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I have a fiat ducato motor home and the engine has

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Hi I have a fiat ducato motor home and the engine has blown ,my motor home is on a 1988 body it has a 2.5 diesel direct injection the sofim 8144 can I fit a 2015 ducatoturbo Diesel engine in my motor home without having to change anything major.
Yours Geoff Mullen .
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Car
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Expert:  Greg replied 9 months ago.
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H Geoff .
It would turn out to expensive to do this swap as the 2015 is common rail injection .
Meaning fuel tank swap , engine mounts and position of drive line is completely different, so you would need to replace the transmission and anchor points ,
ECM and complete wiring harness BCM and immobilizer system.
Dash instrument cluster etc etc.
You would need a complete Accident vehicle to be able to do this a little cheaper .
This could be done but as said a donor vehicle and a lot of fabrication work ..
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