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  1. Ford XL 1970 390 C6 Sportsroof

    Ford XL 1970 390 C6 Sportsroof

  2. Ford 390 2 barrel carb gasket question

    All Ford Techboard
    I have a 65 Ford Galaxie with a 390 from a 68 f250 (I believe) it’s got a 67 autolite 2100 carb on it and I just rebuilt it and put it on but the base gaskets I’ve found locally for the 2100 carb are paper thin but you can get the thicker style base gaskets for the 2150 I know the 2150s base...
  3. 1968 Ford Galaxie XL New Owner info request

    Galaxie Pages
    I just purchased my first Galaxie. Its a 1968 XL with 390 2v motor. Id like to know more about how rare it is etc. I have the original build sheet and sales contract. Im planning a complete restoration so would be nice with some info from those in the know. Any advice on researching my...
  4. 390 rebuild for 67 Galaxie - will these pieces work together?

    Galaxie Pages
    Any issues with these pieces going together? Block: - Came out of a 1973 Dually - 390 FE = Mirror 105D3TE = 1973 Truck Heads: - Truck heads - #D2TEAA / 203 / 4E2 - (1972 I believe) Pieces from another 390 FE Block (352 31) : - Pistons(C6AE), I will get it bored out to fit the .30 over -*Crank...
  5. Water in oil! Do these heads, intake and block work together?

    Galaxie Pages
    1967 Galaxie 500 2Dr Block = FE 390 - #816 (4/16/1968 I believe) Heads = Truck heads - #D2TEAA / 203 / 4E2 - (1972 I believe) Intake = Truck Intake - #7F13 / C7TE 9425-E - (1967 I believe) Problem: When I received this car, there was water in the oil. Engine is now out of the car...
  6. 1967 Mercury Cyclone GT390 For sale California

    Mercury
    1967 Mercury Comet Cyclone GT390 for sale. California car located in San Jose area. Bought the car a few years back and never got around to working on it. Car is an original GT390 but previous owner put a 351 Cleveland and an auto 4sp tranny. (WHY!?!) Car was running a couple years back should...
  7. 68 f100 390 EATING fuel pumps by the dozen

    Truck Forum
    Help! My truck sat for 10 years. rebuilt it with my son for him to drive and it has become a nuisance. First fuel pump lasted 12 minutes. was old. no problem. 2nd pump went 2 months. figured it was just Chinese junk. has eaten 5 more since. total of 7 in 3 months. flushed the tank with...
  8. 64' 390 Radiator/ electric fan setup

    Galaxie Pages
    Hi! New to the forum so I'm sorry for this. I genuinely have searched man times for aluminum radiator information on here without having registered and thought maybe i just wasn't getting good results due to not being a member. Maybe I'm just having difficulty with the thread search. but either...
  9. 1964 390 FE Unknown Noise

    Truck Forum
    My 1964 Mercury Montclais has the 2 barrel 266 hp big block FE engine. The car has sat for twenty years, since July of 1986. I've only had it a week. I started it up Saturday, 2 days ago, and I heard what I thought might have been piston rings scraping on the drivers side of the engine. But when...
  10. just purcahsed need help!

    Galaxie Pages
    Hello All, New to here and new to owning a Galaxie convertible 390 4bbl. Just purchased this weekend and I would like to know about installing rear seat belts? I know there are generic belts i can buy, but are there holes already under the rear seat to bolt them too? or can i just drill and...
  11. 66 big block 4 speed Caliente for sale

    Mercury
    2 door Y code rolling shell basically. Missing engine, trans, hood, grille, front seats and steering column. The body is very straight, but it has rust on lower front fenders, front floorboards and lower rear quarters. All of the glass is in good shape, doors are rust free and straight. It is...
  12. FE Engine Stand/Dolly

    Galaxie Pages
    Does anyone have experience with this product from Motofeet? Motofeet Engine Stand for Ford FE - Century Performance Center It looks sturdy and I like the simplicity of it. I believe the motor mounts on my '64 352 use two bolts per side, while the '65 and later used 3 bolts per side. If the...
  13. Ford 360; need help with oil leak, please.

    Truck Forum
    Hello. I joined the forums to ask about a leak I can't figure out. ____ My 360 FE: Stock Rebuilt - 12 months ago - stock .030 over [just for clean-up] 76 AA heads [for valve seats] Edelbrock 390 Performer - Holley 4-barrel - Headers [for airflow] Stock cam / Crank - Not a hot-rod ____ I...
  14. 390 FE (6C11) for sale/Buffalo, NY

    Galaxie Swap and Trade
    I am selling a 1966 390+•030 assembled short block with heads. Both are from a 66 T Bird. The heads are untouched except for being cleaned a checked. Forged pistons, ARP Rod Bolts, Oil passeges gone through for typical FE issues, Crank cut .010 on rod n main journals...No cam and set up for...
  15. 390 cam needs identification

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    :confused: Hi everyone, I am replaceing the cam in my '69 Mach 1 S code, I put this cam in about 20 years ago and I can't remember the specs or even the make. I would like to replace it with the same exact cam because it works perfect. The only markings on the cam are : On the end opposite the...
  16. 390??? Tear down, interesting internals

    Fairlane Pages
    Hey guys, first time rebuild on a 60's car and need some help. finally pulled the engine and trans out of my 66 fairlane gt and got the engine torn down and found some interesting things, crankshaft code is c4ae-b, connecting rods are c3ae-c which came up as 427 conn. Rods. Engine block has the...
  17. 1966 Fairlane 390 A/C Car

    Fairlane
    ***Follow the Link at the bottom for pictures - Email me if interested at [email protected]*** Thanks 1966 Ford Fairlane 500 2-Door Hardtop $15,500 Original 390 Big Block, Automatic C6 Transmission. Originally Red on Red, the car was repainted Black in the 60’s because the owner wanted it...
  18. 352 vs 390...SAME block?? (in 1966)

    Galaxie Pages
    Please help clarify for me. A friend gave me a "390" long block to strip and build my stroked 390 out of so I would not have to use my matching numbers block original to my '67. Upon dismantling it, I checked the stroke and bore and sure enough, it is a 352,(3.5" stroke, 4.00 bore) not a 390...
  19. Looking at buying a 66 Galaxie. What should I look out for???

    Galaxie Pages
    I am looking to buy a 1966 Galaxie 500 XL 2-door with a 390. It was originally being sold for $4500 six months ago, then down to $3500 two months ago, now down to $2500. The seller notes he bought it for $3500, but needs the money and has no time for it. The seller notes car runs and drives...
  20. 66 LTD Project

    Galaxie Pages
    Going to do my best to post updates as I restore. Started months ago, so timeline is off, since I have not posted until now. History: Purchased from original owner, who special ordered from San Jose, CA dealership in Feb 1966. Built in Los Angeles. 66 2D LTD 390 4v C6 Condition: Car is...
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