4X4 engine swap to 2wd


Asked by Feb 02, 2015 at 10:07 PM about the 1999 Chevrolet Tahoe 4 Dr LS 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 99 tahoe with a 4x4 vortec i want to
know if i can replace the engine with
another vortec that came out of a 2wd or
does it have to be a engine from a 4x4

4 Answers


No problem, everything should switch right over.


Is there any difference in motors or is it all the tranny


Right the engines are the same, the only difference you might find is the possibility of the exhaust manifolds but that is all I can think of.

Andrew Olsen

Oil pan is different

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