How To Rebuild Your Big Block Ford

Author: Steve Christ
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0895860708
Size: 20.10 MB
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Tells how to decide if an engine needs rebuilding, and shows how to pull an engine, replace parts, recondition cylinder heads, and troubleshoot other engine problems

How To Rebuild Big Block Ford Engines

Author: Charles Morris
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 9781932494921
Size: 18.14 MB
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All engines are covered in full detail in this Workbench series rebuild volume. Included are step-by-step heavily illustrated instructions, that walk you through the entire process of rebuilding your Ford engine. If you want to breathe new life into your tired old Ford engine, this is the book for you.

How To Rebuild Ford Engines

Author: Tom Monroe
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0895860368
Size: 10.14 MB
Format: PDF
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Photographs illustrate how to disassemble, check for wear, repair or recondition, and reassemble and install Ford V8 engines

How To Rebuild The Small Block Ford

Author: George Reid
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 9781932494891
Size: 12.18 MB
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This revised and updated color edition of How to Rebuild the Small-Block Ford walks you step by step through a rebuild, including: planning your rebuild, disassembly and inspection, choosing the right parts, machine work, assembling your engine, and first firing and break-in.

Ford Y Block Engines How To Rebuild Modify

Author: Charles Morris
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 9781613250617
Size: 10.79 MB
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As Ford’s follow-up to the famous flathead, the Y-block was Ford’s first overhead-valve V-8 and it established an impressive high-performance legacy, winning many races in NASCAR and setting records at the Bonneville Salt Flats. This venerable Ford engine, which powers classic Thunderbirds, Crown Victorias, Edsels, and other cars, is enjoying a performance renaissance. Many aftermarket parts, including heads, can turn a sedate Y-block into a powerhouse. The engine earned its name from its deep-skirt block design that looked like a “Y.” This stout engine was installed in millions of Ford cars from 1954 to 1962 and Ford trucks from 1952 to 1964. Author and Ford tech expert Charles Morris explains each critical aspect of rebuilding a stock 239-, 256-, 272-, 292-, and 312-ci Y-block and building a modified Y-block. He shows you how to identify components and conduct a thorough inspection so you select a sound block, heads, intake, and other components. He explains the specifics for obtaining high-quality machining work and verifying clearances. In addition, he delves into the intricacies of each step of the assembly process so you can rebuild a strong-running and reliable engine. Most important, Morris details the steps to effectively remedy the Y-block oiling problems. This is the book Ford Y-block owners and fans have been waiting for. It’s an indispensible guide for performing a professional-caliber rebuild and buildup of the Y-block.