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Old 01-20-2020, 09:22 AM   #6
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Re: Transmission swap question

When I dis mine I trimmed the small horizontal flange on the front of the crossmember. Then added a plate inside the vertical to strengthen it. Gives needed space for access to rear pan bolts. Although the gusset probably wasn’t necessary. 15+ yrs. no issues.
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