Installing a TREMEC TR-3550 in a ’76 F-100

You can tell it’s a truck transmission by the long, tall shifter and its forward position. Bulky to shift with goofy gear ratios, it’s time to upgrade to something a bit more current.   Installing a TREMEC TR-3550 in a ’76 F-100 BY DON LINDFORS –  PHOTOGRAPHY BY THE AUTHOR When we think of Classic Truck Performance the first thing…

Overdrive transmissions Are a Great Thing.

Overdrive transmissions are a great thing. They enable you to significantly improve the gearing and acceleration of your car while maintaining gas mileage and highway cruise-ability. Unfortunately, overdrives, manual or automatic, weren’t offered in Ford vehicles until the late ’70s. But that doesn’t mean you have to be stuck with the non-overdrive C4’s. C6’s, and…

Here’s How… To Get A light Clutch Pedal with MDL’s LF-Series Hydraulic clutch System

Here’s How… To Get A Light Clutch Pedal With Modern Driveline’s LF Series Hydraulic Clutch System   Modern Driveline’s LF Series Hydraulic Clutch Kits for classic cars make light work of a heavy pedal by letting fluid do the hard work mechanical Z-bar clutch systems have been doing for generations. Modern Driveline has taken the…