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Contemplating next upgrades.. Needing suggestions.. Have $$ to spend.

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by rocko, Jul 27, 2003.

  1. rocko

    rocko 1/2 ton status

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    Okay.. Looking for further upgrades for my 89 k5...
    Right now it has
    14 bolt w/ detroit 4.56 gears
    Dana 60 w/ tracloc 4.56 gears
    37 inch goodyear mt's mounted on AR 767 16.5x 9.75
    6 inch superlift front/rear springs
    Turbo 400/205 combo

    My upgrade list includes:
    WTOR Redneck ram.. (most definately needed)
    ORD Bolt in steering brace
    And 4x4 factory's dana 60 35 spline upgrade kit..

    What else could I possibly need? I'm seeking input from members who have experience wheeling their trucks and finding my weakspots..
    Any input would be appreciated..
    Thanks..
     
  2. Bhintz

    Bhintz 1/2 ton status

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    maybe winch and bumper or doubler
     
  3. Confedneck

    Confedneck 3/4 ton status

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    do you have onboard air? underhood welder???? kinda cool crap to have...
     
  4. Seventy4Blazer

    Seventy4Blazer 3/4 ton status

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    i second the OBA and welder.
    what kind of shape is your roll cage in? can you think of any improvements you could make to it? engine mods? got TBI/TPI? if not i would go TPI. or maybe if you already have TBI some heads and a cam and a chip to offset them.
    Grant
     
  5. rampage

    rampage 1/2 ton status

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    Got X-over?
     
  6. SUBFAN

    SUBFAN 1/2 ton status

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    Better do that steering brace, then the sky is the limit....
     
  7. Toledo

    Toledo 1/2 ton status

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    you didnt mention the engine and more horse power is always fun. /forums/images/graemlins/laugh.gif
     

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