Being a military veteran and depending on how often you drive your car ..You check certain things before you go out then some things weekly .And then monthly .They called it PM Preventive maintenance .
The bent wing bird . whistling death another name given by the Japanese because of the noise of the wind going through the oil coolers . There is both an F4U Corsair .and F2G Corsair at the Boeing Flight Museum at Boeing Field in Seattle.
Find all the factory manuals you can find on the car .And take pictures as you take the car apart. Most Chevrolet cars have alot in common. So if you have experience working on them .It helps putting them back together,