Ford y block identification. I have read and researched past. Identifying your y block the ford y block was introduced in 1954. Y block technical information.
It is nine digits long containing a four letter prefix the generic 6015 ford block number and a single letter engineering designation. As stated ebu is a 239. Technical lincoln home page.
All blocks have 6015 in the block casting number. Specs assembly and other information on the y block and flathead ford engine. Im pretty positive the early ford y blocks were 239ci.
This information is provided to help y block owners identify the engine or parts they have avoid assembly errors and choose the best parts for their next project. It is on the side of the block directly below the cylinder head and above the oil filter. Hes located in el cajon calif.
The y block was introduced in 1954 as 239 in ford cars and trucks and 256 in mercurys. Y block casting numbers. John mummert is a well respected and long time specialist with regard to y block ford engines.
Part casting 1954. Identifying ford y block parts part 1 june 4 2009. Intake manifold casting numbers.
Ecw 9425 b ecg 9425 b. This is found on all blocks and is fords number for an engine block. Y block v8 239 272 292 312 317 341 368 help iding y block engine i need help identifing the engine in my 1960 bluebird bus conversion.
I understand this is probably a question you guys get asked a lot i have researched and read past posts and am still coming up empty. A three digit casting number will be found nearby typically ebu or ecg. Locate the block id number.
Displacement was 239 cu. B6c 9425 b b5a 9425 a. Block identification numbers are generally found on the side of the block above the oil filter location on blocks cast in cleveland.
Bore was 3500 and stroke was 3100 with 6324 connecting rods. How do i tell the difference from the outside on a ford 312 from a 292 i am looking for 312 y block for my 36 roadster what is the best automatic trans to run behind it.