Originally Posted by AK SloPok
I would suggest some basic mandatory parts as well as the basic short block, things like timing belt, upgraded oil pump, water pump, pulleys, KillerBee oil pickup, factory gasket set etc. The majority of time spent on a build is getting all the little parts together.
Ok good idea. Most of those parts I can get the next day from my vendor or dealer even as well. We did land on the upgraded oil pump but you mentioned the oil pickup that should also be part of our basic build. Thanks!