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09-08-2012, 10:00 PM #1451
Wire wheeled my rocker panels and under body. Sprayed rust prevent-er paint and then painted over that my stock silver paint. Looks alot better then taht nasty rust color IMO
09-09-2012, 12:30 AM #1452
Well I put some gas in her today to surprise this girl with tickets to the LSU vs Washington Huskies game which I may or may not remember. Do know LSU won and I saw ALOT of people I knew, even my cousin who came down from McChord AFB to watch the game. Tomorrow I might fill her (the truck) back up and vaccuum her out (still talking about the truck)
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1999 GMC Sierra SLT Z71 | 5.3 "Vortec" | Spectre "Cold Air Intake" | TransDapt TBS | Hypertech 30005 Tune | 2005 Chevy Tail Lights | Denali headlights | Grill Mounted Fog Lights | AWS Bug Shield | 265/70/16 Futura Scramblers | Boss HD Speakers | 2005 Overhead Console | Flowmaster Super 40 mufflers 2N1O | Mostly stock-ish
Bigger Amp Alternator | Electric Fans | Transmission Fluid cooler | Paint (Halfway there)| Interior Restoration/Upgrade with newer model parts | Window Visors (In channel) | Tint | Low-Profile Tool Box | LEDs throughout stock cab locations (68% Done) | And whatever is spurr of the moment
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09-09-2012, 12:49 AM #1453
Bored and having been driving another vehicle which made look at my truck differently and appreciate it's appearance...dorky I know but that's what happens when you drive the same vehicle day in and day out.
Other than that I pulled it around the corner to the front of my house in case the storm rolling through wanted to take some trees down right onto my truck.
09-09-2012, 06:14 AM #1454
09-09-2012, 09:11 AM #1455
Last night I did a little bit of weight reduction, and I do mean little. More will follow. I removed the excess tail pipe from the muffler exit to the rear bumper. I'll be installing a new muffler in about week and a half so the tail pipe was going to come out anyway. I also removed the liner that was on the inside of the hood. At 11.5 years old, it was very dry and cracking. And I removed the plastic engine cover which doesn't serve any purpose other than looks, AFAIK. All in all, it was less than 15 lbs of weight. But, as old as my truck is and as expensive as gas is, every pound counts. I want to replace my damamged fleet side bed with a step side bed if I can ever find one. With less sheet metal in the bed, less bed liner material and no more tool box (current one won't fit in a step side bed if I get it), I can probably lose another 100 pounds.Clint (TX) 2001 Silverado LS 4.8L auto 2wd ECSB [GARAGE]
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09-09-2012, 09:48 AM #1456
installed an optima yellow top2000 Chevrolet Silverado
4.3L V6, 4L60E, 2WD, Single Cab
Poweraid TB Spacer
Flowmaster 10-series exhaust (dumped)
Edge CS insight monitor
LS-1 Dual Electric fans
Corvette tranny servo swap
Head Unit: Alpine
Speakers: Alpine SPR-60C 6.5" component set, 4X6 Infinity Kappas
Subs: 2-12" Kicker CVT's
Amps: Alpine-M1000 (subs), Alpine MRX-F65 (Speakers)
305/70R16 NITTO Terra Grapplers
16" PROCOMP 7089's
2" leveling kit
3" Fabtech Spindle Lift Kit
Front/Rear-Bilstein 5100 shocks
35W HID Low Beams
RECON LED smoked roof cab lights
HELLA LED taillights and 3rd brakelight
HELLA FF-75 Aux. Reverse Lamps
RIGID dually D2, flush mount, wide beam
Hawk HPS Brake pads
Russell braided steel brake lines
Powerstop-red powdercoated brake calipers
Powerslot Cryo brake rotors
EGR in-channel window visors
09-09-2012, 03:54 PM #1457
posting pics about what i did yesterday. is it me, or was I not paying attention and mount my shocks upside down?
had one of "those" days yesterday. just kept making small little mistakes. having the axle not mounted quite right and then driving with the truck dog tracking was interesting, got it fixed right away. I think i got everything mounted right now!
the first pic is before any lift, the second is after the leveling kit, the third is after the rear blocks. last is one of the shocks i put in.
2011 GMC Sierra SLE 5.3 Z71 4X4 Stealth Gray Metallic / 2004 Chevy Impala LS 3.8 Cappuccino
Tow mirrors - Diablew Tuned - Flowmaster Regular 40 - Ready Lift 2.5' lift - BFG LT A/T K/Os - Carr Light Wing - TruckLite LED lights - Optima Red Top - 50% Front Window Tint - Line-X bedliner - Airaid MIT - Tekonsha P2 - ARS Billet Grill - Fia custom fit seat covers
09-09-2012, 05:26 PM #1458
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- Sep 2012
- Dushore, PA and building my "winter home" in Alabama.
New rear door decals. Extra space on lh door is for a WTC "twin tower" decal1997 GMC Yukon, 5.7, 4L60E, 115,000, Dual batteries, Jet power programmed, K&N air filter.
Self jump start capability, custom trailer wiring.
09-09-2012, 07:34 PM #1459
09-09-2012, 08:45 PM #1460
Washed the phantom on Friday and then went and met with a GM representative to discuss the issue I have of Rocky Ridge not gearing the truck for the 35" tires. I havent gotten the final word yet but it is appearing that the dealership (and many others) and Rocky Ridge are falsely advertising that the full manufacturers warranty remains intact with the lift and tires installed. Ive given the rep. numerous copies of advertisements of these trucks claiming that the warranty is not voided with this being done. Also Rocky Ridge claiming that they are an "Approved GM upfit company". The rep I met with said that all dealerships should be disclosing that any warranty issue that is claimed due to the "larger tires or lift" would not be covered by GM. I told him the exact opposite is happening and that not only do the salesman state the warranty is not void. They actually put it in writing as I showed him on my window sticker that he also made a copy of. If my warranty is void, Then I guess im gonna be looking for a lawyer to get some money back as I paid for a NEW truck that also includes in the price A 5 year 100,000 mile powertrain warranty. I will keep you guys informed.
2011 Silverado CrewCab 5.3L*Ram Air Look Cowl Induction Reflexxion Hood*6" Pro Comp Lift*Flowmaster Dual exhaust*Perfect Launch Rear Diff. Cover*Led Smoke Taillights*L.E.D.Smoke 3rd Brakelight*60" L.E.D. Tailgate Bar*Rearview Mirror Reverse Camera and Sensors*Smoke Headlight Covers*Front Bumper Grill Insert*Deezee Black Alum. Diamond Rail covers*20" Ultra Motorsports Rims wrapped with 35.5"B.F. Goodrich Tires*Inchannel Raingaurds*CAI*Bullydog GT Tuner*Alpine Amp*Boss 6x9's*Boston Acoustic Subs*Terrantula Tweeters*Custom Sub box*Red Led Interior Accents*5% Ultimacool duo tint rear window and doors, 20% front doors*Custom Vinyl Graphics*Demolded*Debadged*Painted drums and calipers*
Future Mods Include: Custom Interior Hydrographics, Electronic Rollup Toneau Cover, 4.56 Gears, Painted rear bumper
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