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3+3 ???

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by Snowaway, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. Snowaway

    Snowaway Senior Member
    Messages: 248

    What does the 3+3 on the older Chevy crew cabs stand for? It's been bugging me for years. I just can't figure it out, three WHAT :confused:
  2. Dustball

    Dustball Senior Member
    Messages: 274

    I'm guessing 3 people on a front bench seat and 3 people on a rear bench seat.
  3. Snowaway

    Snowaway Senior Member
    Messages: 248

    Ahhh that works. Thanks now I can sleep.
  4. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Excellent guess if thats what it was, because your 100% correct. :nod:
  5. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    The group thing.:rolleyes:
  6. BigLou80

    BigLou80 Senior Member
    Messages: 558

    so a state worker could bring 5 other people to watch him work?
  7. tuna

    tuna Senior Member
    Messages: 488

    A bit of trivia,does anybody know what chevy called a crew cab with no back seat?
  8. Dustball

    Dustball Senior Member
    Messages: 274

    An uncomfortable ride?
  9. jomofo

    jomofo Senior Member
    Messages: 272

    That's a mexican clown car.. at least that's what we called 'em... 3+as many mexicans as you can stuff in the back
  10. augerandblade

    augerandblade PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,054

    as if one backseat driver wasnt enuf
  11. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,246

    We had an old 3X3 and it was huge. I mean Huge, and a beast. It was a three speed and pull a house off its foundation. The shifter could come completely out of the floor and sometimes it slipped and you had to stick a tire iron down there to put the gears back in place. She was a workhorse. I cant remember what my old boss did with her. I learned to drive manual on that truck. Man the first hill I was stopped on I was a little uncomfortable not knowing if the truck was going to go into gear.
  12. 70monte

    70monte Senior Member
    Messages: 468

    A guy I went to high school with in the mid eighties had one and it was huge. It was a cool looking truck though and made me want to have one.
  13. JDWalkbehind

    JDWalkbehind Senior Member
    Messages: 274

    ok well what does w/t mean on older chevys? Work truck? always wondered
  14. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    You got it:cool:
  15. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Bonus cab

    Most had an emblem on the C pillar that said "Bonus".
  16. tuna

    tuna Senior Member
    Messages: 488

    Ding ding ding we have a winner:salute:
  17. CityGuy

    CityGuy PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 17,220

    The bigger question is what is orange and sleeps six?
  18. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Crew cab DOT truck.
  19. Bigcat99

    Bigcat99 Senior Member
    Messages: 126

    that is just too damn funny!