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Old 06-09-2012, 02:37 AM   #176799
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Originally Posted by Brian N View Post
I see where would you go to buy these things? I have never bought a salvaged car before? 5k? Are the engine/other parts in decent condition? I want something with around 50k miles or less if I can.

I bascially want to swap the engine/tranny and rear subframe...... I should really read your thread.
Copart and craigslist.

Yeah, have a read. You'll get a sense for what parts you need. The subframe swap was covered in a different thread, though there isn't much detail.
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