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i need to know what it entails to change a 2000 7.3 to a 6.0
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Bump bump bump, I'm thinking that would be a very major job. I'm no tech, but I think you would be into a major rebuild.

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why do you want to swap?? sounds like a huge amount of work unless it's your profession.


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i need to know what it entails to change a 2000 7.3 to a 6.0
If you own a 7.3 truck, it would be far easier just to trade your truck in and buy a truck with a 6.0.

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Why would you want to go from a very reliable engine to a very questionable one???

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everyone has a reason.

I dont understand this one but it would require engine and trans. All the wiring for engine and trans and god knows what else. As a tech I just dont understand why anyone would do this. And Ive been pondering this for a few days now.
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Yeah, I agree. Easiest solution is to just trade in and buy a 6.0.
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Or keep the 7.3, they are a good dependable, near unbreakable motor. Why would you want to swap it out.

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