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Engine compatability

I have a 2003 F350 with a 6.0 that destroyed itself. I have access to a 2007 6.0 with the harness and ECU. What problems (electrical, transmission, fuel pump) might I encounter in trying to swap this engine into my rig?
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transmission is the same, fuel pump is the same

how many miles on the possible donor?

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77K miles. Could this turn out to be an electrical wiring nightmare?
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I would use the electronics of the receiving vehicle because a couple of things were different like the instrument cluster (05+ are digital)


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I believe the 07 engine harness can be retained.
You will need an 05+ lower rad hose to accommodate the outlet on your 07 front cover tho

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We essentially just did this but it was a 2006 engine into a late 2004 truck.

2006 6.0 F250 FX4
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Krazyk, did you have to rewire on the passenger side of the firewall?
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