Good deal if your looking for a nonworking incomplete block to rebuild, remember the military sells it for a reason but at $50 you can hardly go wrong, though when I've seen those in person at the local military base I've seen everything from heads to pistons missing.
(Like what's been said, they are changing over to the 6.5 Turbo. I think you have a good chance of getting one that was running.)
If they are complete that is, many of those trucks are sold as incomplete. (though they may look ok and have no statement saying they don't run)
The funny thing is many sold for over $3000 WITH NO TITLE, no tailgate and no statement towards functionality. I have bought from real local gov. auctions for years and can say the beauty of them is that the vehicles were always cheap and always had problems (sometimes minor). I think the internet is allowing people to rip themselves off and since there are so many ideots available to bid, items sell for unreasonable amounts. Most of those trucks weren't worth more than 1k, some well under $500.
How does one get a title anyway one the military says it won't issue one?
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