engine perch interchange question

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engine perch interchange question

Post #1 by binder56jd » Wed Nov 11, 2009 3:57 pm

currently have 300 6 in 85 e150 van--may have to swap in 302 while rebuilding 300

which perches do I need??

i have 302 f150 perches--will they work in the van???

thanks

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Post #2 by JackFish » Wed Nov 11, 2009 6:45 pm

Would either of these work? What size ya lookin' fer...?
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Post #3 by binder56jd » Wed Nov 11, 2009 7:19 pm

i ain't lol--u might consider changing your handle to richard cranium-- i will translate need be


in the mean time i still would like to know which engine things i need--call 'em perches--stands wtf--over

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Post #4 by JackFish » Wed Nov 11, 2009 9:08 pm

binder56jd wrote:i ain't lol--u might consider changing your handle to richard cranium-- i will translate need be


:rolflmao: I deserved that!
Sorry I can't help you, except that they're called engine mounts. :beer:
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Post #5 by ludwig » Wed Nov 11, 2009 10:21 pm

Are you saying 'motor mounts'? That support the block and keep it connected to the frame. The little cradles that support the coil springs in front are called 'spring perches'.
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Post #6 by mutt » Thu Nov 12, 2009 12:30 pm

yeah, its motor mounts hes after. Beats me- the answer, that is.....

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Post #7 by 306 » Fri Nov 13, 2009 12:59 am

I dont think truck mounts will work, but you can try. You need "perches" from the same van as yours that has a small block v8.

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Post #8 by Lazy JW » Fri Nov 13, 2009 8:03 am

binder56jd wrote:.....

i have 302 ..... perches


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Post #9 by binder56jd » Fri Nov 13, 2009 2:20 pm

thanks--sorry about the lack of sense of humor--it really is funny--bad hair day


ps----found a pair at a local fish hatchery :D
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Re: engine perch interchange question

Post #10 by MaxRat » Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:15 pm

binder56jd wrote:currently have 300 6 in 85 e150 van--may have to swap in 302 while rebuilding 300

which perches do I need??

i have 302 f150 perches--will they work in the van???

thanks

jd



you will need the frame mounts (perches) off a V8 E-Van for a 5.0L or 5.8L engine...

you will also need the matching motor mounts...

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