How to rebuild your FORD V8. 351C-351M-400-429-460

How to rebuild your FORD V8. 351C-351M-400-429-460

rebuilding two separate families or series of Ford V8s. Unfortunately they cannot be simply defined as "big-block" or "small-block" engines , but use designations you may be unfamiliar with-"335 Series" and "385 Series ." Engines in the 335 Series are: 351C, 351C Boss, 351C HO,351M and 400. 385 Series engines include: 429, 429CJ, 429SCJ, 429 Police, 460 and 460 Police.

If you have one of the 351 C, 351 M, 400, 429 or 460 Ford vas, this comprehensive book is a must. It walks you through a complete engine rebuild, step-by-step, with minimum use of special tools.

Save money by finding out if your engine really needs rebuilding, or just simple and inexpensive maintenance. Results from diagnosis outlined in this book should be your guide, not the odometer. All rebuilding steps are illustrated from beginning to end. How to inspect parts for damage and wear. How to recondition each part yourself or get the job done right! The most complete source of information identifying major engine parts. Casting numbers, parts description, when a part was used and how it can be interchanged is fully covered in the text, in 20 tables and in 560 photos or drawings. This book will make you the expert!

Do you need to rebuild?
Engine removal
Parts identification and interchange
Tear down
Inspecting and reconditioning the shortblock
Head reconditioning and assembly
Engine assembly
Carburetor and distributor rebuild
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