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by chad
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Block swap questions
Replies: 33
Views: 814

Block swap questions

bubba22349 wrote:For some adistional info on block swaps see link below.
Ford Small Six Block Differences
viewtopic.php?f=1&t=80022&p=620619#p620619

Lookin good Mr Bubs !
Man is doin some work !
Autos'n Mannys.
:nod:
by chad
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Exhaust Pipe Flange/Ring installation
Replies: 3
Views: 30

Exhaust Pipe Flange/Ring installation

as usual "Pic's wortha...". Can't quite tell where ur at. If U have what we call the donut (a round sided continuous circle like a pony tail rubber band) that's correct for the end of the down pipe offa the exh manifold. It just lays in there as I remember & is pressed (held ) in place...
by chad
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: something went wrong
Replies: 46
Views: 819

something went wrong

",,,residue on head,,," I was thinkin - the head has 'plugs' too' (2 ends of log & may B others) so thought U might have gotten them (correct motor, wrong location). U seem straight now? residue...is it metal? snot? Possibly either can come off w/wire brush ( hand held or machine). If ...
by chad
Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: something went wrong
Replies: 46
Views: 819

missing 'wedding ring'

WoW. I'd like to hear more abt that.
Don't do anything that would squash a longer term relationship wid dis guy !
In fact when U C him tell'em I'll name my 1st son after him if I can get the 2 'lift eyes' offa his motor...
:thumbup:
by chad
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: something went wrong
Replies: 46
Views: 819

something went wrong - need 'wedding ring', cam spacer

local school? prt sm enuff to mail - further away machinist? national shop? Post in our Wanted as guys sell "rusty motors' & other things they don't want. Many 'bronK' vendors throw away the i6 (there R over a doz nationally) to in- stall SBF. Hit up any of the guys in the BB form by PM, we...
by chad
Fri Jun 14, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Valve Cover Studs Part #. FYI
Replies: 12
Views: 334

Valve Cover Studs Part #. FYI

U could use the "...serrated flange nut ..."with those support tabs that spread out the force (keep the vc from bending).
They would dig into the tab rather than the vc paint?
by chad
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 1908 on a 200 cid 6 cylinder engine
Replies: 9
Views: 168

1908 on a 200 - run issue

"...not very knowledgeable..." stick w/us. Never did a carb rebuild till I got the guidance here a decade ago. The float can B adj w/o removal frm engine on that 1908 I believe. "...how many turns..." each is different but yer right, can B relatively close look it all up on Mike'...
by chad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 1908 on a 200 cid 6 cylinder engine
Replies: 9
Views: 168

1908 on a 200

Chad have you used the Holley 1908 with a 200cid? Hey! no, wish I hada 200 (several 170s & 250s). Like the YF, RBS. The 200 could usea 2v likea Autolite/Motorcraft 2100 ora Holley 2300. My choice would B a H/W 32/36. Anyway, the 1908 is the 1 many put the glass bowl on, no? Would U like to disa...
by chad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 1908 on a 200 cid 6 cylinder engine
Replies: 9
Views: 168

Holley 1908/200 3.3

good info on Mike's carbs on-line (rebuild vids, round about research on jet sz for 200, rebuild kits for sale).
I'm wonderin if U have the float set @ correct hight, cleanliness of fuel/filter, a piece of grit in there, a LOM/SCV mismatch...
https://www.carburetor-parts.com/FordMe ... _1118.html
by chad
Tue Jun 11, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: DSII headbanger
Replies: 15
Views: 337

start, run problems / new components

"...TDC on compression stroke re-checked..."
on which cyl & w/rotor pointed where?

Hang in , we're gettin closer !
by chad
Mon Jun 10, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Should I Use a Billet Flywheel?
Replies: 17
Views: 376

Should I Use a Billet Flywheel?

