1968 427 4V - Code W

DISPLACEMENT 427 CUBIC INCHES
BORE x STROKE 4.236" x 3.781"
HORSEPOWER 390@5600 RPM
SPARK PLUGS ORIG AUTOLITE TYPE: BF32 -- GAP: 0.034"
DISTRIBUTER POINT DWELL: 29 DEG. -- POINT GAP: 0.017
TIMING AUTO TRANS: 6 DEG. BTDC
INTAKE VALVE OPENS: 18 DEG. BTDC
FUEL PRESSURE 4.5 - 6 PSI
OIL PRESSURE 35 - 60 PSI
IDLE SPEED AUTO TRANS: 600 RPM
FIRING ORDER 1-5-4-2-6-3-7-8 (SEE DIAGRAM BELOW)
CAPACITIES CRANKCASE: 4 QTS (+1 FOR FILTER)
TRANSMISSION:  AUTO=26 PTS
DRIVE AXLE: 5 PTS
COOLING SYSTEM: 20.5 QTS -- WITH A/C: 20.5 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