Ford y block identification. Y block casting numbers. A three digit casting number will be found nearby typically ebu or ecg. Ecw 9425 b ecg 9425 b.
Identifying ford y block parts part 1 june 4 2009. Not sure about your s on the back. Intake manifold casting numbers.
All blocks have 6015 in the block casting number. Specs assembly and other information on the y block and flathead ford engine. John mummert is a well respected and long time specialist with regard to y block ford engines.
Block identification numbers are generally found on the side of the block above the oil filter location on blocks cast in cleveland. Part casting 1954. Identifying your y block the ford y block was introduced in 1954.
Its probably been swapped out a time or 2. It is on the side of the block directly below the cylinder head and above the oil filter. The y block was introduced in 1954 as 239 in ford cars and trucks and 256 in mercurys.
Y block technical information. Technical lincoln home page. I have read and researched past.
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. Im pretty positive the early ford y blocks were 239ci. Well i wouldnt go by the manifold.
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. Hes located in el cajon calif. Bore was 3500 and stroke was 3100 with 6324 connecting rods.
Locate the block id number. As stated ebu is a 239. This is found on all blocks and is fords number for an engine block.
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. It is nine digits long containing a four letter prefix the generic 6015 ford block number and a single letter engineering designation.