Just bought a 93 Z71

Asked by Feb 04, 2010 at 09:33 PM about the Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Just bought a z71 1993 has 261,000 miles...runs good but would like to start fixing up the engine
a bit so the tuck will last me just as long..any ideas where i should start?

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The best thing to do is yank the engine, and rebuild it if your looking for long life. My dad has a 91 and just did that to his not long ago. Don't know how handy you are with that kinda thing but research your local machine shop, search the net for rebuild kits...etc. Good Luck!!

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