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2.3 Trikes


HAWGFORD

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Vehicle Year
96
Make / Model
ford
Transmission
Automatic
Anybody here have/buildin one? Hopefully just scored another motor and trans combo.Am thinkin one of these stock would be a blast but since I have a Turbo ranger build in the works... Would like any input and am maybe thinkin of a frame jig/kit,?i got the skills and the tools.I don't post here much as i am deep into old Harleys but my 400k 96 2.3 auto grocery getter does get some attention.Just did ball joints.Want to do the 89-92 camshaft swap, anybody done it/ glitches? I get all caught up , I will stick on a trike build round the clock for a weekend and post it. I always got cast iron 4's available.Occasionally a ranger or an F100.Got a 54 and a 62 rat for sale right now. Anybody thats done a 2.5 swap to carb,type at me.. I'm Fla /Ga line outside Destin if....
 


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alwaysFlOoReD

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Location
Calgary, Canada
Vehicle Year
'91, '80, '06
Make / Model
Ford, GMC,Dodge
Engine Size
4.0,4.0,5.7
Transmission
Manual
2WD / 4WD
4WD
Hi, most of what you know is over my head, but I'm always into pics....
 

Uncle Gump

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Location
Ottawa IL
Vehicle Year
2006/1986
Make / Model
Ranger/BroncoII
Engine Size
4.0L SOHC/2.9L
2WD / 4WD
4WD
My credo
Lead, Follow or get out of my way
I've done a couple trikes... never a ground up build. Just somebodies old project that was abandoned. These all used a VW rear torsion housing and a VW transmission. They were popular at one point in time... not for me. I always flipped them. I thought they were pretty scary to drive.
 


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