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Old 03-07-2012, 06:59 AM   #1
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Need Engine Help...

I have an 81 CJ7 and I need engine help. First off I am in no way an engine guy. My engine has seized up and needs to be replaced. I am trying to find one at a reasonable price. I can go to Knoxville and pull one and have my mechanic install it for a total of around $800. Or I can have him order me a rebuilt one and install it for a total of around $3500. Does anyone else have any ideas or know of other options??

Thanks for the help!!
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Old 07-09-2012, 08:24 PM   #2
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Cheaper to buy junkyard engine but if you don't how good it is you might want a new one. But if you know the motor is good or if you plan to rebuild go with junkyard engine.

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800 is crazy cheap, is that for the motor and the install?
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