Ronald Larsen wrote: > > I read a article on the 98 Ranger which stated it base engine is now 2.5 liters due to a increase in stroke. Is this a viable crankshaft for the SVO engine? > No. It will not fit. Entirely different block and journals. I spoke with SVO about this a while ago. Besides, more stroke in a turbo 2.3 isn't the way to go.