1968 289 2V - Code C

DISPLACEMENT 289 CUBIC INCHES
BORE x STROKE 4.000" x 2.870"
HORSEPOWER 195@4400 RPM
SPARK PLUGS ORIG AUTOLITE TYPE: BF42 -- GAP: 0.034"
DISTRIBUTER POINT DWELL: 27 DEG. -- POINT GAP: 0.021"
TIMING MAN TRANS: 6 DEG. BTDC -- AUTO TRANS: 6 DEG. BTDC
INTAKE VALVE OPENS: 15 DEG. BTDC
FUEL PRESSURE 4 - 6 PSI
OIL PRESSURE 35 - 60 PSI
IDLE SPEED MAN TRANS: 700 RPM -- AUTO TRANS: 550 RPM
FIRING ORDER 1-5-4-2-6-3-7-8 (SEE DIAGRAM BELOW)
CAPACITIES CRANKCASE: 4 QTS (+1 FOR FILTER)
TRANSMISSION: 3-SPD=3.5 PTS -- 4-SPD=4 PTS -- AUTO=18 PTS
DRIVE AXLE: 4 PTS
COOLING SYSTEM: 15 QTS -- WITH A/C: 15 QTS

 

DISTRIBUTOR WIRING

Distributor rotation is counter-clockwise
To avoid confusion, remove spark plug wires one at a time

Source: Ford Motor Company via Chilton Book Company