Ive got a 2005 chevrolet silverado I have the 4.3L v6 long bed work truck I was wondering if I wanted to swap out for a 5.3L engine would I have to swap my transmission as well?

Asked by Aug 04, 2014 at 11:29 PM about the 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck Long Bed 2WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

4.3l lwb 2wd 8ft bed

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There's a lot more than just the transmission and motor here to consider. On less you really know what you are doing, just sell your truck and buy the V8 truck that you want.

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