My engine was replace how can I tell if I have a 1.6 or 1.8?

Tiny
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  • 1995 TOYOTA COROLLA
  • 190 MILES
I rebuit the engine cause the guy how put it in did not do it right and it messed up. When I was working on it I got rod bearings for a 1.6 but they didnt fit on the crank. So I when an got the 1.8 bearings an they fit. So do I have a 1.6 or 1.8?
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Sunday, July 29th, 2012 AT 9:51 PM

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Tiny
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What did you get parts for? It sounds like the 1.8 from your description. Did you plastigauge the bearings?

What did he do wrong?

Roy
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Sunday, July 29th, 2012 AT 9:53 PM
Tiny
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He just put it in without really looking over it so the engine lock up
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Sunday, July 29th, 2012 AT 9:56 PM
Tiny
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Did yu return to him to repair it correctly? Was it used or rebuilt?

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Sunday, July 29th, 2012 AT 9:58 PM
Tiny
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No I didnt go back to him and it was a used engine. I just rebuit it myself it run better but when I was starting the car the timing belt broke so now have to replace the the valves. I just needed to see if it was a 1.8 cause Im get new parts for it but THANKS A LOT! Now I know what parts to get
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Sunday, July 29th, 2012 AT 10:06 PM
Tiny
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What is the full engine No.
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Monday, July 30th, 2012 AT 12:13 PM
Tiny
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Where can I find the engine no? Then ill let u know
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Tuesday, July 31st, 2012 AT 5:41 AM

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