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    hey guys, i got a 1988 silverado, with a 350 automatic and 205k miles. anyways, is there is anything i need to check engine wise? anything to check out or i need to watch out for thats standard for these models? thanks for the tips

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    Are you the first owner? Has everything Norm been changed? Hows it running? If it's not broke leave it alone....
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    I would check or replace the timing gear set. back then they were nylon/metal and the stretched and or broke.
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