Diesel rat rod truck

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1959 Willys rat rod with 7.8L turbo diesel.
Cab is chopped 7-inches and channelled 4-inches. Entire roof tilts up, adjustable from 0-5-inches. The bed was shortened 18-inches. Solid jig built 3/16" 2x4 tube z-frame.

The engine is a 7.8L turbo diesel LDT-465 inline 6-cylinder out of a 1989 military truck. Engine only had 17986 miles on it. Has a PPE Brand diesel lift pump.
Transmission is a Spicer 3053 5-Speed Overdrive Manual, custom driveshaft and a Chevy 12-bolt rear end with brand new 3.73 gears.

Brand new bias ply tires with great "pie plate" walls. Disc brakes in front and rear drum brakes. Speedway 6-inch drop straight front axle. GPS Speedo. Aluminum radiator. Has bucket seats with seat belts. Vega Steering Gear Box Cross Steer. Painless wiring and fuse block.