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Needing some help with a tranny/motor bolt pattern...

i got a 1984 4x4 5 speed ranger with a 2.8 tranny with a 86 2.9l v6 but i was wondering if a 4.0 will fit the bolt pattern on the 2.8 tranny??? any answers out there???
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2.9 and 4.0 are the same block, so if 2.8 trans will bolt to the 2.9, then the 2.8 trans will bolt to the 4.0
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Thanks bud. Would it makes a difference on wat year 4.0 or all in general will fit.
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id say any OHV 4.0. The SOHC 4.0 has almost the same bellhousing, but it is one bolt different IIRC
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what is the difference between the two 4.0 motors year wise???
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Bump??? Really??? Lol I dnt think bump will answer it lol
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I bumped your thread back to the top after moving it to the correct forum.
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OHV is from 1990-2000 in the Ranger and the SOHC is 2001-2011
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