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Old 07-12-2005, 02:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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if I were to get an s-10 blazer, one of the older ones like a '90 or something with the 4.3L would it be worth putting a couple bucks into, and what do they make for lifts and stuff for them? anything? or should i set my sights on something different.
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put the body on a 1-ton chasis and junk the rest.
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lol im putting a 94 s10 on a k5 frame
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The S10's frame is alot more rigid than the fullsize frame, its boxed in the front half compared to the fullsize which is all C channel. IMO id keep the engine, tranny and t-case...swap in a solid front axle and bigger rear axle and you got a decent rig.
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