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After the manual swap?


CarsonChris

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Seems like it runs to rich at higher speeds?

If I recall reading something about timing needing to be changed? A difference from A4ld and stick?
 


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They say the timing has to be changed, but I have yet to find any direction as to how and what to change it to. (Although I haven't looked REALLY hard)...

I just switched in the FM146 for the busted A4LD, put in the 10" clutch and I love it so far, but it does idle high and has no top end power for the most part. I have to wail on it to get it up to highway speed.

As soon as you hear anything, let me know. I'm subscribing to this thread.
 

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Hey Lost Bushman, not to jack the thread CarsonChris lol but... I just picked up an 89 Bronco II with a busted A4LD, and wanted to do the very same swap. I've read all the posts I can find on it, did you have any problems with it worth mentioning? Would you mind sharing a little of how your 89 swap went? Thanks.
 

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So as not to jack the thread...

It's pretty easy, but I had ZERO physical help, so it kinda sucked for me. I'm glad that it's over now and everything is done. The only advice I can give is do your research and line up all the RIGHT parts first. Also, KEEP THE SHORTING BLOCK THAT COMES FROM THE CLUTCH MASTER CYLINDER HARNESS.

I followed the re-wire directions to the letter, but it's still glitchy. So I just put the shorting block back in, because I always step on the clutch first anyway.
 

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Nice thanks for the advice. Time for more researching parts!
 

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I also recommend doing the 4.0 clutch swap while your at it. Costs a little more, but it grabs like an angry dog. The parts and instructions for that are in the tech section.

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And CarsonChris, I've been asking around and everything I seem to find says 10 BTDC

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