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Ford Truck Club Forum > FORD F-250 | F-350 SERIES | SUPER DUTY > 1992-1997 Ford F250 | F350



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Old March 1st, 2012, 12:09 PM
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I am in the process of swaping a 1995 Ford, F-250 5.8 L engine for a 1985 460, 7.5L. Can I use the same wiring. Oh! the 460 in Duraspark II.
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Welcome! Please start a seperate thread in the correct section (or this one could be moved, really).

If you mean the wiring harness, then they would be different, especially because its a carb'd (not EFI) motor. What transmission does it have? If it is an automatic you will have problems with this swap because the transmission is computer controlled with the engine. You can get aftermarket transmission controllers, but they are pricey.


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Welcome to FTC! I moved your thread to the proper section.
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So the 460 is carb'd, and if the F250 is auto you'll need a trans controller or do a Manual swap. The "Wiring Harness" from the old engine will not work on the 460 beings it is Carb'd.
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