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Old 11-16-2012, 01:30 PM   #1
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general engine swap needed info

So I know this forum is about ford focus, I have one but looking to get another car. Looking into getting an IS 300. Now my question is if you do an engine swap, regardless of make or model, what all is needed other than said engine?


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Old 11-16-2012, 02:16 PM   #2
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depends on the engines

questions to ask yourself
does the transmission mate?
do the harnesses mate?
driveshafts?
engine mounts?
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Old 11-16-2012, 06:09 PM   #3
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ok so what if all of these match up, would u need the ecu from the new engine or could u use the one thats already on the car?
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ok so what if all of these match up, would u need the ecu from the new engine or could u use the one thats already on the car?
Same for same? yes. Dura-tech in a Zetec car? D-tech pcm & visa versa.
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