on my 86 mustang 4 cylinder to 302 project, I've got a 9 inch rear end out for 78 f100, I know I'd have to change out the axles, but would it fit? on the front end, change mounts n k member, what about the steering linkage? also thanks for the link to the forum

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the housing is going to be too wide. measure axle flange to axle flange to confirm this. better off to trade it for a mustang unit, K member wont be a problem with the right oilpan

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