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89-91 grilles

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by ChickenRammit, Nov 18, 2006.

  1. ChickenRammit

    ChickenRammit 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    post up your pics of your rigs with 89-91 grilles with dual headlights. i want to see chevy and gmc. i'm trying to figure out which one i should swap onto my '86, i like both makes so i just need to see some pics to help me make up my mind.
     
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    nvrenuf NONE shall pass! Premium Member

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    Chevy version grille :pimp:
     
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    Chevy

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    I have an 89 Sub and I am switching to a GMC Grill because I am going to cut out the center and have a custom grill insert make that incorporated the bowtie. I think that the GMC grill offers greater opportunity for customization.
     
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    Metrodps Strange but nice guy Premium Member GMOTM Winner Author

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    this is my scrap truck so..... do you have a grill?
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    You do know that you must also change the radiator core support?
     
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    i did the swap on my '88 and i love the look. im planning on eventually getting a billet grill after i get everything else takin care. heres a before and after:

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    I like the GMC grill a little better, but both are nice.
     
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    Here is mine

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    here's mine.....

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    Check out sarasotausmc's avatar.
     
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    yeah i picked that up this morning at pick a part, so now on to the next step-get the grille components and lights.
     
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    lets see some more please
     
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    just my 89 stock suburban...

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    whats with your headlights? look like 1 piece????
     
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    I have dual headlights too :p:

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    Ill always take the opportunity to pic whore bertha. :D

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    you need the headlight doors and grill for chevy or gmc. the 3 parts dont swap around.

    gm # 15628667 and 15628668 left / right doors.
    gm # 15628795 grill gmc style parts .

    135.66 grill new gm unit and 43.53 each door. all still in gm parts direct listings. i have seen the jap junk and thay suck for fit and finish .
     

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