well. fixing a few of the flaws I have found,
1) re sealed the transmission,
2)resealed the rear axle,
3)purchased and installed all new eaton front and rear suspension.
4) tightened exhaust leaks.
5) resealed steering gear box.
next I need to reinstall intake manifold has leak.
but all n all I love this truck. I also found the nos original cloth inserts for the seats. ordered today.
this truck is a true time machine! I already collected (3) 1st place trophies at local shows. ..
LOVE the truck