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Can an LS Take a Sport Engine?

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Old 04-25-2019, 02:07 PM
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Default Can an LS Take a Sport Engine?

My '95 Mitsubishi LS, 3.0L engine broke its timing belt. I am in need of a replacement engine. I can't find any for the LS model, but have found a used 3.0L engine from a '95 Montero Sport. Will a Sport engine exchange with an LS? I searched the Forum, but couldn't find the answer. I am not a mechanic, so please be clear with your responses. Thanks!
 
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Old 04-25-2019, 11:32 PM
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How badly damaged is the original engine? Were you under load on highway or at idle when it happened? It can be just a couple of bent valves. Fairly easy fix and you'll be back on the road.
 
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Old 05-14-2019, 03:39 PM
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My 99 LS has a 3.0L, don't see why it wouldn't work.
 
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