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Old 01-29-2010
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v8 conversion question

Hey i have a 1997 reg cab 2wheel drive and i am look at buying a 1983 ford ranger with a 302 in it. just wondering if everything will fit on mine.

heres what i know
Has a 302 bored .30over forged flat top pistons, edelbrock intake, holler carb, headers, k&n filter, new starter and fuel pump. c4 tranny with B&M shift kit. 8.8 rear end.

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I moved this to the V8 section, you might get more answers this way.

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As far as i know it will fit. You are going to half to do some heavy modding when it comes to the weiring side of it, but it will fit. My suggestion is tho buy it and leave it in the 87 and just run it as a trail truck.
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