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Old 10-26-2008, 10:38 PM   #1
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quick question, I did not blow my engine, but say i did and I put a rod through the block. The head would still be usable right?? and also, to swap in another zetec block, does the block have to be out of the same year or does the car have to have the same ECU? Do I need to take all the electronics out of the old car I'm taking the motor from? or is just the bottom end of the motor good enough??

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im not tom. but a block is a block
i just throw a whole 4g63 into an eclipse last week end and it runs great.

just find a good block and drop it in
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there are a lot of variables that tell whether or not blowing your engine will damage your head. that just depends on your luck

any block svt or zetec will work on the other just fine. no need to change nothing else. but you will need machine work.
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