This section should include information about the car's acceleration figures, handling, braking, etc. Year of manufacture 1985 First year of ownership 2001 Most recent year of ownership 2002 Engine and transmission 5. I had a 1985 Chevy half ton with the original 350 in it. But that's not nessesarily correct. These models between 78 and 96 were popular with Van conversions such as Curtis and starcraft.
But i did do a fresh timing chain and four degrees advance on the cam. After you do that you need to get a c clmp and push the cali … per piston back into the calpier making sure that you take off the cap to your brake booster so it will release any fluid back into your resevor. It is a 5 speed, 3 cylinder, hatchback. Design quirks and oddities Refer to any pop-culture tidbits about the in this section. I don't think I ever checked the mileage on a longer road trip because I rarely took it on one.
I'll also be staying in campgrounds. Put a 24' camper behind it? Hybrid Models If there are versions of this vehicle manufactured, then please elaborate a little bit on it here. That is sometime back, but that is how I remember it. The four wheel drive was sort of funky. I use to drive a 1988 custom van from Nashville Tn. In order to accurately answer this question, first thing is you have to know your wheelbase which is listed in the options label which is located on the bottom side of the hood because these vans were available in various lengths which is a factor in how much the vehicle weighs and also that informa … tion should be labeled in the driver side door jamb of the vehicle, I know this because I myself own a 1985 G20 van.
Boldface the company or organization that gives out the award, and Italicize the name of the award. The 194 6 cylinder engine was now standard equipment, with an available 'Hi-Torque' 140 hp 100 kW 230 cu in 3. If I remember correctly it pulled down about 11-12 mpg regularly but I drove a fair amount of short trips back then. It's comfortable to drive, but you really can't take more than 1 person comfortably, but I've sat 4 on the bench and a few times even someone in the bed. Anyone claiming the mid 20's and up to 30 for diesels from a full size truck is either full of shit or there's details missing on driving style.
Saw 21 mpg Canadian gallon with a tailwind. It just punchs through the snow. Don't Know Review Date: 9th April, 2008 Faults: Battery. All Postings that advertise items for sale will be deleted from the Discussion Forum. Even the heater and right front passenger seat were optional.
I considered this a lot, but I've decided it's not really a smart move. Several versions of the van were available for purchase depending on the buyer's needs. Axle gear ratio will play a factor in the fuel mileage too. The 3 speed automatic and manual 4 speed column shift continued to be available as transmission options. Mainly just inside work for now. They adopted aerodynamic styling, and the extended 15 passenger version rode on a longer wheelbase, rather than just an extended body.
I had camping gear inside and my bicycle on the back. Your interest in a blazer would point towards one of the trucks with a 6. Powertrain details Engine Configuration Fuel Production Chevrolet 366 cu in 6. You should get 20+ mpg on the high-way 50mph,80kph. The Caterpillar 3116 was the first diesel engine option, joined by the turbocharged in 1997.
Okay gas mileage is real simple. Brakes work well, but I haven't done them so it could be good. A std short bed carbureted it matters 350 half ton with gearing such that you Turn about 2200 or less rpm in a late 705 to early eights stock truck will be about 16 mpg on the highway at 65 mph. Your Name: Your Email: Message: Type Code in box: Code is case-sensitive. Rhino Bed Liner, I helped a few people move and the bed still looks gorgeous.
The beauty of the 350 is not in its mileage, but in reliability, availability of parts, and the ability to make it high performance if you wish. I actually managed close to 25mpg out of it once but that was going 60mph for 6 hours nonstop. Clear blinker housings were used on early models, along with blue grille ornaments on Chevrolet models. I'm not really sure what I want lol Click to expand. Larger tires, more drag and lots of weight in an old v8 truck is not a recipe for mileage.