The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. A properly equipped C-Series half-ton class pickup could tow up to 8,000 lbs 4 tons of , while a properly equipped C-Series three quarter-ton or one-ton class pickup could tow up to 12,000 lbs 6 tons of braked trailer. Gross vehicle weight ratings take into account the base curb weight of the vehicle plus the weight of any optional accessories, cargo and passengers. The front and rear propeller shafts were locked at all times in Four High and Four Low. A Final Warning will be issued if a user is found to be in violation a second time.
My dump has a 7x10 box and with a full tank of fuel and my 185lbs. Mine is hard to beat. Base models received the flatter stainless hubcaps, and Stepsides got new squared-off taillights with built-in backup lights and side markers, while the rear fenders were smoothed out where the old side markers were. I have an 86 3500 with a mason dump. The shift-on-the-move four-wheel drive system featured new automatic self and direct high range , such that the truck could be shifted from two-wheel drive, to fully locked four-wheel drive at speeds of up to 25 mph.
In late-1999 the production of the Silverado was switched from Argentina to Brazil, and the Grand Blazer was simply phased out. The suspension was also upgraded with 32 mm 1. R-Series now designated two-wheel drive, while V-Series represented four-wheel drive. These packages consisted mostly of comfort features — nicer interiors, more padding and insulation, carpet, chrome trim, and upper and lower side molding and tailgate trim. Thank you very much for your cooperation. Check out our article on.
It has been a plow truck it's whole life so of course it has a few squeaks and rattles, but nothing major. . A new base engine finished the model in 1966 with a 155 hp 116 kW 250 in 3 4. Please ensure your posts are tasteful and tactful. Of the three trim levels -- Cheyenne, Scottsdale and Silverado -- the Silverado was the top of the line. In both series, the 'Highlander package' included special color-coordinated cloth inserts and additional trim colors and insulation. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.
A few other general facts: Catalytic converters were introduced into the auto industry for the 1975 model year. These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Overall should be a solid drivetrain. Along with the name change, came other major improvements and tweaks for the final model year of the conventional cab pickups. Supporting documentation must be retained by the dealer and made available upon request.
If you are asking about what truck to buy you must include information about what you will use the truck for, budget, your mechanic ability, any towing, ect or your post will be removed. I redid all of the suspension and shocks. Standard Catalog of American Light-Duty Trucks. The automotive slang is in quotes for your reference. In later years a four-cylinder diesel Q20B was also offered labeled as D-10 light truck only. The first was the standard passenger-side , and the second was the energy-absorbing.
Once you get the trailer set up and fully loaded, take it back to the scales to make sure no axle weights are being exceeded. In 1992, the four-speed manual transmission was dropped and the stepside trucks were available with extended cabs. Dual exhaust was also added during the '91-'93 model years. If not, you can look at the wheels. You can drive it anywhere! It can be lowered, lifted ,or stock but as long as it's a truck we want to see it. That's a big box on that truck.
Two High gave a 0:100 torque split, while Four High yielded a locked 50:50 torque split. See for details and limitations. The back springs are new for a softer ride. Once you get the trailer set up and fully loaded, take it back to the scales to make sure no axle weights are being exceeded. A few minor rust spots and faded paint, but over all still in great shape.
They hold there value as well, better than other brands. Also, the small rear window cab was no longer available the C40 and C60 medium duty trucks retained the small window. Overall should be a solid drivetrain. Primary Use: Utility towing boats, transporting cargo, etc. Staying within these limits helps your truck, trailer, and travel remain safe. The latter system was introduced for 1981.