Difference between Australian and American Windsors? - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
» Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > Engine Specific Tech > Windsor Tech
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-12-2003, 22:56   #1 (permalink)
8 cylinder symphony
 
b-juggles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Sydney
Posts: 1,348
Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

Hey,

I was just wondering if there are any differences (physical, computer etc) between the australia 302 windsor and the 302 windsors used in the states in say mustangs etc?

Particular interested in 1991-1997 oz v8 information.

Also, what other cars in the states run 302 windsors - F150's, expeditions? Need to know as I want to buy some parts from ebay but not sure they will fit!!!

Thanks
b-juggles is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 08-13-2003, 21:20   #2 (permalink)
Two SC 61's = trouble
 
ebxr8240's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Penrith,nswAus/Morrinville.NZ
Age: 61
Posts: 6,360
Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

They are all U.S made. The eec 4 versions will run Aust engines..Mustang 5 Windsor litre engines used eec4.. Explorer went eec5 so depends what engine was in..
The fault codes are different etc but work on either..As long as it's maf metered not map from F series etc..
__________________
Don't be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the Ark...Professionals built the Titanic!
.
Tuned & maintained by "Peppertree Perfmormance". Dart block, Scat 4340 steel crank, Custom C.P pistons.Oliver rods.. Mal Wood twin plate clutch.. Twin SC61/2's,482 rwkw/ 645 rwhp..
Passengers, myocardial infarction material..
R.I.P Possum...

Last edited by ebxr8240; 08-13-2003 at 21:22.
ebxr8240 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-13-2003, 23:41   #3 (permalink)
8 cylinder symphony
 
b-juggles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Sydney
Posts: 1,348
Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

what about physically...I could have sworn i saw a pic of an engine with the tb on the other side of the car ie driver instead of passenger side...
b-juggles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2003, 02:32   #4 (permalink)
Registered User
 
351efiXF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Brisbane
Age: 36
Posts: 66
Re: Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

Quote:
Originally Posted by hot_eb
what about physically...I could have sworn i saw a pic of an engine with the tb on the other side of the car ie driver instead of passenger side...
The manifold upper can be reversed so that the TB faces the other way. I think most in the States are built like that.
__________________
The XF is gone Injected 351W looking for a new home.......

FOR SALE: XH "outback" ute, 5 speed, hydratrack lsd.
PM for details.
351efiXF is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2003, 02:34   #5 (permalink)
Two SC 61's = trouble
 
ebxr8240's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Penrith,nswAus/Morrinville.NZ
Age: 61
Posts: 6,360
Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

Yes they are the other way around but they are the same.May have more exhaust crap and extra smog sh!t like air pumps etc.Yes some have the inlet turned to the front also but bassically the same..
Put it this way if you had a blown Aussy mill it could be replaced with a U.S mill with some changes as you said to inlet etc...
__________________
Don't be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the Ark...Professionals built the Titanic!
.
Tuned & maintained by "Peppertree Perfmormance". Dart block, Scat 4340 steel crank, Custom C.P pistons.Oliver rods.. Mal Wood twin plate clutch.. Twin SC61/2's,482 rwkw/ 645 rwhp..
Passengers, myocardial infarction material..
R.I.P Possum...
ebxr8240 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2003, 17:12   #6 (permalink)
8 cylinder symphony
 
b-juggles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Sydney
Posts: 1,348
Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

ok, thanks
b-juggles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2003, 22:18   #7 (permalink)
8 cylinder symphony
 
b-juggles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Sydney
Posts: 1,348
Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

oh one last question...if tb was on the other side, was air filter on the same side, or other side opposite the tb if that makes any sense
b-juggles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-14-2003, 22:36   #8 (permalink)
8 cylinder symphony
 
b-juggles's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Sydney
Posts: 1,348
Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

and did 89-93 mustangs run a MAF? I'm pritty sure 94-95 ones did...

can anyone confirm

Last edited by hot_eb; 08-14-2003 at 23:18.
b-juggles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-15-2003, 03:08   #9 (permalink)
Two SC 61's = trouble
 
ebxr8240's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Penrith,nswAus/Morrinville.NZ
Age: 61
Posts: 6,360
Re: Difference between Australian and American Windsors?

88 on run maf.[depends alittle on state]
Cleaner is usually on same side as a/cleaner.
__________________
Don't be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the Ark...Professionals built the Titanic!
.
Tuned & maintained by "Peppertree Perfmormance". Dart block, Scat 4340 steel crank, Custom C.P pistons.Oliver rods.. Mal Wood twin plate clutch.. Twin SC61/2's,482 rwkw/ 645 rwhp..
Passengers, myocardial infarction material..
R.I.P Possum...
ebxr8240 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > Engine Specific Tech > Windsor Tech



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Falcon GTs in USA Falchoon The Pub 16 08-13-2003 20:23
Australian Stories in the 100-year history of Ford RPO83 The Pub 19 06-04-2003 08:28
Put another shrimp on the barbie -- American automakers are going Australian. Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 0 05-14-2003 08:55
An oldie.. but a goodie XR8chic The Pub 8 10-14-2001 00:39
Cougar shouldn't have replaced Probe 96 PSE The Pub 31 04-06-2001 11:57

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:37.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.