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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-17-05, 05:50 PM Thread Starter
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explorer vs mustang

is the old 5.0 V8 from the explorer the same engine from the mustang 5.0?
and what is the 5.0 rated at. the year is 1996

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Re: explorer vs mustang

Well, the 5.0 is really a 4.9. Ford marketed the 5.0 numbers because it sounded better. Anyway the Explorer 4.9L has 210 hp. I'm going by 1995 numbers for the Mustang because the "5.0" was replaced by the 4.6L in 1996. The Mustang GT 4.9L has 215 hp, and the Cobra version had 240 hp.

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