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Old 05-30-2011, 06:06 PM
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Default Difference between 3.0 Vulcan and OHV? Which Do I have?

Title says it all. Sorry if this is a n00b question or whatever, I just cant find an answer anywhere.....
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Old 05-30-2011, 06:09 PM
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Default Re: Difference between 3.0 Vulcan and OHV? Which Do I have?

you sir have the 3.0 Vulcan and it is a OHV design meaning "over head Valve" and it operares on pushrods.
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Old 05-30-2011, 06:11 PM
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Default Re: Difference between 3.0 Vulcan and OHV? Which Do I have?

the 3.0 is a pushrod engine. aka ohv (OverHead Valvetrain)
it was never offered as anything but.
the duratec 30 replaced it (never in rangers, though) and it was an overhead camshaft (OHC) design.
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Old 05-30-2011, 06:12 PM
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you sir have the 3.0 Vulcan and it is a OHV design meaning "over head Valve" and it operares on pushrods.
Thank you!!!

I was beginning to think it was just 2 terms for the same engine.
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All this means is that your engine is easy to work on and it will last a long ass time lol
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Old 05-30-2011, 06:17 PM
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All this means is that your engine is easy to work on and it will last a long ass time lol
Lol, thats good. I hate to admit it, but I am a n00b when it comes to stuff about the engine and crap like that.
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