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Old 08-31-2021, 01:28 AM   #1
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Hey im new to this site. I have an 88 2wd hb that runs great. I am currently looking to swap the engine but am unsure of what would be best. I am thinking 350 but this might prove to be too difficult. Any ideas?
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Old 08-31-2021, 01:34 AM   #2
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Welcome to infamous nissan! You’ll run into a lot of the same issues on most swaps. The SBC swap is one of the more common swaps. The only thing that would probably be any easier would be a small block Ford since the distributor is at the front of the engine.
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Old 08-31-2021, 02:47 AM   #3
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Old 08-31-2021, 03:30 AM   #4
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Old 09-01-2021, 05:03 AM   #5
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I would go the 302 route just for the distributor location. And the small block ford parts are a dime a dozen.

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