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Re: Could be 530! Oops... Nikalsil / Alumisil !!! (archive)

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Posted by Larry Chew on August 05, 2001 at 15:22:46:

In Reply to: Could be a 530! ;o) posted by Ben on August 05, 2001 at 02:39:49:

Oops... besides the 530i, I neglected to mention a major issue regarding the Nikasil / Alumisil engine block!

The value would be much lower to a knowledgable bimmerphile if he or she knew a replacement block might be needed whereas it wouldn't affect the value to someone who was unaware.

Refer to previous postings on the Nikasil/Alumisil

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