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    engine swap

    i currently have 1.6 8v astra and im seeking more power im just after a rough guide price on having a 1.8 engine fitted and roughly how much will an engine cost and is it a straight forward swap

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    dunno about costing but tbh youd probably be better off getting another car. Im pretty sure the insurance on a converted car would be more than the genuine article itself.
    Totally upto u but if I had a bit spare cash Id either get another car or keep the 8valver and spend a good 2k or so and get it fully kitted out on TBs etc.

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