motor swap on a 1989 ford ranger out of 1997 4.6l mustang gt?

Asked by Oct 25, 2016 at 01:01 PM about the 1989 Ford Ranger

Question type: Car Customization

i have 1997 mustang gt DOHC and it was recently wrecked and i want to swap
the motor into my 1989 ford ranger 2.9 is it possible?

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If it fits it is possible but it will be a lot of work. From what I can find on the web the Mustang engine is pretty wide so take some measurements and see how much room you have.

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Here is a read for you --- http://www.mre-books.com/ranger.html

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