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Old 04-10-2011, 06:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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LT1 in a TJ?

The short of it is this:

Boyfriend inherited a buick roadmaster with an LT1 and 40k original miles. I want a TJ.

His idea is to buy a 4 cyl TJ and swap the LT1 into it.

Is this a realistic project? Any major hick-ups to know about?
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Old 04-11-2011, 01:40 AM   #2 (permalink)
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rock the Roadmaster the way it is. especially if it's a wagon.
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Old 04-11-2011, 04:26 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Yes, it's a very realistic project if you have the time, skill and money to do it. There are a lot of guys out there that run this setup. Do a search and you can read for days on here.
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Only major downside to the LTI is the Opti-spark. I think they have kits to eliminate it these days though...


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rock the Roadmaster the way it is. especially if it's a wagon.
Hell to the NO! It's a sedan and I wouldn't rock it if you paid me. I'd rather rock my PSD F-250 or my Pontiac Grand Am or my Grand Cherokee... See the problem we have too many cars already, but I'd make room in the driveway for a TJ!
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