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Engine Swap Thread. V6 to...?

Old 09-12-2013, 01:36 PM
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Re: Engine Swap Thread. V6 to...?

I am doing a 97 3.8 to 97 LT1 swap on my camaro. I can tell you for fact, don't do it unless you have a donor car. Simple as that!

I bought my 97 z28 donor for a 1k bucks and this is the only way to go!
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Old 09-23-2013, 02:39 PM
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Originally Posted by daddyoisback View Post
thank you for your input... i think about the LS1 route i use to own a 01' SS My LT1 makes alittle over 450hp ino thats not much these days but i have most of what i need already for the swap just odds n ends..a question thou can i run a motor plate and not even swap out kmembers?
The k member is the easy part of the swap, you cant put a lt1 on a 3.8 k member. from what I read the lt1 k member is different for oil pan clearance, rack clearance and lets the lt1 sit lower.

find a lt1 k member swapping them is simple.
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