Re: Re: 92 Camry XLE

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Old 25 Sep 2005, 01:36 pm   #1 (permalink)
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"ginnaericka" wrote:
> The car is at AAA now, and the guy said it could be the water
> pump (hasn't looked at it yet) and that could be $450-$500,
> OR, the timing belt f***ed up, broke the water pump, and took
> out some valves with it, in which case, the head would have to
> be sent out and fixed, which would cost roughly $1200.
> We're this close to just buying a new car instead. If it's
> more than $600, it wouldn't be worth it, since it's got like
> 230336 miles on it anyways.

Okay, $650 something, mom said okay, guy said it was the water pump
that blew up, took out the timing belt with it, it’s an interference
engine (wtf?) so it couldn’t take out the pistons or valves or
whatever, and he has to replace something else because there’s oil on
the bottom of the timing belt thing, suggesting a leak. I already knew
about the leak, but hey, mom said she’ll pay it and we can pay her

Cheaper than a new car, at least.
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