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Some of the front wheel drive 3.8 liters had a balance shaft in them. Other than that, I think they are the same. One way to find out, if there is a particular part that you are trying to swap, is call the dealer parts dept and give them the year and model of both engines, and see if the part number is the same for the part(s) you want to swap.

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Q: Are the engine internals of the front wheel drive ford 3.8 V6 the same as the rear wheel drive 3.8 V6?
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