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Toploader id is as follows RUG-AT.It shows it from a 70 fairlane with a 351 in it.Will it work in a 65 mustang with a 289 in it.
 

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The bellhousing from the 351 should work ok if thats what you mean by a big block.The smaller 157 tooth one would probably give you a little more room though.
 

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I think were talking about the bellhousing to block bolt pattern,which is definetely different between a big block and a small block,where the tranny bolts to the bellhousing is the same for both.
 

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First a 351 is a small block with a taller deck height.

A top loader that fits the 351 will bolt directly to the 289 bellhousing as is. (assuming a 6 bolt block). I know. That's what I did....Before I got smart and installed a T5.
 

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I was working on the premise that you may not have a bellhousing and would have to go find one ...

If that is the case ... Just be sure to get the correct one before you shell out $$$


That's all
 

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Well it has the 351 windsor bell housing it should be the same as my 6 bolt bell housing 289 block am i correct.
 
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