T-10 bell housing exchange question - Ford Mustang Forum
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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-14-2013 Thread Starter
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T-10 bell housing exchange question

I have a 65 midyr, 289 with a t-10 BW trans. It has 6bolts and 157 teeth on flywheel. It has casting number C5DA - 6954-A. I need to replace. previouse owner liked to bottom out. Bellhouse missing bottom bit. Grease and grime into flywheel housing. Since I am needing to rebuild or at least look at bushing on Trans. want to change bellhouse. Local Colorado Mustang Specialist want to know if I want iron or aluminum. Then tell me they only have Aluminum (why ask?. $150. Local junk yard has various bellhouses. Does anyone have exchange info. I am told and a believe any 6 bolt 157 teeth housing will be correct. Am I online with that. Info would help much. Project in about 2 weeks so I need to find correct bellhouse.
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Most of the cast iron bellhousings were on trucks with the larger ring gear. I run the aluminum one on my car with no problems.

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