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  1. News
    Redline Rebuild might be the best automotive series on the internet right now. Simple, entertaining, and cathartic, the series just takes engines apart and puts them back together better. This time they’re taking on Ford’s venerable 289 V8. Taken from a totaled ’64 Fairlane, Hagerty’s team...
  2. Classic Tech
    hi bear with me as this is kindof long but i wish to give all the info. i have a really well built 289 that runs low manifold vacuum because of the big cam (around 11 to 12). i have been fighting it all summer to perform as it should. it seems like it wants more fuel but when i give it more it...
  3. V6 Talk
    Hey I have a 1968 Galaxie 500 with a stock 302. I am looking to make some modifications to it but I don't have a real good idea of where to start. The car had been sitting for 15+ years and I just recently started getting it running again. I have heard the best place to start was with the heads...
  4. 5.0L Tech
    Hey i recently bought a 93 Mustang GT for my senior project at my tech school, my main goal is to add horsepower right now. I had the idea of buying a spare 302 with efi and building it up but i wanted to see where the biggest bang for my buck could be found, i will most likely have about $2000...
  5. V6 Tech
    I need some help, My dads got a small block chevy engine and we are thinking about dropping in into my 1995 mustang, My question is will we have any oil pan and exhaust clearance problems? If so, how bad will they be? Thanks for your time & help.
  6. Classic Tech
    Im rebuilding my 68 coupe's 289 small block and I would like to bring the power up a bit. I would like to put better flowing heads on it, but aftermarket is way out of my budget. I have read a lot about gt-40 and gt-40p heads as well as 351 heads being decent options for the small block...
  7. 5.0L Tech
    I have a 1984 small block from a Mustang installed in my 1971 Mustang Grande. I have installed an Edelbrock performer intake and carburetor. I know that the distributor and waterpump are form the orginal 1971 block. I would like to replace the harmonic balancer that is currently installed...
  8. Introductions
    :waveyHello all. I am the current owner of a 1971 Ford Mustang Grande Coupe with a small block 302. I am the 3rd or 4th owner. I have had her for a little over 2 years. What I have learned so far: I know the Block is from a 1984 Ford Mustang GT, but it seems that all the accessories are from...
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