: Deville Motor Swap 1997 to 1997 sts



kawiking07
08-16-08, 05:53 PM
i know its somewhere on the site but ive been looking for 4hours.

my caddillac is a deville 1997 has bad gasket or heads gone

i found a 1997 sts with same motor the vin on the sts 1g6ke54Y1v-------

my vin is 1g6ke54Y0v-------

is the "Y" the only thing i need to know?

will the motor work in my car without any reprogramming or fabrication?

please help. let me know here

tateos
08-19-08, 02:22 PM
Yes - I think they are both the same

misfit6794
08-19-08, 03:05 PM
Of course there's a good chance the same thing will happen to that motor after you put all the work into swapping it, unless you timesert or normsert it first

tateos
08-20-08, 12:23 PM
Of course there's a good chance the same thing will happen to that motor after you put all the work into swapping it, unless you timesert or normsert it first

Right - that happened to me the first time. When that engine blew the HGs, I inserted the block