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Old 04-18-2007, 08:37   #1 (permalink)
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I have the 390 out of the 69 stang and

have everything to freshen up but i have a 70 4v clevland in the corner with a 69 429 and a 70 460 ,what do you guys think i should go back with.POwer potential,installation ,swap ETC.
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Re: I have the 390 out of the 69 stang and

Well, its a matter of choice I guess, so if it were me... and since its a Mustang, I would go with the Cleveland. I had a Mustang once with the Cleveland and it would scream. Made my girlfriend scream a little too lol. All those engines have potential, but I think the Cleveland captures a little of both worlds.
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Old 04-18-2007, 23:15   #3 (permalink)
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cool Re: I have the 390 out of the 69 stang and

I've never done the engine change, but putting a 429/460 into a Mustang is quite a squeeze into the 1969 Mustang's engine compartment. Tight fit between the shock towers. The Cleveland drops in with room to spair, oem parts.

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