Welcome to the H4O - HUMMER 4x4 Off Road.
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: H1 body removal

  1. #1
    Bald Tire
    Join Date
    Mar 2018
    Location
    Carlisle PA
    Posts
    10
    Thanks
    2
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    H1 body removal

    Can anyone tell me how long it would take to lift the H1 body off? I got screwed and bought one a couple months ago that has broken exhaust manifold bolts broken off in the heads. My garage has no clue for a price quote but is going to reach out to someone tomorrow for an idea. They might not even do the fix. Anyway I figure Iím looking at least 3k + just to fix an exhaust leak. Anyone have any experience?


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

  2. #2
    Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Central Texas
    Posts
    9,457
    Thanks
    1,525
    Thanked 1,212 Times in 992 Posts
    Call Mike Sabberese at Tustin GMC in Tustin, CA. He is the best H1 mechanic in the country. I have never had that issue and I know it is a chore but 3K seems high for that. I don't think prepping to lift the body off is that time intensive though.
    1998 H1 Open Top
    1994 H1 HMC4
    1992 H1 HMC4 LE
    1990 1025 Armament Carrier


    KJ6JCC

    BlackSheep Hummer Squadron, H1 PsychoSquad

  3. #3
    Mud Terrain
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    868
    Thanks
    14
    Thanked 146 Times in 82 Posts
    That's insane. You don't need to lift the body to do that job, you do need to pull the UCP and the starter but.. it sounds like you would be paying a mechanic to learn/figure out how to service the truck.

    Now you would need to pull the doghouse and the engine cover but that's 20-30 minutes, and its no different than a van. I guess the mechanics don't realise the dog house comes off? I'd find another mechanic.


 

Similar Threads

  1. H3 Need help front end body removal
    By GoldilocsH3 in forum HUMMER H3 2006-2010; H3T 2009-2010
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 08-24-2017, 01:24 AM
  2. Fender removal
    By Edwin in forum South
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-02-2014, 07:45 PM
  3. H3 Body mount bushings and body lifts
    By HCruise860 in forum HUMMER H3 2006-2010; H3T 2009-2010
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 09-09-2014, 11:19 AM
  4. Removal of my Onstar...
    By Highatop in forum HAM, CB, Navigation, Electronics
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 08-14-2013, 05:32 AM
  5. pcm removal
    By chad in forum HUMMER H3 2006-2010; H3T 2009-2010
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 05-30-2013, 04:14 PM

Bookmarks

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Logout