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  1. Need help with Conversion or find a pro

    General Discussion
    Got a 72 4x4 stepvan conversion with a 79 351M on F350 in Monroe NC, and overheated and crapped within 100 miles. Van is now in Guntersville AL and we need to desperatly get this beast running. Any suggestions on who can assist or take over the project and get her on the road? What kind of info...
  2. Need help picking a turbo and fuel plate! And suggestions!

    Performance Discussion
    So for fuel modifications for my P-pumped 4bt I'm running raptor fuel pump, and a 4k governor spring with stock injectors (which i want to keep with stock). On the engine I have 60# over valve springs. The engine is intercooled air to air with a cold air intake. Im most likely going to do a fuel...
  3. AT542N questions

    Transmission, Adapter, Transfercase Discussion
    So the final piece to finishing my 4bt swap into my ford ranger is the transmission. I bought my 4b already mated to an allison AT542N tranny. I got no wiring or anything with the tranny and i am completely 100% lost and starting to get frustrated. So obviously its an automatic transmission so...
  4. Ticking noise at 1700 rpm

    Cummins Tech Section
    Will give a quick run down on my build. Put a reconditioned 4bta from acdengines.com in my 2002 jeep TJ. Is mated to stock tranny and transfer case. (NV3550 NP231) both where gone through and look over by zumbrota bearing and gear. Also have the dinky stock axles. (Dana 30 and 35) I built this...
  5. Help, Info, Etc, on a 4BT Cummins ranger swap

    Cummins into Fords
    I have a 1994 Ford ranger 2wd. Im about to pull the motor and transmission and will slowly acquire the 4bt and then the transmission. I am wanting to maybe lower the truck the 3/4in but i know i will be replacing the rear end, have to put stronger springs for the front. I need to know what...
  6. HELP!! International scout II 4bt swap.. What tranny?!?!?!

    Transmission, Adapter, Transfercase Discussion
    Okay so I know that the 4bt and scout IIs go great together and will bump up the mileage as well as the drivability. I have purchased a bread van that has a 4bt in it and plan to swap it into my frame off restoration scout. The bread van has the t19 transmission in it currently but as I'm sure...
  7. 1st engine swap help!

    Cummins Tech Section
    Hi I'm new to diesel and am looking for helpful advice and suggestions. I have a 2004 F150 FX4 5.4 with 3.73 gears. I've been wanting to put a 4bt in it for a while. My local junk yard wants 700 for a 4bt off a stick duelly. Was wondering if it would work with an auto trans. My buddy told me if...
  8. i need help before i start the 4bt swap into my cj7

    General Discussion
    Im restoring an 1983 cj7 jeep and i have been wanting to put the cummins 4bt in it. Right now my jeep has a strait 4 with dana 300 transfer case, amc 20 rear axle, and i think a dana 30 front axle. so i know that i will have to up grade my axles but what else do i need to upgrade? oh and i will...
  9. 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...
  10. NEED INFO please help

    General Discussion
    I want to put a 4 bt in my 95 yj i have T 19 and a np 203/205 doubler GM 14 bolt for the rear and 10 bolt up front already i am in need of info on the 4bt where to find them the differances in the types of 4bt what i should look for for my situation and any advice anyone might have thank...
  11. Where to begin? Probably the umpteenth guy to ask, but here goes.

    General Discussion
    My 97 Tj is a work in progress and this is where I am; I am rather impressed by the little 4BT and managed to find a Frito truck engine complete with turbo, alt, power steering pump, block heater and intake coils(for cold starts I think) for $1500. I think this was a good deal but am not...
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