New carpet kit was also installed with all new window handles. Truck has 2 gas tanks but only left tank is working i think the switcher between tanks will need to be replaced. Chevrolet offered this cab with only a single front bench seat beginning in 1976. Most important of these were a drop-center ladder frame, allowing the cab to sit lower, and independent front suspension, giving an almost car-like ride in a truck. New front door panels and new seats were also included.
Rare truck to find in this great of condition. Enz used and a poorly fitted gas cap to create the impression of a dangerous vehicle. Sierra and Sierra Grande had been used as names on option packages since the 1969 model year. This is an unreserved online only internet auction event. The only thing to note is the starter may need to be changed at some point and there is an exhaust leak rattle. The 1960, 1961, and 1962 models featured torsion bar front suspensions, with trailing arm suspension rears. 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 1987 model year - the final year of production - saw the series designators changed. I had replaced the head gaskets in December 2011. A new gauge to show voltage replaced the ammeter in 1976, and the engine size decals were removed from the grille during this model year. I would consider full or partial trades. The latter system was introduced for 1981. The front and rear propeller shafts were locked at all times in Four High and Four Low.
I bought this truck off of an old man who owned it for over 20 years and only put a few thousand miles on the truck moving his camper over his entire ownerhship. Other safety features included soft-padded interior panels for appearance and safety, 3,329 of and safety glass, rearview mirror, six turn-signal indicator lamps with asymmetrical flash, four-way hazard function, and. A 230 hp 172 kW 7. Two High gave a 0:100 torque split, with Four High yielding a locked 50:50 torque split through direct synchronized gearing. To enhance durability the trucks featured extensive use of galvanized steel for corrosion resistance and a fully welded frame with a boxed front section for strength and rigidity. The sidesaddle fuel tanks themselves, were found to have a highly resistant to crushing or crumpling from a side impact. For the 1975 model year, the 185 hp 400 cu in 6.
I bought this truck off of an old man who owned it for over 20 years and only put a few thousand miles on the truck moving his camper over his entire ownerhship. I also installed a quiet gear drive in the truck in April 2011 giving it a unique sound but not loud like other gear drives you may have heard before. There were two engine choices: the V8 replaced the , while the venerable continued. In 1996 both the 5. Trim lines were also revamped, ranging from the entry-level Custom to the Custom Deluxe, Cheyenne and top-end Cheyenne Super.
They were shuffled for 1975, with the Scottsdale moniker replacing the Cheyenne Super as the top-of-the-line package, while the Custom series was deleted. Rare truck to find in this great of condition. Give me a call 817-689-2105. I was going to remove the flatbed and install a standard bed but was unable to find a decent bed. Give me a call 817-689-2105.
There were two types of pickup boxes to choose from. Fuel doors were added in 79 to the rest of the lineup, following the previous years change on models with a bed. Pena announced that a two-year investigation had found that the trucks posed a fire hazard. All 2-wheel drive trucks came with independent front suspension, while 4x4's used a conventional solid axle with leaf springs. A utility variant, known as the , was also introduced with a shorter wheelbase of 104 inches 2,642 mm. The models built included a light truck, named C-10, and an named Veraneio initially known simply as Chevrolet C-1416 , introduced in 1964.
Factors such as engine and combination, differential , , and whether the pickup was two-wheel drive or four-wheel drive decided how much the pickup could safely tow or haul. Truck runs and drives great. The only thing to note is the starter may need to be changed at some point and there is an exhaust leak rattle. Everything is Sold 'As Is, Where Is. It was positioned to bridge the gap between light-duty and medium-duty trucks. Any questions feel free to contact 714-412-7086. In both series, the 'Highlander package' included special color-coordinated cloth inserts and additional trim colors and insulation.
Also, Chevrolet changed the 396 V8 emblem designation to 400 V8. The two mirror options are the camper style and west coast style mirrors. There are a few small flaws but the paint was not a cheap hack job she is pretty!! There are a few small flaws but the paint was not a cheap hack job she is pretty!! The was relocated from the cab to the outboard sides of one or both beneath the cab floor extending under the leading edge of the pickup box, commonly referred to as a arrangement. Upper class trim levels also used materials for quieter ride comfort. Later they used the 4. In later years a four-cylinder diesel Q20B was also offered labeled as D-10 light truck only.