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Sport Trac Engine Swap

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Hey guys/gals
I have a 2003 Sport Trac XLT 2wheel drive and love it....loved it....Last week the 250,000+ mile engine gave out. So before I go and rebuild this one, I was wondering if anyone has swapped the 4.0 V6 for an ecoboost. What needs to change for this swap?
 






Rick

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It's been discussed but I don't believe anyone has done it yet. I believe you would need the engine, transmission, computer/s, and harness from the donor vehicle. No telling what the packaging issues would be until you take measurements, or just start going at it to make it fit.
 






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everything from the radiator to the rear driveshaft would have to change
You would need an entire ecoboost donor vehicle and about a $15-20000 budget would be my guess to get a 3.5 eco under your hood. There are a few Ranger 3.5 ecoboost projects going on the internet right now try a search. Toooooooo rich for my blood!
I would stick with the 4.0 SOHC or consider a 4.6 v8 covnersion or 5.0 v8 conversion if Texas would allow it (01 last year of the 302)
 






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Thanks.....sounds like research time!!
 






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