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Old 02-16-2011, 11:57 PM   #1
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I found a 3900 at a local junkyard for $275. It has 100k miles on it, but I think I can deal with that. 240hp 240tq, the same 3900 that Gunner just bought. Only $275 bucks?! OMG!
I'll have to build another MS to run it, and I don't have a car to put it in! But I really, REALLY want it.

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Step away from the engine... then find something to put it in, and hit it like no tomorrow
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Well, you have to start somewhere.
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Maybe I'll pull the L67 out of the GTP!
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very nice!! get it!!!!
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Or you could find you a nice little Fiero
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Or you could find you a nice little Fiero
I like that idea. Try to find one with a blown motor...
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That is the craziest belt routing I've seen
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Haha, yeah. It has to snake it'* way around the cam phaser.
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