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by Chris430
Fri 22. Sep 2017, 21:53
Forum: Tutorials Tips Tricks and How To. Written By Board Members
Topic: Fuel Pump Cam to Timing Cover Interference
Replies: 2
Views: 2150

Re: Fuel Pump Cam to Timing Cover Interference

Just scrapped a stock 58 pump with a broken flange. I did keep the rear cover bolts.
Thanks for posting.
by Chris430
Wed 16. Aug 2017, 07:35
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: Found A Pair Of 59 430 Marine Engines, Question On Cooling
Replies: 0
Views: 147

Found A Pair Of 59 430 Marine Engines, Question On Cooling

I found a pair of Chris-Craft 430s. I am questioning the cooling system route. Were the water dividers clocked to run the coolant to the back of the block and forward to the front of the head and back through the rear of the intake? 00m0m_fYlG1DQl8bo_1200x900.jpg 00p0p_6i87qEUU1eU_1200x900.jpg 00x0x...
by Chris430
Tue 20. Jun 2017, 19:43
Forum: MEL Engine Ignition and General Electrical Topics
Topic: 65-68 MEL Distributors Self Oiling?
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Re: 65-68 MEL Distributors Self Oiling?

Does anyone not understand what I am asking?



Apparently no one knows if a 65-68 distributor has the trap door. As soon as I locate a photo or a distributor I will post.
by Chris430
Sat 3. Jun 2017, 08:16
Forum: MEL Engine Aftermarket Parts
Topic: Serpentine Kit
Replies: 1
Views: 402

Re: Serpentine Kit

I know it probably doesn't exist, at least I have never found it, but does anyone make a serpentine kit to dress up a 430 MEL? I'm building a 1963 hot rod lincoln and I would love to make some visual enhancements in the engine compartment. Thanks, Andy FE crank spacer fits on a 430 crankshaft. If y...
by Chris430
Tue 30. May 2017, 01:10
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: 39 Ford Coupe with Stroked 430 RUNS!!!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 331

Re: 39 Ford Coupe with Stroked 430 RUNS!!!!!

Loap sounds good. Looking forward to the strip footage.
by Chris430
Sat 27. May 2017, 22:17
Forum: MEL Engine Aftermarket Induction
Topic: Carburetor / partssourcing
Replies: 1
Views: 2273

Re: Carburetor / partssourcing

RON DAYTONA PARTS COMPANY 1191 TURNBULL BAY ROAD NEW SMYRNA BEACH, FL 32168 PH:386-427-7108 FX:386-423-8528 http://www.daytonaparts.com ****************************************************************** Ford Holley Tri-Power (6V)Technical Information http://www.ford6v.com/ *************************...
by Chris430
Sun 21. May 2017, 08:37
Forum: MEL Engine Ignition and General Electrical Topics
Topic: 65-68 MEL Distributors Self Oiling?
Replies: 1
Views: 258

65-68 MEL Distributors Self Oiling?

Before I do an electronic conversion on my C4VE distributor I want to know if a 65-68 MEL distributor is self oiling.
Thanks
by Chris430
Wed 17. May 2017, 05:45
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: Cylinder Head Exhaust Ear Repair Success Rate?
Replies: 0
Views: 383

Cylinder Head Exhaust Ear Repair Success Rate?

Judging by what I have in front of me and what I have seen on a couple of other Lincolns it is a combination of a bad exhaust manifold design, double gasketing and over tighting. With the heads exhaust ports are kind of thin closest to the valve cover rail I am curious on the success rate of repairs...
by Chris430
Mon 8. May 2017, 07:02
Forum: Introduce Yourself and Show us Your Ride
Topic: Re-Introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 169

Re: Re-Introduction

Hello. That 430/51 will be a mean project, but Ford left us pleanty of wheel space on the stepsides. Looking forward to seeing the progress.

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