How to Hot Rod the Famous Ford Flathead V8Author: Davidson, MikeCode: 50915Price:AU $46.73Format: Paperback / 136 pages Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:15/04/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Author Mike Davidson shows how a flathead engine is tuned and by trying a range of combinations achieves realistic horsepower figures that will assist the reader in gaining positive results from their own engine. Mike dispels a few myths and rumours along the way. Full colour photos and extensive use of dyno charts explain and illustrate every ......
Includes Galaxie, Fairlane, Starliner and CustomAuthor: Kleer, ColinCode: 48665Price:AU $47.06Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Ford's full-size model change from 1959 to 1960 was seen as a big departure from the swerving lines of the 1950s. Slow to start on sales, Ford's full-size production grew year after year, peaking with 648,010 units produced in 1963. It was an all-time best for the Galaxie line and its sister nameplates. Eight appearance and performance offerings ......
Author: Stribling, DaveCode: 48427Price:AU $42.35Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:20/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The Ford Modular engine family is a popular engine swap for 1964-1/2-1973 Mustangs, Fox-Body Mustangs, trucks, hot rods, and other muscle cars because these high-tech engines provide exceptional performance and improved economy compared to their dated counterparts. Found in Mustangs and other Fords since the 1990s, installing a Modular motor in a ......
1970 to 1982Author: Des, HammillCode: 47687Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:05/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The definitive history of 335-Series Cleveland Small Block Ford V8 Engines produced in the USA, Canada and Australia between 1970-1982. Years of meticulous and dedicated research have allowed Des Hammill to collate extensive and accurate information to produce this fully comprehensive, unique technical appraisal of the Ford V8 Cleveland ......
How to Build Max PerformanceAuthor: Smart, JimCode: 47393Price:AU $42.35Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:17/01/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Ford introduced its first "clean slate design" V-8 engines in the early 1990s in Ford, Lincoln, and Mercury models. Known as the "Modular" engine family, the 4.6L engines employed new overhead cams, multi-valve performance, distributorless ignition, and more. This engine had new technology for its time, and it proved to be an extremely durable ......
How to Rebuild and ModifyAuthor: Hermann, MichaelCode: 46270Price:AU $48.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:12/09/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
In Ford Flathead Engines: How to Rebuild & Modify, veteran author Tony Thacker and flathead guru of H&H Flatheads, Mike Herman, take you step-by-step through rebuilding a vintage flathead. One of the most important steps is to actually find a good, usable core; many have been sitting for a very long time and the engine design is prone to cracking. ......
Haynes TechbookAuthor: Haynes TechbookCode: 54964Price:AU $39.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:25/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Included in the Engine Performance Haynes Techbook are these topics:
Choosing a speed shop
Computers and chips
Fuel and induction systems
Cylinder heads, camshafts. and valvetrain
Nitrous oxide, turbos and superchargers
Crate motors ......
Author: George ReidCode: 37609Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CAR TECH Published date:01/11/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
If there is one thing Ford enthusiasts have learned over the years, its that deciphering which Ford parts work with which Ford engines is a far more difficult task than with many other engine families. Will Cleveland heads fit on my Windsor block? Can I build a stroker engine with factory parts? Can I gain compression by using older-model cylinder ......
Everything You Need to Know to Choose, Buy, and Build the Ultimate Flathead V-8Author: Mike BishopCode: 37667Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:16/07/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The ultimate Ford flathead resource for hot rodders and restorers.The last commercially produced Ford Flathead V-8 was cast over 60 years ago. Simple by todays high-tech standards, during its performance reign from the late 30s through the mid 50s, the flathead was unsurpassed for go-fast power on the cheap. It spawned the modern aftermarket ......
How to Rebuild and ModifyAuthor: Morris, Charles R.Code: 31945Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/03/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
As Ford cars grew in both size and weight after WWII, the need for a more powerful and robust engine than the aging flathead was becoming apparent. The successor of the Flathead engine, the Ford Y-block V-8 engine delivered far better performance and it doesnt have the inherent oiling problems of the Flathead. This engine featured deep skirt ......
How to Build for Max PerformnceAuthor: Reid, GeorgeCode: 27012Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:08/07/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
With the influx of aftermarket parts, especially excellent cylinder heads, the 351 Cleveland as well as the 351M and 400M cousins are now seen as great engines to build. This book will walk you through everything you need to know to build a great street or competition engine based on the 351 Cleveland platform.
