Current Classifieds

78-80 Windshield
Date: 10/29/2021 03:11 pm
Center armrest for 1979 pinto . Possible anyone who makes them of has one for sale
Date: 08/13/2017 02:01 pm
Need '75 Pinto wagon front seat belt assembly housing
Date: 10/03/2018 10:46 pm
1971 2.0 valve cover
Date: 01/25/2019 07:09 pm
C-3 automatic transmission

Date: 08/17/2022 10:18 am
hubcaps

Date: 05/13/2021 05:33 pm
74 Pinto Rear Side Lights

Date: 02/18/2017 05:47 pm
1975 rear end, 8 inch, drum brakes, and axles, 3.4 gear.

Date: 11/08/2019 10:01 am
Wheels and Parts

Date: 07/06/2018 04:50 pm
Pinto 4-spd transmissions
Date: 06/15/2018 09:15 am
Floor pans for my 1975 Pinto Sedan
Date: 12/09/2016 08:34 am
78-80 Windshield
Date: 10/29/2021 03:11 pm

Author Topic: Mustang II frame dimensions  (Read 2166 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline dave1987

  • Pinto Sr. Master
  • ******
  • Posts: 3431
  • FeedBack: +25/-0
  • Gender: Male

  • Total Badges: 11
    Badges: (View All)
    Topic Starter Signature Tenth year Anniversary Poll Voter Mobile User Apple User Linux User Windows User 1000 Posts Fifth year Anniversary Photographer
Mustang II frame dimensions
« on: August 19, 2015, 11:05:49 PM »
Hi yall!

Does anyone have, or could possibly get me, the engine bay dimensions of a Mustang II w/302 motor? I'm not sure if the Mustang II's frame rails are the same for 4cyl and V8.

What I need is the distance of the frame rails from frame mount to frame mount.

My dad is going to build a wood box frame to drop my 302 onto for transporting it back to Idaho. We plan to leave the engine mounted to the motor mounts, and the motor mounts mounted to the frame mounts, and just drop the motor with the mounts into a heavy duty wood box mock up "frame", and bolt it into place to keep it from rolling all around.

Any help in the matter would be greatly appreciated!

Dave
1978 Ford Pinto Sedan - Family owned since new

Remembering Jeff Fitcher with every drive in my 78 Sedan.

I am a Pinto Surgeon. Fixing problems and giving Pintos a chance to live again is more than a hobby, it's a passion!

Offline dianne

  • Pinto Sr. Master
  • ******
  • Posts: 2534
  • FeedBack: +141/-0
  • Gender: Female
  • Some old crazy lady

  • Total Badges: 8
    Badges: (View All)
    Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Windows User Mobile User Linux User 1000 Posts Webmaster
Re: Mustang II frame dimensions
« Reply #1 on: August 20, 2015, 07:00:38 AM »
I'll do it when I get to the shop today Dave!

Dianne
Vehicles:

- 1972 Plymouth Duster (To be a Pro Street)
- 1973 Ford Pinto wagon (registered ride 195)
- 1976 Mustang II mini-stock
- 1978 Mustang King Cobra II
- 1979 Ford Pinto Runabout
- 1986 Chevy K5 Blazer
- 1997 Suzuki Marauder

FORD: Federal Ownership Respectfully Denied

Offline dick1172762

  • Vintage Pinto Racer
  • PCCA Management Board
  • Pinto Sr. Master
  • ******
  • Posts: 2623
  • FeedBack: +362/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • I'm a llama!

  • Total Badges: 7
    Badges: (View All)
    Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Windows User 1000 Posts Tenth year Anniversary Fifth year Anniversary
Re: Mustang II frame dimensions
« Reply #2 on: August 20, 2015, 07:50:34 AM »
Its better to be a has-been, than a never was.

Offline dave1987

  • Pinto Sr. Master
  • ******
  • Posts: 3431
  • FeedBack: +25/-0
  • Gender: Male

  • Total Badges: 11
    Badges: (View All)
    Topic Starter Signature Tenth year Anniversary Poll Voter Mobile User Apple User Linux User Windows User 1000 Posts Fifth year Anniversary Photographer
Re: Mustang II frame dimensions
« Reply #3 on: August 20, 2015, 11:50:17 AM »
Thanks dick1172762. I looked around on there but couldn't find anything regarding frame dimensions or measurements. :(

Dianne, thank you!
1978 Ford Pinto Sedan - Family owned since new

Remembering Jeff Fitcher with every drive in my 78 Sedan.

I am a Pinto Surgeon. Fixing problems and giving Pintos a chance to live again is more than a hobby, it's a passion!

Offline dianne

  • Pinto Sr. Master
  • ******
  • Posts: 2534
  • FeedBack: +141/-0
  • Gender: Female
  • Some old crazy lady

  • Total Badges: 8
    Badges: (View All)
    Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Windows User Mobile User Linux User 1000 Posts Webmaster
Re: Mustang II frame dimensions
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2015, 07:28:31 AM »
Thanks dick1172762. I looked around on there but couldn't find anything regarding frame dimensions or measurements. :(

Dianne, thank you!

Sorry Dave, got busy at the shop. I'll get them today. I gotta remember :(
Vehicles:

- 1972 Plymouth Duster (To be a Pro Street)
- 1973 Ford Pinto wagon (registered ride 195)
- 1976 Mustang II mini-stock
- 1978 Mustang King Cobra II
- 1979 Ford Pinto Runabout
- 1986 Chevy K5 Blazer
- 1997 Suzuki Marauder

FORD: Federal Ownership Respectfully Denied