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1976 Chevrolet C10 Pickup (with 4x4 And Snow Plow Controls) on 2040cars

US $2,700.00
Year:1976 Mileage:1
Location:

Lowpoint, Illinois, United States

Lowpoint, Illinois, United States

 My son left for the Navy and I am trying to sell his truck. It DOES need new tires, they are 'dry rotting' and should be replaced. He used this truck regularly and it was something he was restoring.

This is what my son has listed as information: 1976 Chevy - Flatbed, holley intake manifold, headers, dual exhaust, edlebrock 4 barrel carb, 350 bored .040 over, new brake master cylinder, 4x4 works great, plow controls will fit up with any western snow plow.

The front rims have the capability to lock into 4 Wheel Drive and it is advertised on the side of the truck as a 4x4. I have been informed that a C10 is not by standard a 4x4 so I want to make clear that this truck appears to have been modified.

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