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LS Engine Swap

Say goodbye to sluggish and outdated vehicles – Retro Rides LS engine swaps will transform your ride into a contemporary, high-powered marvel that will outperform your old engine with ease!

Retro Rides of Bend, Oregon specializes in LS engine swaps for those seeking more horsepower. Our team of experts has years of experience and is dedicated to providing top-notch LS engine swap service for our clients. We believe that a well-done LS engine swap should provide an elevated driving experience and increase some well-deserved horsepower.


LS Engine Swap

Discover the power of LS engine swaps at Retro Rides!


LS Engine Swaps

Are you looking for something faster, smoother, or louder? A full LS engine swap is sometimes not about power but functionality. We can help you with that full LS Engine Swap you are looking for. Or maybe you want a Coyote Swap for your Mustang? When we do a full motor swap, we fabricate the correct mounts and make sure the LS engine is right for your build. At Retro Rides of Bend, Oregon, LS swapping is one of our specialties. 

A LS engine is a type of V8 engine produced by GM. LS stands for “Luxury Sport” and refers to a family of engines that were designed for high performance and efficiency.

Stock LS engines can produce anywhere from around 250 to 500 horsepower, depending on the displacement and other factors. With aftermarket upgrades, LS engines can produce over 1,000 horsepower in some cases.

This is a popular modification for performance enthusiasts who want to increase the power and performance of their vehicles. LS engine swaps require some modifications to the vehicle, such as new motor mounts, exhaust, and wiring, but they can be a relatively straightforward process with the right tools and knowledge. Sometimes suspension, brakes and other modifications are also needed for LS engine swaps. 

LS engines are popular because of their high performance, reliability, and lightweight design. They are known for being easy to modify and upgrade, and they have a large aftermarket following. They are also relatively affordable and widely available.

Yes, LS engines can be used in non-GM vehicles with the help of adapter kits and other modifications. LS engines are a popular choice for engine swaps because of their power and availability.

Yes, LS engines are known for their reliability. They are designed to be durable and long-lasting. Many LS engines have been known to last for hundreds of thousands of miles with proper maintenance.


What LS Engine is best for swaps?


The Chevrolet LS V-8 is the first choice for high-performance engine swaps. The legendary engine's compact size and light weight make it the most popular option for enthusiasts seeking more power.

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