How to Identify Engine Year for a Ford 302?

Answer The Ford Motor Company has been making V-8 engines to power its vehicles since the 1930s. The Ford V-8 went through many transformations, but the 302 cubic inch V-8 can trace its roots to the 90-de... Read More »

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How to Identify a Ford 312 Engine?

First introduced in the 1957 Thunderbird, Ford's 312 c.i.d. V-8 belongs to the Y-Block engine family. According to Ford-Y-Block, the 312 c.i.d. and 292 c.i.d. blocks were identical and used for bo... Read More »

How to Identify a Ford 428 Engine?

The FE series of Ford engines has not been produced since early 1970. FE engines look the same when viewed from the topside, so inspecting the bottom and sides is essential for a positive identific... Read More »

How to Identify a Ford Industrial Engine?

Ford manufactures engines for nearly every use. Ford industrial engines are in tractors, heavy equipment and numerous machinery applications; the variety manufactured by Ford throughout its history... Read More »

How to Identify a Ford 427 FE Engine Block?

The Ford 427 c.i.d. FE block is the engine introduced in 1963 as a race-only machine, but Ford could not reasonably mass-produce it. Ford then introduced the 428 Cobra-Jet, a more affordable engine... Read More »