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Old 04-25-2018, 10:45 PM
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Default Predator Hemi vs. non-hemi

So my neighbor told me heíd sell me his predator hemi 212cc for $80. It has a torque converter 30 on it but not sure if itíll come with it. I know he hasnít put more than 150-250 miles on it and idk if he got it used. He also said he was going to get a non-hemi. 1.) Is that a good price? 2.) What is the benefit of a non-hemi? is it more mods? 3.) There was a governor limiter spring or something on it that prevented the throttle from being depressed completely, if that is removed will it shorten the engine life?

Unfortunately my parents told me I canít get it until I finish fixing some other projects.
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Old 04-26-2018, 05:58 AM
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If it comes with the torque converter it's a great price.

If no torque converter, and the engine is basically stock, I would just fork out the extra $20 and get a new one when they go on sale at harbor freight. That way, you know it hasn't been abused or neglected.
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Old 04-26-2018, 06:06 AM
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Thanks, I know he hasnít abused it but I get your point. He also has a straight pipe but Iím not sure if itíll come with it.

Iím curious as to why heís switching thoughÖ
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Going to guess... Might have bought some upgrade parts... Then found out they won't fit his hemi engine, but the regular one...
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Old 04-26-2018, 09:21 AM
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Thanks, he said he wanted a better engine so thatís a possibility.
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