need ideas for more power on a nf fairlane - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Australian Ford's Discussion For Discussing Aussie built Ford's. Falcon, FPV, Territory

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 12-18-13, 06:53 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 2
need ideas for more power on a nf fairlane

hi i have an nf fairlane and i have just rebuilt its 302 windsor ive have put a gt40 cam in it with hardened valves and springs, now its a duell fuel car and i want to increase its power output to over 200kw any cost effective suggestions on what to do?
christosford is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-02-15, 07:37 PM
Registered User
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: en zud brew
Posts: 39
Re: need ideas for more power on a nf fairlane

how fast does your wallet want to go? everything you need is available online for these.

if you really want to go faster forget the standard computer. what happens is, any minor changes (fuel or exhaust) and the computer has a hissy fit.

after you have done that as its the most expensive on your list, any other mods you do to the engne are a lot cheaper.

forget the borg warner diff at the back and swap it for a 9 inch. if you after serious power as the AODe auto. but you can get the aod rebult into a proper racing gearbox. it just takes away the false overdrive gear and will support up to 1200hp.

back to the engine, the easiest and cheapest way to make power is a actually a stroker kit. 1500 bucks and you will have a 347 cubic inches.

next on my list is aftermarket heads when ported, polished and planed will flow really well

then a well designed set of extractors and exhaust let the engine breathe

and a edelbrock 302 efi set up. for breathing in cold air

yes if you do all of these all at once it adds up. but easiest way is do it in stages.

HOMER: can do things the right way, the wrong way or the MAX POWER way!
LISA: isnt the max power way the wrong way?
HOMER: yes but, FASTER!
GOOSEBOY is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Cars and PAG Vehicles > Australian Ford's Discussion
Gear in this thread - Powered by O'Reilly Auto Parts

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

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

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome