Links for Engine


Brake Specific Fuel Consumption - A really useful concept
http://autospeed.com/cms/title_Brake-Specific-Fuel-Consumption/A_110216/article.html
Use of brake-specific fuel consumption (BSFC) for determining an engine's optimal efficiency at wide-open-throttle (WOT). Real world driving is seldom continually at WOT, though, so the article continues, mixing in throttle application of actual ...more
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Engine

2001-02 Dodge Ram Cummins Engine Specs
http://dodgeram.org/tech/dsl/Facts/01ISBspecs.html
Detailed specs for the 2001 and 2002 Cummins ISB.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Dyno results Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2001, 2002
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500DRW Engine: Dodge 5.9L I6

Studs, and what breaks them - tech discussion - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1036565-studs-and-what-breaks-them-tech-discussion.html
Discussing the V10 exhaust manifold stud failures, including ideas on prevention and causes.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

your take on the new 2011 V8s - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1029054-your-take-on-the-new-2011-v8s.html
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

6.2 V8 vs. 6.8 V10 vs. ??? (gas engines) thread - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1021305-6-2-v8-vs-6-8-v10-vs-gas-engines-thread.html
Thread comparing the new 6.2L V8 vs the 6.8L V10, by folks who have driven or owned both.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Dyno results Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.8L V10

Sad V10 Owner - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1030437-sad-v10-owner.html
A cautionary tale of using Bosch spark plugs, one breaking apart and breaking a valve seat in the #4 cylinder.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine Engine: Ford 6.8L V10

engine revs high - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/938576-engine-revs-high.html
High Idle? Try cleaning the Idle Air Controller (IAC)
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2008, 2009, 2010
Engine: Ford 5.4L V8, 6.8L V10

RV.Net Open Roads Forum: Tow Vehicles: ford ecoboost, in the long run
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/24650856/
Discussion on the long run durability aspects of the ecoboost. Has a detailed discussion on piston cooling.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine Make/Model: Ford F150 Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT