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January 17th, 2017, 2:11 PM   #1  
85 c10 scottsdale, WHERE DO I START


This is my 1985 c10 scottsdale 305, she runs just bought all new 20in tires. Shes sitting on boss 20 inch rims with a 2 inch drop kit. Payed $250 for her from a friend after he was tight on money. My question is where do i start on fixing her up? This is my first car and its a bit overwhelming actually. I just got a new job and my first checks coming soon. Inb4 "why would you wanna build a 305" "just get a 350 or a 383 stroker" im tight on money as its just minimum wage. Im not to concerned about the body as i can pick out of junk yards all day long for cheap. But as far as the motor goes shes all stock. My friend said something about a new transmission was put in it. Im not sure how to confirm this?? Any advice on what to do with this truck will be very helpful. Thanks!

 
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January 17th, 2017, 5:46 PM   #2  
Well, in my opnion, I'd have spent $ on productive issues instead of 20" wheels.

 
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January 20th, 2017, 2:20 PM   #3  
Hi I'm new to this but I have a 2000 Chevrolet C2500 and my theft control module went out and chevy does not make that part anymore. Would I be able to install a remote starter or something like that and will it work even though my control module is out?

 
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