Ford last used the 360 engine in the 1975 model year. The 1975 Ford F-100 featured the FE-series 360 engine. The timing specifications for the 360 FE engine played an important role in the engine’s performance and maintenance.

Timing Specs

The ignition timing for a manual transmission required a setting with the warm idle speed of 850 revolutions per minute (rpm), all accessories off, transmission in neutral, emergency brake engaged and the distributor vacuum hose disconnected and plugged.