well i decided to get a 4x4 got a 93 Z71 ext cab short box nice truck 201 thousand on it tho. took it thru all the buying steps everything worked just needed a window motor... no rust no tears no dents or dings good tires 4x4 works shifts good dont smoke no noises. ... thought all was good bought the truck.. drove around town for a day no problems... went out of town on the hiway35 miles and on the way back.. tick tick tick .. by the time i got home it was more of a clack then a tick. well is it a lifter? or a rocker? to far down..so here i sit 3 days later with a thrown rod!... anyone know where i can find a used 350 with not that many miles on it? or a good place to buy a reman. long block?