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Hello Alfa people

Im givng a deal of thought to buying a 147 1.6 Lusso 03 plate with 36000 on the clock.....however, the cam belt went and hence the rebuild.....its a good price but has any one out there got any wise words for me? Has anyonelse bought one with a rebuild? Should I shouldnt I?????
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Re: engine rebuild

Not read into it for a while but from what I remember and bottom end rebuild should be ok in the long term while a top end rebuild will result in a bottom end failure sometime inthe future....

If I'm wrong then I'm sure someone will correct me. My car had a bottom end rebuild 30'000 miles ago and is running great.
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Re: engine rebuild

as long as its done propperly it should be fine. ask for recipts of the work that was done.
if it checks out go for it. a good rebuild is pretty much as good as a new engine.
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As Kamran says, if the belt failed check those receipts, they SHOULD include a bottom end examination at the very least, if the price was right though, go for it and bank on £1250 for a new engine in case.
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