All shipping charges should be quoted at time of order although there may be times when we have to call you back to give you a price. All you have to do is put it on! Important International Shipping Information Truck Freight: Auto Metal Direct, at this time, does not ship outside of the United States via truck freight. The fenders on your vehicle get bombarded with salt and road debris. Because they wrap around the car, they are exposed to accident damage in both broad side accidents and front or rear-enders. New to the lineup was a factory crew cab 3+3 dooley, and a four door Suburban 67-72's were three door. The Blazers and Jimmys now had a recessed floor for the rear passengers increasing leg room, and the rear seat now folded down for quicker and easier load carrying tasks.
. However, how can it do that when it begins to rust? Deluxe chrome bumpers with rubber impact strips are a new option. The re-styling of the trucks boasted a weight reduction of up to 300 pounds. We are a small business with a huge task ahead. Suspension wise, the wheelbase increased 2.
Please let us know if you do not wish to receive backorders. Important Glass Shipping Information Due to the fragile nature of glass, in order to assure that you receive your product in tact, we have gone the extra mile in packaging. There was also a new grille design eliminating four of the vertical dividers and one of the horizontal, and an inside hood release was now offered. For best finishing results we recommend scuffing the e-coat, priming, and then top coating with an automotive grade paint. You will be notified via email or telephone call if this applies to your order.
The trucking company used could vary. Rectangular headlights were now included on the Silverado models, while the rest still received 1979 style round headlights. Cheyenne model is dropped from the lineup. The previous 4x2 C series is changed to the R series, and the 4x4 K series is changed to the V series. Since they cover the wheels, they are also subjected to a high level of water, grime, and in certain areas salt. Backorders will not be shipped without your prior authorization. Chevrolet became number one in truck sales in 1982.
Unlike steel, fiberglass is also resistant to corrosion, so even on salty roads you don't have to worry about a gaping hole opening up in the side of your fender. If the damage is severe, please refuse delivery and call our office immediately - we will take care of the claim and send you a replacement. All orders, cancellations and returns are subject to a 15% restocking fee. Our knowledgeable staff will be there to assist you with everything from order placement to tech support with installation. The new body style featured sculptured sides, squared-off wheel openings, 21% more glass area with enclosed antenna , and a roomier cab with flow thru ventilation. The interior changed slightly with a new dashed shape, seats, instrument panel, and sill plates.
Chevrolet standardized the chrome grille on all trucks as well as the front bumper. This means they are prone to rust and corrosion which can significantly shorten their life span. Chevrolet also offered the automatic 700R4 transmission as an option. The 305 V8 was introduced along with styled wagon wheels without center caps. Simple Retail Shipping Charges Internet Orders Only Retail customers who place their orders on our website with shipping addresses anywhere in the contiguous U. Finally, an optional rear defroster was also offered. Upper trim levels receive brushed aluminum panels on tailgate.
If we deem your parts defective, our responsibility is to replace the part, issue credit, or refund the original purchase price. Return Policy You may return any unused, undamaged, and resalable part in its original packaging for exchange, credit or refund up to 6 months after purchase. Electrically, sometime during the '78 model run, the glass fuse box was replaced with the now common spade type fuses. Finally, if the return shipment is damaged in transit, you are responsible for filing the claim with the carrier. We use FedEx to ship small to medium size parts. Fuel prices were rising and that negatively impacted truck sales.
Transfer case gears in the K30 trucks were now synchronized, allowing shifts to 4-Hi at speeds under 25 mph and power steering is now standard on all K-series trucks. The credit or refund amount will not exceed the defective parts original purchase price. The top trim level Silverado now gets new brushed aluminum trim while the wood grain trim is now history. You will, in almost all cases, use the factory fender hardware to install the new fenders, utilizing factory mounting points. Cheyenne Super is replaced by Silverado as top trim level.
If you happen to know something that isn't already included on this list, feel free to contact me so it can be added. Your Chevy Truck was always meant to outshine other vehicles on the road. One-ton K30 models were introduced to the line-up, and with them Bonus Cab and Crew Cab models. However, how can it do that when it begins to rust? Custom line is dropped and Custom Deluxe becomes base model. Classic 2 Current Fabrication is a trusted manufacturer and retailer of hard-to-find Chevy pickup truck rust repair panels and replacement auto body panels. By signing the delivery receipt, you are certifying that you have received your item s in good condition.
Scottsdale line is also added to the 1975 line-up. Expedited shipping options are available for additional charges - ask your salesperson for details. Backorders Any items not available at the time the order is placed will be put on backorder. Fenders are one of the most commonly damaged areas on any vehicle's body. We carry a large selection of Chevy floor pans, cab panels, grilles, and more! The Blazer gets a slightly new body design with metal roof over front seats and fiberglass over the rear, which is still removable like previous years.