Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Performance, Engines & Troubleshooting > Other Ford Engines > Flathead V8 & Flathead 6
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


Welcome to Ford-Trucks Forums!
Welcome to Ford-Trucks.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the Ford-Trucks Forums community today!





 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 10-05-2002, 06:41 PM
Bigran Bigran is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 4
Bigran is starting off with a positive reputation.
Post 1935 V8

Saw a 1935 V8 with aluminum heads. Are these good engines? Easy to get parts for? Thank you.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 10-05-2002, 11:44 PM
mtflat mtflat is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Oct 1999
Location: Kalispell, MT
Posts: 5,210
mtflat has a good reputation on FTE.mtflat has a good reputation on FTE.mtflat has a good reputation on FTE.
1935 V8

Generally, no. I would only if you've got a '35 truck and want an authentic period motor for it.

They're harder to find some parts for, and they have poured babbitt bearings for mains and rods.

Easiest and cheapest flatheads to keep running are marked 8BA, 8CM, and EAB on the heads (49 to 53)
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 10-06-2002, 10:38 AM
54_5star 54_5star is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 314
54_5star is starting off with a positive reputation.
1935 V8

Reply With Quote
Old 10-06-2002, 10:38 AM
Reply

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Performance, Engines & Troubleshooting > Other Ford Engines > Flathead V8 & Flathead 6

Tags
1935, ford, truck, v8

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:54 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2 ©2010, Crawlability, Inc.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup