Other
engine swap and 4wd conversion

Question Description

how much would it cost to engine swap a corvette engine into my 1992 chevy silverado 1500 and to convert it from 2wd to 4wd

Final Answer

Hi,

What are your reasons for using corvette engine? Is it the power ?
Putting an sports car engine into Silverado will not make sense and here are my reasons. Sports car engines have a shorter connecting rod than those of a bigger vehicles with heavy body. Shorter connecting rod are design for gaining a shorter stroke, meaning trucks have a longer connecting rod for longer stroke which is necessary to maintain sustainable power throughout RPM.

I strongly suggests to just rebuild the original engine with crank kit. A well balance engine rebuild can give you more power than needed.

For 2wd to 4wd conversion, you wheel need all the drive train from a 4wd. You will need 4x4 transmission, front and rear axles.

The cost for the conversion will be between $8K to $10K dollars. Of course, you can cut this cost tremendously by finding a good donor that is already a 4x4 and spend your money on the engine build.

Veedeoo (123)
Carnegie Mellon University

Anonymous
The tutor managed to follow the requirements for my assignment and helped me understand the concepts on it.

Anonymous
The tutor was knowledgeable, will be using the service again.

Anonymous
Awesome quality of the tutor. They were helpful and accommodating given my needs.

Studypool
4.7
Trustpilot
4.5
Sitejabber
4.4

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors