View Full Version : 22r in a re engine bay?

04-23-2007, 08:27 PM
i dont see why not but just thought i would ask and make sure. i just bought a 89 4runner with a blown motor i have a 83 pickup with a 84 motor to go in. if it wont work lemme know why. i hear if its 83 u gotta drill and tap 3 holes on the intake no big deal anything else i should be aware of? if its not gonna work im just gonna drop it in carbed and pull the efi fuse also putting sas from 83 under this should i keep the rear ifs width diff? is it alot wider? oh and most importantly I NEED A BACK WINDOW AND MOTOR for the poo runner lemme know whatcha got

04-23-2007, 08:40 PM
Do there are very minor differences, ive done it a couple times

04-24-2007, 05:13 PM
83-84 heads have the extra holes for fuel injection.

the motor from the 83 will fit in the 89 no problem. Little things like alternator, coolant pipes , heater hoses etc might have slight differences, but just swap it all off of the motor coming out of the 89 and your good to go.