Mike- for the Quicktime MD-401-8050 - Modern Driveline sez: "...250 motor 303 transmission Desired transmission: T5z Drive '93 or earlier, Ford Motorsport Note: the requested bell, MD-401-8050 with either a 7 or 9 o'clock for position is available but will not fit the above block. This quote is...
by chad
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Air flow (PVC) through valve cover confusion
Replies: 6
Views: 166

Re: Air flow (PVC) through valve cover confusion

some of those 'caps' have a nipple/tube that the hose friction fits for the rubber line that goes to A/c housing (frm frnt of V/C). Back (I think I saw ur pic) U have is OK,,,just the hose to somewhere below throttle blade (on carb or log). I don't think I saw the PCV valve in it, tho. That would B ...
by chad
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: DSII headbanger
Replies: 15
Views: 337

DSII headbanger

I have even less knowledge than U Six, so hesitated to 'get in the way' here. But do see some others @ this point get blocked. The "pink wire" may B the trouble spot? I think it is a powered wire (from the ign switch?) that also functions as a resistor? Or something like that - hope this i...
by chad
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: What did you do to your car this weekend?
Replies: 57
Views: 5857

What did you do to your car this weekend?

good 4 U. That's a tough one BUT U didn't ruin the threads in the hole (head).
There's work-a-rounds 4 it but U saved yer a$$
by chad
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks, Bell Housings, & Trans Combos
Replies: 20
Views: 506

The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks and Bell Housing Combos

"...How much does one of those weigh? ..." '70 Ford 500 wagon - "Curb weight (without a driver):1860 kg / 4101 lbs" (302 motor though) '65 stang Curb weight (without a driver):1189 kg / 2621 lbs '69 stang: Curb weight (without a driver):1295 kg / 2855 lbs 231 # difference, well t...
by chad
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: What's a good idle RPM?
Replies: 11
Views: 290

Re: What's a good idle RPM?

Link sez: Precision, New Hampton.
lists out a full function site for me.
Ck yer system, Seth?
by chad
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks, Bell Housings, & Trans Combos
Replies: 20
Views: 506

Perhaps this should B in Bronk Busters

my bet? many will agree.
Back in the day (factory/customer) that 300 (a 240) wuz a 'truck' engine.
Today we see the bronc application of these 2 as appropriate.

The 250 wuz a response to the heaver '69 stang, no?
by chad
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks, Bell Housings, & Trans Combos
Replies: 20
Views: 506

The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks and Bell Housing Combos

not sure if stuff like this helps: https://picclick.com/Ford-Aluminum-Bell-Housing-E0ZR-6392-AA-Application-Unknown-OEM-142065480057.html there's plenty of it out there. I all ways wonder if we should collate it here on the site (repetition) for our members. Takes some concentrated effort to weed th...
by chad
Thu Jun 06, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks, Bell Housings, & Trans Combos
Replies: 20
Views: 506

Re: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks and Bell Housing Combos

Hi Chad, I thought all Ford six Broncos were 3 speeds, with a 170. I don't think Ford put in a 200. The C4 only came on the V8. I'm thinking you got a 250 and C4 later on. Any sign of the 3 speed stuff left in there? Good luck Sorry, "No" and "No". Bronk hada 200 in '73'n4 only....
by chad
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Order of execution on a build
Replies: 44
Views: 1938

Order of execution on a build

Still like'n da title of this thread... For me? car-part dot com is all ways my 1st 'go to' http://www.car-part.com/cgi-bin/search.cgi I just selected a late model & Kansas as I don't know where U live. If seeking a very slo'n low cost shipper PM... EDIT: I now C & remember U R in SoCal. Jus...
by chad
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks, Bell Housings, & Trans Combos
Replies: 20
Views: 506

The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks and Bell Housing Combos

U Go Mike, thanks !

The early Bronco had the option of an automatic transmission C4 from 1973-77.
Thnx Bubba.
by chad
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Order of execution on a build
Replies: 44
Views: 1938

Order of execution on a build

just fyi: I C the heads done by the nationals, Bubs -
(C Jegs now. Summitt just stoped...)

