View Full Version : 92 Sonoma Lift/Sas
07-29-2007, 01:24 PM
Last Night i started to Lift and Sas my truck, which is a 92 GMC Sonoma with a 4.3L V6 (non-vortec :( ) its being lifting 8-9"s with 36" TSL Swampers, swapping in 1979 Ford F150 Axles, Dana 44 up front, and a 9" Rear (posi), and soon to have 4.88's or 5.29 Gears. Right now i got the rear end set in place and bolted in and the pos IFS cut out.
07-29-2007, 01:30 PM
Hahaha... sweet!!!! Jim's gonna have a heart attack when he sees what you're doing with it!!
07-29-2007, 02:23 PM
Sweet, nice job.. Started mine 1 1/2 years ago now.. still working on it :( Oh well, almost done.. Gotta love cuttin out the IFS tho!!
07-29-2007, 04:13 PM
nice. i dont mind those trucks one bit oonce they got a solid front.... good luck. looks good. keep us posted with pics.
07-30-2007, 07:19 PM
Today, got the front end in place not many decent pics but its what i got :dontknow:
and i cant wait til its done!
07-30-2007, 08:26 PM
3 or 4 link? ,post some pics of how your mounting the leaks at the frame side,i plan on doing this..........one day
07-31-2007, 11:39 PM
So i finally got the truck on all 4's just needs a couple more things, drive shafts, brake lines, moving steering box, exaust, and a few other things, and she'll be a truck soon enough. just some more pics from today [cheers]
08-01-2007, 12:32 AM
prolly gonna flex pretty good 
looks pretty good
on your front radius arms/links you should have made them arc up and sit closer to the frame for more ground clearance but it should do alright the way it is now.
i appreciate the build up
08-01-2007, 02:31 AM
nice build man, Finally some non BS builds on this site,,,, That truck will work well. Keep up the good work!
08-01-2007, 02:47 AM
Those radius arms look BEEFY! I love 'em.
08-01-2007, 11:48 AM
hey, flat deck the back half... bad ass.
08-01-2007, 05:20 PM
Thanks for the comments, and i dont have the funds at the moment to flatdeck it or custom box or anything, so just the regular box is going back on for now.
but i cant wait til its completey done, ima jump the bitch  just a few times :D
08-14-2007, 09:15 PM
sweet truck!!! do you got more pics of how you did your radius arms? and how far out do the tires stick out past the body??
08-14-2007, 09:18 PM
So I showed Jim the pics of his old truck... I believe he called it "different"...hehe. I think he secretly likes it though, he's made me bring up this page two or three times now... even showed Brian, who thinks its pretty sweet too!
08-14-2007, 09:31 PM
lolz, i guess ill have to take him for a ride then :D
ill post more pics of it when its done, but for now its little things that dont make a visual difference going in right now, so no point in pics. but soon enough she'll be done
08-14-2007, 09:34 PM
heh, I don't know if he'd actually go for a ride in it, but you'll definately have to swing by the mountain so he can check it out
08-14-2007, 09:39 PM
Would he drive it tho? :D
and i shall come by one day.
08-14-2007, 11:50 PM
lookin good almost like mine
08-15-2007, 12:00 AM
Blazer VS Sonoma
when its done, it'll happen, BATTLE ROYALE..... jus sayin.... :dontknow:
08-15-2007, 12:03 AM
once i sort out my engine issues im tossin a locker up front than ill be stylin yo ..you havent seen my beast eh
08-15-2007, 12:05 AM
no i cant say i have...
but i want to!
i need lockers front and rear tho lol
08-15-2007, 12:15 AM
08-15-2007, 12:26 AM
Fullsize chev axles?
and its wicked but you need sum real fender flares 
im not putten any on until i get hassled for it :D
whos doing all the fab and welding?
08-15-2007, 12:37 AM
hey poostang I thing I seen you at the wreckers in abby by the fish hatchery I was in the green power wagon
08-15-2007, 12:37 AM
Dan of Extreme Machines!
He does all the lifts for Dalton Tire Plus in mission or w/e its called.
i dont have the Extreme Machines decals on the truck yet tho.... but he does some fucken wicked work!
08-15-2007, 11:40 AM
right on buddy... should be fun
here's mine..I didnt build it..there will be some definate changes when its goin...but a friend gave it to me so.. still haven't driven it
08-15-2007, 11:52 AM
looks good man....are those jeep coils?
08-15-2007, 05:04 PM
ya i remember that bright green beast
08-15-2007, 08:16 PM
haha yea they're 6" coils out of a chereokee - Rubicon Express
09-19-2007, 10:15 PM
Havent updated this in a while, so i might as well, not many pictures, but its near completion, just a few small things left to do, and she'll be ready to go! 
09-20-2007, 10:56 PM
Awesome! I never thought it would turn out anything like what you've done to it.... love it!
On a side note... I finally met your dad the other day, he was in my work buying stuff through our account, and I was like, who are you? Are you a Mathers? Why don't I know you!?
I may have scared him a little.
09-27-2007, 12:33 PM
thats the sweest straight axle s10 ive seen in a long time!!! hey do you got more pics of your radius arms?
09-27-2007, 02:08 PM
that is a nice lookin truck now why didnt chev make em like that from the get go same with all the other domestic guys
looks good allthou u may need to open up those front wheel well's a bit ...
but nicely done
09-27-2007, 04:26 PM
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