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is this a former military blazer?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Avery4jc, Apr 29, 2007.

  1. Avery4jc

    Avery4jc 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Yeah, actually reasonably common to find civi K5's with the 6.2.

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    I've owned two of em :D
     
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    Avery4jc 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    hmmm learned something new...
     
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    I thought this was common knowledge....:doah:
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    Yeah, some old focker came in my dad's store the other day, with a 6.2 blazer, I want it... only one I've seen in person actually... and I'm willing to pry it from his cold dead fingers, try me old man...
     
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    My uncle has one in Dallas. I might try to talk him out of it. It's black, beat to hell, and already lifted. Good starting point.
     
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    yeah I have seen civi blazers with 6.2's but I thought they were swapped in. This guy never says anything about swapping it in.
     
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    I had one of each. Now just parts of both:haha:
     
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    They came stock. It is lacking a bit in the power department.
     
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    Yeah I knew they came stock, but not with a turbo 400 and leather interior? This might have gotten a paint job?
     
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    I made the mistake of calling someone Old once. Most old men have kicked more ash than me and you combined.
     
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    auto hubs though, they were only on civis...

    But the 400 would only be military...
     
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    The military K5's seats were that reddish brown vinyl, as was the dash and door trim. If it was originally a CUCV someone has gone through a lot of work to disguise the fact. The TH400 could have been swapped in at some point I guess.

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    This is very true... With 170,000 miles it could have easily been swapped in to replace a 700r4, especially an early version 700r4
     
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    quickest way to know is to look in the doorjamb, or under the hood. too bad he didn't have engine pics.
     
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    my 84 gmc jimmy came with a 6.2 700r4/208 i hated it it now has a 500 horse 454 and a 400/205 and 1 ton axles and i can't aford to drive it due to the price of gas
     

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