"Snowman" <somethingorotherdotcom> wrote in message
: At this point, I'm still not sure if I'm up against a need to replace the
: head gasket or the entire head on this truck. I priced a new head for the
: thing and an OEM head is +$700.
: A vortec head is around $200 from the same dealer (although, I can't run
: of each). The Vortec conversion (complete) is right at $1200.
: I thought I had heard of crate engines for good prices a while back
: $1500?). Can anyone offer a location or web site on this?