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Dvanbramer88's 2002 Trailblazer LS Ballin on a Budget Build

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by dvanbramer88 » Sun Mar 27, 2016 6:25 pm

2002 Chevy Trailblazer LS 4x4

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Engine:
4.2L Vortec L6
-Wix Filters
-Resonator Delete
-Magnaflow Muffler
-Valvoline Max Life lubrication products

DRIVETRAIN:
-AWD Sleeve disconnect
-B&M 70268 Super Cooler Transmission cooler

Wheels/Tires:
Stock wheels
LT265/75/16 E Falken Wild Peak A/T3W tires

Transmission:

Fully Built 4L65E
-red clutches
-high energy band
-Corvette 2-4 Servo
-HD2 shift kit
-upgraded valves
-GM92 1400-1600 Stall V8 torque converter
-deep pan with drain
-Wix deep filter
-Valvoline Max Life Full Synthetic ATF
-extended T-case and Trans breathers up to coolant overflow bottle area


Suspension Mods:

-Suspension Maxx sway bar end links in front
-Deleted rear sway bar
-Flipped front UCAs
-Bilstien HD front struts
-Bilstien 5125 rear shocks
-HippoSS Panhard bar drop bracket

Lift Kit:
-Liftmeister 3" Front Spacer
-Skyjacker C25R rear springs
-Liftmeister 1.5" Wheel spacers

Armour:
-MDB Fabrication oil pan skid plate kit
-MDB Fabrication Radiator skid plate kit
-MDB Fabrication Winch bumper kit

Recovery Gear
-3"x30' strap
-2"x20' strap
-4"x8' tree/bridal strap
-3 3/4" D ring shackles
-2" hitch reviver shackle mount
-D handle shovel
-Small folding camp shovel
-Jumper cables
-Extra hitch pins

Electrical/Interior Mods:
-Deka Intimidator Group 78/34 AGM battery
-LED third brake light to replace CFL tube
-ODBII Bluetooth Adpater
-Torque Pro for Android
-Cobra 29 Weather radio, Night Watch, Sound Tracker; Astatic Mic
-side mount 4' firestick
-Interior Dome lights and courtesy lights all converted to LED bulbs
-LED tag bulbs
-LED projector reverse light bulbs
-Deleted rear headrests
-Deleted Rear Wiper blade and holder.
-Removed roof rack cross bars
-Stickers for horsepowers

On-Board Equipment:
-first aid gear
-2 fire extinguishers
-ARB tire repair kit
-Tool set
-Scissor jack (chucked the bullshit bottle jack)
-Cell phone charger
-tire pressure gauge
-LED flashlights
-Viair 300P compressor kit
-spare serpentine belt
-Full recovery kit
-Fullsize spare

Future Mods:
-Winch with synthetic line
-8.6 axle with 4.10s and locker
-Rock Sliders
-Fabricated rear control arms
-PCM performance tune
Last edited by dvanbramer88 on Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:52 pm, edited 12 times in total.
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Vehicle Year: 2002
Vehicle: Chevrolet TrailBlazer
DriveTrain: 4WD
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by dvanbramer88 » Sun Mar 27, 2016 6:30 pm

Transmission pictures

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4L65E from a 2006 GTO. Fully built, converted to 4x4, and L6 Trailblazer bellhousing.

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The quitter, did the swap at work on a Saturday. The sunshell broke.
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by dvanbramer88 » Sat Apr 02, 2016 10:07 am

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by dvanbramer88 » Sun Apr 02, 2017 7:00 pm

CB install pics
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by dvanbramer88 » Sun Apr 16, 2017 12:36 pm

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DriveTrain: 4WD
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