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  1. Where to start...?

    Ranchero Pages
    I have a 1961 Ranchero, very rough condition, it has a 170 strait 6 that was pieced together. I was given a complete 1963 260 V8, I am having trouble figuring out what motor mounts are needed and where to get them. Also, I believe because its a 260 it has a 5 bolt transmission pattern, exactly...
  2. More street torque for 79 Ranchero

    Ranchero Pages
    I am building a 79 Ranchero and would like to get input on some of the options I have for increasing power. Stock power plant is an anemic 351W, trans is a fresh FMX and rear end is a numerically low (I think middle 2's) 9" rear end.. I plan to use it for general driving and around town fun...