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Old 09-18-2013, 03:04 PM
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If it starts well and idles smoothly with minimal blowby the engine is probably sound. It it shifts and drives well and its not rusty you chould be good on the price too. They are very very high quality and simple to work on. Love em!
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[SIGPIC] Diesel loving autocrossing grandpa Architect. 08 Dodge 3/4 ton with Cummins & six speed; I have had about 35 benzes. I have a 39 Studebaker Coupe Express pickup in which I have had installed a 617 turbo and a five speed manual. It still needs upholstery redone...I also have a 427 Cobra replica with an aluminum chassis.
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