can I put a 318 Dodge motor into a 1989 Dodge Dakota sport 4 wheel drive short wheel base

Michael Laws

Asked by Apr 02, 2015 at 12:58 PM about the 1989 Dodge Dakota STD Standard Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Michael Laws

will it fit


It will fit but you may have to buy an oil pan for that application, also motor mount location may have to be changed


shouldn't be an issue if you get a 318 from a Dakota or change oil pan. you will have to run electric fans like the Shelby's did.

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