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Old 11-01-2009, 05:17 PM
ranger96 ranger96 is offline
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hey i currently have a 1996 ranger with a 2.3L 4cyl engine and was wondering if i can drop a bigger engine in there. what do you recommend for a new engine? and where could i obtain one of them?
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Old 11-01-2009, 05:58 PM
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Old 11-01-2009, 06:18 PM
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hey i currently have a 1996 ranger with a 2.3L 4cyl engine and was wondering if i can drop a bigger engine in there. what do you recommend for a new engine? and where could i obtain one of them?
when you say bigger engine, do you mean bigger ranger engine like v6 3.0, 4.0 ? or V8 out of another type vehicle?

I always see ranger engines on Craigslist under auto parts. You will need the computer to go with it, dont know what else is required for the swap.
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Old 11-01-2009, 06:56 PM
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Depends what your goal is. The 02+ 2.3s have 45hp more than your 2.3 & can be picked up pretty cheap.

If you want big power go with a 302 swap.
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