1953 Chevrolet 3100 Step Side Pickup

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  • Condition: Used
  • Item location: Local pick-up only
  • Make: Chevrolet
  • Model: C-10
  • SubModel: 5 Window Step Side Pickup
  • Type: Pickup Truck
  • Doors: 2
  • Year: 1953
  • Mileage: 1
  • VIN: H53N008956
  • Color: Red
  • Engine size: 3
  • Fuel: Gas
  • Transmission: Manual
  • Drivetrain: Rear Wheel Drive
  • Interior color: Black
  • Vehicle Title: Clear

Chevrolet C-10 1953 Description

1953 Chevrolet 3100 5 Window Step Side Pickup

The 1953 Chevy C3100 pickup features an inline overhead valve, six-cylinder Thriftmaster 216.5 cubic-inch engine. Its bore and strokeare 3.5 inches by 3.75 inches, with a compression ratio of 6.6:1. It generates 84 net horsepower at 3,400 rpm. Its maximum torque rating was 170 pound-feet at 1,000 to 2,000 rpm.
The 1953 C3100 half-ton stepside pickup had a ladder-type frame with channeled side rails and five cross members. Its three-speed manual on column transmission uses a single-disc clutch. It has an I-beam type front axle with a semi-floating rear axle. Its rear-end axle hypoid gear ratio was 4.11:1. The brakesare hydraulic expanding-drum types. This truck has been updated to 12 volt electric system and unleaded fuel.
The C3100 has a 116-inch wheelbase. Itis 191.25 inches long and 74.5 inches wide. It rides on 6- by 16-inch tires. The front tread width was 56.75 inches with a 61-inch rear tread.
Older restoration but still in excellent condition. Truck has been updated with a Optima gel cell battery. Engine runs smooth and has plenty of power with no smoke, 3 speed transmission shifts out smooth and pulls strong with no slips, everything seems to work with no issues. Serviced by our VanAuto Service Center and ready to be shown off!

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