can someone please tell me if a 4.3 ltr vortec motor out of a 97 blazer be put into a 1995chev s-10 2.2 ltr spot and if yes is it a big problem

Asked by Aug 11, 2015 at 11:25 PM about the 1995 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr STD Standard Cab SB

Question type: Car Customization

the 2.2 liter motor blew up a while back and a friend gave me a 97 blazer with a 4.3 ltr
vortec in it wiring is wasted any way can  the 4.3 replace the 2.2 without any major issues
or modifications and if so what am i going to be up against and have to do in order to
make it happen . all info is appreciated.

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I've seen this mod before. The 4.3 motor will fit But by Modifiying the motor mounts to fit your S-10 & modifiying the power brake master cylinder (interference) & snake tube headers around the steering shaft / box. I'm sure this install is online somewhere. Research: S-10 V8.

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