modified ranger to 5.0L

Asked by Apr 25, 2011 at 04:52 PM about the 1998 Ford Ranger

Question type: Car Customization

its hard job to put 5.0L on my ranger 1998 sport ??

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yes can be a hard job,just swapping motors is not all it is,you will need motor mounts tranny mount computer and wireing harness from donor vehicle of which u got the motor from.

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You also have to ask if its legal. Many states only permit you to install an engine from the same model year or newer.

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http://www.therangerstation.com/Magazine/Fall2009/explorer_v8_swap.htm Here's an idea of what you'd need to do

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