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2.3 5.0 swap

  1. Mustang II Tech
    So i have a 1974 Mustang II coupe with the stock 2.3 and 4 speed manual trans. i want to give it a little more power so im debating on whether to swap the motor for a 2.3 turbo from a thunderbird or foxbody mustang or use a 302 from a later 5.0 mustang. From what ive gathered they are...
  2. 2.3L Tech
    I currently have a 2.3l and im swapping for a 347 that im.building. Im currently taking.out the 2.3 engine and trans Im having trouble getting the motor out, as well as getting.the u joimt at the front.of.the drive shaft out. I have the trans unbolted it just seems to be held up.somewhere...
  3. 2.3L Tech
    I have an '89 LX 2.3 and I can't make up my mind if I want to replace my 2.3 with a 5.0 or make some upgrades to my 2.3 so it will keep up with a stock 5.0. Obviously keeping the 2.3 is the cheaper choice but you sacrifice performance.
  4. 5.0L Tech
    i have a 1987 lx. I learned from my last form that if i used a mustang younger than 1995 i would need to make my motor mounts. How would i go about doing this and if i want to bring the tranny over as well what process is involved there?
  5. 5.0L Talk
    i have the 2.3L with the ranger header and ranger exhaust manifold. (just throwing that out there) but my tranny is going bad and im not willing to replace the tranny then the motor go bad. so i was wondering how much the labor would cost to put in the new 5.0 302 motor and new tranny? i know...
  6. 5.0L Tech
    I have a 1987 mustang convertable LX. It is 4 cylinder and has automatic tranny. I want to convert it to a 5 speed with a 5.0 engine. I know i can go out and buy some junker and transfer all the parts i need. I just don't know what cars are compatable to mine. Also any tip for this would be very...
  7. 2.3L Tech
    hi everyone im new to these forums but i have a 1987 mustand with a 2.3l auto transmission i want to do a swap to a 5.0 that i have in my garadge the engine is out of a 1972 ford mustang it also has a auto trans what all would i need to do inorder to make this work i think im going to need the...
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