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Old 01-07-2012, 04:17 PM
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Originally Posted by joelster
You would be much better off with a later model 350 with a factory roller cam and vortec heads. Thos late 90's pickup trucks will have those engines in them. During the rebuild you can easily make it into a 383 with a moderate amount of work.
hmmm now that you mentioned it, there were a ton of the later gen silverados in the yard. I'll look up when they started using roller cams and vortecs. The yard is full of many more 90+ vehicles then earlier. There is also one small yard locally besides the main one I looked at, I will check there this week for a 400 also. Thanks for the info guys.
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