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  1. JTWard replied to the thread Sleeper truck opinions.

    Please forgive my opinion. I was indeed thing of something different. Good luck with the Juice !

    Feb 25, 2017 at 5:38 PM
  2. JTWard replied to the thread Sleeper truck opinions.

    If you were to get a 8' fleet line bad truck, you could build a modest camper in the bed. The cots could sit up on each bed rail and if...

    Feb 25, 2017 at 5:35 PM
  3. JTWard replied to the thread Sleeper truck opinions.

    Well that's what I had in mind. Do plan on camping up in the Adirondacks or your back yard ?

    Feb 25, 2017 at 5:03 PM
  4. JTWard replied to the thread Sleeper truck opinions.

    Well which ever you pick, I'd want a long bed and the automatic is going to be much easier to concentrate on picking a camping location...

    Feb 25, 2017 at 4:38 PM
  5. JTWard liked dirtrider73068's post in the thread 1998 Silverado Backfire and no start.

    Could do that my bonneville mass ait flow failed and would not start or run untill I unplugged it then would run just fine.

    Feb 25, 2017 at 11:02 AM
  6. JTWard replied to the thread 1998 Silverado Backfire and no start.

    Yes, that would make much better sense. Is there a valve sticking situation with 212K on the engine ? Although, considering todays...

    Feb 25, 2017 at 1:00 AM
  7. JTWard liked dirtrider73068's post in the thread 1998 Silverado Backfire and no start.

    No codes could be a fuel issue, even sensors can go bad and not set codes. Or like you said electrical but the back fire through intake...

    Feb 25, 2017 at 12:53 AM
  8. JTWard attached a file to the thread Best/Easiest Engine to Swap in 1990 GMC 1500.

    Anything you get from a junk yard is just that. Save yourself a lot of headaches, Jegs or Summit you can get a solid rebuilt crate...

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  9. JTWard liked kbrown11's post in the thread 1998 Silverado Backfire and no start.

    I would pull off the distributor cap and look at it to make sure it is not cracked.

    Feb 24, 2017 at 3:42 PM
  10. JTWard replied to the thread 1998 Silverado Backfire and no start.

    My concern was that you might of bought a flood vehicle. See that no codes thing has me at a lose. Electrical problems car be tracked...

    Feb 24, 2017 at 3:42 PM
  11. JTWard replied to the thread 1998 Silverado Backfire and no start.

    It doesn't set a code ? Do you live near the gulf of Mexico or Midwest ?

    Feb 24, 2017 at 9:51 AM
  12. JTWard replied to the thread Quality of LMC parts?.

    Ya know, if the parts you get aren't what you have in mind, I'd pick up a copy of 'Hemmings Motor news' It's a thick soft cover...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 5:15 PM
  13. JTWard replied to the thread Interchangeable parts.

    PRETTY DARN SURE THE WATER PUMP IS THE SAME ON THE 4.3 ,5.0 AND 5.7 LITER. I think they all are 60 degree engines.

    Feb 22, 2017 at 4:14 PM
  14. JTWard replied to the thread Quality of LMC parts?.

    Excellently put. If you don't like the gauge of metal LMC buys or their supplier make the particular door skin or hood, then it's off to...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 11:31 AM
  15. JTWard liked SilentRon's post in the thread Quality of LMC parts?.

    I would suggest using more than just primer on the inside of your body panels. Primer does NOT seal the panel and is prone to early...

    Feb 22, 2017 at 11:22 AM