1954 Chevy pickup- SOLD

Year: 1954

Professionally installed Isuzu 4BD1T turbo diesel engine out of 1989 Isuzu NPR truck. Custom made bell housing to adapt to original 4 speed transmission. Engine was set back 2″ and uses original 11.5″ clutch

3.9L-236ci engine producing 135HP@3000rpm and 243lb/ft torque@1800rpm. Mechanical inline pump with direct injection

Engine completely rebuilt by Mark Morgan. New pistons and sleeves. New rod and main bearings. Rebuilt head with new valves, glow plugs and injector tips. Injection pump completely rebuilt by Diesel Fuel Injection Services

Was an original 3600 series truck, front suspension removed and replaced with 1/2 Chevy axle with disc brakes. Rear suspension removed and replaced with 9″ Ford rear from a 1964 F100 with 3.20 ratio

Original radiator recored and rebuilt

Custom built driveshaft

New fuel tank and sending unit

All gauges converted to 12V operation

New LMC master cylinder

Paint and body work professionally done. All new glass installed. New window hardware. New door hinges. New chrome and trim . New bumpers

Interior redone with seat back cut down for more room and lumbar support (original seat back included)

Oak bed with new stainless trim

New “artillery” wheels with new Coker wide white tires

Runs and drives incredible. Goes down the road 70mph with ease. Always draws a crowd, people can’t believe it’s a diesel!!