Frame changes were made to fit new catalytic converters required on California trucks, and dual-exhaust options were not available in California. Tulsa is another company that did 4x4 conversions for utility companies. The verdict was later overturned by an appeals court and the case settled before it could be re-tried. The name change is also found in the vehicle identification number. Chevrolet became number one in truck sales in 1982. The 151 hp 379 cu in 6.
The truck runs great and 4 wheel drive works great including the turn signals power window and locks. The bed of the truck could use a bed-liner, or be prepped and painted. The truck is very fast and has a ton of power. It was positioned to bridge the gap between light-duty and medium-duty trucks. I never wanted to put a new paint job on, in fear of having to worry about scratching it.
The brakes work great too. Please let me know if anyone has any questions on my truck. They also received the new 4 spoke steering wheel and the Suburban received an optional overhead console. Trucks equipped with these tanks and exceeded the requirements of. The first was the standard passenger-side , and the second was the energy-absorbing. I realize some interestedparties maybe out of state, so you are welcome to send someone by on your behalf, its easy to find mechanics in Pomona, California. Exposed wrapped in steel were standard, with underbody armor optional for further protection.
We accept cash in person or bank wire transfer which is easiest. How often do you find a clean short bed 4×4? Again, engineers turned to wind tunnels to resculpt the front end with new sheet metal, reducing areas which could hinder and cause drag. Soft touch materials were used throughout the passenger cabin, such as the , doors arm rests , steering wheel, and shift levers. Of the two six-cylinder engines, the 4. This is going to make someone a very nice near complete show truck that they can enjoy. A properly equipped C-Series half-ton class pickup could tow up to 8,000 lbs 4 tons of , while a properly equipped C-Series three quarter-ton or one-ton class pickup could tow up to 12,000 lbs 6 tons of braked trailer. Later they used the 4.
The Blazers and Jimmys now had a recessed floor for the rear passengers increasing leg room, and the rear seat now folded down for quicker and easier load carrying tasks. Other design traits include sleek sculpted body work, an cab with steep windshield rake, and a unique available hidden embedded into the windshield glass. . The differential lock would unlock and deactivate at speeds above 20 mph for safety reasons, such as the vehicle being on dry pavement. Chevrolet also offered the automatic 700R4 transmission as an option. At first glance, the 1969 and 1970 grilles look very similar.
This exceptional classic Chevy truck arrived a few months ago and had the typical issues. After 1985, a redesigned pickup with the same cabin structure of the U. Sometimes the cab, core support and bed bolts can be troublesome to remove the nuts i. Transfer case gears in the K30 trucks were now synchronized, allowing shifts to 4-Hi at speeds under 25 mph and power steering is now standard on all K-series trucks. Conventional four-wheel drive pickups featured manual and a two-speed 205 transfer case with four drive modes: Two High, Four High, Neutral, and Four Low.
The previous 4x2 C series is changed to the R series, and the 4x4 K series is changed to the V series. By and large, this remained the trim hierarchy for the remainder of series production. Chevrolet sold 30,000 K-series trucks and 23,000 Blazers to the U. This is a no reserve auction so please ask any questions. The two mirror options are the camper style and west coast style mirrors. Soon as vehicle is paid I will overnight you the title and bill of sale to the vehicle. In 1968, Chevrolet celebrated 50 years of manufacturing trucks, and to commemorate, they released a 50th Anniversary package featuring an exclusive white-gold-white paint scheme.
The exterior mirrors became solid, low-profile aerodynamic manual units color matched to the body color. In 1996 both the 5. Custom line is dropped and Custom Deluxe becomes base model. The truck has original paint and is 99% rust free. The truck is very safe and enjoyable to drive. Factory Rally Wheels and Thick 33Ã—12. Federal officials estimated that 150 persons may have died in preventable fiery crashes.