Ford cam ID ??? - Ford Mustang Forums : Corral.net Mustang Forum
Go Back   Ford Mustang Forums : Corral.net Mustang Forum > Windsor Tech Forums > 5.0/5.8 Engine Tech

Corral.net is the premier Ford Mustang Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-19-2004, 09:25 PM   #1
Registered User

Trader Feedback: (4)
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Gordonville, MO USA
Posts: 2,107

Ford cam ID ???

Trying to get my engine together.
Had bought what I was told was a
stock HO crate motor takeout cam.

Installed it, tried to set the valves
by setting #1 at TDC then going thru
a number of valves by the Ford book.
Trouble is, after doing #1 I & E, it said
to do #4 E, but the valve is part way
open! Got to looking, and the cam
seems to be the 289/302 firing order
and not the 302HO/351 firing order.
Must be a 302 pickup roller motor cam, from what I've read, they kept the 289/302 firing order.

Took it back out, trying to find some
numbers. It's got a yellow paint
stripe by the gear (signifying roller cam, same color as the distrib gear for roller cam), and on the back end
it's got "123" and what looks like
"70-60" or maybe "10-60".

How would I identify a Ford stock
5.0 HO roller cam by looking at it?
Aren't there part #'s or a color
code or SOMETHING!!??

Thanks!
macx is offline  
Digg this Post!Add Post to del.icio.usBookmark Post in TechnoratiTweet this Post!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Mustang Forums : Corral.net Mustang Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:12 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.5.2
© 2010-2011 Corral.net

Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.