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Offline impco lpg

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Re: rebuild
« Reply #15 on: August 20, 2017, 07:43:21 AM »
just fitted new door handles and wing mirrors, outside is about complete. when I bought the stainless steel grill they don't do a grill emblem. so I have made my own, out of some polished stainless. turned out sweet.
1983 cucv m1009  blazer 6.2 4x4
1991 1500 suburban 5.7 4x4 lpg
2003 dodge ram 5.7 4x4 lpg
1985 chevy c10 stepside  2wd 5.7ltr 350 lpg

Offline impco lpg

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Re: rebuild
« Reply #16 on: November 12, 2017, 08:51:22 AM »
I ordered my carpet  two months ago and it arrived but was the wrong colour BLUE  :(, I ordered BLACK. so still waiting.
so I have finished all the sound deadening and some rewiring , and have fitted heated seats 40 when I get the bench seat cover. the switch just fits in the tank change over switch location (tank switch not in use) has 5 heat settings.  I made some door panel bottoms, same as new headliner material. I stitched the chevy emblem and the c10 logo on it first.
« Last Edit: November 12, 2017, 09:06:22 AM by impco lpg »
1983 cucv m1009  blazer 6.2 4x4
1991 1500 suburban 5.7 4x4 lpg
2003 dodge ram 5.7 4x4 lpg
1985 chevy c10 stepside  2wd 5.7ltr 350 lpg

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Re: rebuild
« Reply #17 on: November 13, 2017, 08:35:06 AM »
Nice
Probably turns a lot of heads over there

I've seen a couple that were RHD

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Re: rebuild
« Reply #18 on: November 13, 2017, 12:14:22 PM »
there are a lot of c10 straight bodies over her but not this gen of stepside. and like you say a few RHD. I'm the only one in York with one  :). be glade when I get it back on the road been a long time, and a lot of man hours. got my K&N filter today 68 and some new silicone red radiator hoses 74 in meter lengths only. (yet to fit)
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1983 cucv m1009  blazer 6.2 4x4
1991 1500 suburban 5.7 4x4 lpg
2003 dodge ram 5.7 4x4 lpg
1985 chevy c10 stepside  2wd 5.7ltr 350 lpg

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Re: rebuild
« Reply #19 on: November 15, 2017, 12:13:47 PM »
there was no air con when I got the truck, some parts had been removed. (compressor/pipe work) so I have totally deleted the air con,(not needed over here) and this is the last bracket that needs to go. as its in the way. so I made my own bracket support so it still supports  the power steering pump. and cut the rest off. looks a lot better. also made bulkhead box so I still have heat and fan/blower still works.
« Last Edit: November 15, 2017, 12:29:04 PM by impco lpg »
1983 cucv m1009  blazer 6.2 4x4
1991 1500 suburban 5.7 4x4 lpg
2003 dodge ram 5.7 4x4 lpg
1985 chevy c10 stepside  2wd 5.7ltr 350 lpg