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#21 Ace-Garageguy


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Posted 23 March 2013 - 11:15 AM

We always refered to the Tempest set up as a "speedometer cable drive" or "rope drive".


Now that you mention it, I remember the rope-drive jokes. Man, you have a good memory.


I think Mickey Thompson had the best mod for those...taking the whole mess out and swapping in a big V8 with a conventional driveshaft and axle.