The truck runs and drives superbly. Like the small ding in the hood where it tried to fold on me the third time I tried to shut it after it was installed new. The sheet metal is all very nice along with the cab floors. The rear-wheel drive C-series became the R-series, then the four-wheel drive K-series were renamed the V-series. I also installed new O2 sensors. There is no engine or transmission, but it had a 454 that was bad and has been removed.
New tie rods were also installed. Description: 1980 Chevrolet C-10 Shortbed Stepside Sport I have a 1980 Chevy Stepside Truck that I bought to restore, but have to let it go due to some extreme medical issues. It's super dependable and I wouldn't be afraid to drive it anywhere. A special blend I call Pond Scum Green. This is a blank slate and a roller as they say.
It has a new aluminum radiator in it. I hate to see it go, ut I'm ready to see someone else get tons of enjoyment out of it. It has been always maintained and repaired over time and does have normal road wear. It started out as a rough project and turned into this. The truck has the original motor and transmission and it runs strong.
The water temp and oil pressure are Autometer electric gauges. The transmission shifts strong and barks second gear if throttled down on. The bed area in back is in very solid shape - the well-crafted, tubbed wheelhouses let you know that there's massive rubber just below. The engine does not smoke, knock or leak. I have installed a Vintage Air and Heat system, ll electric. A great looking exterior, well-finished interior and loads of big block power make this 1980 C10 Pro Street a standout in the world of custom trucks. .
I have an electric fan ready to install and a new left front fender as the original fender looks to have been damaged by a tire blowout prior to me buying the truck. All the gauges work with the exception of the clock. The bed floor was replaced with the steel floor out of a different bed and a rubber bed mat was installed. I think So,,,,I've been as honest as I could with the details. Dual exhaust off factory manifolds.
I have an electric fan ready to install and a new left front fender as the original fender looks to have been damaged by a tire blowout prior to me buying the truck. It's like the intent was to let the engine sing your tunes while rolling with the windows down for full effect. All the chrome and stainless is all in nice shape with the exception of one lower grille molding which I have a clean replacement. If you do think of anything to ask, ust call me, ason 618-923-2859. An updated Chevy steering wheel sits on a tilting column and if you peer through it, you'll see that the factory gauges in the cluster are still clear and easily readable.
Please contact me with any questions or if you'd like to come take a look at it. These square bodies are hot. The next year, Chevy was back up to four trim lines with the addition of the Silverado at the top of the series. Of the two six-cylinder engines, the 4. The glove box storage was removed to make room for the Vintage Air system.
Since, have braced the bottom of the hood. Rear sliding window and all the glass is in nice condition. The interior has been redone in style while still holding true to this truck's no-nonsense identity. This truck was conservatively lowered 2 inches but has a really nice comfortable ride height. A few chrome engine compartment accents were also added. I see no indication the truck has ever been in an accident of any concern. I also have brand new black door panels, arm rests, and inside door handles that I just installed recently.
I try to give an overall clear description and will answer questions honest and promptly. Aluminum intake with Edlebrock carb. I've also went through the emergency brake setup, ew cables and such, ecause I was going to run the original manual transmission, ut it was junk. Those kneeling for the national anthem look elsewhere for your truck please. The dash vent insert has had small repairs on one end but still looks great. Must see to appreciate this truck. This vehicle does get driven daily and used as it is intended for.