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5.3 vortec guys

Post #1 by GL1-242 » Thu Jul 04, 2019 10:26 pm

Hey All,
I have a 2008 5.3 vortec in it lmf code #4 in 8th digit of vin. dropped a valve in #6 this is a gen IV. I found a 2000 5.3 long block no intake, I should be able to swap in with intake and accessories and sensors. the 2000 is a gen 3. So is it that easy swap out same block and heads. i have the 799 heads on the 2008.

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Re: 5.3 vortec guys

Post #2 by 5speed » Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:07 am

a quick look on rock auto shows different intake gasket sets for the 2 years.
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