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Old 11-09-2018, 06:58 PM   #72
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Re: What did you do to your truck today.The 3rd chapter

Originally Posted by Grumpy old man View Post
It must be frame / suspension assembly week ?

4" drop springs
all new brakes ,lines ,cables
cross member cut/tubed for tucked exhaust with new trailing arm bushings
Complete new front suspension cross member /all new Moog parts with drop spindles and springs , disc / power steering conversion ,factory front sway bar 9/16 U bolt upgrade ,all new grade 8 hardware . My 350 is ready to drop back in again . I'll be building a set of these rear shock re locators today to see how they work out .
I just ordered a bunch of parts so I can "catch-up". Nice work Grumps. You didn't replace your control arms did you? And if I can ask, where do your buy your rubbers to slip over shafts and that, on original hardware linkage, arms too?

71 C10 Custom Deluxe, SWB, 2WD, fleet, 402/400TH, A/C. AKA money pit. Go figure leaf springs. Speak of leaf springs, Looking for rear OEM sport bumper brackets for this. They're unlike common, even the outer brackets differ. This takes basically "GMC" 2WD, SWB rear sport bumper brackets.

72 Cheyenne Super, LWB, fleet, C20, 402/400TH, A/C. Driver and tinker truck

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