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Want to put a 50 chevy front end on a 60 chevy truck thereby

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Want to put a 50 chevy front end on a 60 chevy truck thereby eliminating the Torsion bars. will it work?
JA: What is the model of your '50 Chevy?
Customer: 50 Bel air, two door hardtop.
JA: How long has this been an issue? How many miles are on the car?
Customer: Don't know the miles.
JA: Are you fixing your Bel Air yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No! My question is will the front end fit on a 60 Chevy truck?
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  xsvectOR replied 4 months ago.

a lot of fabrication would be needed....its easier to do a late model gm set up...you gain a more modern suspension and disc brakes....anything can be done with enough money and fabrication skills,,,,but newer suspension is the way to go...most guys use a camaro or nova frt suspension