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Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2005 10:50 am 
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I have heard rumours that a 5.0lt V8 will bolt straight into an EB-EL falcon without mods to engine bay, mounts etc. is this true and what sort of price roughly?

 

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Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2005 11:01 am 
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yep should be a straight swap, prices will vary depending on what goes in there (eb v8, 185kw EL XR8 motor, Au T series motor etc), pm xr8dismantler for prices.
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Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2005 1:00 pm 
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http://www.fordmods.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?p=25242#25242

 

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Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2005 1:35 pm 
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anyone know of a cheap engine from an EL XR8 for sale in melbourne?

 

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Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2005 2:09 pm 
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the engine may be cheap, but price up V8, hoses, electrics, ECU, trans, A/C power steering, steering rack, alt etc etc........gulp!

 

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Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2005 10:27 pm 
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your just a kill joy Dan....
Best bet is to buy a damaged car from the auctions and convert the drivelines and looms from one car to the other.
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Posted: Tue Mar 15, 2005 11:27 pm 
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give us a call. we have either EB , EL ,AU or T3 5.6 in stock
can supply with a AUto or a 5 speed :lol:
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Posted: Wed Mar 16, 2005 8:33 am 
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Bloody hell.

a T3 5.6 drivetrain in an EL.

f**k that would hammer.
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Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2005 5:24 pm 
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mmmmmm 5.6 in an EL..... mmmmmmm

 

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