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Old 11-02-2010
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hey, i got a 2001 ford ranger which i just swamped and messed up the engine, does anyone make motor mounts to swap in a 302 v8 that would bolt to the stock motor mounts in a 2001 ford ranger??? an help would be greatly appreciated
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Old 11-02-2010
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If it's a 4x4 or Edge, then 96~2001 Explorer V8 mounts and engine plates are a direct bolt in.
If it is a 2WD XL or XLT, custom plates will need to be fabbed.

Anyone considering this swap should do some reading:

The ultimate 98+ Explorer-based 5.0 V8 swap thread.

2001~2003 Ranger 5.0l Swap Wiring Guide!!!!

Swapping An Explorer 5.0L In To A 1998-Up Ranger

Bob's swap project: Level II meets 5.0L - Ford Ranger Forum - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource

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Keypad Entry, Lock LEDs, ABS switch, sway bar discos, Heated seats, Explorer EATC, Trip Computer and consoles

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Lol, that's why i just messaged you first bob. I knew you would shoot me some links or give me some good info. Good luck if you decide to do the swap allen!
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