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  1. For sale 1997 ford ranger 4x4 4bt intercooled

    Vehicles For Sale
    For sale is a fun project. 1997 ford ranger single cab short bed with a ve 4bt millage unknown. Motor has new bigger Holeset hx30 turbo. Rebuilt injection pump with 30k miles on it. Low pressure piston pump. Dfi injectors I believe 6x16. Trans is m5odr2 and a bw4406 behind that. Running gear is...
  2. om603 fuel line

    Performance Discussion
    I've read that the fuel line in the w126 is insufficient and can cause insufficient flow and fuel vaporization. I believe I've deduced a solution, pressurize the line. I bought a mr gasket 105 gph pump capable of 14 psi with a regulator 4-14 psi. I also ordered the neccesary fittings, hoses...
  3. Grand Cherokee '98 ZJ Diesel Conversion

    Buildup Showcase Threads - All Engines, Vehicles
    Hey Guys. First post here. I wanted to share with you my build so it could probably help someone who want to try a Diesel Swap on a ZJ. I just love Jeeps (solid axle mainly) I travel a lot (live on the countryside) so I needed a versatile vehicle that could handle well on heavy dirt/mud as well...
  4. rebuild

    General Discussion
    hey guys, im thinking about buying a 4bt from a scrapyard and rebuilding it, so my question is, how much will a stock rebuild cost compared to an aftermarket rebuild, thanks:)
  5. 4bt P7100 competition/hot street pump

    General Classifieds
    I have for sale a brand new 4bt P7100 injection pump built by Northeast Diesel Service. I never put the pump on anything. Decided to go a different route. Pump benched and flowed 675cc of fuel maximum. Custom upgraded cam, full cut delivery valves. Custom fuel plate. I have over $3600 invested...
  6. 4bt swap on 1945 dodge pickup

    General Discussion
    Okay guys I'm wanting to know what all this build is going to take to get it going in the right direction. Been wanting to do the swap for years and ready to get started. I'm wanting to know what changes will have to be made for the truck to handle the 4bt, the truck is a fully refurbished 1945...
  7. Antrim Diesel Days 2014! Oct. 17- 19

    Regional Events & Get-Togethers
    Facebook ----> Location: Mason Dixon Dragway 21344 National Pike, Boonsboro, Maryland 75063 Info: HERE FOR PULLING CLASS RULES AND INFO FRIDAY TEST AND TUNE DRAG RACING 3:30PM-9:00PM SPECTATORS $10.00 TEST AND TUNE $30.00 SATURDAY DYNO...
  8. 4d56t Engine

    Want to Buy
    Looking for a turbo-charged 4d56 to swap into a Chrysler Conquest TSI, willing to put some work into it but I don't want a piece of junk. Indiana-Michigan area but willing to figure out shipping or take a road trip possibly even to Canada. If you have one or know where to find one please reply...
  9. AX-15 transmission

    General Classifieds
    AX-15 5 speed Transmission out of a 1995 Cherokee. Asking $300 for best reasonable offer. Include phone number and offers in a PM. Thanks for looking.
  10. 1984 Ford Escort Diesel Fit My 1971 Jeep CJ5?

    Ford Diesels
    Found a local 1984 Ford Escort with a diesel Mazda 2.0 motor. It has 135k miles. Oil looks good. No block cracks. No blowby. However, it does have a blown head gasket, which I am not worried about. My Jeep: -1971 Jeep CJ5 -T90 3spd manual transmission -4cyl Iron Duke (blown rod-hopefully...
  11. 4bt swap into 2004 dodge ram 1500 regular cab.

    Cummins 6BT / 5.9 Conversions
    I am going to be doing a 4bt swap in place of a 287 in a dodge regular cab short bed 4x4. A few concerns I am having are front suspension, transmission, and electronics. I have access to a few different 4bt's, one paired to an allison, one paired to a 47RH, and one without a tranny. I am...
  12. 2000 Chevy 2500 Cummins swap complete

    Cummins 6BT / 5.9 Conversions
    My swap is complete, kinda sorta, had some troubles but it is finally done, i do have a/c, parking brake, speedo(luckily i have my gps), grid heater, boost and egt gauges to add and windshield washer tank. But i do have 2000 miles on it already, love the 5speed it does need more fuel delivery...
  13. 1985 Chevy Short Bed swap to diesel

    General Discussion
    I am currently thinking about pulling the engine out of my 1985 Chevy short bed truck. What would be the right sized diesel to put in there? what changes would i need to make as far as the transmission, and fuel pump/hoses? Any help would be much appreciated!
  14. 1984 Chevy Scottsdale swap OE 6.2L for 4bt. I NEED HELP!

    General Discussion
    Hey all, I'm a newbie here. I have a 1984 Chevy Scottsdale 4x4. My original 6.2L diesel froze up on me after 400,025 miles of hard work. I'd like to put a 4bt in its place. I have a 700r4 tansmission. My knowledge doesnt go much further than general maintainence, however Ive dropped and lowered...
  15. 1977 f150 with mystery diesel HELP!!!!!!!

    General Discussion
    My brother just bought a 1977 f 150 with a 4cyl diesel in it and we cant figure out what it is. Its attached to a 4 speed with reverse all the way to the right and up insted of down. It has ford casted into the block and head, a large FL casted into the head and 6050j casted into the block. It...
  16. Anybody ever done a 4bt swap into a 98 disco?

    Other Engine Swaps
    I have a 1998 Land Rover Discovery I with a 4.0L V8 and an auto tranny has anybody ever done the swap or something similar like a mercedes or isuzu? just need a direction to go in.
  17. Wanted: 4bt Ranger

    Want to Buy
    I'm searching for a Ford Ranger with a year range of 93 to early 00's. I live in Michigan so it pretty well has to be a 4X4, and I would prefer a manual transmission. Please no rust buckets, and i hope the conversion was done somewhat professionally, because im looking at this set up as a...
  18. Diesel swap newbie

    Volkswagen Diesels
    I'm brand new to this community and have no knowledge whatsoever on this topic. so, thanks in advance for any replies! I'm looking into running an s series Chevrolet or GMC truck with a diesel swap. I've heard good things about the VW diesel that was designed for the rabbit and that some...
  19. S10 Zr2 should it get a 4bt??

    General Discussion
    im wondering if its worth doing, if it will work etc.. i have a 98 S10 Zr2 and i was wondering what it would take to swap in a 4bt. its 4wd and auto, i would like to change it to 5 speed if possible too, seeing as this would mostly be a mud truck, and to tow my yfz's to races. Also wondering...
  20. biodiesel and old kubota?

    WVO / SVO / Biodiesel
    I'm working on a conversion of a utility vehicle to diesel- dropping in a Kubota D600 (out of production, made through the 80s I think). Just wondering if anyone has experience using biodiesel (homebrew, made from WVO) in their kubota diesel engine or tractor... Thanks