Author: Pearson, LesCode: 31304Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 368 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:31/01/2013Availability:Sold Out
This book describes in technical detail the complete restoration of a Model 'A' Ford - 1928 to 1931, (left or right hand drive) to its original condition. The information and pictures this book covers over 48 years of restoration advice and tips. The book starts with the complete disassembly of the mechanical parts of the frame. Complete ......
Author: George ReidCode: 25837Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Ford C4 and C6 automatic transmissions have been fitted to millions of production rear-wheel drive cars and trucks since they were introduced in the 1960s (C4 in 1964, C6 in 1966). They remained in production deep into the 1980s, when overdrive-equipped transmissions finally eclipsed them. However, the C4 and C6 still remain incredibly popular ......
Author: Bob McDonaldCode: 25737Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Diesel-powered trucks have never been more popular, and Ford's Power Stroke family of Diesel engines have been a mainstay of the marketplace since they were introduced in 1994. While these engines are well known for their durability and longevity, they still require a rebuild at some point. How to best diagnose, repair, and rebuild these engines ......
Haynes Repair ManualAuthor: Haynes Repair ManualCode: 25260Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/06/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Complete restoration guide covering Ford Mustang for 1964-1/2 thru 1970:
What is a restoration?
Build a rolling stand
Interior and convertible top
Author: Des HammillCode: 25351Price:AU $37.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/02/2012Availability:Available. Please contact us for availability details
Publisher's Notes: Features • Covers 2V and 4V - 302ci, 351ci and 400ci Cleveland V8 engines • Factory specifications of all variants • Design and production history • A hugely popular performance engine for Ford fans, particularly Mustang owners • Information on what matters for high-performance use • Coverage includes NASCAR racing ......
Author: Atomic HotrodsCode: 25012Price:AU $33.95Format: DVD / 90 mins Publisher: ATOMIC HOT ROD Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Sold Out
Producer's notes: A tale of Ford's most influential engine Join Hot Rod Builder and Award Winning Filmmaker Brian Darwas (The Road to Bonneville and The Devil at Your Feet) as he sits down and talks to the world's top engine builders and fabricators about the engine that pioneered a movement, The Ford Flathead. Learn speed secrets from Vern ......
Author: Isaac MastinCode: 23600Price:AU $49.50Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This completely revised and updated edition of HP’s bestselling book on how to build high performance 5.0/5.8L Ford small-block engines—the second most popular engine modified in the aftermarket—contains five new chapters on the latest technology for modifying the cylinder block, heads, camshafts, valve train, exhaust systems, and more.
Author: Barry RabotnickCode: 23427Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: The Ford FE (Ford Edsel) engine is one of the most popular engines Ford ever produced, and it powered most Ford and Mercury cars and trucks from the late 50s to the mid 1970s. For many of the later years, FE engines were used mostly in truck applications, but there has been a renaissance of FE engine in high-performance ......
Author: Charles MorrisCode: 22427Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/11/2009Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: From factory drag racing, to the AC Cobra, to the legendary Mustang, the history of the Ford big-block is a long and storied one. Making its debut in the late 1950s, the Ford FE big-block engine sat between the fenders of factory lightweights, Cobra Jet Mustangs, 427 Cobras, Cougar Eliminators, Talledega Torinos, and Mach ......
Author: George ReidCode: 21577Price:AU $37.50Format: PaperbackPublisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: Since 1991, the popular and highly modifiable Ford 4.6 litre has become a modern-day V-8 phenomenon, powering everything from Ford Mustangs to hand-built hot rods, and the 5.4 litre has powered trucks, SUVs, the Shelby GT500, and more. The wildly popular 4.6 litre has created an industry unto itself with a huge supply of ......
Author: Reid, GeorgeCode: 47378Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:10/11/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This revised and updated color edition of How to Rebuild the Small-Block Ford walks you step by step through a rebuild, including: planning your rebuild, disassembly and inspection, choosing the right parts, machine work, assembling your engine, and first firing and break-in.
Author: Editors of Muscle Mustangs & FCode: 20267Price:AU $32.50Format: Paperback / 154 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Detailed descriptions of how to get more power from Ford small-block and modular V8s as fitted to a wide range of cars from classic Mustangs and Cobras to the latest Mustangs, not to mention a whole range of other Ford products including the Australian Falcon and Falcon GT.If you need more power from your Ford V8, for street or track, this book is ......
