What is the curb weight of most LWB c-10 trucks 1973-1987?
Does anybody know the curb weight of a 1978 chevy truck, c-10, lwb... i believe its 4000lbs... but on the tag inside the door it doesnt state the curb weight
my71 c10 2wd long bed with small block(all iron)/th350/12 bolt with a/c is 3950lbs
my 79 LB 2wd came in at 42xx with 2 tanks of fuel
An easy way to get curb weight is to
subtract the payload from the GVW
That year there were 3 different GVW 1/2 tons
4900-------3-4 leafs on rear springs----would have been shipped with G or H 78-15 tires
5600-------7 leafs on rear---no stabilizers --- standard brakes L-78-15
6100-------7 leafs---front stabilizer---HD front and rear brakes (rotors were thicker than the other trucks)
The 4900 trucks had very small payload capacity----around 500-600lb
5600 were closer to 1000lb
6100 could handle a 8-1/2ft cabover camper with no real issues.
ALL 4x4 trucks long and short had the 6100GVW
|All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:47 PM.|
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.