we have 99 K1500, with approx. 75K miles. Looking
at replacing the shocks with a set of Gabriel max
control monotube's. Any opinions regarding these?
pretty straight forward to do the replacement myself,
(with a buddy helping?). Are there other items that
should be replaced accompanying the shocks?
Also, I'm starting to notice the coolant in the overflow
reservoir has been going down. Can only imagine that the
dreaded intake manifold gasket is creeping up? What
would it run to have that replaced? I saw some recent
threads about this, and folks were recommending a specific
For the record, had the tranny worked on at 41K. 4L60e,
and GM picked it up free, (since I only had the 36K mile
Alternator went out at around 55K.
Water pump replaced at 65K, (or so).
thanx for your help.