Click forPleasurecraft Marine parts and manuals!
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 31 to 31 of 31
  1. #31
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Portland, Oregon,

    Default Re: New Ford 351 with GT40 heads overheating at idle need help bad

    Quote Originally Posted by Deshet View Post

    if you picture above you show hex head bolt with out threads on the first 1/2 or so, does that part matter? I assume that the bushings has to be lose enough for the threads to clear.

    Thanks for your help, I hope this solves the problem.

    I may not be following you, but I'll take a stab.

    The portion of the bolt that will penetrate the bushing ONLY, will not have any threads in this area.
    This is the "shank" area of the bolt, and will ensure a good fit between itself and the ID of the bushing.

    Last edited by RicardoMarine; 08-06-2020 at 12:50 PM.
    Rick ... aka Ricardo..... AQ series Volvo Penta repair
    Portland, Oregon
    28' SDN F/B w/ twin Volvo Penta 5.7L DP drives

    "Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death." Albert Einstein

    Please... no PMs! Post your questions on the forum.

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Similar Threads

  1. Just can't find the right plug wires 1995 5.8Fsi (Ford 351 GT40 Heads)
    By Chris Rohde in forum Volvo Penta Gas Engine Forum
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 07-30-2020, 10:34 AM
  2. 97 nautique gt40 ford 351
    By claudiaCurrie in forum Pleasurecraft Marine PCM Forum
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 03-15-2020, 11:35 AM
  3. New? Volvo penta 302 with gt40 heads-
    By tmcboat in forum Volvo Penta Gas Engine Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 09-22-2015, 10:17 PM
  4. Ford 2.3lt OMC is overheating at idle.
    By 1987larsoncitation in forum OMC Sterndrive and Inboard Forum
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 06-09-2011, 06:00 AM
  5. Ford 302 Overheating
    By mike77cj in forum Volvo Penta Gas Archive
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 09-06-2007, 03:58 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts