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      09-12-2012, 05:43 PM   #46
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Drives: 130i
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: QLD, Australia

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Originally Posted by Shorting
^ already looked into it. installation of a new engine is too expensive.

im looking at fixing it. hoping i can get it done for around $3k but ive seen bills for this job go for around $4.5k

i was at the point where im looking at fixing it and then maybe selling it and getting a CPO 335 and paying the difference so i get a newer car with a extended warranty

but we shall see, ill be happy to just drive my car again.

Im calling around tomorrow to get more estimates on pricing :/
I know this is very very old, but lifting the old engine out and putting the identical new engine in won't be more than a days labour

I'm not even expecting too much for my much more complicated swap lol