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swapping boddies 87-77 K5

Old 05-06-2011, 02:01 PM
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I purchased a 87 K5 Blazer the motor and drive train are perfect so is the frame, but the body is shot like normal, I have a chance to get my hands on a 77 K5 Blazer body complete and can even get the frame if need be. Will this work for me or what kind of things will I have to do to make it work? Both vehicles are 4 wheel drive. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanx guys.
Old 05-07-2011, 12:15 AM
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The frames are different so I would just swap the engines and transmissions
Old 05-07-2011, 06:42 PM
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ya get the frame if you can, the body mounts will be different. you can always fab up new body mounts if you cant get the frame.
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