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Old 12-22-2005, 12:01   #1 (permalink)
Hank6169
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Engine swap

Hi Folks: I have a '92 Taurus with a shot 3.8. I'd like to replace it
with a 3.0. Will this exchange work without alterations?
Thanks

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Old 12-22-2005, 14:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Engine swap

Hank6169 wrote:
> Hi Folks: I have a '92 Taurus with a shot 3.8. I'd like to replace it
> with a 3.0. Will this exchange work without alterations?
> Thanks
>


No.

Rob
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Old 12-22-2005, 21:01   #3 (permalink)
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Hank6169 wrote:
> Hi Folks: I have a '92 Taurus with a shot 3.8. I'd like to replace it
> with a 3.0. Will this exchange work without alterations?
> Thanks
>


Sure you can do it! Swap the entire subframe and trannie off a donor 3.0
Make sure you keep all the exhaust and such. Swap the entire wire
harnesses, and computer. There you go! Said Uncle yet?

Bob

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Old 12-24-2005, 09:01   #4 (permalink)
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Uncle! Thanks Bob & Rob.

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Old 12-28-2005, 10:01   #5 (permalink)
clare at snyder.on.ca
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Re: Engine swap

On 22 Dec 2005 11:06:36 -0800, "Hank6169" <hslosson@hotmail.com>
wrote:

>Hi Folks: I have a '92 Taurus with a shot 3.8. I'd like to replace it
>with a 3.0. Will this exchange work without alterations?
>Thanks

Rad is different (might be useable) need different computer, otherwise
if you change engine and tranny together it MIGHT not be too bad. I'd
snag the harness from the donor as well.
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