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    look what I found

    Hello,,, I was watching " Muscle Car" on TV this am and saw an ad for what I have been looking for forever. www.classictrucks.com . This outfit has more parts for the older trucks tnat I have seen on...
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    83 hood on a 80 K10

    Hello all,, I installed fenders,grill and bumper off an 83 on my 80 and finally figured out all the small differences. EXCEPT one,,,!!! The hoods are different,,,,the 80 had single hinges and the 83...
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    Sticky: Hey Skipray,,,,Guess, I'm a tad slow these...

    Hey Skipray,,,,Guess, I'm a tad slow these days,,,. I tried to access this and did not work for me. when I clicked on the link, i tried "auto repair reference center" ,,took me to a Badger link and...
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    Hey Guys,, I really need some help here. I need...

    Hey Guys,, I really need some help here. I need some help to ID my transfer case. My haynes manual says the 80 and earlier TC use 85-90 while the 81's and later use Dexron 2. Can anybody help? ...
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    how to remove inner race

    I have a 80 K10 that I need to replace the pinion seal on front differential. On removing the u-joint flange, I see where the pinion bearing also needs replacement. Does anybody here have a method of...
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    Hey Stephen115,, First of all, you should crawl...

    Hey Stephen115,, First of all, you should crawl under your truck and look the exhaust system over as far as placement of the current cats, and muffler. Kinda get a plan in your mind as far as where...
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    hey Steven115, I'd like to help you get your...

    hey Steven115, I'd like to help you get your project going so lets do this.
    1. Does your truck have single exhaust or is it dual exhaust going into a single muffler?
    2. How much money do you plan...
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    Hey Silverado junkie and VNCJ96,,, Not trying to...

    Hey Silverado junkie and VNCJ96,,, Not trying to be argumentative here, just trying to help out the fellow Chevy lover. The crossover pipe and later the X-pipe were developed to address the pulsation...
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    Hey Steven115,,,let me chime in here as I just...

    Hey Steven115,,,let me chime in here as I just finished doing similar to my Grandson's 80 K10. I really wanted that old time mellow sound so this is what we did. First of all, if you are looking for...
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    transfer case ID?

    Hello Neighbors,,, I need to borrow somebody's knowledge. I have a 1980 k10 350/ 350 that I can't seem to be able to ID the transfer case. According to my Haynes manual the 80 X-fer case used 85-90Wt...
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    OOPS,, I thought you were referring to the hood...

    OOPS,, I thought you were referring to the hood hinges themselves. The 80 had one piece hinges and the new hood I got with the front end has two piece hinges of which the back ones were not on the...
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    Hey BIG75,,,, thanks for the quick reply. On...

    Hey BIG75,,,, thanks for the quick reply. On closer inspection, I see where the HL bucket cutouts are there but the lower cutouts only have one (1) square hole cut in rad support for the headlight...
  13. Thread: which grill?

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    which grill?

    Hello To All,,
    I recently purchased a short bed 1980 K10 for my 13 year old Grandson that believe, it or else,, he is spending lots of time helping me work on it. I think it is just great as most...
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    The truck did have the original Quadrajet,,,but...

    The truck did have the original Quadrajet,,,but after installing a kit,,,and then numerous teardowns trying to get the thing to quit flooding,,,, i threw it in a corner and put an Edelbrock...
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    new intro for an old man

    Hello Everybody,,, new to this site so be gentle. I am helping my 13 year old Grandson restore a 1980 Chevy 4X4 short bed.I've had a bit of experience with these old chevys so hope I can help others...
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