http://22.214.171.124/~rodgod/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/logo-1.png 0 0 Mike Herrick http://126.96.36.199/~rodgod/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/logo-1.png Mike Herrick2018-10-01 11:21:052018-10-11 18:43:021955 Chevrolet Big Back Window Pickup Streetrod
1955 Chevrolet Short Box Custom Pickup Big Back Window
ENGINE – 2007 Chev Silverado LY5 5.3 liter – only1500 miles on the donor vehicle and 1300 mile as street rod.
TRANSMISSION – 4L60E – with overdrive (same donor).
REAR END – Ford 9 inch overhauled with Detroit locker posi-traction 3.73 gears – narrowed.
COOLING – Griffin aluminium radiator (http://www.griffinrad.com) with twin 10 inch electric thermostatically controlled fans.
WIRING – SPEARTECH (https://www.speartech.com) engine wiring harness with engine and transmission computers reprogrammed for performance
EXHAUST – PYPES (https://www.summitracing.com) dual stainless exhaust system with “X” cross installed.
Mustang 2 front suspension on boxed frame with Adjustable coil over and adjustable recoil (http://oldcarcentre.com) Air ride Technology (https://www.performanceonline.com/Air-Ride-Technologies-Ride-Tech/) air suspension on the rear with built in compressor and cab gauge controller
LATE 1955 CHEV PICKUP – Large rear window with deluxe chrome trim
New chrome front bumper
Chopped 1 inch
Frame modified 3.5 inches at the rear axle to allow lowering of the stance
Box bed raised 4 inches to clear frame modification
Tool drawers installed at the rear of the box to utilize the space created by the bed raising (lockable and lit)
PAINT – Mitsubishi Sunset Orange on gold pear base
Powder coated engine bay – black
TOTALLY STAINLESS (http://shop.totallystainless.com)complete bolt kit with allen key dome heads used for assembly Power brakes installed GM 11 inch disks on all wheels (http://oldcarcentre.com)
Windshield washer nozzles installed with tubing and wiring in place.
Battery isolation on remote hidden switch activates a latched solenoid to cut all power for storage and theftproofing .
SPEARTECH (https://www.speartech.com) engine and cab wiring harness all competed colour correct to GM specifications with OBD port.
New wiper motor
Apachie retro radio (https://www.retromanufacturing.com) with USB port installed
Twin Kenwood speakers installed
Electric windows installed on new sliding rails with fixed vent windows
Courtesy lights installed on plunger switches on the doors (LED)
Visors with Lite mirrors installed
Cab sound proofed.
IDIDIT (www.ididitinc.com) tilt steering installed with column shift
Dakota Digital dash (http://www.dakotadigital.com) cluster installed (Sweep needles)
Chev Silverado bucket seats installed complete with seat belts
Custom console with 2 cup receptacle installed
Custom interior, headliner and floor mats installed.
White oak box bed with polished stainless steel strips
18 inch on the front and 20 inch on the rear rims by BOZE (https://bozeforged.com) installed complete with new rubber.
Truck box tubbed 3 inched to accommodate the rear wheels
Steering – rack and pinion power steering (http://www.oldcarcentre.com)
$48000 or $39000 US dollars