Mustang Ford Racing Ready to Run 340 HP 306 Cubic Inch Crate Engine Installation 1965-1993
This is it, everyone! - Our biggest install video to date!
If you're familiar with our YouTube videos already, you might recognize
this 1967 convertible, owned by CJ's Doug Geyer. Doug decided the engine
was a bit burnt out, with over 100,000 miles on it, so Bill and the CJ team
are going to be performing an engine swap.
To swap the '67's tired, original engine, Bill will be installing a Ford
Racing Ready to Run 340 horsepower 306 Cubic Inch
This 306 cubic inch is the most popular crate engine in the Ford Racing
lineup, and it features a Holley carburetor, Edelbrock intake, MSD
distributor, and spark plug wires. Furthermore, this engine is top quality
with an OEM precision remanufactured block, along with a cast iron
remanufactured crankshaft and steel connecting rods. Make sure to check out
the part on CJPonyParts.com to see further details.
For installation, the first step is to remove your original engine. Make
sure to follow Bill's instructions and helpful "Tech Tips" to complete this
step properly. Once the engine is out, there are a several components, like
the bellhousing and alternator, that you may want to consider transferring
to the new Ford Racing engine, provided they are still in good and usable
Next, prepare the new engine for installation. This is a bit of a lengthy
process, with several steps that need to be completed correctly, so make
sure to follow along with Bill as he demonstrates all that needs to be
done. Then, give your engine bay a quick cleaning, remove the old engine
mounts, and then install your new 306 cubic inch crate engine.
Once the engine is installed and running correctly, finish your install
project by reinstalling the suspension, filling the radiator, and putting
fluid in the transmission. While this might not be the easiest installation
to perform, the new engine sounds, looks, and runs great in Doug's '67, so
we're confident you'll love Ford Racing's 306 cid in your Mustang, as well!
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