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Old 12-21-2005, 13:01   #1 (permalink)
Jeffery
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Swapping 351C into 68 Coupe??

Hullo, I'm contemplating of slotting a 351 cleveland from a Fairlane 500
into my 68 coupe but wondering:
1. Would it fit with the original cast iron headers.
2. Could I use the original 289 engine mounting brackets. (They however look
different).
3. Once installed can I swap the 2 barrel with my 4 barrel (would the hood
close?).
4. How difficult would it be to change spark plugs?

Thanks in advance.

Jeffery
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Old 12-21-2005, 16:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Swapping 351C into 68 Coupe??

Jeffery wrote:
> Hullo, I'm contemplating of slotting a 351 cleveland from a Fairlane 500
> into my 68 coupe but wondering:
> 1. Would it fit with the original cast iron headers.


No.

> 2. Could I use the original 289 engine mounting brackets. (They however look
> different).


No.

> 3. Once installed can I swap the 2 barrel with my 4 barrel (would the hood
> close?).


No, it won't close.

> 4. How difficult would it be to change spark plugs?


Hahahahahah.



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