Indeed, the local shop are pricy and can take over a year. Crate was the easiest way to go. It has already had everything swapped over to an explorer, new wiring harness and computer. Was running a 4.0 v6, but not enough power for Wyoming hills. This should now be just fine on the roads and back country. Just a fishing truck :-)
Engine arrived, test fit is complete. Checking out clearance on torque master headers. Tranny should be completed this week. Get the final layout completed.
Work in process.
Sanding the Hurtuliner to put a new Monstaliner coat on.
Sticky back heatshield is installed along the firewall and the tranny tunnel
Dual stick np205 cable system came in.
New hood ordered, schedule for delivery this week
Second 10 Gallon spun aluminum gas tank arrived.
All the hardware to make a tire/jeery can carrier has arrived.
Complete wiring change
Add explorer EFI intake