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5.0L GEN 3 ALUMINATOR SC SHORT BLOCK 9.5:1

Proudly Made in the USA
Just like the fully built up engines, Aluminator Short Blocks are hand assembled and use Manley® connecting rods with ARP® rod bolts and Mahle® forged pistons.  Two versions are available – 9.5: and 12.0:1 compression ratio.

These Aluminator Short Blocks serve as a strong foundation for the enthusiast that wants to spec and finish a Coyote build to his or her particular application and needs.

Ford Performance Engineers have taken care of the toughest part of building a new engine by designing a strong and durable Short Block that offers a wide range of power possibilities.  And every Ford Performance Aluminator Short Block is precision internal balanced and hand assembled in the U.S. with performance clearances.

Ford Performance offers a number of components to finish the build.

Specs: Aluminator Short Block M-6009-A50SCB

  • 5.0L - 302 cubic inches
  • 9.5:1 compression ratio (nominal)
  • For 12.0:1 compression ratio version see-M-6009-A50NAB 
  • Mahle® hard anodized forged pistons with Grafal® low friction coating
  • Manley® H-beam connecting rods with ARP® 2000 bolts
  • 2018+ (Gen 3) Production aluminum cylinder block features cross-bolted main bearing caps and thick main bearing bulkheads for bottom-end strength
  • Forged steel crankshaft
  • Accepts Gen 1, 2, 3 or GT350 cylinder heads with corresponding generation head gasket
  • Assembled and ready for your heads, cam, timing set, and oil system
  • Oil pump, pickup and oil pan not included
  • M-6675-M52 oil pan/pump or M-6675-M52S oil pan/pump recommended

Photo and specs may vary 

Part Type
Engine: Short Blocks
Instruction Sheet
Warranty Availability
Not Available
Packaged Dimensions
19.5" x 15" x 23
Packaged Weight
360 lb(s)
UPC Code
756122014264
Country of Origin
United States