Product Summary

502, 572, Long Block Crate Engine Type

    Key Specs

    Crate Engine TypeLong Block
    Engine Displacement540 cu. in.
    Compression Ratio10.0:1
    Camshaft TypeHydraulic Roller Tappet
    Cylinder Head MaterialAluminum

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    Edelbrock 46230 Details

    Edelbrock Part #46230 540 C.I.D. crate engine is a great powerplant for any high-performance build that delivers over 650 horsepower and 640 ft-lbs. of torque on pump gas. It features a top-end package that includes a Victor Jr. intake manifold and E-CNC rectangular port cylinder heads that are 100% fully CNC ported for improved airflow. These heads also have stock exhaust port locations for use with off-the-shelf headers. This engine is sold without a carburetor, so you can select the best one for your performance goals.

    Engine Specifications:

    • Displacement: 540 c.i.d.
    • Horsepower: 650+ hp
    • Torque: 640+ ft-lbs.
    • Compression: 10.0:1
    • Block: Big-block 9.8"
    • Crankshaft: Forged Steel 4.250"
    • Pistons: Forged
    • Camshaft: Rollin' Thunder Hydraulic Roller #2264
    • Rocker Arms: 1.7:1 Roller #77790
    • Manifold: Victor Jr. 454-R #2902
    • Cylinder Heads: E-CNC #79555
    • Carburetor: Not Included
    • Distributor: Included
    • Valve Covers: Cast Aluminum
    • Warranty: 2-year / Unlimited mileage
    • Your engine is supplied with Edelbrock Break-In Oil in the crate. Before starting engine, you will need to prime the oil system. Do not turn engine over with starter motor for priming.


    CARB Warning

    Follow EPA, CARB, and state regulations for engine changes

    Emissions warning: this part is for vehicle engine changes, not direct oem engine replacements. In California, engine changes are legal when done in compliance with California bureau of automotive repairs (bar) engine change policy. For assistance, call bar referee at: (800) 622-7733. And see https://bar.Ca.Gov/consumer/smog_check_program/engine_changes. All customers must comply with federal epa mobile source enforcement memorandum no. 1a (and addendum) and all applicable state regulations when conducting engine changes. Improper installation and/or use of this part in California may subject the installer and/or owner to a $37,500 penalty per violation per vehicle, revocation of registration, loss of use on California public right of ways, and proof of correction for tampering. There are similar restrictions and penalties under federal law and laws of all states for use of this engine change part on makes or models of vehicles that render them noncompliant with applicable state and/or federal emission laws with penalties under federal law of up to approximately $45,268 per tampered vehicle and/or engine

    Edelbrock 46230 Specifications

    MFG. Part #46230
    Crate Engine TypeLong Block
    Engine Displacement540 cu. in.
    Compression Ratio10.0:1
    Camshaft TypeHydraulic Roller Tappet
    Cylinder Head MaterialAluminum
    Carburetor IncludedNo
    Intake Manifold IncludedYes
    Distributor IncludedYes
    Valve Covers IncludedYes
    Engine BalanceInternal
    Cylinder Heads IncludedYes
    Rear Main Seal Style1-piece
    Throttle Body IncludedNo
    Oil Pan IncludedYes
    Timing Cover IncludedYes
    Water Pump IncludedNo
    Harmonic Balancer IncludedYes
    Flexplate IncludedNo
    Flywheel IncludedNo
    Air Cleaner IncludedNo
    Spark Plugs IncludedNo
    Spark Plug Wires IncludedNo
    Computer IncludedNo
    Wiring Harness IncludedNo
    GTIN Code085347462308
    Notes9.8" deck height block.
    Sold in QuantityEach