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Cracked engine block due to overheating. Engine has been up

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Cracked engine block due to...
Cracked engine block due to overheating.
JA: Have you checked the coolant? Have you checked for a leak in the cooling system?
Customer: Engine has been laid up for a year...want to get it back up and running again.
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 2007 Nissan Armada.
JA: Are you fixing your Armada yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Nothing...Very expensive to fix....I think.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Where can I get an engine?
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Nissan
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Nissan Mechanic: eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager replied 1 year ago
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eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager
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HI,

Regular 5.6 or the flex fuel 5.6 engine?

Also, are you wanting a new engine, remanufactured, or used engine?

If used, what is your zipcode and I will locate the nearest one to you

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Remanufactured,or used...Need someone knowledgeable and reliable.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Don't have 26.00 bucks right now.
Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago
Tim's Auto Repair
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Satisfied Customers: 16,161
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Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.

I will do my best to assist you.

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Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

can you give me the vin number?

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Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

you can get a good buy in an engine at GOT ENGINES

http://www.gotengines.com/?utm_source=bing&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=Got%20Engines%20-%20General%20Terms&utm_term=used%20diesel%20engine&utm_content=Engines%20(Broad)

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Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

If you are satisfied with my answer, Please Rate my answer by clicking the rating button so I can get credit for my work. I’m not always going to be giving you good news, so please don't let this stand in the way of you accepting my answer. .it does not cost you more money and we will still be able to communicate, ,.please understand, i can not see, hear or touch the vehicle and only know what you tell me. Bonuses and positive feedback are appreciated.. if you are not satisfied with my answer, please do not leave bad feedback ,i will gladly opt out and let another expert handle the question. .if i have sent any diagrams, please print them. .sometimes you may need to right click the image [,then save picture as]to save it to your computer so you can open it with your picture program...Please ask if you need more help.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Here's the VIN number,5N1AA08A87N717589
Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

ok

try http://www.gotengines.com/ they have great prices and most times free shipping to your door

thanks

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Thanks Tim....is there anything else you have to tell me to make this work?
Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

they will have a direct replacment engine

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Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

the engine you have is more than likly trash,,if it has been hot enough to crack the engine,,i would think it got the heads als and perhapse the cylenders

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok.
Nissan Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, mechanic replied 1 year ago

thanks

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