If you put the short bed on with the wheel wells over the rear tires, you … would have a gap of probably a few feet between the back of the truck cab to the front end of the bed. I hate to be that guy who continues to throw out the p-word patina , but dang, this one has it by the train load! We will try to enter specs and pictures as we receive it. The engine, wheels, tires, seat, stereo were gone and most everything else was destroyed. The Master Cylinder is bolted to the firewall in the engine bay. You will also have to drill out about 12 to 14 spot welds that are holding the dash to the fire wall.
Both model names and specs differ for various international markets. It is held on by two bolts. Send us car catalogs, press kits and other sources of car specs Help us to build a complete overview of all cars ever made. Later his younger brother bought a 1966 long bed, Fleetside. Clifford dual shorty headers with custom 2.
I coddled that truck like a baby and it lasted through my colleges years. Rear brakes new drums, shoes and hardware. One of the hardest parts of writing for Barn Finds is not buying every vehicle that we either run across or links to great vehicles that people like Jim S. Unfortunately, the owner passed away during the process and the body shop sold it the fellow I bought it from for the price of the work they had completed. Custom oak bed with polished stainless slats.
Front has 4 drop 2 drop spindles + 2 drop springs and shocks from Classic Performance Products. Vehicles and humans sure were tough in these days, no padded here! Also the frame of the vehicle is longer with the long bed. This super cool pickup is a 1966 Chevrolet C10 Fleetside and boy is it a great truck! Less than 3500 miles on truck since total restoration. It was used as a farm truck and it showed. My neighbor had a 1965 short box, stepside.
Taillight and turn signal wiring harnesses. Se the 'Submit car info' choice in the left-hand menu. Yes, to remove the dash assembly from your '66 Chevy C-10 pick-up you have to remove the windsheild. Cars presented by Syntax a. New fuel pump, starter, Power Master one wire 100-amp alternator with internal regulator, new chrome rear bumper, new chrome front grill, new rear taillights and trim added extra ground wires New front turn signal trim, 2 gauge battery cables, new tailgate chains, pivot bolts and roller hinges.
The long bed has a longer distance between the back of the truck cab and the rear wheel wells. I just finished taking my dash out an … d it took about two hours, with help. No center bolts to use for mount the manifold. The ammuntion or the weapon? The seller says that this truck will need a new gas tank, hence the portable gas can seen here. Performance online front power disk brake conversion kit still 6 lug new master cylinder, stainless brake lines, all new rubber hoses. Insurance, loans, tests for dealers, price quotes, loan and insurance costs, warranty, tests, parts, accessories, customizing, etc. I gave her a nice bath and a fresh coat of wax.
My last semester of college, I decided to take an Auto Body course. Look at some of the truck and car mags for info. The last time that I checked the oil in it… I could seriously see myself owning this Chevy truck; another laundry van, maybe not so much. Replacing the dash is much easier than taking it out. Interior needs love but metal is all good.
I can no longer drive, please save my truck. Original interior and exterior paint colors on a rust free vehicle. E-mail with any questions or offer. Since he was a bit older than me, he drove me to school on many occasions. Good luck with your project, it's worth the effort.
Fun to drive, runs and drives great. I recently titled, registered and licensed her. Not only that in 96 they changed the engine to a Vortec head and intake system. This would leave that section of the vehicle frame exposed on top along with your driveshaft, exhaust, and whatever else is mounted in that area. He purchased it from a body shop that was refurbishing it for the original owner. Since a 1966 vehicle is now pushing 43 years old, you may need to check the hard brake lines and junctions for leaks and also examine the rubber brake hoses two in front, one in back by bending the hose and looking for cracks or deteriorating rubber.
Copyright © 1995-2019 Mechanicsville, Maryland. I would have guessed 503. She makes this 40 year old feel like a teenager again. It is a good idea to purchase a service manual Haynes, Chiltons, or better still a Chevrolet Truck Shop Manual you may need the 1963 manual and the 1966 Supplement to walk you through the step to perform this work safely. I purchased it in October of 2004 and commenced the process of putting it back together. Sold as is with no warranty. You should find four more screws that are under the gasket.