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Old 06-15-2009, 08:28 PM   #1
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2003 3.8 swap 2001 4.6 motor

hey i was wondering if i should swap my motor to this 4.6 i want to know if its goin to be alot of money and is it worth it.

2001 Mustang GT motor pulled and replaced with a forged longblock at 97k miles. Motor comes complete with everything you need to do a direct swap into a 1999-2004 mustang or your custom rod, has new fuel injectors and plugs from bosch, runs very strong, never experienced any problems. Motor does have a slight valve tap but it's been there for the 20k miles I've owned it and it never got worse or gave me problems. I also have a list of performance mods for the motor that were previously installed, will sell with all stock parts if not interested.
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Re: 2003 3.8 swap 2001 4.6 motor

you will need wiring harness of the ECU, ECU, ECT, K member. radiator, AC, power steering , upgraded fuel system 8.8 rear and the list goes on Best to find a donor car to get parts from

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Re: 2003 3.8 swap 2001 4.6 motor

its going to cost a lot more than you first think due to all of the little things that creep up just fyi
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Re: 2003 3.8 swap 2001 4.6 motor

^^^Yah, not mention that the install probably won't go smoothly 100%. Not saying that it can't, just when you do something that complex, other things come up, or you discover other issues with the car that need to be resolved requiring more money and time.
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