Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Postby grandamle91 [OP] » April 25th 2014, 4:14pm

I'm going to converting my 14 bolt to a dually wanted to see what people thought about it
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Re: Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Postby SilverBullet1997 » April 25th 2014, 4:32pm

grandamle91 wrote:I'm going to converting my 14 bolt to a dually wanted to see what people thought about it


How are you going to open the slider? hmmm
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Re: Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Postby grandamle91 [OP] » April 25th 2014, 5:02pm

Yea thought about that to but if I can get the spacer just right it will fit between the two tires. Right now the slider only hangs down a inch below the tread
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Re: Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Postby 97cargocrawler » April 25th 2014, 5:03pm

Not a fan of the dually van, especially on a small van. One wide tire looks way better IMO. :handgestures-thumbdown:
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Re: Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Postby grandamle91 [OP] » April 25th 2014, 5:09pm

This van is by far small, no makes a 20" street legal rim
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Re: Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Postby wkastro » June 14th 2014, 10:34pm

What era 3500 spindles and hubs did you use? What modifications to the front suspension did it take to get it to work? The 14 bolt is a spectacular thing, other than its 500+ pounds of weight.
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Re: Converting my 14 bolt to a duallly

Postby grandamle91 [OP] » June 14th 2014, 10:37pm

03. nothing changed besides spindles and hubs
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