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Forum: Ranger & B-Series 07-15-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 27,932
Posted By rusty70f100
I think Ford is brain dead for abandoning the...

I think Ford is brain dead for abandoning the compact pickup market. Instead, as one previous poster pointed out, they should be putting smaller ecoboost engines in it, maybe with a bit of a...
Forum: 2.6, 2.8, 2.9, 4.0 & SOHC 4.0 V6 02-13-2009, 11:51 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,882
Posted By rusty70f100
Oh, you mean their 2.9L rockers! I was under the...

Oh, you mean their 2.9L rockers! I was under the impression that they were replacements for 4.0L rockers. I guess I could look into it, but I still doubt the gain would be worth the money.

Do...
Forum: 2.6, 2.8, 2.9, 4.0 & SOHC 4.0 V6 02-12-2009, 01:04 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,882
Posted By rusty70f100
I probably could, but then I'd need new pushrods....

I probably could, but then I'd need new pushrods. I really don't think they'd do much good, maybe a few horsepower. Not worth the money IMHO. The adjustable 2.9L setup seems to work well on a 4.0L...
Forum: 2.6, 2.8, 2.9, 4.0 & SOHC 4.0 V6 12-15-2008, 01:36 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,882
Posted By rusty70f100
Man it's been a while... Anyway, I left due...

Man it's been a while...

Anyway, I left due to problems with another user. I decided there was too much negativity going on, and I no longer wanted to participate. But I ran across this thread...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 06-23-2007, 11:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 800
Posted By rusty70f100
Well here is the way I understand it: The...

Well here is the way I understand it:

The number for the slot position (10L, 15L, or so on) indicates one half the number of possible degrees of mechanical advance. This, plus your initial...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 06-23-2007, 07:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 524
Posted By rusty70f100
Those heads do look nice. Do you have a close-up...

Those heads do look nice. Do you have a close-up of the exhaust ports for us to look at?

For paint, I always used the "Engine Enamel" spray bomb stuff in the appropriate color. But those look...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 06-23-2007, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 232
Posted By rusty70f100
I think you've got the wrong forum. This is for...

I think you've got the wrong forum. This is for FE engines, which do not use rocker studs. I think this is the one you're looking for:

http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/forum53/

:-wink
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 06-23-2007, 06:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By rusty70f100
I agree. Good info! I have one of the...

I agree. Good info! I have one of the programmable 4 barrel Holley TBI setups, but I always wondered how the 2D would work.
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 06-23-2007, 06:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 800
Posted By rusty70f100
The Duraspark distributor I got from Napa takes...

The Duraspark distributor I got from Napa takes the 1/8" allen key for the vacuum advance.
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 06-23-2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By rusty70f100
I had a 360 a few years ago, before I put the 390...

I had a 360 a few years ago, before I put the 390 in. It used a Holley 600cfm vacuum secondary, 390 "S" code intake, D2TE-AA heads, headers and dual exhaust.

I was running #68 primary and #72...
Forum: FE & FT Big Block V8 (332, 352, 360, 390, 406, 410, 427, 428) 06-23-2007, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 326
Posted By rusty70f100
Cool! My nephews are always a blast to hang out...

Cool! My nephews are always a blast to hang out with. I'm sure you'll have fun. :-X22
Forum: Ford vs The Competition 06-23-2007, 12:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,418
Posted By rusty70f100
Check your PM.

Check your PM.
Forum: Ford vs The Competition 06-21-2007, 09:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,418
Posted By rusty70f100
I wouldn't underestimate the combustion load. ...

I wouldn't underestimate the combustion load. But yes, you're seeing things correctly. :-X22
Forum: General NON-Automotive Conversation 06-21-2007, 04:53 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 9,202
Posted By rusty70f100
My truck is rusted and is a 1970 F100. Simple.

My truck is rusted and is a 1970 F100. Simple.
Forum: Ford vs The Competition 06-21-2007, 04:49 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,418
Posted By rusty70f100
This could be true. But at those low loads, the...

This could be true. But at those low loads, the 4 cylinders still active are doing the work that would have normally been done by all 8. Basically the 4 cylinders used for DOD do more work over the...
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