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Need to put 1996 engine in it 2004 Chrysler Town & Country
Hi there - while the basic engines have stayed relatively similar (3.3l or 3.8l), and the basic transmission is the same (41TE), engine and transmission management has changed considerably. Staying with the same engine (EGA/EGH) may work as long as...
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What other cars could fit my engine?
Corolla 1.8L engines for model years 1998 through 2008 all used the same head casting and the same block casting. However, beginning in August 1999, and continuing through model year 2008, all of the 1.8L engines were equipped with variable...
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Engine rebuild or used low mileage engine...? 2004 Ford F150
Hi there - replacing a worn out engine offers several choices: rebuild, replace with a used, lower mileage engine, or install a new or often-called "crate" engine from Ford. In terms of convenience and reliability, a "crate" engine can be...
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Will a 2002 ford mustang motor fit a 2005 mustang
If you want to swap the 2002 and 2005 4.0 engine then there should be same basic engine will be the same but you will have different external components that will need to be swapped out to match the car...
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Engine cut while driving, now dont crank.Cant turn it with hand.
Of course, first confirm that the plugs are correct for the engine. The wrong plugs, and/or missing crush washers, can cause interference with the piston. If the plugs are correct, the cause of the mechanical interference can sometimes only be...
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Have a blown engine
If you are referring to a replacement engine other than the one originally specified for your VIN number, unfortunately production vehicles can only be re-fit with exact replacement engines because engine computers are not interchangeable at all. And, you cannot...
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Is it possible to fit a LT4 Supercharged 376ci / 6.2L Engine into a 1997 Z28 Camaro?
When changing the engine over from a Z28 to a LT4 Supercharged 376 CI engine, you may have to adjust the engine mounts to accept the engine transferring over. The blocks are about the same size and will both bolt...
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I would like to know which engines are interchangeable in my 2003 Dodge Ram 1500
Hi there. You can use any engine from 2003-2008 Dodge that was equipped with the same engine. In 2006 they used two different 5.7 engines so it would be important to check the engine code to make sure that it...
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I need help about engine swapping 1981 Chevrolet Camaro
Hi - answering the question of "How much engine do I really want from an engine swap?" turns into a "religious" discussion quickly. If a little is good, a lot is better... The more practical questions are "How will the...
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Torque converter interchange
Based on the Pro King torque converter catalog, at least three different torque converter models were common to the two different make/model year designations you have listed. So, the answer to your question is they are "possibly" interchangeable if by...
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Hi I have a question about an engine swap 1995 Subaru Legacy
Hi - your best bet is to look at "bolt-in" options that are Subaru based, if this is going into a Subaru Legacy. What turbo engines, either OEM or aftermarket, will bolt into the '95 Legacy model? Choosing a Porsche...
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My car wont start.
The 2.8L engine from 1998-2001 (various Audi/Volkswagen models) potentially fits. You can do an interchange search at Car-Part.com to see your options in terms of procuring a used engine or engine parts. As far as your present no start condition,...
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The car has a cracked head. 1996 BMW 328i
Hi there - unfortunately, an engine swap is not a service YourMechanic.com is able to offer at this time. Thanks for thinking of us though!
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Will a 02 chevy impala transmission fit 05 monte carlo
I looked up the two applications. The two transmissions are different and, in particular, the transmission control module and PCM and the wiring harness on your 2005 Monte Carlo will not be compatible with the controls on the 2002 Impala...
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My truck threw a rod, should i consider a crate engine to replace it with, or just a regular engine.
The question you should ask yourself is how much of a budget you are having for your vehicle. The difference between a crate engine and a new engine is that the crate engine will come with all of the parts...
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My car engine is currently shot, and needs a replacement, is there any engines I can snap fit inside with little too know mods?
You can put just about any engine into your car but it will need to have modifications done to fit the engines. The 2000 through 2005 models have the same engine. I recommend putting in the same engine as what...
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Low budget fixes for a seized engine? 1997 Ford F150
Hi - there are all sorts of popular "anti-seize" techniques. Most involve light oils or penetrants - some even suggest pouring 1/4 cup of diesel fuel or automatic transmission fluid into each cylinder, then leave it for a week or...
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Replaced my engine. Does the new one need to be adjusted to the higher elevation?
Check all of the sensors and make sure that they are plugged in all the way. The computer system with the sensors are designed to adjust themselves as elevation changes. This is why all vehicles today have computers in them...
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I would like to know what is the newest engine I can in my truck
The 3.9L engine that you presently have is identical, and thus fully interchangeable, with all of the 3.9L engines used in versions of the Dodge Ram during model years 1995 through 2003. That gives you a lot of options in...

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