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Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 08-11-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By AberrantGenus
Oh Yea. First time I've done any of this stuff. I...

Oh Yea. First time I've done any of this stuff. I disconnected the coil wire and all the spark plug wires. Does it matter if i remove all the spark plugs or not?
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 08-10-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By AberrantGenus
So I guess that is why you are supposed to...

So I guess that is why you are supposed to disconnect the fuel pump. It said to disconnect the fuel pump but didn't say anything about holding the throttle open. That makes sense to me now. I will...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 08-10-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By AberrantGenus
I did not hold the throttle down.

I did not hold the throttle down.
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 08-09-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By AberrantGenus
Three issues with my 460

I decided to start a new thread since the casting numbers are not important I guess. I posted this in another forum as well.

This is what I know now. I got the truck a couple months ago. 67 F100...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-24-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,033
Posted By AberrantGenus
Oh man. My 460 has an exhaust leak with headers....

Oh man. My 460 has an exhaust leak with headers. This scares the **** out of me. I was going to get new headers and put them on but now I'm afraid to even put a wrench on the rusty old ones..:-X15
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-23-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
Its an aftermarket Weiand Stealth intake.

Its an aftermarket Weiand Stealth intake.
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-23-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
Yes. I made sure to keep it int the same place. I...

Yes. I made sure to keep it int the same place. I also tested it if it were in differnt spots. The only spot it made a differance was in the piston cup. Even then it was only like a 16th inch...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-23-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
Yeah. 4.59 is almost an inch bigger. He did say...

Yeah. 4.59 is almost an inch bigger. He did say it was a blue printed engine. But I wasn't sure because he didn't have any documentation. But now it looks as though he may be right. It doesn't have...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-22-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
Ok. So I measured with a thin dowell rod. Did it...

Ok. So I measured with a thin dowell rod. Did it twice from when the piston is at the bottom of the stroke and when it is at the top of the strok the distance is 4 and 19/32 or 4.59 inches. From what...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-22-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
Ok Awesome. So, i can take the plug out, wooden...

Ok Awesome. So, i can take the plug out, wooden dowel rod, mark the bottom and the top of the stroke? I have to turn the engine some how. Would i do that with a big wrench and turn the crank pulley...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-22-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
Yea, so do i have to take the heads off to do...

Yea, so do i have to take the heads off to do that?
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-22-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
The guy said it has a "mild cam" in it. So it...

The guy said it has a "mild cam" in it. So it lobes a little bit. Once it is warmed up it runs ok but misses some. So i wanted to get new plugs wires and all the goodies to tune it up. The entire...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 07-21-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 761
Posted By AberrantGenus
460 or ?

Bought my truck and the owner said it has a balanced and blue printed 460 out of a 71 Crown Vic. Went to O'Rielly's and tried to get some stuff for it but 460 isn't and option on the 71 Crown Vic. Or...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-12-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 13,850
Posted By AberrantGenus
Wow. Great work. I wish I had the talent to do...

Wow. Great work. I wish I had the talent to do this myself.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-09-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 9,357
Views: 643,289
Posted By AberrantGenus
I guess you cant delete a post. If so tell me how...

I guess you cant delete a post. If so tell me how please.
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