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can not get engine parts

Post by xr steve » Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:59 pm

i have an 87 and can not get engine parts for it in town but can get the parts for a 85 tbird will the fit. parts that i need are.

1. main bearings std
2. rod bearings std
3. piston rings std
4. oil pump
5. full gasget set.
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Post by janvanv » Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:46 pm

Didn't we see this elsewhere?
Well the offer stands, all that's easy.
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Post by xr steve » Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:57 pm

well aim just making sure because they whant the money up front and if the parts are wrong i can not take them back. so yes you have seen this before forgive me it $400.00 for the parts
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Post by xrattiracer » Mon Oct 29, 2007 11:32 pm

you will need a gasket set for a 87 or later engine to get the right oil pan gasket.
everything else will be fine.
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Post by milehighXR » Tue Oct 30, 2007 8:04 pm

xr steve wrote:well aim just making sure because they whant the money up front and if the parts are wrong i can not take them back. so yes you have seen this before forgive me it $400.00 for the parts
Find another auto parts store. That's BS.
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Post by xr steve » Tue Oct 30, 2007 9:32 pm

i have found a machine shop in the next town that is helping me i went to every shop here and no one was intrested in doing any leg work but it look like aim on the right track to geting wot i want.
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Post by MerlinMerkur » Tue Oct 30, 2007 9:38 pm

milehighXR wrote:
xr steve wrote:well aim just making sure because they whant the money up front and if the parts are wrong i can not take them back. so yes you have seen this before forgive me it $400.00 for the parts
Find another auto parts store. That's BS.
+1. Thats not good business, and aint how it works.
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