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Old 01-19-2010, 02:01 PM   #1
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svt swap

Is there a list or how to, on doing a svt swap. I am wanting to swap a svt motor and trans into a focus wagon.


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There are a few threads with info, but to my knowledge not a complete how-to. We did this to my son's ZX3. Big job, need lots-o-parts. Best to have a donor SVT.
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I have a total loss 02 svt. Runs and drives.
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I have a total loss 02 svt. Runs and drives.
Then you should be all set. Pretty straight forward. Take out stock motor, trans, axles, all wire harnesses, dash and install SVT components.

The axles are different so they have to be swapped.

All the wiring is different so it will need to be exchanged, including the dash harness if you want the SVT guages.

I can probably answer any questions you may have.
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Link to thread that has some pics of our swap.

Let the swap begin!
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Thanks, rep given. Well the whole story is, My friends dad bought a compleat svt(total loss with front end damage) And it still runs and drives. He wants to have a Foci Wagon with the svt motor and 6speed trans, and mabey the rear disc. the rest I can have.
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I did the swap into a sedan, same idea for a wagon nothin is different in the front end.


The swap is really like really easy if you know your basic mechanical skills. Took me like twelve hours to swap the motor tranny dash wiring fuel pump and all the odds and ends. Fun to do and really everything is bolt in and easy to do.

Although if you havent done a swap before then i would suggest having someone who knows what their doing give ya a hand.
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