Drove 43 miles on a friday afternoon in traffic to find a dealer with a product as advertised, in better condition than many others i saw and worked with me on price. This was done to allow for concurrent production of its replacement early in 1987 of the all-new C and K models. The engine comes complete with a dual plane aluminum manifold, chrome pan, timing cover, and valve covers. Epoxy Coated Frame and finished in Chassis black. We ended up with a engine producing 300 plus horses, 375 Ft pounds of torque.
The decision was made to upgrade the low technology 180 hp sb chevy with a more modern replacement. Includes 2 wheel drive and 4 wheel drive models. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. Sit back and relax with one finger on the wheel, its that nice. Both model range and powertrain availability also mirrored the half-ton pickups. Description for Chevrolet K-10 1978 When you want a vintage truck that's up for work or play then it's time to step up to this 1978 Chevrolet K-10 Cheyenne. The brake system has been totally inspected, and cleaned, lubricated and refinished.
In 1978, all models got new flashy trim panels and flat stainless hubcaps. The Steering Gear, Steering shaft, Vacumn brake booster and brackets all where cleaned, inspected, repaired and refinished. By and large, this remained the trim hierarchy for the remainder of series production. The throaty sound of the glasspack-style dual exhaust is a great addition for everywhere. That's enhanced further by the bright bumpers, polished wheels, and full side trim. We added modern wiper delay. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter.
The rear-wheel drive C-series became the R-series, then the four-wheel drive K-series were renamed the V-series. Then each piece was Base Clear coated with House of Kolor Black Cherry Pearl and reassembled and aligned. They were shuffled for 1975, with the Scottsdale moniker replacing the Cheyenne Super as the top-of-the-line package, while the Custom series was deleted. Covers both gasoline and diesel engines. Two-wheel drive and four-wheel drive trucks were available. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557287185078 ; listingsSearchManager.
A pitman arm was added to bring steering geometry back to stock so vehicle drive like new from factory. Door panels, pockets and arm rests where cleaned and reinstalled. Engine options in 1978 for Chevy trucks included the 250 I-6, which provided 105 horsepower; the 292 I-6 with 120 horsepower; the 250 V-8 with 175 horsepower; or the 400 V-8, which provided 185 horsepower. The top edge of the fenders are typically prone to rust, as are the rocker panels under the doors. All were fitted with 6. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter.
It proved to be a preview for 1981 and the rest of the production run, with an all new simplified front clip, new hood, and single plane grille. Trim lines were also revamped, ranging from the entry-level Custom to the Custom Deluxe, Cheyenne and top-end Cheyenne Super. Chevrolet offered this cab with only a single front bench seat beginning in 1976. The exhaust is handled via steel headers and hooked to a turbo exhaust system exiting out the back and sounds nice when you want it or just wonderful while cruising. Windshield was replaced along with a new gasket. NewUsedFilter selectedNewUsedList, null ; newUsedFilter.
Firewall received new mass heat and noise insulation. To keep the all original Chevrolet tail gate up we added stainless steel chains and hooks covered with new clear vinyl to protect the finish. Mass backed Carpet was then fitted to interior running all the way to the back of the cab. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. While retaining the stock pickup doors, the standard top was made out of fiberglass and could be unbolted.
This camshaft makes excellent low end and mid range power and has a slightly loped idle that sounds great. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. You will not find this diagram in your shop manual. The Blazer was also available without a top or with a vinyl soft top, but the hard top was by far the most popular choice. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. This was the final year that power windows were offered, and a fuel door was added later in the year.