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  1. 4.6L Tech
    PRI 2014: Ford Racing's New 4.6 Stroker Short Block and New Z2 Head - StangTV Just saw this on the interwebs and thought I would share. Ford racing revealed they have made a Shortblock that will bump up the displacement of our 4.6L engine to a 5.3L. These block will supposedly be able to mount...
  2. 5.0L Tech
    Ive got a spare 331 short block with around 42000 miles sittin in my garage that Im gonna trade for some music equipment.My question is,would you replace the cam main and rod bearings,put the cam and oil pan back on and let it go that way?Or would you suggest I pull it completely apart,lightly...
  3. SVT Cobra Tech
    I have most likely "spun a bearing" in my 147,XXX miles 1997 Cobra. I noticed oil pressure problems and grinding noises earlier this year and was heavily advised not to crank it to keep from making things worse. I took it to a shop, and they were going to charge me way too much to pull the oil...
  4. 2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Hey all, So, im trying to plan some work for my 05. the goal is as much safe torque as i can make on 91, with a turbo. i am interest in a forged 4.6 shorblock. theres some for about 2500 offering 750whp capabilities. but obviously the thought has crossed my mind, "if im buying a new motor...why...
  5. 2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    I have a 2007 Gt and I'm starting to wonder if the stock block is worth building or should i get a new block? and what is the difference between a long block and a short block? My application is going to be N/A streetable 10 second monster.
  6. SVT Cobra Talk
    Hey people, I'm new to this forum but not to the sn-95 cobra world. For the past five years I have owned a '94 cobra w/ a vortech v-2 sq-trim, gt-40 heads, mild cam, supporting fuel mods, blah blah blah. I'ts got a brand new g-force t-5, aluminum driveshaft, built 9'' ford, mini tubbed to fit...
  7. Classic Tech
    Hey, I've started looking for a 351w short block and I'm not sure where to begin. I have all the resources to clean one up (from tools and grinders to a jet washer even) so brand new or refurbished isn't necessary I just can't do much for cracks that being said, I wouldn't mind if I found one...
  8. 4.6L Tech
    My brother has 2004 mach 1 midnight edition. This weekend it just threw a rod. I am a pushrod guy so I don't know much about the mod motors. I wanted to know if we could use any short block or rebuild kit or does it have to be specific to a mach 1? I do understand it is a DOHC and most 4.6...
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