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I am looking into buying a 3.8 v6 mustang for $1,000. But it has a blown head gasket.
They said that antifreeze got into the engine, will that hurt anything?

What would be better getting a new engine or rebuilding this one?
What will I need to do to fix it or if i was to get a used engine for it, could I put a v8 into it how hard would that be and what would I need to change over to work with a V8???

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I am looking into buying a 3.8 v6 mustang for $1,000. But it has a blown head gasket.
They said that antifreeze got into the engine, will that hurt anything?

What would be better getting a new engine or rebuilding this one?
What will I need to do to fix it or if i was to get a used engine for it, could I put a v8 into it how hard would that be and what would I need to change over to work with a V8???

QUICK REPLIES PLEASE BEFORE THE CAR SELLS!!!
Plan on spending $4000+ for a v8 engine and electronics, and then you'v egot to replace the rear end, upgrade the brakes, shocks, struts, etc.

You can put a 200 hp v6 in there for around 800. and spend the remaining 3200 on a supercharger.


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thanks!!! ill do that!!!!
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