Originally Posted by Torrbo916
So I came acrossed a deal on a bottom end from a 98 mark8 with 70k on it($100). It's aluminum. Is this worth the time and effort to tear down and re assemble for my gt. What are the pros and cons. Any common issues with the aluminum block. Would I be able to use termi heads and an 03 timing set on this. Is everything pretty solid on these as well. please help.
Personally. All depends on what you want out of your car. As for buying it and just swapping it out with yours I wouldn't do it. But you could buy it, bore it out and build it for a bad *** motor over time. Those
Blocks are tough as nails. As for Termi parts I have no idea if they would work