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  1. 81squared

    Have a rollpan…. wants a bumper ….

    Thanks for the input .. I’m torn, don’t know if I want to go through the mods for this..
  2. 81squared

    Have a rollpan…. wants a bumper ….

    I have a 80 K10 I installed a nice roll pan, welded it in and painted the truck. Now I want a bumper FML Is there anyway to cut access holes in the roll pan and install a new stock GM rear bumper ?? or any bumper for that matter
  3. 81squared

    Painted driveshafts?

    bro whatever you do.... DO NOT paint that driveshaft !!!!
  4. 81squared

    Roll Pan / Bumper

    nope, no towing
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    Roll Pan / Bumper

    Hello so after installing a nice roll pan, welded , filled and painted the truck. Now I want a bumper again ( Westin 21000) Can I just cut holes in the roll pan to accommodate the bumper brackets? Or will the roll pan interfere with the bumper footprint?
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    Neutral safety switch questions

    This is my neutral safety switch. I think. Currently it has only 2 wires going to it. The tie into the harness on the steer column. It does not appear to be the correct gauge for the back up lights. I Just see a thinner blue and green wire. Is this even a neutral safety switch? Am I...
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    Tail light help !!!

    thanks for the wiring diagram, I just ordered all new color correct wire Im going to re wire everything. everything makes sense now, hope it works when Im done !! thanks again
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    Tail light help !!!

    I wanted to cut all that out and rewire the back wires. I don’t like the old crimp connectors and the green wire is breaking. Good info. Thanks
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    Tail light help !!!

    Ok … so, before I started fixing up my wiring mess all my tail lights worked. Since then I started going through the wiring in the truck and there was 3 splices in the tail light harness, I decided to cut out almost all the wire goikg from the firewall harness to the plug in the back. I color...
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    80 K10 headlight bezel question

    hello I have a 80 K10, I took the front trim off when I painted the truck. I cannot figure out how to install the clear rectangular lights under the head light. I have new lenses and existing OG metal housings. Unfortunately I did not photograph the break down process. I assume the metal...
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    Fuel line questions

    Looking to cut my OE hard fuel line that goes from the fuel filter to the carb so I can run rubber hose to my edlebrock carb. Would a 3/8 fuel line slide over the existing hard line after I cut the flare off ? I assume 5/16 would be to tight ? I currently purchased a 3/8 fuel filter and a...
  12. 81squared

    Auto shift linkage

    Thanks for the input. I ordered them.
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    Auto shift linkage

    A couple things … Where can I find this bushing ? Do I need to buy rhe whole bracket to get one. Any part numbers or links would be appreciated Do I need to replace that rusty spring ? Does that hold the bushing in ? Any help would be appreciated Thanks
  14. 81squared

    Question about transmission

    thanks very much, no rush, Im a month from crossing that bridge but yes, thanks for your help !! happy Labor Day !
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    Question about transmission

    I really dont have any relevant pics yet, carb is in the box, motor is being built. I just never had a auto so its a little confusing, Im glad to hear you have a TH350 and a eddy and the kick down works, im sure it will, i would just rather learn of any issues before hand, Im new to this aspect...
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    Question about transmission

    its a Th350 sorry I didnt clarify . I would prefer to connect it, can it be hooked up to a standard edlebrock AVS2 ? I have the brackets, just not sure where it attaches to the new carb, I have not started to install motor yet, just want to make sure im prepared thanks
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    Question about transmission

    I pulled my motor ( 350 ) and Im putting in a rebuilt 350. I had a quadra jet ( i think thats the name ) I am installing a edlebrock AVS2, WHen I pulled the carb off the old motor there was the throttle cable that goes to the accelerator and on other side of the carb there was another cable...
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    Question about transmission

    I pulled my motor ( 350 ) and Im putting in a rebuilt 350. I had a quadra jet ( i think thats the name ) I am installing a edlebrock AVS2, WHen I pulled the carb off the old motor there was the throttle cable that goes to the accelerator and on other side of the carb there was another cable...
  19. 81squared

    Horn wiring

    Previous owner said it ran or negative feed somehow. I don’t know. It seems like it’s difficult to run any wire up there. if I can’t get it I’ll just wire a horn switch.
  20. 81squared

    Horn wiring

    Hello I’m trying to figure out how to wire my horn button. my column does not have a wire coming from the column like the directions call for. do I need to run a wire up the column ? Or is there another way ? Old grant steering wheel horn worked. any ideas ?
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    Tail light sockets

    I’m looking to replace my tail light housing and the sockets that plug into them. my old ones are worn and corroded I keep seeing these sockets and these housings. they both say they got my application but the prongs on the socket look different than the ones on the housing is there a...
  22. 81squared

    Timing chain play

    I am assembling a 350 with a friend , he works in a machine shop. we installed the new timing chain and gears. there was a little play in the chain, my buddy says it’s to much play , another friend who has build several motors tells me it’s normal chain play. Does anyone have any input …...
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    Carpet issue

    So I ordered a carpet for a 1980 K10 Auto on the Column was specified and 4 WD shifter on the floor. carpet came I installed it , it fits perfectly in the seat area and where your feet rest. The hump in the middle is molded way to big. It seems like it’s molded for a truck with a huge hump...
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    Transfer case identification

    I have a 1980 K10 Auto with the 350 trans any idea what transfer case I may have or may not have ? hoping I have a 205
  25. 81squared

    Side mirror not straight

    Bedsides sprayed this am. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

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