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Old 05-08-2012, 10:51 PM   #1
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fusion 3l v6 possible swap?

i was looking at using the duratec 30 v6 and the 6 speed auto out of the sport edition, if i were to use the gauges and ecm, what would i be looking at to get it up in running minus the fab work.


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Old 05-09-2012, 06:29 AM   #2
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It would be a first. So tell us all about it when you done. Weve got a few v8 amd 2.5's but no 3.0's
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Old 05-09-2012, 06:34 AM   #3
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go for it, you would be the first. IIRC the Fusion Sport uses the 3.5l v6 / 6speed auto combo. 265hp would be a nice starting place.
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Old 05-09-2012, 07:02 AM   #4
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first read this in its entirety and see if you still wanna do it

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anything is possible with enough time and money.

the question you need to ask yourself is it worth putting 10k+ in a car that not worth that much to begin with?
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plus you never stated what car your doing the swap on. not a 2009 rabbit
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Old 05-09-2012, 07:46 AM   #7
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im just doing research right now but it probably would be a 2002-4 wagon or an 04 zx5

and i would probably get either ford or a shop to do the install for me, to me it would be worth it.
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well in that case its gonna cost you as much as a 2012 focus would
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Old 05-09-2012, 07:54 AM   #9
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thats not too bad it still seems worth it, easy thing around here is there a quite a few wagons with blown engines so i can get them for like 800 or so
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