My wife has a 98 volvo s70. She wants to do an engine swap. Im thinking of putting a 302ci engine in it. what are your thoughts?

Asked by Jan 24, 2017 at 10:43 PM about the 1998 Volvo S70 Sedan

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wanting it to be a sleeper car

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Your dreaming, right? The S70 is FWD, no provision to add a rear axle and driveshaft.

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That's not happening. It's FWD. Tune the 5 cylinder that's in there if it's a turbo. If not, swap in a turbo. These 5 cylinders are great engines. You can't possibly swap a V8 into that car.

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You are nuts !

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No thoughts, just laughter.

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Hey thanks a lot I really do need the help. I'm into tuners but she is. I'm more into prepping.

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