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Old 10-09-2002, 22:48   #1 (permalink)
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4l into EA 3.9

Can I put a 4l motor into a 3.9 l EA with no probs. Using the 3.9 mpfi etc.
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Old 10-09-2002, 23:23   #2 (permalink)
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This recent post may be of benefit, as MightyNA has changed his engine over.

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Old 10-10-2002, 01:05   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah it should be no problems, the only real thing that needs to be changed when a 4.0 is put into a car with an existing 3.9 engine is that the fuel pump needs to be changed as the 3.9 pump doesnt deliver enough fuel to cope with a 4.0 at full throttle.
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Same question

Yeah I had the same question. How difficult is it to put in an EF/EL 4litre and what legal things do I need to worry bout. Also, just wonderin what kind of dollars would I be looking at when buying a second hand EF/EL engine???
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ef xr6 engine $1950 from all panels and parts.. that wouldnt be a bad conversion :)
for a plain engine you should find them for around 1000-1500 if you look around some wreckers.
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Old 10-13-2002, 07:01   #6 (permalink)
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All Panels and Parts are a very good wreckers. I got my EL Ghia leather interior from them, their engine price doesnt include any radiator flushing, etc... Putting in an EF/EL engine needs to have the computer changed, Id imagine it is a lot more stuffing around the actually put it in. But as with anything, it can be done.
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