I got my oil pan on and started playing with driveline angles.
Nice truck, I would just beef that up for offroading, those trucks are fairly sturdy.Had the 89 stake delivered. Previous guy took some bark off a tree. No damage to the hood and I can save the front clip.
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Straighter then it looks
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I can save this interior
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87tbi(swapped), sm465, FF 14 bolt. Simple setup. Needs a new fuel pump, the brakes refreshed, some new front rubber(newer good rears) then it should be ready to tackle winter.
One of those someone put cash into it then it sat. This is my 2nd stake so I know the deal.
My last one was a 84 that I dropped a 383 into. That had a 8x12 bed and I drove the wheels off that truck till the engines rear main went out. One of those I regret selling it. But just did not have the room to keep it at the time.
So when I seen this thing (8x10) (for cheap) I pounced. I will run the 5.7 for a bit then that will drop into the 87 4x4 (that has a auto) with this 89 getting a 5.3 at some point.