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May 30, 2011, 07:02 PM
I have two speeds fast and WFO
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Well i got to thinking about it today and i have not posted any pics of my other love. Customizing and restoring cars is my other passion. Right now i only have two projects. LOL yeah only two. First is one i am doing with my father its a 1983 Oldsmobile Cutlass Originally had a 3.8 V6 auto we are putting a 350/ 350 auto combo in it. I built the engine this last semester nothing special 2 barrel should give about 200 hp. The other project is my daily driver the ranger. The other comments talk about the truck.
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May 30, 2011, 07:13 PM
I have two speeds fast and WFO
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Every exterior piece on this truck will be from a 1964 ford vehicle. Still have not decided upon door handles or rear bumper.
May 30, 2011, 07:21 PM
I have two speeds fast and WFO
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The engine in the truck has been modified slightly. It is a 3.0 v6 5 speed. It has manifolds back 2 in exhaust into a single 3 in converter to 3 in borla muffler with 3 in tail pipe. Mustang GT throttle body fully ported upper and lower intake manifolds with a short ram intake. I get about 27 to 28 mpg highway. before i was at 21. I have not tested it since i lowered it. I am hoping for about a 1 mpg increase. People say but its a ranger and i say so what. Its fun to drive. Little scarey when it rains.
May 30, 2011, 08:56 PM
Fly "" BIG ""
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nice plane

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