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The straightsix engine or inlinesix engine is an internal combustion engine with the cylinders. Hundreds of photos, charts, and diagrams visually walk you through the entire rebuild. On 6 cylinder engines, it will be below the exhaust manifold. Included in this conversion kit for your flathead six cylinder ford. Ford places the part number in various locations, depending on the engine. The code stamped on the side of the block says that it is a 1968 the letter.
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