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PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2016 3:10 pm 
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I have a 2000 Buick LeSabre with a working 3800 non supercharger. I have a 2003 Bonneville SSEi with a blown #4 cylinder. Will the block of the LeSabre 3800 swap over to the Bonneville? I know EGR and intake must be changed but it seems (or at least I hope) the block would swap over. What about the CAM?

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2016 4:13 pm 
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What you're looking at is what's known as a top swap. Lots of good reading on that here:

http://www.grandprixforums.net/threads/ ... -3800-Info

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 19, 2016 7:43 pm 
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Short answer is it will work, but it's not plug and play. I definitely recommend reading through the link Carl posted.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 02, 2021 11:11 am 
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The link to grandprixforums no longers works, but you can stilll access the information using the archive.org WayBack machine :)

https://web.archive.org/web/20150422024 ... -3800-Info


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troehr wrote:
The link to grandprixforums no longers works, but you can stilll access the information using the archive.org WayBack machine :)

https://web.archive.org/web/20150422024 ... -3800-Info


You replied to a post from 2016, just so you know.

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