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Windshield question

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by grumpy, Jan 19, 2002.

  1. grumpy

    grumpy 1/2 ton status

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    Does anyone know if 79 and 85 K5 windshields are interchangable?
     
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    RESTORE89 1/2 ton status

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    the glass place used an 84 year on my 89 because i wanted the radio antenna in the glass, and thosde were interchangeable, but i have no clue about 79
    i got tired of the atenna mount getting damaged by low hanging limbs
    good luck

    It needs a bigger motor.
    what's in it now?
    doen't matter it NEEDS A BIGGER MOTOR
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    i hate that stupid in glass antenna. id rather have a steel whip[​IMG]

    beligerence doesn't justify intelligence.
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    I don't see where Restore89 asked for opinions about antennas.....



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  5. grumpy

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    i didnt see where i asked for an opinion of my opinion, but i dont mind hearing it, it is a forum.

    beligerence doesn't justify intelligence.
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    you may hate them, but i no longer do damage to my truck with out the steel whip
    that is why they make them both i suppose

    It needs a bigger motor.
    what's in it now?
    doen't matter it NEEDS A BIGGER MOTOR
    89 350tbi/700r4h/np208/4.11's
     
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    i like the clean looks, but the reception, in my opinion, just isnt the same. maybe its the head unit. i guess a functioning window wire is better than a trail busted whip

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  9. Burbinator

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    According to my new LMC catalog (by no means the "authority"), the windshield used from 73-91 is the same. Whether or not you need the antenna is a matter of choice, not fitment.

    Hope that helps!

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    I'd be very supprised if they were not interchangeable.

    If you knew the truth, you too would be against marijuana prohibition!
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    i get the same reception w/ my glass one than my dads jeep grand cherokee gets.
    i goa glass one and a sony xplod

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    grumpy - yes.

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