How to Install a Ford 4.9 Distributor?

Answer The Ford 4.9-liter engine was a six-cylinder engine first manufactured in 1966 for the F series of Ford pickup trucks. It was used in Ford trucks until 1996, when it was eventually phased out and r... Read More »

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How to Install the Distributor in a Ford 260 CI V8?

The Ford 260 cubic-inch V-8 engine was born out of Lee Iacocca's interest in Ford factory-sponsored racing. Beginning life as the 221 cubic-inch V-8, the 260 was introduced in 1962 and quickly ins... Read More »

How to Install a Distributor on a Ford 5.0?

A distributor in the Ford 5.0 transfers electrical current to the spark plugs in a specific sequence. If the current arrives at the plug out of sequence, the spark plug will try to fire when there ... Read More »

How to Install a 289 Ford Distributor?

First produced in 1963, the 289 quickly became one of Ford's most popular small-block engines of the 1960s. The 289 was used extensively throughout Ford's passenger vehicle line, including the Must... Read More »

How to Install a Ford Ranger Distributor?

The Ford Ranger utilizes two distinct types of ignition systems. Both systems are identified as "thick film integrated systems" (TFI-1V). What differentiates the two is the location of the ignition... Read More »