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new shortblock could of been another Nikasil (archive)

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Posted by chris on September 29, 2001 at 19:46:17:

In Reply to: Re: Uh.. Fletch, did you stop by 540i.org yet ? posted by FLETCH on September 28, 2001 at 08:24:20:

Up to about 97, BMW replaced the 94-95 Nikasil short blocks with new Nikasil short blocks. So just because the engine was replaced doesn't mean it was necessarily with an Alusil one.

Hope all works out.

Chris
95 540i/6 with 155,000 miles on Nikasil




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