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!!

Explorer guy418
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 [36]

08-01-2007, 12:41 AM
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 [36] 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
heres mine

08-15-2007, 12:26 AM
Fullsize chev axles?

and its wicked but you need sum real fender flares [36]
im not putten any on until i get hassled for it :D

08-15-2007, 12:33 AM
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! [36]


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

09-27-2007, 03:43 PM
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
Looking good.