Get over to E Bay! Fuel prices rise and send truck sales down. Chevy Truck Frame Dimensions and Specs - Chuck's Chevy Truck Pages. Was wondering if anyone knew these specs so I don't have to wait till I can get someone to help me. They have come a long way. When the springs wear down and start to bend, crack and break, it impacts the way your vehicle can handle turns and bumpy roads. Many of the links on it are my Sponsors, and they help keep my pages here for you! I bought a 61 Willys pickup, with plans to put the body on the 77 Chevy chassis. There are paint chips, and fabric samples.
Cheyenne model is dropped from the lineup and hood ornaments appear on the trucks. The previous 4x2 C series is changed to the R series, and the 4x4 K series is changed to the V series. If not Ill make due. For Automotive Literature it is hard to beat E Bay! As I said above, all of these specs came from a factory service manual, get one and you will not be disappointed! I did a used plow install on an 85 a couple of years ago, so I will add some pics here. By 1999, I moved here, to a new.
Also, around here it's hard enough to find a decent K10 or 20 that hasn't been beaten to death, or one that the body isn't rotting off the frame. Today I own and operate Smith Brothers Services. ~Chuck ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For more help on a subject look for this image on all my pages! Body parts interchange between model years. Last year for Chevrolet Orange engines. I know of no other source on the web with this info displayed as clearly, all in one place.
Pins can be inserted, and then measurements can be taken from these pins to verify that a frame is not bent or twisted. Here's a list of transmissions offered, with available engines. My links page has many, many, links. Give us a call or by submitting an online request form for additional information and assistance placing your order. Searched for a while, to no avail so here's my question; Does anyone know the width of the front frame rails directly behind the bumper, outside to outside? Rob is putting a 2wd on a 4wd frame - Please don't forget about my. Our springs are designed using the original factory specifications and are manufactured in North America by skilled craftspeople to ensure lasting durability and performance.
Going to look at 2 K20's this week, so we'll see. Bookmark this page now before you forget! The changes to the trucks resulted in a style that was embraced by the American public and was relatively unchanged for 15 years. Much has changed in my life, and online since then. Top trim level Silverado gets new brushed aluminum trim and all woodgrain is now gone. . Front sheetmetal remained the same through 1987. Interior received changes to the wiper controls and the integration of the high beam lights and cruise control being moved to turn signal stalk.
Seventeen pages worth of Chevy truck restoration! Many parts for these trucks are finally getting scarce. It is jam packed with info. We are home to an extensive inventory of replacement products for trucks made from 1973 through 1987, including ½ ton pickup 2-wheel drive rear springs and 4x4 font and rear leaf springs. It can be used to undercoat trucks. Frame dimensions are helpful, and a necessity when considering possible custom body swaps. The restyling of the trucks boasted a weight reduction of up to 300 pounds. Chevy also offered the automatic 700R4 transmission as an option.
Aluminum tailgate panel was added to the center of the tailgate. Transfer case pics, axle pics, trans diagrams, hub pics, etc. Dual exhaust offered on the 292 six-cylinders. Scottsdale line is also added to the 1975 line-up. Cheyenne Super is replaced by Silverado as top trim level. Blazer gets new body design with metal roof over front seats and fiberglass over the rear. Replacement Body Parts available here.
The older manuals didn't include wiring. Four wheel drive received improvements by way of auto-locking hubs and the introduction of quad shocks. Our kits come in two-leaf through nine-leaf configurations with capacity ratings from 1,290 lbs. That is still the plan, eventually. So if you plan on restoring a car or truck, get your hands on a factory service manual, you will not be disappointed! The oval shaped holes in the chassis are gauge holes. I have always preached when looking for info online, the more specific you can be, the more specific the results of your search will be. Also dubbed official truck of the Indy 500 alongside the Corvette pace car.