FOR SALE! One 1953 Chevrolet 3100 1/2 Ton Pickup. This beautiful lady is all original and has had all the necessary maintenance to make her drive like she did right off the assembly line! It's still running the original 6 volt electrical system and is a 2 owner truck, having left Sonoma County only a few times in her life. All of the major maintenance has been done over the last 4 years and below you will find a comprehensive list of everything cleaned up, repaired, or replaced.
1993: Original motor swapped for a period-correct 216 L6 motor with 31,800 miles.
2016: New fuel pump, starter rebuilt, new voltage regulator, transmission fluid drained & replaced, full tune-up.
2017: New battery, engine oil changed, new rear drum cylinders, new tubes, tires, wheels, and hubcaps, new 16 gallon gas tank.
2018: Engine oil changed, new ignition coil, valve cover gasket replaced, 3 CROW racing seat belts installed, new front parking lights & covers, all new tail lights and indicator lights, new wiring for all exterior lights, new emergency flasher kit, new voltage regulator, generator rebuilt, new ignition switch, new side and rear view mirrors, new air intake and filter, new wiper motors and wiper blades, new radio and speakers (truck comes with original radio as well), new carpet, carburetor rebuilt, radiator cleaned & restored, new radiator hoses, original heater kit installed, new brake & clutch pedal pads.
2019: Entire drivetrain pulled, cleaned and painted, clutch replaced, all seals and fluids changed.
2020: Kingpins cleaned & replaced, all new shocks, all leads cleaned & painted, all new leaf bushings and shackles, new battery, anti-theft battery disconnect installed, both door latch assemblies replaced, new door seals.
A lot of time and money has been spent to get this truck where it is today, so the price is pretty firm but all offers will be considered. Not in a big hurry to sell and am happy to answer any questions you may have