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post #1 of (permalink) Old 11-03-2003, 09:32 AM
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i just got a 85 s-10 durango 4x4 for a project truck and im looking to put a 350 in it. what modifications do i need to do to the truck to do this?
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Try Jags That Run and see what you can get from there.

The only thing I can gather from the 4x4 installation is that you have might have a difficult time with getting a good oil pan under there (clearance with the front axles).

I've seen it done to one S-10 a long time ago, and he never hooked up the front axle.

Aside from that... [img]images/graemlins/thud.gif[/img]
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If you did it with a solid front axle swap that would take care of some of the clearance problems.
Since the S10 is such a light vehicle, you may want to consider a 4.3 V6. I had one in my 92, and thought it had plenty of power, and it wasn't built.
With the V6, you'd have less clearance issues.
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