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56 tbird engine swap

hey guys i have a 56 tbird that i wish to do an engine swap and fit a 302 windsor and toploader ,has anyone done this before ?and what is involved?

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hey guys i have a 56 tbird that i wish to do an engine swap and fit a 302 windsor and toploader ,has anyone done this before ?and what is involved?
You need to find your local rod shop , Have you considered a restore?.. would be a nice drive..
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Well at least he isn't putting in a Chevy engine.
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actually after a good tune and service i have decided not to pursue the engine swap ps can some one explain how to upload pics of the old girl,,

cheers glenn
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Well at least he isn't putting in a Chevy engine.
If he did God would hurt him .
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actually after a good tune and service i have decided not to pursue the engine swap ps can some one explain how to upload pics of the old girl,,

cheers glenn
you location would be good , someone might be able to help .
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sorry guys melbourne australia
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