4.6 Specific

Discussion in '1996 - 2004 SN95 Mustang -General/Talk-' started by doublenotch, Dec 12, 2013.


  1. doublenotch

    doublenotch New Member

    Joined:
    May 13, 2006
    Messages:
    16
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    2
    Location:
    Florida
    Why is the 4.6 in my 2000 GT specific to that model year? Sorry I cant find the search. Salvage yards have told me I have to use a 2ooo MY engine. I have a 04 on a stand I would like to build and swap out. Here comes the flames if any. Thanks.
    Rob
    #1
  2. Nightfire

    Nightfire Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2002
    Messages:
    3,598
    Likes Received:
    134
    Trophy Points:
    93
    Location:
    TX
    The 04 motor will work fine.
    #2
    trombonedemon likes this.
  3. flstang65

    flstang65 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 6, 2007
    Messages:
    1,927
    Likes Received:
    177
    Trophy Points:
    64
    Location:
    Clermont, FL
    You will be fine.
    #3
    trombonedemon likes this.
  4. sneaky98gt

    sneaky98gt Mustang Master

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2008
    Messages:
    3,273
    Likes Received:
    162
    Trophy Points:
    94
    Location:
    NC State University
    It's probably because the 2000 is a Windsor plant engine (vs. a Romeo). If you're swapping the whole motor, I think the only things different are the timing cover and flywheel/flexplate. I can't remember for sure. Do a search and you'll find all the differences between the Windsor and Romeo.
    #4

Share This Page