1973 Mach 1 Mustang FMX transmission linkage - Ford Mustang Forum
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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-12-2010 Thread Starter
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1973 Mach 1 Mustang FMX transmission linkage

Just recently bought a 73 Mach 1 with a FMX transmission.
The shif linkage for the kickdown is not hooked up/operational.

The previous owner claimed that it would not clear the headers that he installed.
The rod looks to be there, however i have not been able to get it in the air to see for sure.

Does anyone know anything about the clearance issues with headders on a Mach 1?
I can shift manually but this is not optimal and I would hate to miss and hit reverse.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-24-2010
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73 mach

I have a 73 mach 1 with a 351c and fmx. I had no problem with the kickdown rod with hooker headers, It cleared fine
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