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Need help with matching plow to truck

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by OVLC, Oct 19, 2009.

  1. OVLC

    OVLC Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    Can a 2000 ( new style) Chevy 2500 hold a Meyer cp7.5 (poly plow) without trashing the truck? These trucks seem low to the ground, and that a heavy plow? I have a 06 with this exact same setup but the truck is higher and the torsion bar had to be adjusted. Thanks for help!
  2. mkwl

    mkwl 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,362

    There's a couple guys on here that are running bigger plows than that on non-HD 2500's- crank up the bars a LITTLE, and maybe some timbrens and you're all set.
  3. JustJeff

    JustJeff 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,481

    That truck can hold ANY MANUFACTURER'S 7.6 foot plow no problem.
  4. cfdeng7

    cfdeng7 Senior Member
    from CT
    Messages: 376

    that truck can hold an 8.5 some guys even run 9 footers on 2500 hds. imo a 7.5 is alittle small for a full sized truck. either get wings for it or a bigger blade. it will hold the plow just fine. crank the bars alittle and run plenty of ballast youll be fine