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Primed Engine
Pulled Dist and valve covers back off, and hooked up oil pressure gauge to engine. Ran drill to oil pump and got 65-70 PSI and ran till oil came up through all push rods. Made appointment with my oldest son to help me install on Sat. and running by Sun. Tongue

Alan L

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Alan L
Good get it going...

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Can't wait to hear the good news this weekend.

Mike AKA Ole Pony & Rare Pony

Our current Mustang garage/driveway
1973 Mustang Convert - Bought in 1974 - Still have it!
2004 Mach 1 Oxford White Auto, Bought Sept 06

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upload a photo on internet

Cool Alan, It'll be good to hear it run. Building your own engine is very rewarding.

Jeff T.

Low buck, touring style, '73 Convertible "rolling restoration", 351c, 2v heads with a shave and a haircut, Performer intake, Holley 650(ish), roller rockers, screw in studs, guideplates, stainless valves, Duraspark / Motorsports MSD, T-5 conversion. 1-1/8" front, 3/4" rear swaybars KYB shocks and some home brewed subframe connectors. Future plans; JGC steering box, Cobra brakes and... paint, interior, etc.

When I die I want to die like grandpa, peacefully in my sleep... not screaming, like his passenger.

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goodjob way to go hope your nerves hold up better than mine.
Dang! You are definitely in 4th gear, Alan! Still waiting for the main bearings and cleaning everything for the third or fourth time....



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Project started 8-7-10
Completed: All new suspension, rebuilt 351C H Code bored .030 over with mild cam and intake, new 3.50 TracLok, custom exhaust system
Current "mini-project": interior upgrade Undecided
Can't wait to hear you have it running. Still waiting for my block to get back fom the machine shop.

drive it like you stole it
The weekend is here. Good luck Alan!
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