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Chevy Colorado 2004 setup?

Discussion in 'Residential Snow Removal' started by yandy, Jan 27, 2008.

  1. yandy

    yandy Junior Member
    Messages: 1

    I own a 2004 Chevy Colorado Z71 4x4 Extended Cab with the 5 cylinder engine.

    I will only be blading my drive way and live on an acreage.

    What is a good setup?

    What will it cost me?

    Other suggestions than getting a blade for the truck?

  2. wild bill

    wild bill PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,239

    plow truck

    7 ' boss sport duty ,hand held or joystick control smart hitch 2 i don't know pricing in your area might be around $4300.00-$4400.00 get the shoe option kit
  3. Mark13

    Mark13 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,719

    You could also look into the sno-way plows. A member on here (toby4492 I think) is a rep for sno-way.
  4. toby4492

    toby4492 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,513

    Welcome to Plowsite yandy.

    Thanks Mark, you beat me by one minute. Just checked the Boss site and they do not recommend any model for this configuration. They say that all models will exceed the front GAWR.

    The Sno-Way 22 series will fit this application. You can learn more by visiting our factory website, http://www.snoway.com .
    Last edited: Jan 27, 2008

    RBRONKEMA GHTFD 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,592

    Boss does have a plow that will go on your truck. There is like 4 guys in my area that run them without any problems. I think one guy even has the 7'6'' sport plow. The snow way would work out a little better tho, because the boss snow plow is so lite @ only I think 350pounds or close to it. The snow way you'll be able to get down pressure.
  6. plowman4life

    plowman4life Senior Member
    Messages: 557

    buy a homesteader. weighs like 300lbs. costs like $2000. perfect for doing just a driveway. or go to like the LD series or sport duty plow they weight like 500lbs and cost like 2500-3000
  7. mkwl

    mkwl 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,361

    Fisher Homesteader- my neighbor has one on his colorado and he loves it!
  8. nbenallo33

    nbenallo33 Senior Member
    Messages: 826

    The Snoway 22 Series Would Work Well We Have Done A Couple In Fact We Just Did One About Two Weeks Ago
  9. apik1

    apik1 Senior Member
    Messages: 253

    I would do the sno-with down pressure. I have seen 2 colorados with small blizzards on them in my area lately.
  10. nbenallo33

    nbenallo33 Senior Member
    Messages: 826

    I Think Tom Can Dig Up A Picture Of One If He Has Room In His Files... His Calander Girls Take Up Alot Of That Space You Know
  11. h_riderca

    h_riderca Member
    Messages: 68

    II put a blizzard 680LT on my s10 blazer. Not sure if they are the same frame or not