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Engine swap how difficult is it swap the engines in these cars i have never done a front wheel drive, please tell me how to do it and what to start with

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  • laskytravis Dec 02, 2008

    well i am going to pull the tranny and engine at the same time, and is there a way to pull the engine and tranny and still have the wheels on the car so i can roll it around? Is that possible?

  • laskytravis Dec 04, 2008

    well the car is going to be sittin on jsck stands so as long as i have the car up high enough i should be able to lift the engine and tranny all at once?

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Dont lift the engine up lower it onto the floor and slide it out under car

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Hi, is not that hard,the steps are similar to RWD just be sure to remove the big nuts at the axels ends before you lift the vehicle,they are very tight and is veryhard to do it with the car up in stands,disconect all wires, muffler ,gas lines lift and secure the vehicle ,remove both axels, you have to remove the lower ball joints and tie rod ends to disconect the lower control arm to remove the axels , starter, motor mounts, the bolts that holds the trany,and the bolts at the convertor if is automatic,

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  • Tony Rodriguez Dec 02, 2008

    Hi, Yes just conect the lower control arms back in place and the tie rod ends and you are good to roll .C1.....

  • Tony Rodriguez Dec 05, 2008

    Hello, yes they can be pull out all togheter ,is better if you remove the hood ,be sure that you disconect every wire ,cables and lines,and balance the engine and tranny so they will not lean to one side ,go straight up ..C1

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