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2500hd front end on a 1500

Discussion in 'Chevy Silverado Forum (GMC Sierra)' started by Deanshelton, Jun 16, 2011.

  1. Deanshelton

    Deanshelton New Member

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    I have a 2007 1500 new body style and i want to put the 2500hd front end on it. How hard is the swap?
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  2. silveradotrailblazer

    silveradotrailblazer New Member

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    Welcome to the club. When you say front end, do you mean suspension or body work??
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  3. Deanshelton

    Deanshelton New Member

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    Body work. But i got it. I had to cut the frame to drop the mounting bracket for the bumper. Drilled new holes and bolted rite up
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  4. bama2010z71

    bama2010z71 New Member

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    how long did it take
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  5. silveradotrailblazer

    silveradotrailblazer New Member

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    By any chance did you take pictures while making the mods?
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  6. ammobaggett

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    Yeah I would like to see that also.
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  7. Deanshelton

    Deanshelton New Member

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    The swap wasnt hard. It took about 4 hrs. The hood, grill and bumper bolts right on to the original brackets. I took some pics but i dont kno how to put them on here
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