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Old 11-07-2008, 09:07 AM
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1955 2nd series body to 70's/80's p/u frame

I was wondering is it is possible to put my 55 2nd series body on a 70's to late 80's frame? i have heard that the frames slide together when doing a "front clip" and before you ask the frame is not in good shape thats why i want to swap. and the bonus being it stays chevy any help would be greatly appreciated
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Unbolt the front suspension of a mid '70s Chevy pickup, and it
falls out on the ground, you'll need the front sections off the
frame to set the steering box and drag link in the right places...

Should be fairly straight forward...

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i would like to place my 55 body on a 70's to 80's frame is it possible witouot major headaches?
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NO, not with out major headaches. The later chassis your thinking of are wider, 2 wheel drive front track width is to wide, if your thinking 4x4 then yes it will work.
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