We're talking 8th in the VIN, not the 2nd.
So am i......
Unless there is something odd about my truck,and im not ruling that out.....
I entered my vin into the Ford decoder and got a 302 off the f in the 8th position of my VIN....and yes my 2nd is also F
Heres a copy of the ford vin decoder up to and including the 8th position.
World Manufacturer Identifier - 1st, 2nd, 3rd Positions
VIN Code: 1FM
Assembly Country: UNITED STATES
Body Style: Sport Utility Vehicle
Restraint System Type (Passenger Cars) or Brake Type and GVWR Class (Trucks and Vans) - 4th Position
VIN Code: E
GVWR Range: 6,001 - 10,000 Pounds
Line,Series Body Type - 5th, 6th, 7th Positions
VIN Code: U15
Vehicle Line: Bronco
Vehicle Type: Truck
Engine Type - 8th Position
VIN Code: F
Engine: 5.0 L