Wrenching

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Matraca – my 1965 Chevrolet C10 step side pickup

Details:

C10 = half ton pickup

long wheel base, 127 inches, long 8 foot stepside bed

350/5.7L v8

3 speed automatic transmission / TH350


The ’65 C10 is mine… below are some other vehicles that are ‘in the family’ that I somehow occasionally wind up working on, in small ways.


2009 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

2009 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
1LT 2WD

Details:

Engine : Gasoline I6 4.2L/254 / SFI

Rear End : 3.42

Other : trailer hitch/wiring harness from factory

 

This page contains the following articles:

1) battery removal & replacement with I6

2) right rear tail lamp assembly removal and replacement

 


2003 Chevrolet S10 pickup

Details:

Extended cab, 1 swing door on driver side

4.3L V6 engine

4 speed automatic transmission

This page contains the following articles:

1) rear brake drums


2004 Chevrolet Cavalier

NOTE : the vehicle is no longer in my orbit as it was totaled out in early 2013. I leave these articles up here in case someone has a use for them.

Details:

4 door

2.2L ecotec engine

4 speed automatic transmission ( 1995-2005 models / Hydramatic 4T40E / electronically-controlled transmission )

This page contains the following articles:

1) tail light swap out

2) starter removal and replacement

3) automatic transmission – shifter cable bushing repair