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BigPip, what was involved in changing from the OHV to SOHC?
I love the idea of a 2005 mustang motor. I would think there would be serious electronic mods to do though. I see you have done this. Can you clarify? Do you have a build thread somewhere I could read?
Well, actually, it will be pretty easy for me but thats just because my EX already has a SOHC computer in it. Someone pulled the original SOHC engine and put in a OHV but didn't change computers. I have all kinds of engine codes and drivability problems the way it is now. I recently purchased a SOHC out of a 98 EX that I was going to rebuild but decided this was an easier route so luckily I was able to get all the acc brackets and exhaust & intake manifold. All i need to get are the injectors and fuel rail that I didn't get.
I would do some research on the pin locations for the engine loom as i found the loom on a 97 had different locations in the connector to a 98
It is easy enough to strip down to swap over the loom if you have to and at the same time you could swap the intakes. Personally i would do 00m12 kit anyway before the install.
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