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Old 09-19-2008, 02:10 PM   #1
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4.2 bell housing

just out of couriosity is there any other trannys(ford, chevy) that will simply bolt up to the 4.2 motor? everyone that i know had no idea. if there is will stock drive shafts work? thank you in advance!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Old 09-19-2008, 05:58 PM   #2
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From what I have been reading there are a few that will bolt directly up (although what you consider "simply bolt up" could vary from my concept). Here is a pretty decent website that does all sorts of conversions, hope it helps ;-)

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but when you find a trans that bolts up relatively easy, your t case will not. so then you need to look into t cases
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thank you for the replies. it was just a couriosity thing.
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this website is very helpful, i might just got my hands on a sm465, it will bolt up with small mods.

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