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  1. Deutz and Allison 1000

    Deutz & Other Aircooled Diesels
    Hello everybody, new member here. I have recently begun a project and was wondering if somebody knew of something before I go the custom machined route. I think I’ve gone through 400 threads with mention of Deutz engines and haven’t seen anything posted about an automatic transmission. I have...
  2. For sale 1997 ford ranger 4x4 4bt intercooled

    Vehicles For Sale
    For sale is a fun project. 1997 ford ranger single cab short bed with a ve 4bt millage unknown. Motor has new bigger Holeset hx30 turbo. Rebuilt injection pump with 30k miles on it. Low pressure piston pump. Dfi injectors I believe 6x16. Trans is m5odr2 and a bw4406 behind that. Running gear is...
  3. Here's a swap for ya...

    General Discussion
    Check this out. I may or may not be looking to get rid of this thing. It's a 1977 G30, shorty, 4x4 conversion (Pathfinder most likely, although one of the front locking hubs says "Darvan" on it). 14bolt rear, 'heavy duty' Dana 44 front (ford style, low pinion, driver side drop). It also has the...
  4. 1985 Chevy 3/4ton 4bt swap

    Vehicles For Sale
    Putting my project up for sale. Just don't have time or money right now to finish it. A very solid build, about 80% finished. Below are links to my build thread and Craigslist AD. Pictures in the CL Ad are a little outdated, I will update soon. Price is $9800. Well over $12k invested...
  5. 2001 explorer sport automatic 4wd

    Cummins into Fords
    Hi guys. New to the site. I have come to the realization that I may need a new truck or new engine in the near future. At the moment, I can't think of any other truck I would like to have that has a v6. As you may know, the stock 4.0 in the truck has its complications. If the case is that I need...
  6. A518 4x4 for sale

    General Classifieds
    I picked up a tranny I do not need with another one that I did need. Its an A518 4x4. It does NOT have the valve body in it. Otherwise it is complete. The OD section looks perfect. I did not tear down the front half, but will if you want me to send you some pics. It would be perfect for an...
  7. Turbo for 4BT that'll work for mygas V6. Possible?

    Other Engine Swaps
    Hey guys, I'm piecing my 4bt swap for my 03 dakota V6. My question is. Is there a turbo for the 4bt that I could use for now on my gasser till it blows up? Thx,
  8. 6BT Powered 1974 Firebird 4x4 Edition

    Buildup Showcase Threads - All Engines, Vehicles
    The concept is a diesel firebird that sits about 4-6" higher than factory on 31-33" tires with 4 wheel drive. All this while maintaining a professional clean look like the 74 Plymouth Satellite with a 4BT on these forums. I have a 1974 Firebird Esprit I picked up about 5 years ago as a project...
  9. 2wd and 4x4 T-19 Tranmissions

    General Classifieds
    Selling a newly rebuilt 2wd T-19. Was rebuilt by Camerota truck parts and has zero hours on it since rebuild. Also selling a used 4x4 T-19 with Borg Warner T-Case and Ford Bellhousing (was behind a 4bt in a breadvan) Asking $300 for the 2wd tranny and $200 for the 4x4 version. Both prices are...
  10. T-19 Transmissions

    General Classifieds
    Selling two 1986-87? T-19 Transmissions that I picked up for a crawler project but decided to go a different route. Both are from behind bread vans that had 4bt's. One is 4x4 and includes the Borg warner transfer case and bellhousing and one is a 2wd fresh rebuild from camerota with zero hours...
  11. My 85 ford f 250 cng dedicated two 12 gge tanks

    CNG Dedicated Engines
    This is my 85 ford f 250 converted from the 6.9 diesel to cummins cng dedicated with the dodge nv4500 5 speed with ford transfer case. holset air compressor with two 3 gal air tanks
  12. 78' fummins

    Cummins into Fords
    I have tried everything possible to get a set of the ford step van 45motor degree style motor mounts or at least a drawing that I could make my own set from and absolutely no one will even respond let alone give me info I can use can someone please help me out?
  13. best option for trans/t case in a 1973 ih scout ii

    Transmission, Adapter, Transfercase Discussion
    im wanting to convert my 1973 ih scout ii to a 4bt just trying to figure out what my best option for a transmission an transfer case are.
  14. '68 F250 Crew Cab 4x4 Short Bed - Diesel Engine Swap Advice

    Personal Introductions
    This truck is new to me since last August. It has a 351M, 4-speed manual in it now and I'd like to swap in a diesel motor to be used as a hauler and daily driver. Over in the Ford forums, the common swaps are the 4BT and 6BT 12V Cummins. Should I stick to these or is there a better alternative...
  15. WTB: Dodge 1/2 ton 4x4 rolling chassis

    Want to Buy
    I am looking for a Dodge 1/2 ton, or 3/4 ton 4x4 rolling chassis to swap a 4BD1T into. I would like to have a 1998 or newer because I am looking for either a Quad Cab, or a Club Cab (4 door). Body doesn't have to be perfect (own a body shop) but would rather it not be a rust bomb either (living...
  16. 2000 f150 4x4 Lariat- Swap to 4bt with TH400 Tranny

    Cummins into Fords
    Purchased a 2000 F150 4x4 Lariat yesterday for $1300. It is in decent shape and i bought this truck today knowing that the eninge would not start. Previous owner blew engine, purchased one from auto salvage yard, would not start, salvage yard bought it from them. The starter clicks, but no go...
  17. 4bta into a 99 f150 4x4- Question- what will it take to make it work.

    Cummins into Fords
    I've located a 99 f150 4wd and it has a bad engine. I do not plan to use the 4x4 portion to begin with. I have a trubo 400 behind my 4bt out of the frito lay van. I can't swing enough cash to build the ford tranny for the diesel nor could i afford the controller. I plan to use the th400 up, then...
  18. Wanted: 4bt Ranger

    Want to Buy
    I'm searching for a Ford Ranger with a year range of 93 to early 00's. I live in Michigan so it pretty well has to be a 4X4, and I would prefer a manual transmission. Please no rust buckets, and i hope the conversion was done somewhat professionally, because im looking at this set up as a...
  19. Putting an S10 2.2 diesel into a jeep

    Transmission, Adapter, Transfercase Discussion
    I have an 83ish S10 with a good running diesel. I have no title on the truck but am currently useing it as a farm truck. I am considering putting the motor into my jeep project and am wondering what kinds of 4x4 transmissions I could use. I am useing axles off a CJ8 and a frame off of an...
  20. 1985 Chevy 4x4 w/4bt 4-speed

    Vehicles For Sale
    I have a 1985 Chevy 3/4 ton 4x4 truck with 4bt, sm465 and np205. This is a project truck, the 4bt is in and the mounts are done. Engine is a 105hp model w/100k miles, runs excellent and I can start it so you can hear it run. It has the GM power steering pump. I rebuilt the front end, all new...