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Old 11-23-2009
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Originally Posted by lizardheadone View Post
Sure appreciate the responses. Did the installers have to do any extra laminate work to get these engines mounted correctly? I wanted to go to a smaller engine but the mounts will not span the original mounts, of course. I am doing the work and sure would like to get it right the first time. I guess my question is: Will a larger engine that has mounts that come very close to fitting the original be simpler to install than a smaller engine that will need laminate work and possible metal work to mount? I know the answer to that question may seem obvious, but I also know that different engine dimensions can throw of alignment enough to warrant more mounting work anyway, no matter how the mounts line up.
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