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3.0 Engine swap-04 in to an 01


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#1 outbackinswv

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Posted 14 November 2017 - 10:09 AM

Just need to know if a 3.0 engine from a 04 LL Bean automatic will fit a 01 LL Bean automatic. The 01 has a bad 3.0 in it now. If theres no difference i'm good to go. thanks


Edited by outbackinswv, 14 November 2017 - 10:11 AM.


#2 john in KY

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Posted 14 November 2017 - 02:38 PM

Just checked car-part.com and saw that 02/03/04 appear to be interchangeable but the 01 engine was listed all by itself. Something is different. Maybe intake, maybe some sensors.  Don't know. 



#3 idosubaru

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Posted 14 November 2017 - 02:42 PM

They're interchangeable, I don't know what that 01 distinction is either, but you can ignore it for swapping engines. 01's occasionally had timing chain noise that was presumably fixed with updated parts, if so you'll be getting that with an 04.

Edited by idosubaru, 14 November 2017 - 02:43 PM.


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Posted 14 November 2017 - 11:59 PM

Thanks for the info guys.  :)






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