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Old 01-08-2012, 11:43 PM
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98 f150 4.2 to 4.6 motor swap

hey i have a 1998 f150 4x4 5 speed with the 4.2 and i can get a 1997 f 150 2 wheel drive 5 speed complete parts truck with the 4.6 windsor in it and i am just wondering if anyone knows if it will drop right in or what?? thanks
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Old 01-16-2012, 11:55 AM
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while it will fit right in the "engine cavity", you will have to do some minor modifications to secure it to the frame, the radiator asembly and auxiliary "radiators" / coolers will give you some trouble, therefore you would have to modify the placement of them

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