Original owner said it was repainted 5 years ago; still looks good. No rust through the rocker panels or cab corners. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Since I rebuilt the engine I've only put about 10k miles on it. Do you own a service manual for every vehicle you ever owned? I purchased the truck from the original owner. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter.
. I have driven it to car shows and had a blast! It has dual exhaust, new battery, and power steering. While retaining the stock pickup doors, the standard top was made out of fiberglass and could be unbolted. I moved to California last summer and before the move I bought the rims and tires that are on it now, they are American Racing Outlaw 1 rims with basically new Les Schwab tires on them. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. The truck itself was somewhat rusty, but the 250 purred like a kitten and the truck never let me down. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter.
When you pass an abandoned flatbed farm truck along a fenceline do you consider taking on another project? Yeller, but I guess it would be safe to say it all worked out in the end. He drove it to Fort Worth Texas one hot July and that when he had Clardy install aircondition in the truck; and it still works. This is the main reason I am selling this truck, the other reason is that I almost never drive it and could use the money to buy a better car. I Reserve the right to end this auction if it sell local. It proved to be a preview for 1981 and the rest of the production run, which had an all new simplified front clip, new hood, and single plane grille. I bought this truck from the original owner in 2007 with 102k miles on it, it was completely stock and the engine was in rough shape from sitting. For all years of this generation, the pickups and the Suburban all were available with the same trim packages — from bare bones Custom Deluxe to the well-appointed Silverado.
It has an rebuild Quadrajet by me. The M-2009 Command Vehicle, built from 1983-86, was nothing more than a very heavy duty Blazer with military-specific components and chemical resistant paint. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. About five years ago I decided to rebuild a motor for it, I found a really nice two bolt main block, bored it out, new higher lift cam, deeper sump, better heads that I rebuilt, new water pump, new alternator, new hoses, new belts, new brake master cylinder, rebuilt distributor, new cap and wires, electric fuel pump and used the other upgrades I bought when I first bought the truck.
Again, model range and powertrains mirrored the pickups. Do you still miss your first ride? Comes with Jem Top canopy, Chilton service manual, a box full of extra parts, oil for its next oil change, snow chains, a couple sets of keys and a folder with a bunch of receipts from when I first bought the truck. Have any of your friends quit hanging out because you were too much fun? It was also successful enough that it was copied by Chrysler with the Dodge Ramchager and Plymouth Trailduster in 1974 and by Ford with the second-generation of the popular Bronco in 1978. Crank it up and drive it on a road trip! If anyone has any questions please feel free to contact me through ebay. All were fitted with 6. Its a turn key truck.
Remember when tool companies had the balls to put half-naked beauty queens on their calendars? Do you have the number of a friend with cash memorized for bail? Sadly, I ended up trading this truck and some cash for my current 1973. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. This vehicle has no emission control equipment on it so it will not pass California smog testing, the cut off for testing is 1975 so the truck isn't old enough. Now this truck may not look like much, but it sure was fun to drive and work on. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. Do you laugh at danger, and tempt fate? Not only a good car, a learning experience.
For the second generation Chevrolet Blazer the top was abbreviated, just covering the rear section aft of the cab. Runs cool, stops quick and turns heads! It has been a Washington and Oregon truck it's whole life so there is very little rust, I pictured the worst of the rust, a little on the drivers side door which I've tried to keep up on, a little under the passenger side fender, there are also a couple tiny spots here and there. A feature that we take for granted today, it also came a dozen years after the competing International Travelall and a decade after the Jeep Wagoneer first offered theirs. I purchased this truck back in 1993 when I was 20 years old, and boy was I happy. Do you consider the Prius an abominable affront to the Gods of displacement, torque, and All Mighty Internal Combustion? In those two years, the Suburban not only made greater inroads with market share, they were successfully pulling in new owners who would have otherwise have been car owners.
FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Both model range and powertrain availability also mirrored the half-ton pickups. This truck was my only vehicle for a few years, it has hauled everything from gravel, dirt, plywood, drywall, scrap metal, motorcycles, trash, you name it. The 1987 model year saw the series designators changed. Before the move I replaced the U-joints and the seals on the diff and trans, replaced the diff oil and cover gasket, changed the engine oil and put in new belts. The two-wheel drive C-series became the R-Series, and the four-wheel drive K-Series was renamed the V-series. Is your ol' lady really sick of the random piles of parts, greasy footprints, and empty beer bottles in the garage? The Blazer was also available without a top or with a vinyl soft top, but the hard top was by far the most popular choice.
This was done to allow for concurrent production of the all-new C and K models early in 1987. In Washington and Oregon vehicles over a certain age, thirty years or so, don't have to go through emission testing. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557402293379 ; listingsSearchManager. While some of this is due to the four-door arrangement, it is also due to the increasing number of car-like options such as air conditioning, power seats, power windows, tilt steering column and luxurious interior trim. All original body parts and drive train, 350 engine and 350 transmission.
NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter. It has some rust, has wind noise, and character. Someone else needs to appreciate the Chevy for what it is: awesome American mechanical artistry. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. The two people in the picture are my Grandfather and myself, we were in the middle of replacing the original rusty front clip with a rust free one I purchased from a friend. Call Carl at 662-312-4922 with any questions.