On 25 Jul 2005 13:35:46 -0400, SnoMan
>"Ashton Crusher" wrote:
>>How much do you suppose it weights without the bell housing.
>I would put between 125 and 150lbs. It is a heavy beast. I have not
>changed one for about 20 years now and they can be a bear. The type of
>belt housing you have is a factor too (whether is has crossover mounts
>on it or not) on it weight too. I had a freind once in the 70ís that
>could actually change a 420 or 465 by himself and without a tranny
>jack which is something I would not have attempted then and certainly
>not now either.
I did it myself many years ago in my 63 PU thru the opening in the
floor. I recall holding the whole tranny up by the shift lever as I
lined up the input shaft to the clutch. If I tried it today my back
would explode. >> Stay informed about: CH465 Transmission Weight