Hub cap 1954 1955 gmc 1 2 ton with red block letters. The 1955 second series offered standard options and addons such as 12volt electrical systems, the first v8 the 265 cubic inch, and fleetside 6foot. The second series, however, introduced the chevrolet task force. Besides styling changes, the new trucks saw the addition of a v8 engine option and the switch to a 12volt electrical system.
Ecklers chevy truck is your one stop shop for 1955 chevy truck parts. The 1955 frame, on the other hand, had perfectly parallel siderails in plan view. Detroit iron dprgm7654tsm 1954 1955 chevy truck shop manual 1st series includes 1955 1st series supplement info. I just acquired a 55 chevy 2nd series truck that has a s10 frame under it. Id guess the maximum number to be no more than 75,000 for all sizes. Not exactly stock 1955 chevy 150 series 2 door business sedan. Link your active subscription or subscribe for instant access. Old online chevy manuals links update 195557 vintage.
The truck is a deluxe cab with a 316 v8 and hydramatic transmission. Original chevy factory repair manuals, written for gm chevrolet. Manuals, brochures, books and other literature for your classic chevy truck or car. Engine, horsepower, torque, dimensions and mechanical details for the 1955 chevrolet 12. The restomod pickups are one of the most sought after collector vehicles in the market at this time.
These trucks continued into 1955 and remained on sale until march 25, 1955 when chevrolet announced allnew early v8 pickup trucks. Most of the chevrolet truck shop manuals have a small code on the lower right corner of the front cover, which is indicated in the table in red. The early 1955 chevrolet trucks, generally called first series 55s, were sold through march. Most of the chevrolet truck shop manuals have a small code on the. This is a very nice limited production 1955 first series chevy 3100 half ton pickup. Join millions of people using oodle to find unique used cars for sale, certified preowned car listings, and new car classifieds. Unlike in 1947, in 1955 chevrolet called the earlier trucks 1955 first series. Iron dprgm7654tsm 1954 1955 chevy truck shop manual 1st series. Decoding the chevrolet truck vin model years 1947 1955 serial number location truck serial number is located on the left front body hinge pillar, except on models with cowl less windshield where the serial plate is located on the left hand cowl side inner panel except forward control chassis serial number plates installed by the body builder.
Owners manuals and other literature for classic chevy truck parts. Outside door handle 19521959 chrome push button type, chevy gmc. The cameo pickups were built on the 2nd series of the 1955 trucks. First series 1955 trucks are similar to 1954 models fenders are at a lower level than the hood. This is great shop truck that has all the hard work done.
I have never seen production numbers for 1955 1st series chevrolet trucks. The truck had been restored in arizona and had the stock originality and wonderful wow factor that vietta had been hoping to find. After spending years helping others realize their dreams, pat mccollough decided it was time to build a hot rod pickup of his own and this 1955 chevy 3100 second series was born. Door panel fastening screws, zinc, enough for both door panels, works for chevy or gmc trucks, for 1955. The 1955 second series offered standard options and addons such as 12volt electrical systems, the first v8 the 265 cubic inch, and fleetside 6foot, 7foot, and 8footlength beds. These iconic trucks are more popular now than ever, and we have the repair panels to help restore yours. Jim carters old chevy trucks your biggest source for chevy and gmc truck parts 1934 to 1972.
This manual is designed to provide complete information on the service, operation, maintenance and repair of various units of the 1955 model chevrolet trucks second series. Automobile chevrolet fleetmaster series 1947 owners manual 65 pages automobile chevrolet aveo 2011 owners manual 328 pages. Chevrolet truck shop manual 2nd series 1955 this is the original manual that a chevrolet dealer mechanic used to service trucks. It looks way too narrow and after some research i found it is too narrow. Official shop manuals that the dealers and shop technicians use to diagnose, service and repair your chevy pickup truck, astro van, blazer, camaro, colorado, corvette, cruze, equinox, express van, s10, silverado, suburban, tahoe, or volt vehicles. To be offered at auction at rm sothebys palm beach event, 20 21 march 2020. This fully restored 1955 chevrolet 3100 pickup truck is offered to you for sale by scottsdale autos. This information is for research and the promotion of the preservation of older chevys. Given the fact that this manual was written to be used by dealership mechanics in the 50s, you can be sure that you will be getting the highest quality instructions and illustrations to help walk you through your next project. Chevrolet totally changed chassis frames when going from the first to the second series trucks. They are exact reprints of original shop manuals from the factory.
All names, trademarks and logos belong to their respective. This 1955 chevrolet truck shop manual reprint applies to 1955 chevrolet truck second series. Aug, 2019 and vietta didnt have to think too hard about her decision when she came across a 1955 chevrolet 3100 second series pickup that she found online. Parts for 1955 chevrolet and gmc truck parts 1955 truck parts. Look no further for your second series gm pickup repair panels. Chevrolet chevy truck shop manual 2nd series dated 1955, excellent condition. All names, trademarks and logos belong to their respective owners. Greatlooking, very solid and rare short bed gmc pickup. This frameoffrestored 1955 chevy 3100 custom pickup was recently completed and has le.
