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Hi, to some of you this may come across completely ignorant, but I figured I would give it a shot. I was wondering if it is at all possible to take a 4.0 L Jaguar s type, and swap its engine with that of the 4.2 L supercharged from the s type r. If at all possible, what would need to be upgraded to ensure vehicle was operational. Much thanks for any responses received.

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The only thing odd about your question, is this
is not the forum for an answer,as those type
swaps are done behind closed doors & no info
is shared
It is a custom job or hobby, left to the all knowing
in the auto world

Posted on May 09, 2014

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SOURCE: 2000 Jaguar S-Type Battery

I had to change the battery in my 1999 S-Type, you will need the radio code, I also needed to reprogramme the board computer which is easy if you have your manual at hand, also the car might act strangely for a while, but this is explained in your users manual, nothing to worry about.

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hi i worked on engines most of my life and done conversions and my advice would be to anybody thats not used to doing this type of job is leave well alone stick with the oridginal engine as you will find it will not be straight forward and its a big enough job to start with i know these are not best engines stick a quality oil in and change filter regular yates210456

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SOURCE: 91 Toyota Previa AWD - Swap original engine for Previa Supercharged engine

I do a lot of work on Toyota Previa before; including rebuilt engine, swapping engine and transmission and lot of things in between, but never swap a normal aspirated engine to a supercharged engine or diesel. Since i have some experience in Previa, I would like to share my opinion with you regarding your plan to swapping the normal aspirated Previa engine to a Supercharged engine. When you do a swapp like that, you will not only be dealing with just swapping engine, but some wiring, computer, throttle body, air cleaner assembly, extra frame and pulley on the accessory items, transmission as well as a right rear end to get the correct gear ratio to accomodate the new engine and transmission. I can go on even more, but let me tell you this, beside less headache, it would definitely cheaper if you were to find a Supercharged Previa and fix it up. However, if you are totally motivated to do this project, keep in mind, this engine swap will be a long term and time consuming project.l I wish you best of luck and have fun!

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