Ford OpManual – 2400 Range

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Norwegian Edition

The Ford Instruction Book and Parts List from Ford shows how to operate and maintain the Ford 2400 Range of diesel engines (2401E & 2402E). This manual also details the engine’s technical specifications, features, parts ID, etc. This edition was copyrighted in June, 1978 and has 103 Pages including the front cover. A later edition may be available. We would like to acquire the latest edition and an edition in English. If you can help us, please let us know via email To: Editor♥EverythingAboutBoats.org (Replace “♥” with “@”)

Page 5 & 6 contains the Table of Contents

Page 50 & 51 contains the Engine Specifications.

Pages 66-100 contain the Engine Parts Identification
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Ford Operation Manual with Parts Identification from Ford.

This manual covers the Ford 2400 diesel engines. Fenwick and Lees marinized these diesel engines back in the 70’s and early 80’s.

This manual details the engines’ technical specifications, features, maintenance, troubleshooting and Parts Identification.

Pages: 103 including the front cover.
Copyright: June, 1978

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02.03 – Statutes & Standards: (Vessel & Equipment Requirements,+).
02.03.01 – Marine Laws & Regulations: (CAN, GBR, USA,+).
02.03.02 – Industry Standards: (ABYC, NFPA,+).
02.03.03 – Classification Societies: (ABS, LR, +).
02.04 – Boat Building & Refitting Tools,+: (Vendors, Specs, Manuals, Recalls,+).
02.05 – Boat Materials: (Qualities, Vendors, Specs, Manuals, Recalls,+).
02.05.01 – Wood: (Species, Rot; Carvel, Clinker/Lapstrake, Veneer/Plywood, Cold Molded,+).
02.05.02 – Metal: Iron, Steel, Aluminum, Copper,+. (Strengths, Weaknesses, Corrosion,+).
02.05.03 – Ferrocement: (Strengths, Weaknesses, Corrosion,+).
02.05.04 – FRP & GRP Composites: Fiberglass, Carbon Fiber,+. (Strengths, Weaknesses,+).
02.06 – Boat Equipment: (Vendors, Specs, Manuals, Reviews, Recalls,+).
02.06.01 – Steering & Thrusters: (Mechanical, Electric, Hydraulic,+).
02.06.02 – Stabilizers & Trim Plates: (Mechanical, Electric, Hydraulic,+).
02.06.03 – Dewatering Devices: (Bailers, Bilge Pumps,+).
02.06.04 – Galvanic Corrosion Protection: (Active, Anodes,+).
02.06.05 – Hull Penetrations & Openings: (Thru-Hulls, Scuttles, Skylights, Hatches,+).
02.06.06 – Deck Hardware & Equipment: (Cleats, Railings,+).
02.06.06.01 – Ground Tackle: (Anchors, Rodes, Chocks, Winches,+).
02.06.06.02 – Commercial Fishing Gear: (Pots, Nets, Lines, Winches, Reels, Rods,+).
02.06.07 – Rigging: (Rig Types, Standing Rigging, Running Rigging, Vendors, Riggers,+).
02.06.07.01 – Sails: (Sail Types, Aerodynamics, Vendors, Sailmakers,+).
02.06.08 – Propulsion Machinery: (Types, Configurations, Features, Control Systems,+).
02.06.08.01 – Engines: (Systems, Manufacturers, Marinizers, Resellers,+).
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02.11 – DIY Boat Building, Outfitting, Refitting & Repair: (Maintenance‚ Troubleshooting‚+).

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