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Check out Kalvinator Engines: http://www.kalvinatorengines.com 

For those of you not aware, the engine in my #FairmontProject has a name, #DarkMatterPikachu. Here's how it got that name.

This is another video in the Engine Series for the #FairmontProject. In this installment we talk about the engine block I got from World Products, the Man o War. It's a vast improvement over the stock 302 block and should handle the boost I plan to put to it.

There are so many great things about this block. Even after it wears out in it's current build, I'll have plenty to machine out to start over and make it bigger and badder than before. In summary, this is a killer engine block as you'll see in the video.

Kalvinator Engines: http://www.kalvinatorengines.com 

Check out World Products Ford Engine Blocks: https://www.theengineshop.com/products/engine-blocks/font-sizeinch2inchsbf-blocks-font/ 

The #FairmontProject playlist: https://www.ericthecarguy.com/fairmont-videos 

Camera: Brian Kast

Thanks for watching.

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Discussion about this video: https://www.ericthecarguy.com/kunena/18-The-EricTheCarGuy-Video-Forum/66069-darkmatterpikachu-s-engine-block#177521

Engine Details

Displacement: 363cid

The Block: http://www.pbm-erson.com/Catalog/PBM/Block%20Kits/KITSBK-29 

The Crank: http://www.pbm-erson.com/Catalog/PBM/Clearance/PBM85207 

The Heads: https://performanceparts.ford.com/part/M-6049-X302 
Compression: 8.9:1

The Cam: Comp Cams custom grind: 222@.050" 222@.050 .357"lobe lift .571" valve lift (1.6 rocker) .351" lobe lift .562" valve lift (1.6 rocker) 114º separation 4ºadvance

Modified: Edelbrock Performer RPM intake

The Carburetor: https://www.holley.com/products/fuel_systems/carburetors/demon/mighty_demon/parts/5402020BT 

The Distributor: https://www.msdperformance.com/products/distributors/ford/parts/8582 

The Ignition: https://www.msdperformance.com/products/ignitions/street_and_strip/parts/6462 

The turbo Kit: http://www.on3performance.com/shop/1987-93-mustang-gtcobra-5-0-foxbody-turbo-system/

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Why I replaced the engine block:

Previous video in the series:

#DarkMatterPikachu on the Dyno:

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