This LOJ Conversions Basic Swap Kit for the N50 Nissan Xterra and N40 Nissan Frontier allows you to install and Gen 3 or Gen 4 Chevrolet LS Engine into your truck using your stock VQ40 6-Speed Manual Transmission. This kit has been engineered specifically for your truck to make the installation of your LSx engine as simple as possible.
This basic kit uses a VQ40DE 6-Speed Manual Transmission (External Slave Style)
- LOJ LSx to Xterra / Frontier Motor Mounts (CNC Cut and Bent Motor Mount Brackets, Billet Aluminum Mount Pedestals with Energy Suspension Polyurethane Inserts, Brackets are powdercoated for durability and include hardware)
- Holley Muscle Car Oil Pan Package (6.0qt Capacity, OEM LS3 Dipstick Tube and Dipstick, Pickup Tube, Gasket) for Two Wheel Drive applications and a custom LOJ Sheel Metal Oil Pan for Four Wheel Drive Applications
- LOJ VQ40DE Transmission to LSx Adapter Kit Including:
- 6061-T6 Billet Aluminum Adapter Plate with Zinc-Plated Hardware
- LOJ Billet Steel Flywheel Spacer with ARP Hardware
- Custom LSX Clutch Disk (11.5" Diameter with Nissan Input Shaft Splines)
- Z32 300ZX Throwout Bearing Sleeve
- 2005-2015 Nissan Xterra 2WD/4WD VQ40DE Manual Transmission (D50)
- 2004-2015 Nissan Frontier 2WD/4WD VQ40DE Manual Transmission (D40)
- 2004-2015 Nissan Navara 2WD/4WD VQ40DE Manual Transmission (D40)
- 2008-2012 Suzuki Equator 2WD/4WD VQ40DE Manual Transmission (D40)
What LS Engines Do Your Kits Work With?
Any Generation 3 or Generation 4 Small Block Chevy Engine, this includes the following engine displacements and codes:
- 4.8L - LR4 (Gen 3) LY2, L20 (Gen 4) Silverado, Express Van, Escallade, Tahoe, Trailblazer, etc.
- 5.3L - LM7, L59, LM4, L33 (Gen 3) LH6, LY5, LMG, LC9, LH8 (Gen 4) Silverado, Express Van, Escallade, Tahoe, Trailblazer, etc.††
- 5.7L - LS1, LS6 (Gen 3) C5 Corvette, F-Body Camaro/Trans Am, GTO, etc.
- 6.0L - LQ4, LQ9 (Gen 3) LS2, L76, L98, L77, LY6, LFA, LZ1 (Gen 4) Silverado, Escallade, C6 Corvette, GTO, G8, etc.††
- 6.2L - L92, LS3, L99, LS9‡‡, LSA‡‡ (Gen 4) Camaro, Corvette, Escallade, CTS-V, G8 GXP, etc.
- 7.0L - LS7‡‡, LSX‡‡ (Gen 4) Corvette Z06, Chevy Performance
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