How to Rebuild Small-Block Ford Engines

Author: Tom Monroe

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

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Provides detailed instructions for the examination, disassembly, maintenance, repair, reassembly, and installation of small-block Ford eight cylinder engines

How to Rebuild the Small-Block Ford

Author: George Reid

Publisher: CarTech Inc

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 609

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.

How to Build Small-Block Ford Racing Engines HP1536

Parts, Blueprinting, Modifications, and Dyno Testing for Drag, Circle Track,Road , Off-Road, and Boat Racing. Covers All Small-Block Fords, 302/5.0L, and351W/5.

Author: Tom Monroe

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 411

This guide for building a race-winning Ford engine includes chapters on parts and engines, cylinder block, cylinder heads, bottom-end modifications, exhaust systems, cooling systems, final engine assembly, dyno-tested performance combinations and more.

Classic Mustang HP1556

Restoration, Repair & Upgrades

Author: Editors of Mustang Monthly Mag

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 224

View: 244

This is a compilation of more than 50 restoration and maintenance projects for Mustangs built from 1964 through 1973, the most popular collectible Mustangs. Includes how-to projects on engine and drivetrain, electrical, body-work, interior, chassis and suspension.

Classic Camaro HP1564

Repair, Restoration & Upgrades

Author: Ron Sessions

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 176

View: 917

A step-by-step guide to how to keep a 1967-1981 Camaro in show-quality condition. It includes more than 25 fully illustrated how-to projects on repairs, maintenance, upgrades, and minor restoration.

Rebuild & Powetune Carter/Edelbrock Carburetors HP1555

Covers AFB, AVS and TQ Models for Street, Performance and Racing

Author: Larry Shepard

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 176

View: 984

A step-by-step guide to rebuilding, modifying and tuning the Carter/Edelbrock carburetors. Carter history and model overview; an overview of carb parts and how they work;' car selection; rebuilding carbs; installation and hardware; performance and adjustments; general tuning and troubleshooting; emission, fuel economy and fuel supply; racing and special applications.

How to Rebuild Big-Block Ford Engines

Author: Charles Morris

Publisher: Cartech

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 148

View: 266

The photos in this edition are black and white. From factory drag racing, to the AC Cobra, to the legendary Mustang, the history of the Ford big-block is a long and storied one. Making its debut in the late 1950s, the Ford FE big-block engine sat between the fenders of factory lightweights, Cobra Jet Mustangs, 427 Cobras, Cougar Eliminators, Talledega Torinos, and Mach 1s. While the FE engines remained in production through the mid 1970s, mostly in light-truck applications, Ford had plans for a new engine on the horizon. In the late 1960s, Ford transitioned the FE big-block out of production in passenger cars and performance applications in favor of an all-new design, called the 385 series, also known as Lima big-block. Originally used in luxury-car applications, the 429-cubic-inch version of this engine found its way into performance applications such as Mustangs and Torinos starting in 1971. The high-compression 4-barrel versions, called Cobra Jet or Super Cobra Jet, are some of the most powerful engines Ford has ever produced. An engine similar in design to the Lima series engine, the legendary 351 Cleveland made its debut in 1970. While technically a small-block in many ways, its oval ports, canted heads, and physical size made people think of it more as a mid-block than a small-block. The 351- and 400-cubic-inch versions (the latter known as M series engines) of the Cleveland engine were used in passenger car applications and in light trucks starting in 1975. The M stood for modified, as the deck height, bearing sizes, as well as pistons and connecting rods were modified for low-compression passenger car and light truck use, and they were used all the way through the early 1980s. All three 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.

Small-Block Chevy Engine Buildups

How to Build Horsepower for Maximum Street and Racing Performance

Author: Chevy High Performance Magazine

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 170

View: 291

This revved up guide shows how to build horsepower for maximum street and racing performance. The book covers all makes and models. Illustrations.

1001 High Performance Tech Tips

Author: Wayne Scraba

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 176

View: 934

A collection of brief, informative, how-to tips from performance experts designed for the enthusiast or racer, this book offers helpful secrets, suggestions, techniques, and hints to help solve common problems and generally enhance all areas of a car's performance. 400+ photos.

Chevy LS - LS6 Performance

Author: Chris Endres

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 154

View: 165

RPO LS1 Is GM speak for the Generation lll, 5.7L SFI engine, the latest V8 from Chevrolet. In the years since its introduction in 1997, the LS1 has quickly established itself as a worthy successor to the legendary small block Chevy's performance legacy. The evolutionary LS6 has taken performance a step further with enhanced cylinder heads and other features that allow it to make even more power. Chevy LS1/LS6 Performancecontains tips, tricks, parts combos and many other modifications to extract the maximum power and performance from your LS1 or LS6. Inside you'll find sections on: Bolt-on performance Intake manifolds Cylinder head theory, swaps and modifications High performance camshafts and valvetrain components Short block modification Headers and exhaust options Fuel and ignition systems Supercharging, turbocharging and nitrous oxide Chevy LS1/LS6 Performancewill help you design and build an engine for any level of performance, from mild street to racing.