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Old 08-22-2012, 10:32 AM   #1
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Last night i started on taking out my engine. Got the new one waiting to go back in..never done it before so I'm hoping everything goes ok
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Old 08-22-2012, 10:37 AM   #2
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What swap you doing .. What year is your Stang ??
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Old 08-22-2012, 10:53 AM   #3
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My car is a 99 3.8 switching to a 00 3.8
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My car is a 99 3.8 switching to a 00 3.8
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did ur engine give out ?
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Old 08-22-2012, 01:24 PM   #6
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Yea well it still kind of ran but it had just over 200,000 miles on it.and i got it from my older sister for free and i know for a fact she hardly ever changed the oil or anything else on it.
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Cool good luck with the swap..
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Every thing was going good up to the point i tried to remove the engine from the transmission.. I can't get enough leverage to the bolts on top to brake them lose....Any ideas or suggestions??
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Re: got started

You could have gotten a 4.2 bottom end and picked up a bit more power/torque
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