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Old 11-27-2010, 10:10 AM
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Default What should I look for before I buy this tranny

I'm buying a used transmission for my 94 2.3L 2WD and it seems I'm getting to good of a deal.

The guy I'm buying it from says it was custom built for his 2.3L 2WD for drag racing and the truck got totaled
I just want to know what I should do to make sure I'm not getting screwed.

He's also throwing in headers, air shocks, clutch, and drive shaft. All for $400.

To good to be true?
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Old 11-27-2010, 10:51 AM
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Default Re: What should I look for before I buy this tranny

not a bad deal at all, really only thing you can check is pull the drain plug its magnetic, see how much metal has collected, and wiggle the input shaft, ( but not knowing how much play to look for may not help you)... I bought a trans from LKQ (very reputable slavage yard) that claimed trans had 49k, I paid top dollar $700 and the trans was no good input shaft bearing wr worn out, I had to eat that...
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