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Old 11-17-2013, 07:56 AM   #1
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96 probe zetec

i need to get a new bottom end for my zx3 and found a running probe zetec and wondering if the short block could be used with my head and acc.


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Old 11-23-2013, 01:56 PM   #2
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The Ford Probe never came with a Zetec.
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The Zetec motor first came out in the Contour back in 98
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The Zetec was released long before that.
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The Zetec was released long before that.
Well you got me, the zeta engines came out in europe in the early 90's. Also the contours were released in the mid-90's.
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ok i always thought the probe was 2.0 zetec i was wrong. well anyways i know where there is a good running probe cheap lol
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Are the probe pistons the same as the zetec pistons?
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