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1990 GT 1990 ALLTRAC swap

PostPosted: Thu Apr 28, 2011 3:10 pm
by wes90gt
I have a totaled 1990 alltrac the engine and all running gear are in good condition. I want to put those into my beautiful 1990 GT that I am second owner and have had it for the last 17 years, the engine and transmission of the GT are tired.
Anyone know if the rear axle assembly from a 1990 alltrac will bolt into a 1990 GT? Any major issues, frame welding etc? A LITTLE work I expect. I know the engine and transmission are a given, have everthing including all wiring etc.

Re: 1990 GT 1990 ALLTRAC swap

PostPosted: Thu Apr 28, 2011 4:28 pm
by jonnyboygt4
i know a fella who prepped his GT for the rear assembly...it can be done but he "tubbed" out his entire car to prep it for the alltrac drive train..Its a alot more than "a little work" lol...but can be done...

Re: 1990 GT 1990 ALLTRAC swap

PostPosted: Thu Apr 28, 2011 5:12 pm
by phattyduck
Just take a quick peek under each car...

The complete floorpan and rear suspension are different on the Alltrac vs. FWD car. It is a TON of work to do right and it would probably cost less to find a nice condition Alltrac with a bad motor to put your good motor in... and you would end up with a better car when you were done.

-Charlie