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Getting the new truck ready

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by plowinzr2, Nov 21, 2010.

  1. plowinzr2

    plowinzr2 Senior Member
    Messages: 112

    Decided to snap a couple pics today this is the new truck for this year after about 5 other trucks through the summer i ended up wit this one. Its an 89 chevy k2500 just got the 7.5 mm2 from work gotta get the paint done but shes almost ready.



  2. sidthss

    sidthss Senior Member
    from GR MI
    Messages: 182

    Looks good, thats a pretty clean truck.
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2010
  3. 219PLOWER

    219PLOWER Junior Member
    Messages: 13

    Did you change the front end? Doesnt look like an 89.
  4. Willman940

    Willman940 Senior Member
    Messages: 325

    is it a heavy half or a true 3/4 ton. I've seen alot of 6 lug 3/4s and not only 2wd. I'm not sure I grasp the whole thing. No offence or anything, I'm just not very smart.
  5. erkoehler

    erkoehler PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,252

    Maybe he meant 1998.....
  6. albhb3

    albhb3 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,505

    thats a big light bar... and I like it
  7. Alpha Property

    Alpha Property Senior Member
    Messages: 668

    it looks like it has the square dash in it.... so older than like 95?
  8. BMB Plowing

    BMB Plowing Senior Member
    Messages: 117

    That truck looks really nice for an '89. Liking that full light bar.
  9. acornish

    acornish Senior Member
    Messages: 184

    nice 89 - i have an88 gmc 2500 w/6 lug good trucks
  10. Eyesell

    Eyesell 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,101

    She's a beaut, that's for sure !!
  11. wolfmobile8

    wolfmobile8 Senior Member
    Messages: 726

    looks good
  12. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,248

    Truck and plow are looking good.have a good season.
  13. joey7599

    joey7599 Senior Member
    from MA
    Messages: 151

    what happend to your old one
  14. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,358

    Nice truck. I'd say he put the newer style grill on it. It has 1989 interior, I can tell by the square dash.
  15. ColumbiaLand

    ColumbiaLand Senior Member
    Messages: 790

    Very clean older truck
  16. Tracy89

    Tracy89 Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 167

    The 89 to 90 3/4 look the exact same. the only way you can tell the difference is in the lugs. 6 lugs meant that it was a straight up 3/4 the 8 lugs meant that u had a 3/4 hd or a 2500 had. Same as the new chevys. you can get 2500 or a 2500hd. The grill looks to be the same its the head lights that look different to me. 89 the headlights were glass and they didnt have replaceable bulbs. when it went you had to change the whole light head. and it was seperate from high to low beam. Looks sweet though. I like the look of the 3/4s in those years. They look tuff only trouble is they are hard to find around here. Alot of them are still on the road where i live.Looks great with the plow on it.
  17. Tracy89

    Tracy89 Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 167

    Mercer...They ran the same dash up until 94. Could be just a different nose clip like you said. 95 the dash got changed to a rounder style.
  18. sven_502

    sven_502 Senior Member
    from ontario
    Messages: 390

    mirrors are a dead giveaway too.
  19. doo-man

    doo-man Senior Member
    Messages: 387

    Not always true my 96 has the square dash not rounded.
  20. mercer_me

    mercer_me PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,358

    What model was your 1996?