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Long Bed Conversion


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Does any one have any advice or tips to convert a standard bed (6ft) to a long bed (8ft). Surely someone has done it or attempted. I been looking and haven’t seen anything. What I’m working with is a 2001 Silverado 1500 z71 extended cab standard bed. Any help is appreciated. Please and Thank you.

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Cut frame, weld in new frame extension, new driveshaft, probably extend wires and brake lines

Boom

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Easiest way...sell your current truck and buy a LWB truck

Like shakenfake said, you'd have to cut the frame, weld in new frame extenders, new driveshaft, longer brake lines, electrical wiring, fuel lines, new bed

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