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  1. Need crate engine for 68 mustang

    Classic Tech
    I recently got the news that the 289 in my 68 coupe is dead and i need a new engine. I am thinking of going the route of a crate engine. In my old one i had a comp cam, performer intake, gt40p heads and a few other things so i am not looking at going back to a stock crate. I am looking to...
  2. 351W (1969 block) What to do to get 550-575 hp?

    Classic Tech
    I am new to this forum and I recently picked up a '68 Fastback (289 in it) with a 1969 351W (on the side). I have seen many posts about stroking and boring the 351W to a 393, 408 or 427. I am trying to make around the 550-575 HP range with a decent amount of Torque to go with it. I also have 5...
  3. Questions about buying a 302 Block

    Classic Tech
    Hey guys, I've decided I'm going to build up a 302 block from a late model mustang. I'm most likely going to find the block on craigslist, and wanted to know how many miles on the engine should I look for. How many miles is too much? Also I just had new shorty Hedmen headers and exhaust put on...
  4. 2003 Mach 1 600hp+ auto trans

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 2003 Mach 1 that I'm planning on building to around 600 hp. I know stock it doesn't support that much horse power or torque with the engine or trans. So I was wondering what I would need to do to the engine or auto transmission to make it safely support the power. I'm hoping to keep the...
  5. 2003 GT engine build Pointers Plz Comment

    4.6L Tech
    Hey guys I am sorry if I am asking all the noob questions! I am looking for answers maybe you could simply direct me to the sticky on the info. I have a 2003 Mustang GT. Has 128,000 miles I am planning to build an engine that will be a serious upgrade from the stock 4.6 I have.. I am looking...
  6. Help with building an engine for my 89 mustang

    2.3L Tech
    hey guys this is my first post, i just bought an 89 mustang 2.3 5 speed and love it i traded a 92 2.3 ranger for it (ranger was too small for me) and so far everything goes well. a few days ago i was at the junkyard and asking around a found an old 88 thunderbird turbo 2.3, they wanted 125 for...
  7. 07 GT/CS fixing to get the works

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    I just bought a new daily driver, (2012 Focus Se) and that allows me to get the stuff i want done to the Mustang done. I am wondering what the average price is for a engine build. I have RK Motors working on a quote right now and I am just wanting to know how bad the damage is gonna be price...
  8. 2002 4.6 SOHC Engine Build/Parts Questions for Procharger D1-SC Set-Up

    4.6L Tech
    Hello Mustang Nation!! It has been a while since I have last posted (however I have been keeping up with forum posts quite a bit) as I have been busy with finishing school and working on getting some things together for my 2002 4.6 2V SOHC Mustang. It has been a long (and for a university...
  9. Performance Engine Rebuild

    5.0L Talk
    Hey everyone, rebuilding my engine keeping the f303 cam and edelbrock performer intake with edelbrock aluminum heads and wanted to know what to do for the rest.. I would like to get the most power for as cheap as possible. Thanks everyone, happy thanksgiving.
  10. What should i do while rebuilding my engine?

    5.0L Tech
    I'm completely restoring my 1988 mustang and while i have the engine out I want to build it up. Let me now what you think i should do to it.
  11. Winter mod bug/engine build with Livernois!

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Im sure most of you guys down south don't know the pain and suffering of having to put the car up for 5 months and just look at it sitting in the garage. The one benifit to the winter season is being able to plan a build and get the parts together. Come the end of April, hopefully a big better...
  12. What should I do next?

    5.0L Tech
    Just wondering what you guys think i should do next. Ive got a Mainly stock 5.0 Mustang. Im currently rebuilding the motor right now, but while its all apart what else should i do that would be a good cheap bolt on? Right now, everything is stock other than: -E303 Cam -BBK Headers -BBK off road...
  13. 1976 Cobra II, 302 Rebuild

    Mustang II Tech
    Hello everyone, first time post here from Lincoln, NE. I have a '76 Cobra II, 302 that my father is the original owner with 49,000 miles. We recently restored the car about 5 years ago, minus a few of the complex components (engine, trans, and rear end.) We're starting to think about finishing...
  14. computer controlled compatible cams?

    5.0L Talk
    hey guys. im building a 306 with afr heads trick flow intake 24lbs. injectors 70mm TB and 73mm MAF im having trouble figuring out what cam i should go with. the intake rpm range is 1500-5500 so im looking for one to match that i found one i wanted but it said it wasnt computer controlled...
  15. 347 stroker part list

    5.0L Tech
    i have been planning to start a stroker build up for a wile now and now that my car is just about to leave the paint shop i was hopping i can start investing some money into a engine build up and i have came across some parts that i like and i have made a list of parts i may need and i want to...