on a long rod:

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this brace is for an early 1966 mustang 38" which changed to 32" during the 1966 run this unit also has the 90 deg offset on the ends and the 1965 brace did not have the offset

Is there a 3rd type, early 1966, long, with 90 offsets? I had never heard of this.

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There were 2 types:
1) the 1965 type that were installed starting in October / November 1964 due to cowl shake complaints. Earlier cars that were not originally equipped with the braces could have them installed at no charge as part of a Ford TSB at their Ford dealer. These braces consisted of the longer braces which attached to brackets mounted just behind the radiator support.
2) the 1966 type that were the shorter braces that attached to the cowl and ran to the inner fender. I’m not exactly sure of the change-over date, but believe it was very close to the model year change.
 
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