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  1. Do I need a new crankshaft? 351w

    Classic Tech
    Is it necessary to get a new crank for a used 351w roller I'll be pulling out of truck. Wasn't really wanting to throw down another $300+ on a new crank. This engine is going into my daily driver, and I'm trying to get around 400hp with it.
  2. 302 Roller or 351w Roller?

    Classic Tech
    Alright guys, I'm in the place that I know many people have been in while thinking of doing an engine swap. Do I go with the late model 302 or a 351w from a 94+ truck. Either engine I will do the same aftermarket parts most likely. A mild cam, Edelbrock RPM intake, aluminum heads (probably TW...
  3. 1969 Mustang 250CI/Auto Engine/Transmission Swap to 1978 351w/Manual

    Classic Tech
    Alright guys, I have an 1969 Mustang with a 250 under the hood, I'm starting the work on the 351W right now, But not sure what all I'll need to make this swap go well. The 250 is automatic transmission, The 351W will be manual but has a auto flexplate on it.
  4. can i swap a 351W engine into a 1999 v6 mustang?

    V6 Talk
    i recently obtained a 1999 v6 mustang and i am looking for any info. or links to info. on an engine swap. I also have a 351w from a 1979 thunderbird that was originally going to find a home a fox body. i have since sold the fox body and the v6 in the 1999 just wont cut it. any help would be...
  5. New to the site, 2003 Mustang

    Just signed up today so i dont know too much about the site. I have a 03 mustang v6; mildly modded. Trying to see the best option for an engine swap. I was thinking a 351W would sound nice, only i dont know if i should get a short block, or a long block. What steps would i need to take to make...
  6. 1987 Mustang 5.0HO to 351w swap

    5.0L Tech
    I am currently in the process of deciding what engine swap I would like to perform. I have an 1987 Mustang coupe (different than the one in the sig) that has a stock SD 5.0HO motor. I would like to get suggestions on the build materials for a 351w swap. My goals for the car are this: I would...
  7. looking for a 351W swap kit for a 1986 5.0L mustang

    5.0L Tech
    I have an 1984 LX Mustang with a 302 engine, I would like to swap it for a 351W out of my 1984 Bronco. The 5.8 engine is carburated and complete, ready to be remove. I need to know besides hood clearence and going to a electrice fan for my radiator what else do I need. Can I use the stock...
  8. Anyone with the 420w engine from PAW? 351w guys, please read.

    5.0L Talk
    PAW - Performance Automotive Warehouse - Ford 420 Windsor- 2008 Catalog Page 86 I am highly considering buying this engine. I know I will not get a specific answer unless one of you guys have it.. but can any of you ballpark guess how much WHP WTQ that engine would put out? I want to keep it...
  9. 1974 Mustang II Mach I 351w Swap. I have questions.

    Mustang II Tech
    What work will be needed to do this swap? I have a 1968 351w and I am going to using a C4 tranny. I plan on using a electric fan setup and I plan on cutting a hole in the hood for the scoop. Are there are mods I have to do to the chassis to get it to fit? I also would like to find a set of...