302 "F" 2V
1968-1973
 
 
Engine Type 8 cylinder
90 degree,
Overhead Valves (OHV)
Displacement 302 cu.inches (CID)
Maximum torque  
310 lbs./ft. @ 2,800 RPM - 1968
295 lbs./ft. @ 2,600 RPM 1969-1971
242 lbs./ft. @ 2,000 RPM 1972-1973
 
 
Maximum Horsepower  
210 BHP @ 4,400 - 1968
210 BHP @ 4,600 RPM 1969-1970
210 BHP @ 4,600 RPM - 1971
141 BHP @ 4,000 RPM 1972-1973
 
Firing Order 1-5-4-2-6-3-7-8
(Number 1 cylinder on right bank, nearest radiator)
Bore & Stroke 4.004" X 3.0028"
(101.6 mm X 76.0 mm)
Compression Ratio  
 
9.01:1 Before Feb 1968
9.51:1 1968-1970
9.01:1 - 1971
8.5:1 1972-1973
 
 
Compression Pressure 130-170 psi
Oil Pressure (hot) 35 to 60 lbf/in2
Mains 2-bolt
   
Carburetor Autolite 2300-A (2V)
  automatic choke
   
Size of Carburetor  
Fuel regular gas
Intake Manifold cast iron
Valve train hydraulic lifters
Intake 1.773"-1.788"
Exhaust 1.442"-1.457"
Distributor  
 
single point
vacuum advance
 
 
 
Point Gap .017"-.021"
Initial Ignition Timing 6 degrees
Dwell @ idle RPM 24-29 (manual)
26-31 (automatic)
Spark Plugs Autolite BF-42
(1968-70)
Autolite BRF-42
(1971-73)
Plug Gap .032"-.036"
Long Block Weight 475
in lbs.



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