Originally Posted by 0trbo4myCHEVUICK
Well me and dad were in the truck ready to head out and couldn't get the guy to answer the phone again. Maybe someone beat me to it. Only one other vortec(that is still running in vehicle) is available local, and its 650 bucks with the comp. Double the price and more miles.
The other deal im looking at is a wrecked 1989 chevy truck tbi 350... body's F'ED UP but I can still drive it home for 500 bucks. I have to bring the transmission back to the guy. The odometer reads 445,000 and I've seen it run with no smoke or tick knocks. leaking alittle water out of thermo housing...
LOL, 445,000 miles? Are you in a great need of scrap steel or something? the engine isn't worth more than the price of scrap. If it ain't under 100,000 miles don't even waste your time looking at it- unless of course you just need a core to tear apart and rebuild.