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Old 07-06-2011, 01:18 PM
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Connecticut Shops?

Hey all, I spend most of my time in the 80-86 threads, but figure the CT Chapter was a better spot for this question.

Im looking to do an engine & transmission replacement this fall and was hoping to get some help as far as finding a good garage. Ive done all my other repairs and replacements myself so far, but I just plain do have the space or tools from something this big.

Im also considering rebuilding my 302 rather than replacing, so any suggestions on a shop that can do a decent mild performance rebuild would be appreciated as well.

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where in ct are you?
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Old 07-07-2011, 06:00 AM
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Im in New Hartford (Litchfield County), but would be willing to drive a bit for someone that will do a solid job for an affordable price.
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did you just make that up? i have no idea where that is
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I spent through first or second grade in New Hartford. It exists. Right next to Barkhamsted where my parents are.
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Greg, If your parents are still in barkhamsted, does that mean you went to regional?
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Of course, class of '96.
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I graduated in '97. Somehow ended back here about 4 years go. Would live in Colebrook if I could ever convince the wife it really isnt that far out in the middle of nowhere.
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