What Does It Mean?

Discussion in 'General Chevy & GM Tech Questions' started by OneWheelWonder, Jan 18, 2011.

  1. OneWheelWonder

    OneWheelWonder Rockstar

    NBS? What does it mean? Im normally really good with acronyms.....Maybe I have just put to much thought into it but its driving me nutty....

    Sorry for the Thread but I couldn't think of a good place to put this one...
  2. stephan

    stephan Rockstar 4 Years 5000 Posts

    NBS-new body style
    OBS- old body style
    You'll also see NNBS on this site which means "the newest new body style"

    99'HEARTBEAT MODERATOR Staff Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts Platinum Contributor

    To add to what Stephan has posted Re-Guarding....OBS....NBS...NNBS,

    Below is the wording that is used on all Truck Forum's.....for the Trucks...Years and Style's

    Vehicle year/style

    OOBS............Old Old Body Style - 73-87
    OBS..............Old Body Style - 88-98
    GMT800........New Body Style – 99-07
    GMT-900.......New New Body style – 07+

    Side Note.....In 2007" there were 2 Silverado's you could buy.....the 2007" NBS/GMT-800 Classic or the 2007" NNBS/GMT-900
  4. ntbush83

    ntbush83 Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 1000 Posts

    Its ok took me a little bit to figure it out when I first saw it used haha
  5. stephan

    stephan Rockstar 4 Years 5000 Posts

    Thanks for adding that Mike. I didn't remember the breakdown on the years...

    Lol Nathan, I didn't know what NBS was either. I thought it was in refrence to some New Bull (sh*t) Suspension :)

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