Engine Swaps

Discussion in '1996 - 2004 SN95 Mustang -General/Talk-' started by 03WhiteV6, Jan 23, 2004.


  1. 03WhiteV6

    03WhiteV6 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2004
    Messages:
    0
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    i think getting a dif engine would be a cheaper route than modding the v6..any suggestions on what engine to use? i just wanna get ideas of what i would have to spend to get around the cobra's 390hp or above....and if i got the new engine what else would i have to replace besides getting a better suspension? links would be helpful too! thanks
    #1
  2. dastang2

    dastang2 Active Member

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2003
    Messages:
    2,046
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    46
    i wanna get a 351 for my 95 5 spd. you would have to get a stronger tranny and different motor mounts and radiator
    #2
  3. 03WhiteV6

    03WhiteV6 New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2004
    Messages:
    0
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    yea mines a 5spd also and i was looking at some 351s too, pretty nice...so thats it just motor mounts, tranny and a radiator huh maybe better gears in the back and t-lok and a shifter if thats all.....hmmm maybe ill end up getting it sooner than planned
    #3
  4. The Brahma Bull

    The Brahma Bull Founding Member

    Joined:
    Aug 20, 2001
    Messages:
    865
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Uh, your car is an 03 right? Would would you want to completly biod your cars warrenty already?
    #4
  5. dastang2

    dastang2 Active Member

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2003
    Messages:
    2,046
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    46
    you will also need the 351 flywheel and clutch and the computer,harness and fuel injection stuff. but i am going carbed to get away from all of that wiring mess. you may have more things to change like crossmember and driveshaft
    #5

Share This Page