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Old February 18th, 2013, 11:39 PM   #1
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1998 Chevrolet S10 Blazer

PERFORMANCE
EPA Fuel Economy - miles per gallon
city / highway / observed 16 / 21 / 18
0 to 60 mph 9.0 sec
1/4 mile (E.T.) 17.0 sec
Towing Capacity 5500 lbs.

SPECIFICATIONS


Engine Type 12-valve cast iron pushrod OHV V6
Engine Size 4.3 liters / 262 cu. in.
Horsepower 190 @ 4400
Torque (lb-ft) 250 @ 2800
Transmission 4-speed electronically-controlled automatic
Wheelbase / Length 107.0 in. / 183.3 in.
Curb Weight 3685 lbs.
Pounds Per Horsepower 19.4
Fuel Capacity 18 gal.
Fuel Requirement unleaded regular, 87 octane
Tires P235/70 SR15 Michelin XW4
Brakes, front/rear vented disc / vented disc,
antilock standard
Suspension, front/rear independent double A-arm with coil
springs / solid axle with semi-elliptic leaf
springs
Ground Clearance 7.6 in.
Drivetrain front engine, rear-wheel drive

As you can see this S10 blazer is stock. Planning on adding 3in body lift, 3 in suspension lift and 33's to start with. Possibly this winter I will sas and convert the 4.3 to a 5.7.

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Old February 20th, 2013, 06:08 PM   #2
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Just go with a six inch body lift, that way it will still ride close to stock with the larger tires.
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Well we just figured out exactly why it's running like trash... Intake gasket
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