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K30 Crew cab wrecker

General purpose truck. Daily driver, medium trails, tow rig. Simple, capable, and reliable are the main factors.

Overview

Where to begin,

Might as well start with the uses of the truck. It's the daily driver, occasional tow rig with more towing planned, and medium+ rated trails offroad toy.

It used to be a BLM truck. Don't know what they hauled with it but the stock suspension is completely worn out haha. Passenger side rear spring pack had all but the main leaf and the bottom overload leaf broken. Along with both fuel tanks damaged.

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Specs

Year
1982
Make
GMC
Model
K3500
Trim Level
High Sierra
Interior
Pretty basic and in decent condition, currently stock bench seats
Factory Options
AC, camper special, manual windows with rear slider
Engine
Isuzu 4bd1t
Transmission
TH400 for now
Transfer Case
NP205
Steering
Stock push/pull setup
Suspension
56" 1900lb front springs with 64" rear springs from a late 2000's 1 ton cab/chassis. Helper airbags at all 4 corners.
Axles
D60 front, D70HD rear. 4.10 gears with open diffs for now
Wheels
Mostly stock steel, with a few chromed ones mixed in
Tires
235/85/16" mud terrains
Paint
Ugly yellow that the BLM painted for now
Isuzu 4bd1t diesel, th400 trans, np205 tcase, D60 and D70HD axles. Making about 400 ft/lbs with overdrive trans coming up and a rear locker. Holmes 500 twin boom wrecker bed.

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