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  1. Factory Five Roadsters
    The engine/transmission in my MKII has never been parallel to the frame. The transmission mount barely lines up. As a result, the side pipes are not straight and the shifter on the transmission is not centered in the tunnel. I can probably fix the side pipe alignment with a couple wedges and...
  2. Parts For Sale / Wanted
    2003 SVT Cobra Donor kit Engine. 32 valve, DOHC, Supercharged/ Intercooled, 4.6L V8. Featuring cast iron block, Kellogg 8 bolt crankshaft, SVT/Manley connecting rods, Eaton supercharger with stock pulley. 39647 Miles. Transmission. Tremec T-56 six speed with MGW shifter. Rear end. IRS, 3.55:1...
  3. GTM Classifieds
    Came off of my crate LS376 - Never used it, brand new! $80 shipped
  4. Ford Modular Engine Roadster Builds
    I'm interested in installing the new Ford flat-plane-crank engine in my MkIII FFR Roadster. Does anyone have any guesses as to how it might fit? I have the 2003 Mach1 4.6L in my car. Is the flat-plane any bigger? Will the engine need to be modified to fit, like with a dry-sump? Will the...
  5. Ford Small Block Engine
    Has any of you tried the engines at Proformance Unlimited? I am pushing toward going with them for my engine for my future coupe, but I Wonder if they work good and if they fit right. If any of you have had any dealings with them for these cars or any others, please let me know your opinion...
  6. Parts For Sale / Wanted
    427 Crate Engine For sale, my Roush 427SRTW polished engine. Fresh off a complete rebuild (new pistons, rings, valves, guides, seals, bearings, camshaft, lifters, water and oil pumps, distributor, and all seals and gaskets. Dynoed at 550/570 hp/tq before rebuild. Feels stronger now. I'm having...
  7. Factory Five '33 Hot Rod Forum by E/T Wheels
    I just ordered by '33 two hours ago. *phew* I'm excited. First off, I'm sorry to post what must be an overly discussed topic but hours (days?) of searching and I haven't really found what I'm looking for. Please feel free to point me in the right direction (prior posts, articles, etc.) as...
  8. FFR Type 65 Coupe
    Great weekend of working with Mark and Matthew Dougherty. It's almost there just a few more small things[/IMG]
  9. Parts For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD For Sale Keith Craft 482 Pond Aluminum Engine. Upgraded steel crank and H-beam rods. I am selling this new, never run engine (dyno'd by Keith) to free up some assets for my business. It has been properly stored in climate controlled storage. I asked Keith for a super reliable cam combo thus...
  10. Big Block Roadster Builds
    _________________________________________________ **** BUILD UPDATES / TABLE OF CONTENTS **** -> 08/07/12 (post #74-75) - Oil Pump & Oil Pan: Prep, Pickup Clearance, Final Install -> 05/27/12 (post #71) - Cylinder Heads: Cleaning & Paint Prep, Painting, Blueprinting, Final Install -> 03/10/12...
  11. Factory Five GTM Forum
    I was planning to install the engine next Saturday with the help of Henry and a few other friends. I have been prepping the engine and decided to give it a shot today.Taking the planning advice from The Stig and Henry alone with the forum, I went for it. It took about an hour because I had to...
  12. Factory Five Roadsters
    Hi everyone! I am new to posting on the site but have been reading almost daily since my dad and I went to roadster build school last year. He is getting ready to buy the kit and we are looking at turnkey engine shops. We have looked at Engine Factory and Proformance, but after looking...
  13. Ford Small Block Engine
    Engine Factory is offering a few different Engine / Transmission Packages for FFR MKIV and Hot Rods going on until 12 /23 /10 . Now is the time lock in your price for 2011. Click onto this Link for our Christmas and Holiday Specials for more details...
  14. Factory Five Roadsters
    Hey everyone, After a long time dealing with other time distractions, I'm now building my engine Ford 331 stroker, roller liters, afr 185 heads, moderately aggressive cam for the roadster. Hoping for 400hp to the wheels. Should be fun. big problem, I can't find the main bearing caps. I asked...
  15. Factory Five Roadsters
    After months of begging crying kicking screaming and excuses, I finally got my motor back... only to find another problem. The oil pan I bought was for a 351. Damn. there is always something. Does anyone need a new stock oil pan for a 351W? I've got an extra. D [/IMG]
  16. Parts For Sale / Wanted
    DSS 306 in Ohio, CHEAP Eagle steel crank, J E pistions 10.0 compression, ford X cam, crane 1.7 roller rockers, 24 pound injectors, 75 mm throttle body, trick flow twisted wedge O ringed heads, trick flow track heat intake, main girdle, windage tray, fly wheel with clutch and pressure...
  17. GTM Classifieds
    I am about to pull the LS1 from my running donor and offer it for sale here. I wanted to give the members the opportunity prior to listing on Ebay and Craigslist. I have a LS6 for my build. The engine runs great and has 60,715 miles on it. I put three of them on it driving it around my...
  18. Ford Small Block Engine
    Can the 427 Ford 351 based engine and the Tremec TR6060 6-Speed Transmission - '05-'09 fit in the MK4? My son is looking at building a MK4 when he returns from Afghanistan.
  19. Factory Five Roadsters
    I would like to get some of your thoughts on the cons of putting 1400hp in a cobra. Everybody says you can't get all that horsepower on the road but is it really as cut and dry as that? In addition to this, what amount horsepower do you guys think is a good combination of something that will...
  20. Factory Five Roadsters
    Hello all, Just starting the planning and am baffled by all the possible engine choices so I thought I would start a new thread asking for pros and cons of each of the engine choices. I searched the archives and could not find one thread that discussed the various possibilities. I didn't want...
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