What engines are interchangeable?
Two engines were offered that year. The v8 and the 4.0 V6.
I know that but what 4.6l engines out of other vehicles can i replace the 4.6l engine out of my 03 explorer with?
Check the 8th digit of your vin and the letter (engine) is probably listed as "W". This engine was used in the 03-04-and 05 models. Take note though I purchased a 2000 V6 explorer new which was suppose to come with the 4.0 V6 SOHC engine. A year of so later I was doing some minor work and noticed I had the old 4.0 pushrod engine in the vehicle. I immediately check with Ford and learned some leftover engines from model year 1999, which used both V6 engines, were installed in the 2000 model. I was instructed to check the engine code with the vin. Sure enough the code was for the older engine. Using an engine with the same engine code should work.
My 8th digit is an e
My 8-digit is an e
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