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Change Description

TOC & Chapter 1
          11/5/2019 – Updated for change in Appendix I.
Chapter 3
         
9/3/2020 – Page 3-64 changed to properly decode 2G27 as July 27, 1962.
          9/6/2020 – Pages 3-35 & 3-45 changed 221 air cleaner/valve cover colors to blue for the Fairlane and yellow for the Meteor.
          9/8/2020 – Title page title corrected to Chapter 3 – 1963 221/260/289 V8.
          11/13/2020 – On page 3-58 caption for 3K10 changed from “Some early York compressors in 1963” to “Most York Compressors in 1963”.
                                          On page 3-58 caption 3K11 changed from “In 1963” to “In late 1963”.
                                          York compressors with side oil fill holes used for most of 1963. Those with top & bottom oil fill holes introduced in late 1963.
Chapter 4
          2/24/2020 – Page 4-64 changed to include picture of the Sunbeam Tiger engine tag dated October 1963 (3-K).
          3/31/2020 – Page 4-45 caption changed to include “specially sized 376942-S freeze plug”.
          5/7/2020 – Page 4-4 and caption for 4K2 on page 4-54 changed to indicate that the idle speed-up system was never designed for
                      compatibility with the 289-4V.
Chapter 6
          2/10/2020 – Caption on page 6-28 changed for PCV valves. C5AE marked valves used through 1967. C6AE marked valves used on big-block Ford,
                      but in 9-67 replaced all C5AE valves for service.
Appendix A
         
11/30/2019 – Part number C6DZ-10884-A added and notes revised for application of C6DZ-10884-A and C6DZ-10884-B on page A-133.
          11/16/2019 – Caption for chart changed on page A-10. Added Note 3 on page A-36. Typos fixed on A-37 and A-42.
                      Part number corrected to C3AZ-6303-F on page A-43. Note 3 added for part number C6AZ-18599-B on page A-135.
          10/24/2019 – Corrected misspelling of Chevrolet on page A-10.
          3/31/2020 – On pages A-22 and A-23 C2OZ-6019-B description has added info on oil filler bore diameter.
                      C4AZ-6019-B has new Note 5 for information on 376942-S cup (freeze plug).
                      Old Notes 5 through 7 renumbered 6 through 8.
          3/31/2020 – On page A-79 C2OZ-6763-A description includes info on diameter of the bottom of the oil filler pipe.
          6/26/2020 – On page A-63 the part numbers for C4AZ-6507 exhaust valves have been corrected to C4AZ-6507-A, B, C, and D.
          9/6/2020 – On page A-10 changed air cleaner/valve cover color for 1963 Meteor to yellow.
Appendix C
          1/24/2020 – Corrected application for B8AZ-9A592-D and B8AZ-9A592-E as well as their associated notes on page C-78-79.
          11/18/2019 – Corrected carburetor listing for Note 10 on page C-17.
Appendix I
          11/5/2019 – Rewritten AC-Cobra Distinctions section (pages I-32-41b).
          2/24/2020 – 289 HiPo Sequential Numbers chart updated on page I-55.
Appendix J
         
6/27/2020 – The spelling of ohmmeter on page J-61 has been corrected.
Appendix K
         
11/13/2020 – On page K-32, Note 3, change made to read “C3AZ-19703-B for late 1963”.
                                          On page K-33, caption B changed to read “Beginning in late 1963”. Last sentence changed to read “Yorks used for most 1963”.
                                          York compressors with side oil fill holes used for most of 1963. Those with top & bottom oil fill holes introduced in late 1963.