In 1992, the four-speed manual transmission was dropped and the stepside trucks were available with extended cabs. Finally, the front brakes on all light-duty trucks were switched from to , resulting in much less brake fade under heavy use. Other design traits include sleek sculpted body work, an cab with steep windshield rake, and a unique available hidden embedded into the windshield glass. In late-1999 the production of the Silverado was switched from Argentina to Brazil, and the Grand Blazer was simply phased out. R-Series now designated two-wheel drive, while V-Series represented four-wheel drive. It replaced the permanent four-wheel drive system, on pre-1980 models. New dual tier halogen became available with the Deluxe Front Appearance package.
Second, an additional trim package was introduced: the Cheyenne. If it comes and goes, I would initially suspect a bad connection somewhere. The sidesaddle fuel tanks themselves, were found to have a highly resistant to crushing or crumpling from a side impact. Four drive modes were offered: Two High, Four High, Neutral, and Four Low. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager.
A Z71 off-road package was also available with skid plates and Bilstein shocks. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. Optional transmissions included a three speed overdrive unit C-10 only and several different four-speed manuals, the Powerglide 2-speed automatic, or the 350 and 400 3-speed automatic. Also, Chevrolet changed the 396 V8 emblem designation to 400 V8. In both series, the 'Highlander package' included special color-coordinated cloth inserts and additional trim colors and insulation. In 1992—1993 other color options included Summit White and Victory Red, with multiple interior colour options.
Base models gained a passenger-side woodgrain dash accent and a new plaid upholstery pattern which would change slightly each year until 1978. Unlike their siblings, they were not sold to the general public nor did they bear Holden badging , and they were not built as right-hand-drive at the factory. This required a slight dashboard redesign to incorporate these airbags. The truck is well maintained mechanically and cosmetically. Four Low applied reduction gearing with a 2.
In 1993 the bad publicity generated by the Dateline story spawned several class action lawsuits. There was another round of new grilles, revised inner door panels that left less metal exposed, a four-wheel drive, full one-ton chassis was added to the lineup, and a was used for the front axle, as well as an electric oil pressure gauge replacing the mechanical unit. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Great for spring yard cleanup, towing summer toys or hauling Christmas trees in winter. Three trim levels were available: Cheyenne, Scottsdale, and Silverado. It has been reported that the 89 sport was a limited production run set to determine how well the package would be received by consumers in the years to follow. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter.
ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. Pena announced that a two-year investigation had found that the trucks posed a fire hazard. Subtle grained interior panels and bright metal work was used on the inside with high-quality materials also used on the outside, like , aluminium, and polished stainless steel, particularly on top-of-the-line luxury Silverado or Sierra Classic trim levels. The front and rear were locked at all times in Four High and Four Low. Heavy-duty towing equipment was available for both C and K-Series pickups, such as the Trailering Special package included power steering, uprated , and uprated , 7-pin trailer electrics connector, heavy-duty cooler, heavy-duty cooler, and a trailer hitch.
The new 1988 model trucks entered production December 8, 1986 at , , and the new plant. A new Shift-on-the-move four-wheel drive system with two-speed dual range New Process 208 aluminium transfer case was introduced on K-Series pickups for the 1981 model year. A 3-speed automatic transmission Turbo Hydra-Matic 400 and 3. On the dash was a tachometer, oddly omitted from 1990 models. In 1968, Chevrolet celebrated 50 years of manufacturing trucks, and to commemorate, they released a 50th Anniversary package featuring an exclusive white-gold-white paint scheme.
Custom Vinyl or soft Custom Cloth cloth and velour seating surfaces were used along with fabric headliners, door inserts, and plush carpeting, depending on the trim level. FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. Nice matched set of Michelin Tires,Brand new Virginia state inspection and oil change itâs ready to go in every way. An optional Elimipitch camper was made available for the Big Dooley. Enz used and a poorly fitted gas cap to create the impression of a dangerous vehicle. Base models received the flatter stainless hubcaps, and Stepsides got new squared-off taillights with built-in backup lights and side markers, while the rear fenders were smoothed out where the old side markers were.
In later years a four-cylinder diesel Q20B was also offered labeled as D-10 light truck only. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter. Electrical problems shorts and bad connections can cause all kinds of 'screwy' problems. The truck is well maintained mechanically and cosmetically. Permanent four-wheel drive pickups featured a two-speed dual New Process 203 transfer case with planetary center and. The new automatic locking differential was offered under the G86 code, replacing the Eaton NoSpin differential, and eventually replacing the old Positraction in 1974, at which point it assumed the G80 code.
EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. After 1985, a redesigned pickup with the same cabin structure of the U. Towed the truck home, and let it sit until the weekend. Another significant change was the addition of independent front suspension to all models. Soft touch materials were used throughout the passenger cabin, such as the , doors arm rests , steering wheel, and shift levers. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter.