1953 Chevrolet 3100 Restomod Pick Up
* Fresh frame-off restoration with mostly new body panels which include
· hood (one piece)
· front fenders
· front inner fenders
· front filler panel
· radiator filler panel
· radiator support
· custom firewall
· cab floor pan
· running boards
· rear fenders
· bed front and bed sides
· bed to side to running board filler panels
. front and rear bumpers
. New oak bed with polished stainless strips
* The truck has an S10 frame, a common conversion for these old trucks. The frame was cleaned and prepped prior to being pained. As part of the restoration, a proper Code 504 frame conversion package was installed.
The truck has 100% new suspension, steering, and brake components.
* The brakes are disc in the front and drum in the rear, with all new components, including lines, master cylinder, Wilwood proportioning valve, residual valves, and booster. Emergency brake is a Lokar floor mount, and new Lokar cables.
* The Summit Racing steering column is attached to a new factory gear box and Tuff Stuff pump.
* All suspension components were replaced, including front coil springs and control arms, and rear leaf springs.
* Drive train consist of a 305 V8 with a new Edelbrock Performer intake and carburetor, new aluminum air filter, valve covers, and oil pan. Sanderson ceramic headers backed are by MagnaFlow polished mufflers, and new steel fuel tank. Fuel delivery is by Holley frame mounted electric pump, with all new fuel lines. The new aluminum water pump is paired with new radiator. March serpentine pulley system
* Automatic overdrive transmiision
* GM 10 bolt rear axle
* The electrical components are 100% new.
· Painless wiring harness (with custom mounted fuse box in the speaker box behind the seat for easy access).
· ProForm alternator
· Summit Racing HEI distributor
· Morroso 8mm plug wires
· Accel plugs
· Kenwood radio receiver/CD player
· Rockford Fosgate speakers
· New Vintage dash instruments
· Duracell battery is frame mounted
· Rear lights are LED
* The interior parts are all new, and include:
· Procar seats
· Custom center console with storage
· TMI door panels
· New Vintage gauges
· Lokar floor shifter
· Lokar floor mounted emergency brake
· Custom speaker box behind the seat, with fuse box built in for easy access
· Carpet with pad
· Sound deadening liners for all cab exterior surfaces
* Wheels are 17" chrome US Mags