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Old 01-24-2012, 03:49 PM
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Question EFI to Carb Conversion

I have a 88 Wrangler with a 4.2L in it right now that has a spun bearing, I was wondering if I could take my spare 4.2L (set up for EFi) and just take off the EFi Parts and put back on my intake and carb and drop it back in ? I've done Efi to Carb conversions before but never on a 4.2L
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I am wondering why you would want too. It should be pretty easy, swap the intake and dizzy. It takes a lot to kill the 4.2

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It's carb now and don't wanna do the work to change it over, when it runs, it runs great lol
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It will run even better once you do the efi swap. More power,no stalling or hiccupping and bulletproof motor..
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More MPG, starts time and time again, isn't bothered by cold, etc etc..
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