Yes, a slieved block is fine
by chad
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks, Bell Housings, & Trans Combos
Replies: 20
Views: 506

The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks and Bell Housing Combos

not to duplicate modern drive (or whoever) but how bout C4 info...?
My bronk (any of them) may have the only pan fill C4s that were made?
by chad
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks, Bell Housings, & Trans Combos
Replies: 20
Views: 506

The Differences in Small Six Ford Blocks and Bell Housing Combos

"Oh the tail of whoa we weave" !
I can't weave my spell cuz it involved my 1st break job
('64 Dart waggy while using liilcid drugs/as an impoverished college student)
but add a decade to Brother Mike's story...
by chad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 9:25 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Air flow (PVC) through valve cover confusion
Replies: 6
Views: 166

Air flow (PVC) through valve cover confusion

all agreed.
This is a repost to ur other thread.
Closed is best (I like ele choke too rather than the asbestos lill tube going dwn to get heat frm the ex. manny)
Just sayin again - to get correct PCV valve for Y/M/M.
Clear? if not keep talkin~
by chad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Throttle plate question
Replies: 15
Views: 4786

Re: Throttle plate question

I have an Autolite 1101 on a 1969 250 Mustang, automatic I have been tracking down a vacuum leak and the cigar test revealed smoke emitting from around the lever pump. sure enough. The entire throttle plate shimmies back and forth in the carb housing. Has anyone come across this problem before? Is ...
by chad
Tue Jun 04, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Advance 101
Replies: 25
Views: 713

Vacuum Advance 101

looks good...
intake opening @ the head light? Where?
What kinda 'bucket' or scoop does it have?
Nice to see the red steada the lght blue...
(I luv pic!)
by chad
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: 250 Engine Length?
Replies: 7
Views: 289

250 Engine Length?

"...Ford 2300..."
Plez don't kick the 23 or 2500 Lima or pinto engine.

See MechRick's mods:
https://fordsix.com/viewtopic.php?f=13&t=72863
"D" shaped heads do it...
:thumbup:
by chad
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Mallory unilite
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Mallory unilite

pink wire is how Ford avoided ballast resistors I believe.
It looks like ' lavron " just posted on this in : 'My Budget 250 build' thread (C index page)
by chad
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Do we really need a modern ignition?
Replies: 36
Views: 1053

Do we really need a modern ignition?

luv the VC fasteners, fuel pump, draft tube, Offie intake (is it?) and all the red !
If that's a 4 Speed I'm jealous ! (I guess they're only 'top loaded'?).
by chad
Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Do we really need a modern ignition?
Replies: 36
Views: 1053

Re: Do we really need a modern ignition?

lotta talk abt remmin out the dizzy hole 4 a DSII dizzy or
lathe dwn the bottom of it (the dizzy) either to use in a pre '66 block.
Upgrade to the HEI 4 pin or DSII box...
So no, only 1/2 a jacked thread.
by chad
Thu May 30, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Do we really need a modern ignition?
Replies: 36
Views: 1053

need 4 a modern ignition

well said mah bruddah - performance (MPGs'n pep). Is that not the restomod mantra? EDIT : Somehow my browser pointed me back here... I don't like the look of the MSD box. Reminds me - we use our own senses on that balance (resto v mod) to produce our end product. Take what U want Charlie, leave the ...
by chad
Thu May 30, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Advance 101
Replies: 25
Views: 713

Vacuum Advance 101

So, wrk w/the initial? ck in with the mechanical (weights/springs)...leave vac till last...?
(of course w/carb tuning as well)
by chad
Thu May 30, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Do we really need a modern ignition?
Replies: 36
Views: 1053

Re: Do we really need a modern ignition?

:!:
So, "No" Mr. CC...
4 me? I'm not sure...its a race
between the end of the world and end of me (I'm 67 y/o) !!!
by chad
Wed May 29, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Holley 1909 woes
Replies: 3
Views: 184

Re: Holley 1909 woes

"...the shaft holes..." wuz Bubs talin bout wear on the sides (C quote) such that air seeps in? if so: That would B a 're-bush kit' sold on fleebay (& havin a good thread here on the site) cheeper than a carb but requiring a removal'n some of that precious time U mention. The shaft is ...
by chad
Wed May 29, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Major forum upgrade coming soon!
Replies: 23
Views: 5884

no issue justa change

Just an FYI:
Finding I need an extra step here (not new site).
Need to log in each time I select the ford6 mail in my in-box.
I clic on it, that goes to this site for a log-in, that opens the msg/post.
Usta just open the msg when clicked on in box.

