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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-10-2010, 01:46 AM Thread Starter
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im thinking of buying a 2002 2500hd ext cab ls. it has 300k on it the guy has all the paperwork since he bought truck new oil every 3k tranny fluid every 30k dif fluids every 30k also and replaced injectors 30k ago tranny shifts great engine runs smooth. just wondering if anything i should look for and also if i should stay away from truck for $5500
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It's a lot of miles. It sounds like you have the maintenance side covered. Did he ever have a programmer/tuner on it?

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What about the cooling system? At that age its not unreasonable for the rubber to be worn out and or cracked.


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Originally Posted by merlin5577 View Post
At that age its not unreasonable for the rubber to be worn out and or cracked.
Make sure you check out the ball joints and tie rods for wear

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