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VINTAGE BUILD: FORD FE SIDE OILER

VINTAGE BUILD: FORD FE SIDE OILER

WE BUILD A VINTAGE FE USING PERFORMANCE AFTERMARKET HEADS, INTAKE, ETC. by Mike Mavrigian all photos by author The “old” Ford 427 FE side oiler has regained its popularity among both racers and street rod/custom car builders, especially for Cobra replica builders. This blast from the past is back with a vengeance.The Ford 427 “side [...]

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DRY SUMP OIL SYSTEMS

DRY SUMP OIL SYSTEMS

DRY SUMP OIL SYSTEMS Efficient lubrication plus reduction of parasitic power loss. By Mike Mavrigian photos by author ENGINE OILING A street engine, and many race engines, utilize a “wet sump” system to deliver pressurized oil to the engine’s internal rotating and reciprocating assemblies. Engine oil is stored in the oil pan sump (the big [...]

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