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    A New Opel GT Owner unfortunately like a few others that buy mid-priced GTs sight unseen, ended up with a GT with a bad motor. So given what he paid for the GT, I felt bad for him and will perform triage on the car. Opel motors are tough.. but when sitting up a long time will sometimes wear engine bearings funny, especially if the previous owner wasnt good with oil changes. Anyway, I don't have tall enough jackstands or a lift in my garage, and pulling a GT motor from the bottom can be treacherous when doing it that way. There is an alternative and that is going out the top.. its a little more work. But if your rebuilding the motor and giving over everything anywhere its not that much worse. I will take pictures and document the progress here for everyone.

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