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K15??

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by VII, Jun 11, 2005.

  1. VII

    VII Registered Member

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    I was recently browsing the for sale adds on some website and came across this:

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    This truck is a 1982 jimmy K15 that seems to be fully convertible.

    First, I tought post 75 were half cab?
    Second, Never heard about a K15 before, have i been living under a rock?
    Third, Could this be an homemade conversion?
     
  2. k5freak44

    k5freak44 1/2 ton status

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    deffinately a home conversion if it is the year you say it is.

    its not uncommon, we have a writeup on it on this website.

    k15?

    typeo for k5?
     
  3. Stickseler

    Stickseler 3/4 ton status

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    If I remember right the the baby Jimmy was an S-15 so maybe thats where he comes up with K-15 :dunno:
     
  4. dremu

    dremu Officious Thread Derailer Premium Member

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    K = 4WD

    K5 is a badge on Blazers. Doesn't mean anything.

    10, 1500 = 1/2 ton, depending on year. GMC switched earlier than Chevy. I think "K-15" is short for 1500. More details on

    http://www.slosh.com/cars/blazer.html#alphabet

    -- A
     

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