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Curtis, Australia Car Mechanic
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I'am trying to put 3.8 kia engine back together which is the

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I'am trying to put 3.8 kia engine back together which is the right manual for it.I order a manual but it a3.5 engine and for a Toyota.
JA: How many miles are on the car? Is it an automatic or a manual transmission?
Customer: About 175000 and its a automatic
JA: What year is your A3?
Customer: 2006
JA: Are you fixing your A3 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just the right manual to use
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 8 months ago.

Hi. The 3.5 and 3.8 engines are very similar and you likely could get the job done using the 3.5 manual. Where did you purchase the manual? And why were you sent the 3.5 instead of the 3.8 one?