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Ford 2.3 L motor with T9 transmissions install into 1953 MG TD , want hook up for clutch, exhaust, accelerator, tach, speedo, cooling. mounts, everything anything

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There are plenty of sites that modify Ford V8 engines into your 53 MG. However, your engine size and transmission is a very unique modification, and most likely will require you to measure,design and fit into this vehicle. I'm not saying this would be impossible, but it is not something anyone could give detailed instructions you are requesting on this site. Your going to be the first. I have modified 3 vehicles in my life, and I was not able to get help from anyone ecause I made it my mod. I had an idea, and planned it out. Pull the old engine, and start Modifying.If we had the knowledge and info required, I would have liked to be the first. Good luck.

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