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Source for 351C fuel pump eccentric
#1
Hello everyone,
while taking my 71 351C engine apart, I have found that the original 2-piece eccentric cam drive for the fuel pump is a little worn and loose.

I could not find the part at my local parts supplier and even large suppliers like rockauto don't have the part.

Can anybody tell me a source for the right 2-piece eccentric?

Thanks in advance.

Michael
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#2
I think I may have one at the race shop I'll look Tuesday when I'm there.

Jeff T.

Low buck, touring style, '73 Convertible "rolling restoration", 351c, 2v heads with a shave and a haircut, Performer intake, Holley 650(ish), roller rockers, screw in studs, guideplates, stainless valves, Duraspark / Motorsports MSD, T-5 conversion. 1-1/8" front, 3/4" rear swaybars KYB shocks and some home brewed subframe connectors. Future plans; JGC steering box, Cobra brakes and... paint, interior, etc.

When I die I want to die like grandpa, peacefully in my sleep... not screaming, like his passenger.

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#3
Thanks.
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#4
Michael, I found the one I have. You're saying yours is a little loose? How loose? The one I have is in good shape but there is still .030 - .040" clearance per side. These do not fit together tightly.

Jeff T.

Low buck, touring style, '73 Convertible "rolling restoration", 351c, 2v heads with a shave and a haircut, Performer intake, Holley 650(ish), roller rockers, screw in studs, guideplates, stainless valves, Duraspark / Motorsports MSD, T-5 conversion. 1-1/8" front, 3/4" rear swaybars KYB shocks and some home brewed subframe connectors. Future plans; JGC steering box, Cobra brakes and... paint, interior, etc.

When I die I want to die like grandpa, peacefully in my sleep... not screaming, like his passenger.

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#5
Oh, I thougt this looseness was a sign of wearout. I have measured the tolerance and it is appr .025.
Then the eccentric might be reusable. I will check for scratches in running surfaces.

I'll get back.
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#6
Comp cams makes a finishing kit that includes the 2 pc eccentric, cam bolt , and head locating pins.

1973 Mach 1 - 351-2V
1966 F-250
1976 Granada 2 dr
1976 Cobra II
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