well its gunna fit just less leg room with fire wall rerouted to make more room for the 7.3idi. I have the motor just need to pick up some motor mounts and as far as frame strength my ranger is siting on a f250 frame. so im no where worried about weight and power of the 7.3 idi
http://www.therangerstation.com/forums/showthread.php?t=130443&highlight=vw+diesel+swap+into+rangerI just read this whole thread and all I have to say is:
This has stupid written all over it from the first post.
Thanks, Allan D.! I started this thinking I'd see something about adapting a VW or something, and it went away...But I'll keep hoping I can find a VW or Mercedes adaptation that would fit. As my sig says, the day is young...and I've only started the search. On I go.