From here on in, the #FairmontProject videos will be, for the most part, episodic. Meaning, I’m going to chronicle the build as it happened rather than post videos about installing certain parts.
In this episode I fit the new K member to see if I have hood clearance. Watch till the end to see if I do.
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The Fairmont’s Hot Rod Article: http://www.hotrod.com/articles/eric-car-guys-turbo-fairmont/?sm_id=organic_fb_HRN_trueanthem&utm_campaign=&utm_content=5ac8494f04d3014862758057&utm_medium=&utm_source=
MM K Member Package I used: https://www.maximummotorsports.com/K-member-Package-for-1979-1993-Mustang-P352.aspx
K Member Spacer Kit 1/2”: https://www.maximummotorsports.com/K-Member-Spacer-Kit-12-thick-P1268.aspx
You might also need this sway bar relocation kit (installed in an upcoming episode): https://www.maximummotorsports.com/Front-Swaybar-Relocation-Kit-1979-93-P441.aspx
My Aluminum Drive Shaft is from a 2WD 1999 Ford Explorer.
The #FairmontProject Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L22GsHQi7tU&list=PLSzhQ6St-ov2nxWVKCeU14Vt7JJ_QSZvs
How To Square a K Member: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CfFCkr4f4hw&t=4s
Installing Front Coil Springs and Struts Fox Body: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XC3qR0LEUno
How To Install a Torque Arm in a Fox Body: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8E4XV4cUWc
Installing Rear Disc Brakes (the Hard Way): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uHFYrGEV3QQ
Ford 8.8 Assembly (Part 1): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fARhE7v5Bg
Engine Assembly Crankshaft and Pistons: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=st0X4k3EH18
Epic Story Bro, Jekyll Island 2018: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JaopPvJyxeY&t=19s
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