Motor swap

Asked by Mar 29, 2017 at 11:24 PM about the 1997 Ford Explorer 2 Dr XL SUV

Question type: Car Customization

Will a motor out of a 97 explorer fit in a 85 f150

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All the engine electronics and wiring would have to be moved to the older vehicle. This is not something the average do it yourselfer can accomplish. Also it will require new exhaust, driveshaft and likely cooling system modifications.

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