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  1. 351w Harmonic Balancer Problems

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    Hey all I have a small problem, I am currently rebuilding a 351w and am installing the harmonic balancer. The issue I am having is that when I press the harmonic balancer on the crank no longer wants to spin, the balancer bolt just keeps tightening and tightening. When I remove the balancer the...
  2. Header Fitment

    Exhaust and Headers
    I'm putting a 351W into a '67 Fairlane that will have a T-5 and a Z-bar linkage. No power steering. I'm thinking of using Hooker Headers PART# 6901-1HKR like these...
  3. '78 bird/cat project

    Thunderbird Pages
    Alright boys I'm finally posting here for help. Time to lay it all out for you.:frown2: I've owned a '78 XR-7 for about 6 years. 65k all original miles, 351w, FMX trans. Everything is stock except for an air cleaner upgrade, a new radiator, the plugs/wire kit I put on, a distributor, and an OEM...
  4. 351W - Intake/Exhaust Coolant Leak Issue

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    I've personally gotten to a wits end on this. So much that I'm seriously summoning the Car Gods and Gurus for some help on this one. Vehicle: 1986 Ford Mustang GT Convertible; 351W swap (1974 Ford Galaxie 500 block) She's a beautiful "Frankenstein" of parts from too many different years...
  5. Piston Volume

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    You wouldn't think this would be difficult to find but I'm not having any luck. Does anyone know the piston dish volume for a stock '94, fuel injected 351W from an F-250?
  6. '69 351w to 408; Will this kit fit? Oh, and NOS

    Stroker Engines
    Well, the 302 just blew in my '70 mustang while the 351w was in the machine shop, so this build was meant to be. I have a 1969 351w (9.480 deck height) and had a heck of a time finding a kit that would work, and I think I managed to find one: 12360-PS-F408W - Ford 408W Reverse Dome -22.0cc...
  7. C6 Transmission Weird Problem

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    I have a 1969 Ranchero GT with a C6 transmission. It was working fine a couple days ago. I go to put it in gear to day and the order of gears is reversed. When in park it is in park. When in reverse or neutral it is in drive. Drive and below are reverse. It is a column shifter. What is causing...
  8. Need Help, 351w and Cruise-O-matic C4

    Falcon Pages
    So I have a 1965 Falcon 2dr with a 170 I6. I have a decided to swap a 351w from a 93 Bronco (converted back to Carb). I'm a little confused about what bell housing I need since I have 164t flywheel. Any help would be much appreciated.
  9. motor help! gold flakes in oil and seized motor

    Truck Forum
    Hey hopefully yall can help me. i have a 1993 ford f150 xlt. (ext cab 8' bed 4x4) with a 351 windsor motor. it was replaced before i bought it. it supposedly has about 100K miles on it. (trucks odom. says around 186k though so who knows--craigslist people tend to lie lol) anyway, i was driving...
  10. Vintage Heads on Newer block??

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    I am recently new to the site, so hello to all. I acquired a 66 fairlane last year, which was running until I blew a head gasket. I just pulled the motor yesterday, but I am looking to purchase a rebuilt 302 short block to replace it, rather than taking the time to rebuild. As I have been...
  11. 276K Miles on a 1993 351W. What next?

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    Hi guys, I am creating this post in hopes of getting some solid advice. So here's the deal … I have a 1993 Bronco with a 351W & a E4OD and we're at 276K miles. Recently the passenger side exhaust manifold cracked in half. Needless to say this created a huge exhaust leak and the heat burned up...
  12. 351W 500hp?

    Im getting an 89' fox body, hatchback mustang soon and It'll just be the body. I was wondering if anyone could tell me how to build a 351W with 500hp. Price doesn't matter, I'd just like to know what I need.
  13. 351w budget build

    Dyno Board
    Hi, I'm building a '78 351w for street/strip. This is a budget build and so I am slowly collecting parts out of the local classifieds. Here's what I have so far: 1978 351w block bored .030 Speed Pro 5cc dome pistons Stock rods and crank Super Victor intake (ported) World Products Windsor SR...
  14. 351w block for my foxbody

    Mustang Pages (1979-1995)
    I'm wanting to do a 351w based motor I have a guy that works with a friend that has a 70's model block is it better to get a late 80's early 90's block for my 91 coupe or will a 70's block be fine here's the block numbers d4ae 6015 aa 5 I can get it for 75 bucks I'm guessing that's a good...
  15. 351w in 69 falcon??

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    hey all might be a silly question. I currently have a 302 in my 69. was wondering if a 351w will fit in there, if not what would be involved in making it fit. I am wanting to do a stroker in the near future, just wasn't sure if I should stay with a 302 and spend the money to do a 363 or do...
  16. Best junkyard heads for my 69 351w??

    Mustang Pages (1965-1973)
    I'm in need of new cylinder heads for my 69 cougar with a 351w engine, 600 cfm holley carb and aod transmission. What would be the best car to use as a donor car to replace my currently damaged cylinder heads with. Will any car with a 351w work regardless of model any year. Or should i even use...
  17. In need of some experience and wisdom 351c /w

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    Hello all. I am just about to start my 67 mustang project car. I am going full resto mod. its just a c code and the previous owner already butchered the car and tossed out the 289. Im fighting with the usual problems on a build. The struggle to make a car unique and interesting. A never large...
  18. 86 F-250 4x4 chassis w/ drivetrain (roller)

    For Sale- 1986 F-250 133" (standard cab) wheelbase. 4x4 rolling chassis and complete running gear. 351w, (w/Jasper short block) C-6 transmission, NP 208 Transfer case, 3.55 HD axles, Front disc brakes. Rear is a limited slip. Also has power steering and dual tanks. No longer need it for a 4x4...
  19. 1964 Falcon Futura 351W

    :tup: Black/Black. 351W .030,Dart heads,Lunati solid cam kit,Vic intake,Crane roller rockers,comp pushrods,Fluidampner,Milodon,exhaust vac kit,Tbolt airbox, etc,etc...Mustang II frt end,4 link w/ mini tubs retaining back seat.Wilwood discs,A-100 lightweight seats,4.10 Strange detroit locker,fuel...
  20. Transmission advice ..Installation

    Falcon Pages
    I 'd like to talk to anyone who has installed a 4/5 spd trans in there 64-5 Falcon w/ a 351W eng....I want to convert my automatic over..It was orig a stick car so the pedal is there Thank God....I want to know what I really need to get as far as parts...Thanx... [email protected] :tup: