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  1. Galaxie Pages
    Hi All, I just pulled a FX dual range out of a 65 Galaxie 500XL Conv. early this week. Transmission would slip out of park with a stiff breath of wind and, from the stories I have been reading on here, seems to be a common theme among these trannys. Also seemed like it dropped 3rd gear...
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    First coil was an MSD Blaster 2, which I admittedly mistakenly put on 12V, bypassing the resistor wire. This lasted only a week. Second coil, also an MSD Blaster 2, I used the resistor wire and this lasted over a year. When it went bad, I assumed it was due to the extreme heat here in Dubai and...
  3. Galaxie Pages
    My fuel gauge seems to work, I'm just getting a very inaccurate reading. Does anyone have info regarding what position the sending unit should be placed inside the tank? I guess the easiest way to describe it would be to ask what position should the nipple that connects to the fuel line outside...
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    Just bought a 65 Galaxie Convertible. Has stock steel wheels which I would like to replace with Magnum 500's. 1. What size are the stock steel wheels (15X?)? (I've searched all over and can't find this info.) 2. If I eventually want to change to disk brakes all around, should I go to 16 inch...
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