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Old 03-11-2011, 06:32 PM
nitro_high nitro_high is offline
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i wonder what the dimensions of the new 3.5 eco boost is and if it would fit in a ranger
i know it would take a lot of work and money but what if in a few years you found one in a wrecking yard.
it says it gets 22mpg and has good power.
im gonna look into this crazy idea
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Old 03-11-2011, 06:48 PM
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IF you could get it into a ranger, it would probably get better MPG than advertised since the ranger has to weigh less than F150. I don't know how practical or possible it would be. But it would be a pretty epic project.
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Old 03-12-2011, 11:35 PM
More_Cowbell More_Cowbell is offline
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wireing would be hell on that thing.. soo many computers and if its like the new 5.0 its throttle by wire so you need the pedal and computer for that aswell
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