1MZFE ENGINE

  • Tiny
  • nergui
  • 1999 Lexus RX 300
  • 6 CYL
  • AWD
  • automatic
  • 123,000 miles

Would toyota camry 1mzfe engine fit 1999 lexus rx300 awd

Monday, February 14th, 2011 AT 9:06 AM

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  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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  • 19,840 posts

No engines are interchangeable these days. You car has an operating system for one specific engine and nothing else. It's also against Federal law to modify a Federally emission certified vehicle in any way.

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Monday, February 14th, 2011 AT 1:14 PM
  • Tiny
  • nergui
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Thanks for reply. So it is possible to replace my rx300 engine short block by any other 1mzfe short block (like camry, sienna, avalon and highlander)

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Tuesday, February 15th, 2011 AT 5:50 AM
  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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That is a question to put to a salvage yard as they have access to interchange books that the rest of us don't have. They can tell you if the block is exactly the same or not.

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Tuesday, February 15th, 2011 AT 10:27 AM
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  • nergui
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Thanks for the reply I'll ask them.

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Wednesday, February 16th, 2011 AT 12:39 AM

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