Ford V8 Engine Identification?

Answer Ford's V8 engines are each part of a family, including: the Y-block, the 90-degree and the 335 series. Spotting a Ford eight-cylinder is easy, but each family has its own identification methods and... Read More »

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Ford 460 Engine Identification?

The Ford 460 cubic-inch engine is a big-block engine manufactured between 1968 and 1996. Best known as the engine that powered Starsky and Hutch's "General Lee" Torino, the 460 was designed for lar... Read More »

Ford Engine Cylinder Identification?

Cylinders are cut from the engine block to house the pistons and handle rapid piston movement. Ford offers 4, 6 and 8-cylinder engines of different sizes, cylinder numbering and firing order. Varia... Read More »

Is the Ford Ranger 2.3-liter engine the same as the engine in the Ford Pinto?

Ford introduced the Pinto engine in 1974. It was used in a variety of vehicles, including the Ford Ranger. Also referred to as the "Lima Engine," because it was produced in Lima, Ohio, it experienc... Read More »

V8 Engine Identification?

V8 engine identification may be hard to do sometimes. Each V8 motor is stamped with an identification number that will tell such things as the make and model of the car, which series the car belong... Read More »