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Old 05-08-2016, 05:00 PM   #1
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Mustang v6 but what engine? How to indentify?

Ok guys here's the run down
Bought a used 2000 V6 mustang which has had the engine changed,
The problem it has a vibration and I am aware the internal balance to external mid year 2000. But how can identify which 3.8 engine I have? How can I identify what year and what balance?

Previous owner said he reused crankshaft dampener and flex plate from original engine.
The current engine is thought to be from a 2000 mustang also but not sure what month nor balance? Help

Thanks in advance.
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Loom at the intake manifold. If it's older 3.8 single port it will have the 3.8 on it. If it's the newer one it will be split port

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