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Old 07-05-2014, 11:42 PM   #1
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Default 4.6 L Engine Swap in 1978 Mustang II

How much work and cost would it take to swap a 1995 Thunderbird 4.6 L, V-8 into a 1978 Mustang II currently powered by a 2.3 L, I-4 cylinder. Thank you in advance for any information you can give me. I have a 1978 Mustang II that I bought brand new.
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Old 07-06-2014, 10:14 AM   #2
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It take a lot of work - and beer. With a little googling, you might be able to find help.

Here's a pic I found of one such swap:

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Find a mustang II oriented forum (mustangiiregistry.com) and ask there.

If it were me with that car, I'd do a stroked 408 Windsor or 347.
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Old 07-06-2014, 05:41 PM   #3
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If it were me with that car, I'd do a stroked 408 Windsor or 347.
I agree with you there.
Although the Termi set up is Tits.
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