1982 Dodge CTD 5spd - Page 4 - Dodge Diesel - Diesel Truck Resource Forums



Cummins Conversions Discuss conversions here. For instance, if you want to put a REAL engine in a FORD, this is where you would talk about it!

1982 Dodge CTD 5spd

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-08-2011, 12:01 AM   #46
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
Name:  IMG00805-20110907-2023-2.jpg
Views: 30
Size:  42.3 KB
Name:  IMG00806-20110907-2035.jpg
Views: 30
Size:  52.2 KB
After;
Name:  IMG00807-20110907-2036.jpg
Views: 30
Size:  46.9 KB
Name:  IMG00808-20110907-2037.jpg
Views: 30
Size:  49.3 KB
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2011, 12:20 PM   #47
Registered User
 
thrashingcows's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Prince George, BC
Posts: 6,068
What are those fasteners you used on the back of the panel? They look like bolts...but do they have a different head to slip behind the fiber board panel?
thrashingcows is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-08-2011, 12:59 PM   #48
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
They are M6x16mm wafer heads. I used machine nuts with notched washers for the inside. They worked very well in place of the factory plastic rivets. I will cut the bolt sticking past the nut with a angle grinder which will lock the nut in place. I plan on running dynamat over the inside of the panel which will stop the bolts from rattling against the door

To answer the PM's this is why the black with gray, these are the seats I'll be using:
Name:  IMG00039-20100514-1523.jpg
Views: 31
Size:  77.1 KB
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 10-07-2011, 11:20 AM   #49
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
The guy doing the body work and paint was having trouble making the panels line up on the drivers side so its going in for a frame check and adjustment if neccesary
Name:  IMG-20111007-00043.jpg
Views: 30
Size:  59.0 KB
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2011, 12:19 AM   #50
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
It was out 1/2" on the front left and 1/4" on the right rear
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-05-2011, 01:32 PM   #51
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Kitchener ON Canada
Posts: 5
Truck looks great so far!! The guy who was supposed to do my conversion waited all summer to tell me he can't do it now....anyone know of a shop in South Western Ontario that can do this job "properly" ??

Lucky
LuckyCharms is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2011, 04:10 PM   #52
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
thanks! The paint is supposed to be done at the end of the month, getting excited to work on it again
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2011, 06:57 PM   #53
Registered User
 
CE_TX's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Longview, Texas
Posts: 373
Any updates????
CE_TX is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-26-2011, 07:54 PM   #54
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
Not yet, still waiting for the paint to be done
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2011, 11:45 AM   #55
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
Still waiting for it to come back from the paint shop, prepped and painted a few more interior pieces though.
Name:  IMG-20111201-00078.jpg
Views: 44
Size:  59.2 KB
Name:  IMG-20111205-00081.jpg
Views: 33
Size:  52.6 KB
Name:  IMG-20111205-00082.jpg
Views: 35
Size:  93.1 KB
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2011, 04:52 PM   #56
Registered User
 
bryson711's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 549
Are you gonna put the trim pieces up on the a pillar? I have been thinking about doin mine that way, I just did not know if it would look funny not having all the rest above the doors and along the back

Sent from my DROID2 using Tapatalk
bryson711 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 12:00 AM   #57
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
Yes I am, I'm going to have it above the door as well to cover the headliner edge. Not sure how I'll do the rear corners yet or if I will. Also intergrating a triple guage pod into the A pillar trim
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:11 AM   #58
Registered User
 
bryson711's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 549
Quote:
Originally Posted by gyman98 View Post
Yes I am, I'm going to have it above the door as well to cover the headliner edge. Not sure how I'll do the rear corners yet or if I will. Also intergrating a triple guage pod into the A pillar trim
You can use the factory single cab pieces in the rear corners, the only issue I cam up with was figuring out a way to trim above the b pillar in between the doors, I will be interested in how yours turns out. Also how are you doing your headliner? Are you puttting 2 factory ones together?

Sent from my DROID2 using Tapatalk
bryson711 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 11:11 PM   #59
Registered User
Thread Starter
 
gyman98's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Saskatchewan
Posts: 1,410
Quote:
Originally Posted by bryson711 View Post
You can use the factory single cab pieces in the rear corners, the only issue I cam up with was figuring out a way to trim above the b pillar in between the doors, I will be interested in how yours turns out. Also how are you doing your headliner? Are you puttting 2 factory ones together?

Sent from my DROID2 using Tapatalk
Good to know about the reg cab corners, I'll look for some. I was just thinking of running a strip across the B pillar. I plan on using two headliners and folding the edge over and securing with a stainless strip and screws
gyman98 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 11:20 PM   #60
Registered User
 
bryson711's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 549
You will definently have to post some picture when you get it done, I might do mine the same, I really want a headliner if I can make it look good, I think if you got a single cab headliner for the front and maybe an extended cab for the back and put them together it would work out ok, especially if ya done some trim between them, when are you expecting yours back from paint?

Sent from my DROID2 using Tapatalk
bryson711 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1982 Internation dump truck with cummins West Coast General Diesel Discussion 4 05-11-2010 11:43 PM
1982 GMC K3500 3+3 Dually Conversion BustedWrench Cummins Conversions 17 05-06-2010 12:59 AM
1982 cherokee Diesel??? Help quicker General Diesel Discussion 5 02-17-2006 08:01 PM
My friends 99 5spd 4x4 CTD died today. dodgeman01 24 Valve Engine and Drivetrain 3 04-29-2003 10:58 PM
2wd 5spd into a 4wd that has a 5spd???? R-O-B 12 Valve Engine and Drivetrain 13 03-17-2003 12:59 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:18 PM.


Copyright 2017, DieselTruckResource.com We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.