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Old 05-07-2017, 10:57 PM   #1
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1972 Blazer 4x4 to 2WD Conversion

I am in the process of converting a 1972 Blazer 4x4 to a 2wd. My question I have is related to the rear suspension regarding the shock cross member. Does anyone sell this cross member along with the trailing arm cross member. As far as I know, the c10 pickup shock cross member made by CPP will not work on a 1972 blazer frame, also I do not think the trailing arm cross member from a c10 will fit the blazer frame either....Any direction or advice would be great. Thanks.
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Old 05-14-2017, 02:39 PM   #2
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Re: 1972 Blazer 4x4 to 2WD Conversion

Wasted Income did a 2wd conversion using Porterbuilt stuff. Project Family Truckster is his build thread. If you don't have the money to go that route try a axle flip kit by Belltech, it's a six inch drop. I was use going that on my 74 k5 but decided to stay 4wd.
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Re: 1972 Blazer 4x4 to 2WD Conversion

Starting the process....4x4 to 2wd conversion on my 1972 blazer.

Removing the leaf springs and clean up the frame.
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