1963 Ford Thunderbird 390 6.4L Engine Rebuild
This Ford 390 long block engine came in froze up and rusted with a couple of little birds nest, obviously it had been sitting out in the open for quite some time.
Model: 63 Ford 390 6.4L OHV 16V V8
No worries. It was getting a complete engine rebuild.
Machine Work On the Agenda:
Dismantle and Inspect
Hot Tank parts
Bore and Hone block
Grind Crank and Cam
Valve Job on cylinder heads
Ford 390 Engine Rebuild Kit – New parts we are installing:
Pistons, Rings, Full gasket set, Engine bearings, Freeze plugs, Oil pump, and Timing Set
Check out the engine before shots, caked on grime.
Time to get to work on the engine components for the rebuild.
First we work on the engine block. Bore and Hone the cylinders to the proper size and order the pistons and rings.
Time to assemble the Short Block with the engine kit.
With the Ford 390 Short Block complete, we finish up the Valve Job on the cylinder heads.
These heads were pretty grimy, but with some intense elbow grease, we cleaned them up. Valve Job included: Grind valves, Cut seats, Resurface, Install brass guides, Clean, Paint, and Assemble.
Time to assemble the Ford 390 long block.
Behold, 63′ Ford Thunderbird 390 remanufactured long block engine.
Engine is ready to install. Client was very satisfied with the results.
Machine Shop Services offered for your Ford 390:
Bore and Hone
Crank Grind and Polishing
Cylinder head repairs- Crack repair and welding
Ford 390 Engine Parts Available:
Pistons, Rings, Bearings, Gaskets, Timing Set, Oil Pump, and Valve Train parts.
Plus Water pump, Filters, Head bolt set, etc.
Best pricing is with an Engine Rebuild Kit.
Use the Contact Form for questions or call 818 767-6603.
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