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08-25-2002, 12:56 AM
were the explorer motors the same as the cobras?

Black Snake
08-25-2002, 08:32 PM
No. The intake is different (the upper for sure but I'm not sure about the lower). When they first installed the 5.0 in the Explorer (96) they used the GT-40 heads but later (not sure what year) they changed to the GT-40P heads. The cam is also unique to the Explorer motor.