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General Information

Year
1987
Make
GMC
Model
Sierra
Color
Grey with Red
History
Previous 1 owner truck. Was purchased new by a landscape company in 1986. Used during winter months to plow snow. Body & frame oil after every season, then parked until the snow flew. Retired in 1997 and put into storage until I purchased it.
1987 GMC Sierra (Grey with Red)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Has the 350 tbi with 400 turbo,208 transfer case, Dana 44 in front and 14 bolt 9.5 " semi floater in rear with 4:10 gearing.
Changing to a 454 MPFI engine. Keeping the transmission and transfer case as well as the front & rear diffs. Will be changing the gears to 3:73.
Interior
Stock interior with vinyl bench. Going to cloth seat , power windows, locks and all the interior upgrades that the Grande model comes with.
Exterior
All original panels on this truck. Underside is mint. It does need drivers inner fender replaced from where the hydraulic pump for the plow was bolted down.
Planning on a body off restore [ these trucks are so easy to work on]. Going to do a Grande Sierra tribute, been collecting parts for this conversion.
Suspension
Going with a 4" Rough Country EZ ride lift kit. All springs and no blocks.
Wheel and Tire
Debating on keeping the 16" steel wheels an dog dish caps or switching to 17" Mickey Thompson Classic 3 wheels.

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