Blown engine


Asked by Sep 17, 2016 at 04:44 PM about the 2006 Mazda MAZDA3 s

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What years Ford fusion engine can I swap to
replace my 2006 Mazda 3 2.3 l vin 3(8th
digit) blown engine? Also can it be 2.0 l or
3.0l. Does the vin engine code have to be

1 Answer

Tom Demyan

Best option is to replace with another 2.3L. If you swap to another size engine, you need to also replace the transaxle and PCM and exhaust, etc. Not sure as to what other models are compatible.

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