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Old 05-10-2019, 08:04 PM   #1
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Default Blocks that work in a ej253

So I'm wondering what shortblock I could use to put in my ej253. I would assume any ej25x block would work assuming compression ratios are close.

Also out of curiosity if I found ej25x case halves could the crank,rods,pistons work in the case or are some of them different.
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I’m not sure what shortblock to put in your EJ253. I think you need to re-ask the question and provide more details. Did your engine fail and you need a new shortblock? If so just get another EJ253. I’m sure they aren’t hard to find affordably. Technically any phase 2 EJ shortblock could mate up to the 253 heads. But an EJ257 block would be a waste if you wanted to just keep the rest of the engine stock.

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