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Unread 09-01-2011, 06:48 AM   #1
SirChiefton
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Looking to purchase used 4.0 engine

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Here are the pictures of the block and number. Can anyone tell me what year this engine is? The guy wants 200 for the complete engine. Says it has been sitting outside, covered at least, for about 18 months. I want it for the head really. I dont like that it has been sitting outside, covered or not. He said it ran when he pulled it out and thinks it around a 95.

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Unread 09-01-2011, 08:42 AM   #2
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This should help you out:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/e...number-748501/
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Unread 09-01-2011, 12:01 PM   #3
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Thanks! That did help.

Anyone care to comment on if they thinks its worth $200??
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Unread 09-01-2011, 01:28 PM   #4
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If it's a running 4.0L it's worth at least double. I know that there is no way to check it but if you look at the oil in the case and its not milky, the parts are easily worth the $200 you would be paying.
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Unread 09-01-2011, 01:34 PM   #5
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If it's a running 4.0L it's worth at least double.
Seriously? Boy, may I have a deal for somebody.
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Unread 09-01-2011, 01:40 PM   #6
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Take a look for 4.0L on CL and see what they get. If you are high miles it's not going to get it but yep usually about 300-400 here. Cedar Springs....you should save it till someone blows there motor up at Silver Lake! LOL
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