Is a Ford 352 a good motor?

How much horsepower does a Ford 352 have?

Engine Specifications

The Ford 352 is considered a big block engine. The bore and stroke are 4.0 by 3.5 inches. The compression ratio for the 220-horsepower engine is 8.9:1.

What is the difference between a 352 and 390?

A 360 is easy to convert to a 390, the block is the same, you need only a 390 rotating assembly. The 352 block will usually bore safely to a standard 390 bore, but not a 390 over bore.

What is Ford’s worst motor?

Ford Powerstroke 6.0L V8 TurboDiesel

Available in Super Duty trucks from 2003 to 2007, this engine has the dubious reputation of being amongst the worst Ford ever produced. Diesel engines should be reliable and cheap to maintain. After all, they’re made for hard work. But the 6.0L Powerstroke was anything but.

What year was the 352 made?

Introduced along with the 332 in 1958, the 352 is generally remembered as being a two-barrel workhouse powering countless full-sized Fords.

What is the difference between a Ford 351 and 352 engine?

A 351W can stand higher rpm use at the same power level with stock parts than a 352, you will need better rods. The 352-360 rod is pretty weak. If you build a 390 with post ’66 stock rods and ARP bolts the field is evened up.

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Will a 390 intake fit a 352?

Any 352 or 390 iron OEM intake will fit your 390 or vice-versa. Gaskets: all the same. Weight is one big advantage as the FE intake design makes it about the heaviest of all V-8 intakes. That and certain designs of alum.

What is Ford’s most reliable motor?

The 6.7-Liter Power Stroke Turbodiesel V8 is a Ford truck engine most reliable.

What is the best f250 Motor?

The 7.3 liter Powerstroke is the most reliable

Therefore, the absence of emissions controls on the engine makes it far less complicated. This contributes to the reliability of the 7.3 liter Powerstroke found in models such as the 2000 Ford F-250 diesel pickup truck.