Author: Max ElleryCode: 20504Price:AU $49.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: ELLERY PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/06/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This manual describes how to restore 1966-1979 Ford Falcons (XR, XT, XW, XY, XA, XB AND XC). It includes descriptions of engine rebuilding (6-cylinder and V8 engines), transmission, suspension and steering rebuilds and restoration of bodywork. It includes GT, Hardtop and Cobra models.
Author: Sean HylandCode: 19724Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/01/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
When the 96 Mustang came out with the 4.6-liter V-8, some performance enthusiasts were scared away by its technology. But those days are long gone. Ford added horsepower and torque to its 2- and 4-valve V-8s over the years, and the number and quality of available aftermarket performance parts has exploded.
Author: Holdener, RichardCode: 46853Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/04/2007Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Written by engineers from the Ford Racing division, this book provides detailed instructions as well as specific parts lists and assembly techniques for short-track versions of Ford's 351. It also includes the build lists for low dollar engines, late-model motors, machining and assembly procedures.
Author: EllerysCode: 11039Price:AU $62.50Format: Paperback / 264 pages Publisher: ELLERY PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/01/2005Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Australian produced workshop manual covering Ford transmissions from 1960 to 2001. Transmissions covered include the AOD, BW35/40, LE85/91/93/95/97, C4, C5, C6, C9 & C10, FMX, M51, three speed synchro & non-synchro, four speed and five speed single rail, top loader 4 speed, T5 & M57 five speeds.
Author: George ReidCode: 14448Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Sold Out
Ford's small block V8s come in a variety of sizes, but the most common is the 302 cubic inch. However, many Ford owners would like a bigger engine without shoehorning a heavy big block engine in. This book is for them. It tells how to expand your small block Ford to over 400 cubic inches for more power and torque. There is advice on which block ......
Author: Hyland, SeanCode: 46546Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/06/2004Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A guide to building and modifying Ford's 2 & 4-valve 4.6/5.4 liter engines. You will learn everything from block selection & crank-shaft preparations, to cylinder head & intake manifold modifications. Also outlines eight recommended power packages with step-by-step buildup of a naturally aspirated, 405 horsepower Cobra engine.
For Road and TrackAuthor: Des HammillCode: 37198Price:AU $55.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:24/05/2003Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This text gives practical advice on how to power tune a high-performance version of Fords 4-cylinder 1600, 1800 and 200 cc Pinto engine which has been used in Fords most popular cars (Escort, Capri, Cortina, Sierra) over many years. Whether the reader wants a fast road car or to go racing, Des Hammill explains, without using technical jargon, how ......
Author: Frank OddoCode: 9479Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 154 pages Publisher: CALIFORNIA BILLS Published date:01/07/2002Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
From stock rebuilds to high horsepower modified engines, this book deliveres instructions on every facet of rebuilding your flathead V8. Crystal clear photos make every step easy to understand & follow, including block reconditioning, new oil seals, manifolds, superchargers and electronic ignitions. Contains essential details on how to install ......
Author: Bill BallardCode: 12689Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: ELLERY PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/07/2002Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This book is a comprehesive guide to the identification and restoration of the small Fords built in England and Australia up to 1961. It is an invaluable guide to the collector or restorer. Even if you don't have a small Ford, it is fun to browse through it.
Haynes TechbookAuthor: Haynes TechbookCode: 6999Price:AU $39.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2001Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This excellent Haynes manual covers the fundamentals, diagnosis, overhaul and modification of Ford C3, C4, C5, C6 and AOD automatic transmissions. It is an invaluable guide for anyone contemplating rebuilding any of these Ford automatics.
Author: Holdener, RichardCode: 46544Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Details of the effects of modifications and aftermarket bolt-ons on the performance of Ford's famous 5.0 liter engine. For Ford enthusiasts and racers.
Author: Tom MonroeCode: 3720Price:AU $49.50Format: PaperbackPublisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This is a complete guide to rebuilding the Ford small-block V8 in 221, 255, 260, 289, HP289, 302, Boss 302 and 351 cubic inch sizes and models. It covers parts identification and interchange, disassembly, short block and cylinder head reconditioning, engine and cylinder head assembly, installation and tune-up. It is an invaluable aid to any ......