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Starting another thread, build thread is at like 2,311 posts, double posts out the ass. Anyways, got the truck 12/24/11 with 241,177 on the clock, sits here 8/7/12 with 252,231. Truck is a 2003 Silverado 1500, 5.3 Vortec, Z71, LT, loaded, heated leather, Bose, etc. Driven by one guy that used it cross country traveling for his job, so mostly all highway miles. Org engine/trans/diffs.
Maintenance wise, it had a water pump and fuel pump replaced before it got to me. Since i've had it it's had an A/c Clutch, Blower motor resistor, New Bose amp, Rebuilt starter, and normal oil changes.

Mods

Delete chrome molding
Delete Bed rails
Delete step bars
Delete bug deflector
Delete vent visors
Delete spare tire
Delete some stickers
Delete Z71 stickers

Paint:
Whited out bumper with plasti dip on valence :crazy:
White painted rear bumper
White handles/ tailgate latch
White mirror caps
White/Black grille
White 5" Bullet antenna
White moldings
White/black engine cover

Tires/Wheels

295/55/20 Trail Grapplers
20x9" Pro-Comp 7032's

Suspension

2" RC keys .5" higher in front
Bilstein 5100's

Lighting

Full LED's (Switchbacks, mirror lights, interior lights, footwell lighting, cargo light, reverse lights, LP lights, all 5k)
5K TheRetroFitSource Lows


Interior

Tan to Charcoal conversion
Pioneer AVH-P4300DVD
Denali gauges
04-up cubby

Exterior

Cleared headlights/ turn signals
'06 tails
15% on roll ups
Bedlined fender wells
Debadged
Spray in Bedliner
Tool chest

Performance

BlackBear tune
K&N drop in filter
Optima YellowTop
3"I/O 12" Dynomax bullet dumped


Soon should have suede headliner, 35% Windshield, 6" tip, and 06 Hood



On to pictures



















Before i drove it





A few mornings later



Then some painting and LED's





Had the grille like this for a good while, Do not like it now that i look back




Debadged



Dem Denali gauges



White mirror caps and tailgate






More LED's



The dubdin



 

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Went in for about 3 weeks at the first of January for paint.










Fresh out the paint shop looking like a damn 2wd




When i smoked tails




After level and shocks, waiting on dem lights to seal back up













Painting valence



Painted





Annnnnd the new tarz and wheels i picked up











Interior i picked up for $200





Worked until 2am








Annd the interior sat that BS two tone forever
 

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15%








Picked up for $40, sprayed, done




Vs no colormatching



Footwell LED's









Dem pro pics







Next to stock 2wd






One of my favorite shots




Picked up an 06 grille for super cheap, waiitng for hood




Painted, turned out good imo







How the interior sits today, and how it looks today 8/7/12

















Thats it for now.
 

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:pepper: glad ya compressed your whole built to those posts there ^ now I won't have to search through 100+ pages when i want to find something :crazy:

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wow, that's a hell of a transformation. Love that wheel/tire combo on there! Don't know if I missed it; but what backspacing do those have?
 

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Finally! New thread, in for the next 2300 comments...
 

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:pepper: glad ya compressed your whole built to those posts there ^ now I won't have to search through 100+ pages when i want to find something :crazy:

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Lol yesss there was so much confusion and so many times i changed my mind in the other one

wow, that's a hell of a transformation. Love that wheel/tire combo on there! Don't know if I missed it; but what backspacing do those have?
Thanks man, i want to say 0mm but dont take my word on it. they're 20x9

In again! hehe
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Finally! New thread, in for the next 2300 comments...
Haha..... round 3 coming up

I'm in for round 2 myself lol
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Yeah those are really high

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