1987 ford f150 engine

Asked by Guru1NH83 Sep 14, 2019 at 02:30 PM about the 1987 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Wondering if this engine seems like it's in okay condition? Would not mind
completely replacing it so it runs smoothly without any issues. thoughts?

5 Answers


The 300 cubic inch (4.9 liter) engines are very good. Can't say what condition yours is in from a photo.


You posted a picture of an engine and are asking people if they think it's ok? Um sure why not. My take is that number 3 cylinder is a little low on compression. I could tell you how I gleaned that from nothing more than a photo but it's a trade secret.


Not to mention the turbo encabulator, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ac7G7xOG2Ag

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