|11-28-2010, 09:52 PM||eBay Motors #1 (permalink)|
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Improving '11 LTZ Interior...
Well, I got my '11 2500HD LTZ (after debating a lot on LT vs. LTZ) and am starting to think about improvements. Here's how the interior looks now:
I'm thinking about getting the center console lid and the cup holder/storage bin from a Denali, they look like this:
Maybe the steering wheel too... but I feel like that's going to be expensive and a pain in the ass.
Then I was thinking the gauge surround and the door handle surrounds would have looked nice in a matching finish to the air-vent surrounds. I'm sure this could be duplicated pretty easily... but I'd feel like such a ricer if I started painting my interior trim. Haha.
The Truck: 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD - LML/Allison - LTZ Plus - Z71 4x4 - Cognito Stage 5 "Platinum" UCA Leveling Kit - Toyo M/Ts on 18x9" - H&S Black Maxx (w/ pyro) - AFE full delete Downpipe and 5" (w/ Muffler) - Banks CAI - LineX Ultra - Suede and Brushed Stainless Interior - Infotainment (Z928HD - Hertz Components, Amps and Subs)
2009 SCU Pro Bro - 700HP Dry Sump LS7 - PBS Sequential
2007 Extreme Double Throw Down - 700HP Twin Turbo LS1 - Mendi S4S Sequential
To haul it around: 2006 Weekend Warrior LE 3505+2'
|11-28-2010, 10:11 PM||eBay Motors #2 (permalink)|
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Grand Forks, ND
i wish they would've used that aluminum everything instead of the fake wood. would look much better in my opinion
2011 GMC 2500hd LML all stock with XD rims, Level Kit and HID HIGH/LOW beams
Sold - 2008 Chevy K3500HD CC/LB LTZ with LMM Dmax
Sold - 2004 Chevy K2500HD Ext. Cab/LB w/ LLY Dmax
|11-28-2010, 10:21 PM||eBay Motors #3 (permalink)|
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Portland Or
I also opted for the LTZ just because I hated the other interiors so much, but to be honest the Ford has us dead in the water interior wise.... the on board computer, leather seats and even materials are nicer... Wish GM had put a few more $$ into the interior on a $60K+ truck... If you find any good after market interior upgrades, please share..
2011 Silvarado 2500HD - LTZ Plus
Schaeffer 9000 in the engine
Royal Purple 85/140 (8Q) in the rear diff.
TranSynd in the Allison 1000
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2008 BMW X5 4.8i
2006 Mercedes E320 CDI
|11-29-2010, 07:28 AM||eBay Motors #4 (permalink)|
Join Date: Apr 2007
use the dash pieces from a Z71 suburban. They delete the fake wood and make it all brushed aluminum.
06 audi S4, V8/6spd
05 dmax/allison...always testing something new
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|12-01-2010, 01:33 PM||eBay Motors #5 (permalink)|
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Houma, LA
I hated the cupholder area when I had my 08 Denali. It felt really cheap, and the fake wood got scratched up really fast. Also, the storage pocket is pretty small.
2009 Chevy Silverado 2500HD CCSB D/A
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|12-01-2010, 01:49 PM||eBay Motors #6 (permalink)|
saw what you did there
Join Date: Jan 2009
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MY11 Volkswagen Golf TDI 6MT.
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|12-01-2010, 01:51 PM||eBay Motors #7 (permalink)|
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Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Gretna, Nebraska
they are not hard to prep and paint. Mine are gloss black w/ clear on my LMM. F&^K woodgrain. This isn't a 92 Wagoneer.
|12-01-2010, 01:58 PM||eBay Motors #8 (permalink)|
I STILL DGAF
Join Date: Aug 2010
|07-06-2011, 03:55 AM||eBay Motors #9 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Chaumont, NY (near Ft Drum)
I hate the sh-wood in my LTZ and I've been looking for something to swap the pieces out. Has anybody seen this stuff in person? (link below)
2009 Chevy Silverado Wood Grain Dash Kits | Carbon Fiber
They have a bunch of different materials/finishes available but it isn't cheap. I was looking at the B&I kits for 2007.5-present LTZs, btw.
2009 Silverado 2500HD
Crew Cab Standard/Short Bed LTZ
Line-X spray in bedliner
Amsoil remote bypass dual-filter
AirDog II 165
Titan 52 gal tank
Leer 100XR Cap
Last edited by Aiblinger; 07-06-2011 at 08:46 AM.
|07-07-2011, 11:28 PM||eBay Motors #10 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: South Arkansas
I also have the stupid looking fake wood in my '11 LTZ. I have never done any interior work. How hard would it be to install the brushed aluminum pieces from a suburban and where would I get them??
2011 Chevy 2500HD
Mini Maxx/5" MBRP straight w 6" tip/bumpers, steps, and grill by Backwoods Bumpers/SuperLiner on bumpers, toolbox, bed, and rear bowtie/Recon headlights/PIAA fogs/Delta spot-parking-lights/Recon 17,500 winch/ProComp back-up lights/Sulastics/blacked out windows/dvd headrests for the yungins/22" Fuel Throttle wheels/33x12.5x22 Toyo MT/Banks CAI/AirDogII/Nicktane/