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  1. 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...
  2. 460 Help please. New to this.

    Drag Racing
    Alright guys. I'm looking for some general help. I've got a 71 Lincoln Mark III, 460, c4 trans, basically stock. But not really. Bought it from a guy who bought it from my father one month before I was born. I'd like to drag race this car one day, It's big, and heavy, and I want it to be a...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. Info help on my 66 Galaxie 500 fastback

    Galaxie Pages
    Hello, I am newer to FORD Galaxie world but have always thought it would be cool to own one. I recently purchased one in pretty great shape and had a few questions. It is a 352 with a Holley carb, what advise could you guys send my way to improving the performance of it a little. I havent had to...
  7. FE Engine's 428 and 427 for sale

    Engine
    I have 2 FE engines for sale. my project took a different direction. The 428 is a 1966 block, C6ME casting number. block is at .040, sonic checked for thickness. Speed Pro forged pistons and moly rings. Balanced. Short block ready to go. Heads and the rest are available to complete the engine...
  8. FE's for sale: 428 and 427 center oiler

    Air and Fuel
    I have 2 FE engines for sale. my project took a different direction. The 428 is a 1966 block, C6ME casting number. block is at .040, sonic checked for thickness. Speed Pro forged pistons and moly rings. Balanced. Short block ready to go. Heads and the rest are available to complete the engine...
  9. BBF Pro Comp Aluminum Bare Heads for Sale

    Engine
    I have a brand new set of Pro Comp aluminum bare heads that are brand new still in the boxes. Part number on the heads is 3051 they sell at Jegs for $439.00 each head, i'll sell the paior $400.00 plus shipping. They are the 95cc/300cc heads 859-414-4566 is a number i can be reached at prefer...
  10. FS: Machine Shop Fresh 460 block

    Galaxie Swap and Trade
    I have 460 block that I had machined but am not going to use, I'm going to stick with old reliable 302. I also have a set of original pistons, intake manifold, and a few other odds and ends. It is located in Birmingham, AL. I will meet within a reasonable distance if it helps.
  11. Ford 360 BB

    All Ford Techboard
    Hello I have a few questions about timing. What should the initial timing be on a 360 BB? and what should the timing be at WOT? It is in my 1973 ford f100 custom. It is 100% stock. It is having a hard time starting with the occasional back fire in the carb. once its running it seems to...
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