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Old 01-15-2020, 03:04 PM
Reedguy Reedguy is offline
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Default 5.0 ignition swap

I have a 5.0 from a 96 Explorer in my Ranger and am considering changing it to an HEI distributor in place of the factory coil packs & crank trigger... my question, is the block and cam the same as the older 5.0's that came with a distributor ?
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Old 03-09-2020, 09:34 AM
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Default Re: 5.0 ignition swap

as long as its a ho motor the dist cam gears are the same if u go with a DS2 setup like im going to be doing then the dist gear needs to be changed to a steel gear as the older ones have a cast gear
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