:beer:
by chad
Tue May 28, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: something went wrong
Replies: 46
Views: 819

Re: something went wrong

no. no tention (till cornering).
Remove pan, fulsh. Look @ particles for more info, ck screen...
by chad
Tue May 28, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Exhaust size and muffler type
Replies: 12
Views: 385

Exhaust/muffler choices

Matt hasa long history w/exhaust systems frm B4 VI...
Ck out what he has...
by chad
Tue May 28, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Advance 101
Replies: 25
Views: 713

Vacuum Advance 101

"...you can't go by the same year application..."
However, U can - w/correct application (200 v 250) motor for that yr for your PCV valve. I say this as I saw a pic of the rear valve cover (I think it was your engine) w/a hose connected from back valve cover w/o a pcv in it.
by chad
Tue May 28, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Exhaust size and muffler type
Replies: 12
Views: 385

muffler type

'S Y the turbo style is suggested
by chad
Tue May 28, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Exhaust size and muffler type
Replies: 12
Views: 385

"X: pipe exhaust section

Matt's got 2 or 3 different Kinds:

https://www.vintageinlines.com/exhaust

these vehicles require a lill different shape for the "X".
Geta 2 inch for the upgrades U mentioned for later...
by chad
Mon May 27, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Advance 101
Replies: 25
Views: 713

Re: Vacuum Advance 101

Also Chad, not sure if I sucked too hard on the lines and lost brain cells but the links you sent are not working for me. Seth nails it in #7 post. The links wrk & don't wrk... Not sure what's goin on w/them. Have linked here B4, will stop now...too bad. were good. Many/most Qs can B answ in th...
by chad
Sun May 26, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Exhaust size and muffler type
Replies: 12
Views: 385

Exhaust size and muffler type

2 inch in a dual full run set ( for a 200 )
(I'm not up on the X pipe use, but hvve read a lill on benifit).
theres too many opinions on muff sound,
I'd just try a turbo for performance. Save the CB? may B as resonators?
by chad
Sun May 26, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: something went wrong
Replies: 46
Views: 819

trouble shooting

y remove head?...no need 4 that in my mind...
by chad
Sun May 26, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Ford 200 CI Front Seal Removal and Installation
Replies: 13
Views: 420

Ford 200 CI Front Seal Removal and Installation

observe 4 cracks, missing gaskets, over sized bolt hole'n incorrect/damaged bolts. "No" silicone or other snot on the bolts - is not regular. Some1 musta put in extra energy due to leak? Ck out the gasket series I posted as they R "repair sets" 4 just what U R doing (tryin to sav...
by chad
Sun May 26, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: something went wrong
Replies: 46
Views: 819

something went wrong

must ck 4 all valve related events now? Almost re-degree the cam?
by chad
Sun May 26, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Vacuum Advance 101
Replies: 25
Views: 713

Vacuum Advance 101

welcome back - I B membah ya more frm ur name than the pic U use for an avatar. here's one or 2 just shared: https://www.fordmuscle.com/archives/...ming/index.php http://vb.foureyedpride.com/showthre...r-Timing-Guide The "pride" one (2nd) is frm a sister site (used some late model 200's in...
by chad
Fri May 24, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: 144-250 "Small Block" Six Performance
Topic: Ford 200 CI Front Seal Removal and Installation
Replies: 13
Views: 420

oil leak: Front of engine

clean it up, don't run it, watch a few days for the leak?
No sign? disconnect fan belt (no fan) run & watch?
That may locate exact area...

AutoZone hasa exploded diagram on-line (store or home) "DataGen" or some such name...

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