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Originally Posted by JFairman View Post
You see good used aluminum front crossmembers for sale every now and then for less than $100.
That doesn't look good and I would replace it. All the tig welding time and cost required on that one makes it not worth fixing and it will never be as good as a healthy replacement.
Mechanics I know would toss that one in the trash.
At $100, it is cheaper to buy one than having it welded. Thanks for the advice. Also, I forgot it was aluminum.

Originally Posted by infraredcalvin View Post
Sorry for the link to another site, but it's for the used part in question. There's even a quick blurb about one he's selling with a similar issue. - A Porsche 914 Community / Forum / Club
Thanks for the link.
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