1994 Chevy k1500 z71 motor swap

Asked by Sep 16, 2015 at 10:42 PM about the 1994 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Extended Cab SB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I'm having a hard time trying to find a motor
to put into my 1994 k1500 I want to vortec
swap it but I'm worried it will be a huge
project due to installing the new computer
and wiring harness with it. Is there anything
else I should worry about with that or any
other suggestions and motors that will fit
right in with no hassle that are cheap and
easy to find?

2 Answers

51,505

I did this on my 1995 Silverado, you can get a different intake manifold threw Jegs, P/N 809-12496821. Then you can hook the motor up the way your old motor was. Interchange parts to eliminate crank shaft sensor & cam shaft sensor, from the parts off you old motor. You will need the driver side exhaust manifold for the Vortec.

51,505

Forgot to mention, then you do not have to swap out the computer & wire harness.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Chevrolet C/K 1500 Questions

Chevrolet C/K 1500 Experts

#1 Andrew Olsen
Andrew Olsen
Reputation 3,050
#2 John Saffrahn
John Saffrahn
Reputation 2,410
#3 Rowefast
Rowefast
Reputation 1,580
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
939 Great Deals out of 62,274 listings starting at $1,395
Used Ford F-150
2,690 Great Deals out of 212,354 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet C/K 2500
238 listings starting at $2,900
Used Dodge Ram 1500
531 Great Deals out of 12,827 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
772 Great Deals out of 28,452 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet C/K 3500
266 listings starting at $3,950
Used Chevrolet Camaro
282 Great Deals out of 38,299 listings starting at $1,250
Used Chevrolet S-10
10 Great Deals out of 1,657 listings starting at $2,450
Used Toyota Tacoma
619 Great Deals out of 35,127 listings starting at $2,155