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AC Cobra 427 1966 repair and maintenance guide free download ebook

book by Duglas Leo

Published: 05/06/2019, file verified: 12/07/2019
  • Adjustment of systems and components
  • Engine exhaust system repair
  • Headlight bulbs replacement
  • Rear shock absorber replacement
  • Service and repair of transmission

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a AC Cobra 427 1966, this book can help you understand, care for and repair your AC. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 500 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your AC Cobra 427 can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive. Download e-book for AC Cobra 427 of 1966 model year.

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You can download guidelines for repair and maintenance of AC Cobra 427 in e-book format. The zip-archive contains versions for iPhone, Android and computer reading.

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Number of pages
332 pages
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45.2 kB (ZIP archive)
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AC Cobra 427 specifications

The main characteristics of a AC Cobra 427 car. Full list of characteristics you will find in the book after free download.

Car modelAC Cobra 427
Model year1966
Country of originUK
Number of seats2
Number of doors2
Car length3970 mm (155.52 inches)
Car width1730 mm (67.76 inches)
Car height1250 mm (48.95 inches)
Wheelbase2290 mm (89.75 inches)
Ground clearance130 mm (5.07 inches)
Vehicle weight1147 kg (2516.06 pounds)
Car passenger space3940 litres (1035.80 gallons)
Gear boxManual, 4-speed
Drive unitRear
Front brakesDisks, 297 mm
Rear brakesDisks, 273 mm
Max speed266.0 km/h (164.47 mph)
Turning radius11 m (430.93 inches)
Engine locationFront
Engine capacity6997 ccm (424.83 cubic inches)
Engine's typeV8
Valves per cylinder2
Maximum power415.70 PS (304.47 kW or 407.95 HP) at 6000 Rev. per min.
Torque651.00 Nm (66.07 kgf-m or 477.80 ft.lbs) at 3700 Rev. per min.
Cylinder size107.7 x 96.0 mm (4.18 x 3.8 inches)
Compression ratio11.5:1
Power density0.3624 PS/kg
Cooling system typeLiquid
Fuel tank capacity68.0 litres (17.88 gallons)

Quick reference data

Detailed guide to repair and maintenance of AC Cobra 427 model 1966 in e-book format.

Chapter one / General information about AC

Tune-up and troubleshooting tools / Service hints / Safety / Safety first / Notes, cautions and warnings / Basic hand tools / Torque specifications / Parts replacement / Off Road rules / Serial numbers / Expendable supplies / Mechanics tips / Service tips

Chapter two / Troubleshooting

Engine starting / Excessive vibration / Operating requirements / Engine performance / Engine noises / Emergency troubleshooting / Brake problems / Front suspension and steering

Chapter three / Lubrication, maintenance and tune-up

Air filter / Final drive oil change / Engine oil and filter change / Valve adjustment / Spark plug / Periodic maintenance / Idle speed adjustment / Compression test / Tune-up / Pre-checks / Service intervals / Periodic lubrication / Ignition timing / Specifications

Chapter four / AC's engine

Starter gears / Piston, piston pin and piston rings / Removal installation / Alternator / Recoil starter / Camshaft chain and tensioner / Specifications / Crankcase and crankshaft / Cylinder head / Valves and valve components / Oil pump / Cylinder head cover and camshaft / Engine cooling / Break-in / Cylinder / Ignition pulse generator

Chapter five / Fuel and exhaust system

Operation cleaning inspection / Exhaust system / Fuel shutoff valve / Air filter air box / Fuel level gauge / Throttle cable / Cold starting / Specifications / Fuel tank

Chapter six / Electrical system

Switches / Electric starting system / Voltage regulator / Ignition pulse generator / Specifications / Fuses / Charging system / Lighting system / High oil temperature warning indicator system / Alternator

Chapter seven / Front suspension and steering

Front brake and axle / Front wheel / Steering shaft / Specifications / Tie rod / Front suspension arm and steering knuckle / Handlebar

Chapter eight / Rear axle suspension

Shock absorber / Rear wheel / Rear axle / Rear axle housing

Chapter nine / Body of AC Cobra 427

Rear fender seat / Specifications / Front fender / Rear fend / Rear fender / Front fender

Wiring diagrams

Circuits / Colors of wires / Connectors

Supplement / Index

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