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ZR2 Question

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by NBI Lawn, Dec 1, 2009.

  1. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    Did they do totally different suspension on these or did they just lower the mounting brackets and use normal leafs and torsion bars?

  2. RichG53

    RichG53 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,135

    How about some Pictures so people know what you are talking about ....
  3. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    ZR2 package... on the S10 series trucks...
  4. bersh

    bersh Senior Member
    Messages: 169

    They had different leaf springs for sure, and for some reason I think they used different torsion bars as well, not not sure. There were a lot of various drivetrain parts that were different from the normal s-10 though.
  5. Newdude

    Newdude Senior Member
    Messages: 877

    The ZR2 (r.p.o. zr2):

    Ladder Type Frame with Modified Mounting Points

    100mm wider track (3.9 inches wider than regular S-10)

    Increased Ground Clearance (Approx 3" over Regular S-Series 4x4)

    Enhanced front (7.25" ring gear) and rear (8.5" ring gear) axles w/ 3.73:1 rear-axle ratio

    Larger wheel and axle bearings

    31 x 10.50" BFG A/T Tires (Pickup), 31 x 10.50" BFG Longtrails (Blazer)

    Fender Flares, Spectra Gray on the Chevrolet Models, despite body color. Body color on all GMC Models.

    46mm gas pressurized Bilstein Monotube shocks

    Rear Track Bar (Pickup), Front Anti-Sway Bar (Blazer)

    Skid Plates
    Front/Rear Disc brakes (1998-2005) , Disc/Drum brakes (1994-1997)

    Full Size Spare Tire
  6. NBI Lawn

    NBI Lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,797

    Great info thanks