I have a 2001 dodge Dakota with a blown up 3.9l can I put a 3.9l from a 92 Dakota in the 01 or is it to big of a difference in years

Randall Hopson

Asked by Oct 15, 2014 at 03:12 AM about the 2001 Dodge Dakota 2 Dr SLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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It should just drop right in. The engine block and heads are the same. The challenge will be swapping all the newer upper end parts like most of the electrical wiring and sensors, the air filter assembly, ect onto the old engine.

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