Asked by Oct 21, 2016 at 04:01 PM about the 1998 Ford Explorer 4 Dr XLT 4WD SUV

Question type: Car Customization

Is it possible to put a motor and granny from a 97
Ford Explorer XLT 2x4 in a 98 Ford Explorer 4x4

3 Answers


Probably if they are the same as what you already have. You will have to ask your granny if she will go along with the plan though.

Lol. I think my granny would go along with it. Oops I ment tranny.


Yes it will work. If both are V6 it will be a simple swap. If one of the engines is a V8, you'll have to reprogram the PCM.

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