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Old 04-08-2006, 11:33 AM   #11
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Default Re: Be Careful

Originally Posted by dandyd
I'd be careful about that engine. The picture he shows of the engine is NOT a 1991 3800 engine. After 1990 the started using a 2 piece air intake. The picture shows a single unit air intake. This engine could work, but you may need to re-wire, and re-arrange soem sensors and wiring. I've utilized 3.8 & 3800 engines since '85 and know them pretty well. Just check it out.

Wow, that much for an engine at a Pick-N-Pull? Here locally they charge $100.00 with a $35.00 core fee.
Thats not totally true...

The Vin C was used through 91 In certain H bodies... Some of the W bodies had the Tuned Port 3800 in 90.. The engine listed is the one he needs..

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I see people are bidding on it. I'm gonna keep in contat with the seller. This is not the first time i saw this motor on ebay.
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