I really hope someone local buys this. Timing isn’t great, $$$ or I would buy it myself. Just to hear that airhorn one more time :-(
See you again one day.
Things to do on the 3FE when you get it (if you don't know the maintenance history)
Listen for pulley noises
Adjust Valves, it will need it at some point even if it isn't too bad right now
Buy to have handy (EFI...
New alternator in the diesel benz today. Had to take out the charge pipe to remove the alternator. Bolts for charge pipe can't be had with the alternator in place...... fun juggling that lol.
German Engineering at its finest.
Next up, intake...
are you on stock tire size or will you be after the build? That will effect it.
You are looking at some serious cash either way. Cheapest way is find a used turbo kit or SC or make your own.
If looking for NA and getting 70WHP on this driveline...
Do you know what stock WHP is?
Tire size can change it from truck to truck. I've seen stock 80 dyno graphs from 100WHP to around 140WHP.
really if you want to get 200 WHP from yours... get it dyno'd to see what you currently getting.