Thanks to those who have already made a Mark VIII 4V DOHC engine swap thread. The information that you have provided has been very helpful in my quest. I recently bought a '96 GT with a bad engine. So today I went and picked up a 64K-mile '98 Mark VIII 4V DOHC engine. Here is the beginning of the story:
First the car:
Now the engine:
Getting tired of seeing it yet?
I thought that these parts might come in handy:
The exhaust manifolds that will have to go. They look like they flow decently:
So that's it for now. I have to pick up some Cobra exhaust manifolds and I'm not sure about the oil pan/oil pickup issue yet.
I'll post more as I make progress.