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    Default Looking at this to purchase: 1993 K2500

    http://orangecounty.craigslist.org/cto/3331935418.html

    Any thoughts guys? I know it won't get good mileage, etc....looking at it for towing our Travel Trailer (9k) and overall toughness. WE have the truck in my signature right now, but it is getting sold. I looked at this last week and it needs some cosmetics, but is in really good shape mechanically. Input?

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    Last edited by Steve; 10-22-2012 at 06:00 PM.
    1993 GMC Suburban K2500, 454 TBI, Baldwin Filters, Towing Mirrors, Magnaflow, HiFlo Cat
    2011 Sundance RV by Heartland



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    K 2500......can't kill em'....also, with new tires/rims, looks like it sits pretty good.
    Can't kill a Burb' !!

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    Those era 454s are workhorses, but they do start to tear apart after a while and may need some upkeep. Any chance of determining the owner history and just check to see what type of maintenance was done on it over the years? Of course, for the price you can't really go wrong.

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    Thanks for the input. I have heard they run forever and are reliable. I am trying to close the deal with the guy trying to buy mine and then I'll go get this one.
    1993 GMC Suburban K2500, 454 TBI, Baldwin Filters, Towing Mirrors, Magnaflow, HiFlo Cat
    2011 Sundance RV by Heartland



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    Got it a week ago and posted a new thread. This truck is dope!! I am stoked, for now anyways.
    1993 GMC Suburban K2500, 454 TBI, Baldwin Filters, Towing Mirrors, Magnaflow, HiFlo Cat
    2011 Sundance RV by Heartland



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