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  1. Transmission and DriveLine Questions
    Quick backstory. So I purchased a 57 150. Previous owner passed away. All respect to the dead, but they knew nothing about building cars whatsoever. Metric bolts in SAE threads everywhere (including wheel nuts and crank bolt). Turns out they meddled with the rear end and drained the gear oil. I...
  2. Transmission and DriveLine Questions
    Hello fellow Tri Fivers! I am putting a posi rear end together for my 57 and cannot seem to get the drivers side axle to seat all the way. I have aligned the inner/outer splines but the axle is 3/8" from being "in" - it stops about where the O ring channel on the bearing is- It's a 57...
  3. Suspension Questions Chassis, Brakes, Shocks, Etc
    Hi guys. My 57 has just begun first stages of coming back to life. Since I bought it I had a questionable 350 SB in it so I swapped a 383 with a TH350 AT. As it stands now, the front suspension is getting rebuilt with plans for 4 disc brakes all around. A friend mentioned I might consider...
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