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Old 12-07-2011, 06:17 PM
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Are Windsor and Romeo heads interchangable?

Ok so i want to put ported heads on my truck and i dont know if i have romeo or windsor heads??? I wanna see if i can pick up an extra set and have them ported???

My truck is a 08 4.6 2v.

Also are these heads interchangable with any combo (romeo block/windsor heads?) (windsor block/romeo heads?)

Thanks!!!

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guess the PM traffic back and forth was a waste of my time...


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Ok so i want to put ported heads on my truck and i dont know if i have romeo or windsor heads??? I wanna see if i can pick up an extra set and have them ported???

My truck is a 08 4.6 2v.

Also are these heads interchangable with any combo (romeo block/windsor heads?) (windsor block/romeo heads?)

Thanks!!!


for those who are interested in the info:


the modular heads will interchange on the modular blocks

the Romeo 2 valve heads use different cam spacers, and different timing cover to head bolts...


other than that it's a fairly straight forward interchange
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yep ive got romeo heads on my windsor block. went on just fine just used the correct bolts
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I believe they take different valve covers also.
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Ok so i want to put ported heads on my truck and i dont know if i have romeo or windsor heads??? I wanna see if i can pick up an extra set and have them ported???

My truck is a 08 4.6 2v.

Thanks!!!
Count your valve cover bolts.
If you have 13 on one valve cover it is a Windsor.
I think the romeo only has 11 bolts holing the valve cover.

And that will tell you if you have romeo or Windsor heads on your truck.

You can find stock used heads for about 300 bucks. So shop around.
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I believe they take different valve covers also.
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Ok sound good thanks for the input!!!

So i have the romeo set up, what will i need to change on the timing spacers to put windsor heads on mt romeo block?
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