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zf-5 tranny swap???

OK I have a chance to buy a donor truck. 96 f350 5 speed 4x4. Want to put the zf into my truck. Are the transfer cases the same? Computer needs swapped also, correct? Any other advice? Thanks guys

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Transfer case will work, and definately swap the PCM. Is the parts truck the same cab configuration as your current truck? I ask this because you will need front and rear drivelines as they wil be different length. Any other questions let me know, I did this swap a while back.

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guy decided he wants too much. But, why would the cab configuration matter? drive shaft lengths from a reg. cab 5 speed to a cc 5 speed is the same isnt it? Also, can I use a zf5 from a 351? or are they different? Thanks

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scratch that. Just found the answer to the 351. Still confused on cab config though

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