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The cost to replace the engine may exceed the value of the vehicle. It will cost less to replace the engine with a used one versus overhauling the existing engine.
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Im putting in a2005 ford 4.2 in my 98 ford f150 do you see any problem
Hello. If you are using the base engine then you should be just fine. The intake and exhaust as well as the sensors will work different so all of that will need to be switched over.
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Car shuts off after loud tapping but starts back up
If you have coolant in the oil of the engine this indicates that you have a leaking or cracked cylinder heads or gaskets. If the engine ran til you had knocking sounds then you may have damaged the engine bearings...
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Is spending $6000 for repairs too much on a 2006 Navigator
When you look at the pricing for a brand new similar vehicle of over $40,000 and up $6000 to replace the motor with a new one may seem to be acceptable. You should look at and get the overall value...
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i am looking of an k3ve engine that can work in the toyota bb other than the original
If you are looking for an interchange engine for your present vehicle, please input your year, make and model at Car-part.com and you will find plenty of possibilities. Please note that engines other than the one(s) originally specified and cataloged...
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I have a 2012 Toyota Corolla S. It has less than 50k miles. Is the engine interchangeable with other years of the Corolla or othe
There was a North American production version of the 1.8L engine and a Japanese version. The engines were different (you must get a car that used the EXACT same engine otherwise you will have problems with the compatibility of the...
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What is the average labor cost to replace the engine in a 1997 lexis es3000
It takes about 15 hours to remove the engine on the 1997 ES300 and substitute another one. That figure does not include ANY time for rebuilding or re-conditioning. It is based simply on removing the complete engine from the vehicle...
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Click no start
If you were driving and your engine stopped abruptly then you may have broke a timing chain and engine seized. You will need to first try and jump start the engine to see if it will turn? If you just...
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FIX A BLOWN MOTOR ON SCION
A "blown engine" is a generic term for major engine damage. There is not a single fix for all "blown engines". With that being said, your vehicle needs to be inspected further to see if the engine is actually repairable...
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Without major modifications to fuel, computer, ignition and wiring you would not be able to swap out from the gas engine to the diesel 7.3 L Diesel engine. There are also engine mounts and transmission differences. You may be able...
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can you mount a 2014 V6 engine for a mustang on a 2015 Mustang without any discrepancy
You should not have too much trouble swapping the 2014 engine into the 2015 as long as it is the same size engine. You may have some different wire harness and intake hoses and connections you would need to swap...
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I have a 2000 subaru impreza outback sport and I want to put a new engine in it to get it running again. It had a 2.0 liter and I
Hello, thank you for writing in. The 2.5 Liter will fit into the vehicle which previously had a smaller displacement. When upgrading in size, you must expect that there are going to be minor issues along the way. As long...
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I bought a 1995 Camaro for 3k and it has 100k miles on it how much would it cost to ls1 swap the car if I buy the engine
Hi there. This is a common swap for this vehicle. The amount of time depends on where you take it. You will want to take it to a shop that specializes in it though they will be more expensive. Always...
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Are these two Ford Explorers engines compatible?
The base engine block is the same but the heads and timing components are all different. The two engine are not compatible enough to use parts from one engine to another. I would recommend selling the 1996 motor and getting...
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Can I use an engine from an F-150 in a Ford Explorer?
During certain model years, the F-150 and Explorer both used a 4.6L engine. I checked the factory part numbers for the engine assemblies and they are different. So, while the engines might be basically the same, you will likely encounter...
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Can my 2003 non-turbo 2.4 L engine be swapped into my 2004 turbo PT Cruiser?
Anything is possible, but it's not a straightforward swap. The powertrain control module (PCM) is different as is the wiring. I'm sure there are other subtle differences as well. You could use the 2003 as donor car and pull everything...
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Can i put a 3.5 v6 Nissan Altima sedan engine & transmission in a 2.5s nissan altima sedan
Hi there. This can be done but the cost of it would be ridiculous.You would need all of the computer and the wiring harness from the donor vehicle to make it work in your vehicle. It wouldn't be cost effective....
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Can I swap a motor of a 1997 2.2 long block Cavalier to a 2003 Chevrolet S10 2.2
The two motors are from two different years and one is a car and other a truck motor. The two motors have different specifications for compression and camshafts internally. You will also have different external problems with sensors, fuel injection...
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Does a Ford Explorer four-wheel drive 6-cylinder engine differ from that of a two-wheel drive?
The engines are the same. Just to be 100% certain, I compared the part number for the 4x4 short block to that of the 2WD short block and the numbers are the same.

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