It is on a sticker in the drivers door jamb. Here's a list of transmissions offered, with available engines. The hard worked 305 turned over 276,562 and finally broke two connecting rods it's an old truck, don't do 90 for extended periods of time. So if you plan on restoring a car or truck, get your hands on a factory service manual, you will not be disappointed! Trucks were offered in both two-wheel and four-wheel drive. It includes all pricing for all 1977 Chevrolet vehicles, the cost of all options, all the separate optional equipment catalogs and believe me there are lots even a brochure for the Blazer Chalet. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.
If you have two 200-pound passengers climb into that same Sierra, it now has an available capacity of 1,484 pounds. These years of trucks defines what a truck should be. The 1987 model year - the final year of production - saw the series designators changed. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. Both are passenger-oriented vans with factory-installed windows. My baby is in the shop at the moment getting another engine dropped in it.
As I said I'm usually more of a Ford fan, so I'm a bit slow when it comes to figuring out which transmission is which. I understand they can be slightly more dangerous than say a gas tank mounted in between the frame rails, but I also hear it's a bit of an exaggeration. Meant to show what was available When, and in what models. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the trailer weight your vehicle can tow. I did think 21000 pounds did seem a little heavy. If swapping transmission from gas to diesel, it is best to acquire the torque converter specific to your application.
Edited May 11, 2015 by pcf If it's a single axle, would be around no more than 17000 lbs max. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. There was one thing I remember about this design that might matter to you. Per the 1998 Chevy C1500 manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. Powertrains generally continued as before 1973, except that the 454 cid big block replaced the previous 402. I have pounded it, beat it and used it to haul heavy loads, go camping in, pull a boat and play off road, not once has it not gotten me home.
I understand they can be slightly more dangerous than say a gas tank mounted in between the frame rails, but I also hear it's a bit of an exaggeration. There are two different wheelbases available in the G10van series: 110 inches and 125 inches. The 21,000 pounds sounds a little on the heavy side. A popular trend is to acquire an 80's 6. That air space is part of the design of these trucks that helps absorb the shock of a side impact without rupturing the tank s and permitting fuel to spill. It is jam packed with info. Here's a list of engine specs.
Other than miscellaneous trim and option package names, the models are completely interchangeable between the divisions. Only a 125-inch wheelbase is offered in the G30 series, and heavier duty front and rear springs. The 1987 model year marked the end of the third generation of these trucks. I have gotten many manuals there. It's unlikely that anything bad will happen. Trucks were offered in both two-wheel and four-wheel drive. Gear ratios are listed too.
I know of no other source on the web with this info displayed as clearly, all in one place. You can also find truck parts as well. I talked to the guy I'm buying the truck from a few days ago and he claims it's about 13,800 Empty. And even less likely is a spark or something else igniting the gas. Of course, now that another 10 years has gone by, we have even higher expectations, and the utility of our vehicles is somewhat diminshed as a result.
Staying within these limits helps your truck, trailer, and travel remain safe. Still it has held up and always been there when I needed it. It has been overloaded, pulled trailers, raced numerous times, loaded down with branches, rocks, gravel, dirt, engines and parts, rotten fruit. I have gotten many manuals there. Your post, 10 years later, is proof of that. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. For Automotive Literature it is hard to beat E Bay! In the previous year 1982 , manual transmissions were relocated from the steering column to the floor.