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Old 02-19-2010, 01:37 AM   #1
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i have been trying to figure out the wiring on this 4.0 swap... no luck. going by what someone posted in the tech area i hooked up a red/ltgreen from the 4.o harness and a red/ltgreen from the 2.9 driverside harness. but it keeps blowing the ignition fuse. i'm at a loss right now and need some serious help please! the chiltons manual and haynes manuals suck too
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Old 02-19-2010, 02:17 AM   #2
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what year sploder?


i just leave the sploder eec harness intact and power through the diode on the switch side...the color for that varies.


sounds like there is a short to ground
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Its a 93. Have you done this swap? I also can't figure out how to connect my fuel pump to my power dist box. Everything came out of a running explorer
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just leave the sploder eec harness intact/ wiring to alternator to baterry broke or similar blowing wire
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the chiltons manual and haynes manuals suck too yes they do i am putin a 93 4.0 into my 87 and it is not as easy as the say it is or i m just a dumb ass
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This is driving me nuts..
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do u have testlite ? use it
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How would a test light help in this situation
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throw the books out and start checkin wire and wire it up mybe i should stop tellin u what to do get my ass and fix mine own
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That was the encouragement I needed! Just finished it up. Let me know if u need help... I learned a lot.
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