The first series was basically dentical to the previous model year, except redesigned hoodside emblems and modern open driveshaft in place of enclosed torque tube. The 2nd series were open driveline, came with 12 volt systems and were a good bit roomier. These chevy service manuals are written and designed to help you get vital specifications and accurate information on your 1940s to 1970s chevy truck. Mine was not as nice as the one in the above photo. Manuals and literature for your classic chevy truck 195559. Chevrolet one series 1955 owners manual pdf download. Find 1955 chevrolet 3100s for sale on oodle classifieds. This guess is based on the assumption of 551st selling through march 1955, and the sales being no more than 25% of the 1954 totalproduction which was less than the 1953 production. There were four transmissions among the 1955 chevrolet lightduty truck options. On the stovebolt site, we also refer to these midyear series trucks as 1947.
They are jam packed with illustrations and all of the information you will need about your truck. Classic industries offers a wide selection of 1955 chevrolet truck parts, including 1955 chevrolet truck interior parts and soft trim, 1955 chevrolet truck exterior sheet metal, 1955 chevrolet truck moldings, 1955 chevrolet truck emblems, 1955 chevrolet truck weatherstrip and unique accessories, to nearly every nut and bolt needed for installation. Learn about the body style and mechanics of each series. Shop millions of cars from over 21,000 dealers and find the perfect car. Chevrolet 1955 truck owners manual2nd series 55 ebay. Please report any broken links or pages that do not load properly. Black exterior custom interior scarlet w silver velor. Chevrolet truck shop manual 1955 models second series. Browse from hundreds of products and categories including owners manuals products. Classic parts has an extensive inventory of chevy truck parts, reproduction parts and performance pickup parts for chevrolet trucks and gmc trucks. This oem 1955 chevy truck shop manual 2nd series is a high quality print reproduction of the original shop manual published by chevrolet motor division. This is a very nice limited production 1955 first series chevy 3100 half ton. Best frame for 55 chevy 2nd series classic parts talk. Dave graham 55tsm2 1955 chevy truck shop manual, 2nd series info.
Comprehensive history of 19471955 1st series advance design. These manuals are a must for anyone who is restoring or just enjoying their classic truck. We stock original gm, quality restoration, and new old stock parts. It is a great looking short bed side step with a 3 chop that gives it a great look it has a manual transmission 5 on the floor. If you would just like us to send you a free catalog by mail, you can add one to your cart and you will not be required to supply your card information. The full automatic hydramatic transmission became an option for lightduty trucks. View and download chevrolet chevy1955 assembly manual online. The first group of trucks, known as the first series, was produced until the second series debuted on march 25, 1955. At that point, they were replaced by completely reengineered and restyled second series 55s, which promptly set a new standard for american trucks. Initially, the trucks were much the same as in 54, but at midyear the company introduced a new generation, featuring updated lines with a scalloped hood, wraparound windshield, hooded headlights and other changes. Stock 1955 chevrolet 3200 classic truck equipped with a factory straight 6 cylinder engine with a 3 speed. This brand new chevrolet truck operators manual contains the information you need for the basic operation and care of all second series 1955 chevrolet trucks, including pickup, panel, platform, suburban, light, medium and heavy duty truck models including the 1ton and 2ton. All procedures are easy to follow with a step by step format.
This truck has a manual transmission and is in great condition almost no rust. Each shop manual is complete with electrical schematics, specifications, data, capacities, wiring diagrams and much more. Classics on autotrader has listings for new and used 1955 chevrolet 3100 classics for sale near you. View and download chevrolet one series 1955 owners manual online.
To see ads from the march, 2020 issue, you must be a subscriber to hemmings motor news. For your next chevy truck restoration or tune up, choose bobs chevy trucks. View and download chevrolet chevy 1955 assembly manual online. Classic parts of america is your complete source for your 55 2nd series 59 truck. The hagerty classic truck valuation tool is designed to help you learn how to value your 1955 chevrolet first series 3100 12 ton and assess the current state of the classic truck market. Dave graham 1955 chevy truck shop manual, 2nd series. Trucks in the 3100 through 3600 series came standard with the columnactivated. As the successor to the venerable advance design trucks, the task force series ran from late 1955 second series through 1959. The second series, however, introduced the chevrolet. Discussion in 1955 1959 started by big block dale, sep 28, 2012.414 516 218 1530 517 525 341 465 544 434 1502 353 534 1584 307 896 212 1061 956 1535 183 483 1302 493 159 1023 855 207 378 1083 781 1441 1478 1543 87 353 142 399 1330 606 790 51 1131 1357 1316 445 1486 1014 1015 791