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monte carlo bar

Post #1 by brokendownPony » Wed May 06, 2015 9:06 am

any comments or related experiences with the install of a monte carlo bar on a 67 six cylinder Mustang with standard 1v carb and distributor? pros/cons? straight versus curved?

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Re: monte carlo bar

Post #2 by ludwig » Wed May 06, 2015 10:24 am

use the search function. There are a lot of posts, including my own with pictures and suggestions. As recently as three or four months ago. Key words: monte carlo bar.

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Re: monte carlo bar

Post #3 by cr_bobcat » Tue Sep 08, 2015 10:57 pm

I have one in my 67. Mine is a straight-bar though. It really limits my options for an aircleaner. I would recommend a curved one to avoid the same issue. That being said, it really helped stiffen my front end. I had to use a jack and 4×4 to spread the frame. It's amazing how much sag these old cars can get
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Re: monte carlo bar

Post #4 by CoupeBoy » Wed Sep 09, 2015 12:40 pm

A while back, I posted pictures of ludwig's Monte Carlo bar, which is an i6 specific unit.
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