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Old 09-25-2013, 12:30 PM   #1
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4.7 liter High output

Has anyone run a jeep offroad with a 4.7 liter High output Engine? What were the results?

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Old 10-19-2013, 05:43 PM   #2
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I have seen they are very expensive used, and not known for super longevity. Im looking into 4.0 swap or 5.7 chevy V8 swap for our 95 Yj. I like the 4.7's, but would not consider for the above reasons....

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Old 11-04-2013, 04:24 PM   #3
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I am waiting on the last few parts to put my new 4.6 stroker in my '88 YJ. I am a bit over $2000 in it including some extra stuff. If you are interested I can share more, and I can report back with my thoughts after it's broken in etc.
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Old 11-04-2013, 07:34 PM   #4
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Unless you are getting the 4.7 for free there are many better options. I don't have first hand experience with the 4.7 but have not heard good things. The Chrysler 5.2 and 5.9 run forever and chevy engines are fairly easy swaps. I can't recommend ford just cause it doesn't feel right.
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