Q: Want to upgrade to newer motor. 350 vortec. What is the most cost effective way? 1987 Chevrolet R10

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I have throttle bodie 305 and want to upgrade to a vortec 350. What is the most cost effective way. Crate engine or used engine and have it rebuilt. I want an every day driver but also want a little more power.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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