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Will be taking more pictures tonight with the finished car.
I've kept a track of expenses, if anyone is interested, this is what the rebuilt cost in Euro:
Engine - 250 euro
Engine gaskets - 65 euro off ebay
Engine paint - Foliatec - 50 euro off ebay
piston rings, big end bearings and thrust bearings - 305 Euro off Turin Imports Australia
Crank seals front and back - 55 euro off Alfa-service - Germany
Water pump, clutch kit, block gaskets - 239 Euro off local dealership
Heads cc'd skimmed valve re profile and pressure check - 250 Euro - machine shop
Block cylinder polish - 40 Euro - machine shop
clutch slave cylinder - 50 euro off ebay
fuel hoses and p/s hose - 20 euro
exhaust mounts - 20 euro
Steering rack joints - 25 euro off local shop
Petal unit and master clutch cylinder - already had it
master brake cylinder - given from a friend
Brake pads - Sent from Andreas in Limassol ( my best man ) as well as engine oil, coolant liquid and ATF oil.
MOT - 35 euro
Roughly about 1500 Euro worth of parts
including what Andreas has sent me !
So YES ! Rebuilding these engines can be expensive !