Engine swap

Asked by Sep 28, 2017 at 04:26 PM

Question type: General

Will a 5.0 out of a 1996 explorer go in place of a
4.6 out of a 2003 explorer?

1 Answer

86,035

Not a good idea. The engine controls will not work with the older engine and your car will never pass smog inspection again if you do the swap.

Your Answer

Shortcuts

General Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    53,190
  • #2
    COMETGUY61
    Reputation
    41,260
  • #3
    F_O_R
    Reputation
    20,380
View All

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.