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  1. P

    Wanted 73-77 K5 Blazer Chassis

    Looking for '73-'77 K5 Blazer chassis (rolling or with drive train) for a '75. What's available out there? Have contacts in California that can inspect condition. Thanks
  2. Z

    Upgrading 1977 K5 Wiper System

    I just bought a 77 k5. It has a one speed wiper switch on the dash with no washer. It has a floppy blinker lever that doesn't engage turn signals. I want to upgrade all this. I'm wondering if there's a way, while retaining the stock steering column, that I could move the wiper controls to the...
  3. blaznjon

    Wanted Console for 1987 Jimmy,Blazer california

    Looking for a console for 1987 k5. Brown would be ideal. In california.
  4. Restoring my dream cruiser - 72 K5

    Restoring my dream cruiser - 72 K5

    Hey everyone, brand new Gen 1 Blazer owner here. Very new to everything actually. I picked up this truck about 3 months ago and have been working with my father in law to get it running and road ready. I fell in love with the International Scout when i was in high school back in the 90's and...
  5. mechanick

    Tailgate gap on one side new tailpan

    Hi guys, installation of new tailpan went pretty well. Also replaced the rear inner and outer light posts. All is well except my tailgate doesn't line up quite right. It is tight on the left with a gap on the right. See pics I didn't do the artwork either BTW and plan on painting it anyways. I...
  6. rileymurph41

    New to the blazer world

    Hey everyone. New to the blazer world. Wanted one for years and finally made the plunge 1986 blazer classic custom (I believe) 4x4 1999 GM 7.4 H beam rods Full chromoly roller rocker Holley efi TBI Flat top pistons Cammed Much more 1999 factory air 4L80E 14 bolt Chevy rear end Np208 Pretty...
  7. Lemond

    Wanted '75 K5 AC Fan Switch

    Anyone know where I can find NOS or used but operable 4-position AC fan/blower switch for a '75 K5? All new parts on line have the 4-terminal on the back, but I am looking to replace with the original 5-terminal type. (5th terminal is common ground, but I would rather not splice the old leads.)...
  8. Lemond

    K5 (75) truck cover

    Hi, folks! Relatively new to the forum, but have been lurking for a while. After a fairly exhaustive search here and on line, I'm wondering if anyone knows of truck covers they either do or do not like that are made to fit the old K5s? (Or point me to a thread I may have missed that has any...
  9. SKUBASTEVE1010

    Wanted 1972 blazer single wall hard top mounting brackets.

    Looking to buy from a member or if someone can direct me to a site that sells them. I can't find these bad boys anywhere. Thank you in advance.
  10. The Brandy Build

    The Brandy Build

    Page 1-3 paint stripping and transmission cleanup https://ck5.com/forums/threads/the-brandy-build.339132/ Page 4-7 transfer case cleanup, transmission swap (start), frame removal and cleanup with suspension. https://ck5.com/forums/threads/the-brandy-build.339132/page-4 Page 8-? Metal work and...
  11. Jake_C_

    The “Brandy” build

    Hello to anyone reading. I figured it was time to start this build thread. So here it goes: Here’s a summary of why I got the blazer to begin with: I’ve never really been crazy interested in fast cars, especially not new fast cars. My interests always lied in 4x4s, specifically old pickup...
  12. Damn_cajun

    Sourcing a cab for my 76 K5

    Im in need of a doner roof and windshield frame for my 76 K5. I found a parts yard with a late 70s, early 80s cab but doesn't know for sure the year as it has no markings. Can I cut this roof at the B pillars and above the firewall to replace my roof and windshield??
  13. BlairB

    Rocker help, please

    Newbie here, having trouble figuring out how inner and outer rockers come together and how they attach with the floor. I have spent several hours reading posts on this subject and found some helpful ones, BUT, links are dead, pics deleted or not clear. Lmc outer and extended inner on hand, how...
  14. Red Velvet | 1983 Chevy K5 Blazer

    Red Velvet | 1983 Chevy K5 Blazer

    Purchased Oct 2019 Was in the Netflix series "the sinner" in season one where they wrapped it in a black Project one: Rear section rust removal. DONE Dec 2019 Tail pan, tail beam, rear floor, support beams and back half body mounts. All body heavy lifting is being done by Winsor Classic in...
  15. K5Devil

    FNG here.....Wasn't sure where to make the first post.

    I picked up a 1985 GMC Jimmy today. This is my first Jimmy/K5 and man, I am excited. (I am NOT a novice to all things Chevy/GMC) Mechanic/Machinist by trade and son to a 40 year career now retired Chevrolet/GMC Mechanic/Machinist. A lot of Chevy been through my beer scented sweat and blood...
  16. F

    LS swap gauges - 5.3 swapped 1982 k5 blazer

    i have a 90-91 electronic cluster coming in and had a few questions about hooking it up in my ls swapped '82 blazer Oil Pressure can i use the ls oil pressure sender since the computer doesn't need it? will it automatically work with the 91 suburban cluster? Coolant i have a 3-wire sender on...
  17. Project “I Hope It Will Run”: 1986 K5

    Project “I Hope It Will Run”: 1986 K5

    I hope it will run!
  18. CK5

    ICON 1969 Chevy Blazer for sale at $265,000...

    Discuss Specs: $265,000 Originally built back in 2015. One-of-One, custom ICON Reformer. Impossible to duplicate at this price, and we will not repeat the design anyway! That is part of why these custom ICON projects stay so special. Only 1200 miles since completed, the owner said it was too...
  19. LTK5

    Offroad LTK5

    The goal of this build is to transform this truck into a street-legal trail crawler. Something fun to cruise to the beach or around town, but also hold it's own on the trails. 40" tires is the plan. Making that "streetable" is gonna be fun. :haha: I'm creating this to keep all the pics/info from...
  20. 1990 K5 - Adventure Wheeler: Tons, Cage, etc.

    1990 K5 - Adventure Wheeler: Tons, Cage, etc.

    Going through the old girl and trying to make a mild wheeler that can be driven to and from trail heads
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