This tells me that its getting stuck on the crossover gear from 3rd to 4th. The 1980's diesel chassis does not require any emissions inspections in states that require periodic inspections, and fans of the 1973 to 1987 body style can modify the trucks as much as they want without running into registration issues. Certainly, there have been aftermarket 6. Wiring isnt the best way to control boost. I wouldnt let my friends know that.
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. A mechanical or electric fuel lift pump feeds a Stanadyne Rotary Injection pump at low pressure. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Chevrolet Silverado. I'll show you how easy they are to install, and discuss what they do for the ride quality. Now with the rebuilt motor it burns the tires off all in all chevy is a great thuck.
Go here for a wrap-up on the series. Up for sale is a set of 2 used 2003-2006 Chevrolet Silverado tail lights. This month we'll cover some additional areas of concern for radiator efficiency, and discuss aluminum radiators and Dex-Cool coolant. Basic inside but lots of room. The information found in this volume has made it possible for owners to be satisfied with the 6. How do you deal with burned and broken glow plug tips? How do you post videos on here? You can tell by the seat and pedals etc. If searching for a used truck powered by the 6.
If it's clean enough underneath you should be able to crawl underneath, and there will only really be a few wires down there. I'll have all the details in this article. The Bad - Hood has a spot that the paint is peeling, Top of Cab has peeled and a small amount of surface rust See Pics. Maintenance preformed last couple years, New Alternator, New Radiator, Tires. These gauges will allow you to tune for more power while still operating within safe limits. I think the ones on that plug are green and black. There is a soot trap on L65 engines that is often mistaken for a catalytic converter.
Tough Truck — Tough truck! The United States Army's version was rated at 330 lb-ft 2,100 rpm. Just to be safe I'd check your antifreeze though. Some of these could be attributed to the design of the associated components and not having a suitable rating for the electrical load. When you put in those high grade bolts you actually just torque them down as tight as you can possibly get without stripping the block threads of course and then get a metal gasket set, and you'll basically eliminate problems with head gaskets leaking and heads warping. The 1992-1993 model years used a 6.
Several companies manufacture an extension harness and heat-sink kits. It could be wrong to assume that these crankshafts are weak. Included is a brief history of the 6. The first segment is available now. All help is welcome and greatly apprechiated. They wanted an engine that could haul hay to, from, and around the ranch while consuming as little fuel as possible.
It sounds like it's coming from the air filter box or the head covers maybe making me thing valves? Yeah, that sounds like injector Knock to me. This product review is the first in a series that will concentrate on fuel economy improvements. This article shows what it takes to allow the 6. Click to see what others have said about our books and guides. Going to tear her down on Friday and have a look. I get black smoke with a new pump and marine injectors, so i know i need more air to be pushed into the cylinders.
Besides being good for your truck, they also look pretty cool! One way to check if you are having a problem with firing on any one particular cylinder is to use one of those infrared heat guns, and check at the base of each injector. These components increased coolant flow through the engine block by 74% and through the radiator by 9%. This article will show what you can do to increase the reliability of the lift pump system. When the problem first started, the overdrive 4th gear was spotty. While the business was sold to Unique Diesel in 2017, this article has some really great photos of Peninsular's marinized 6. Even though the motor was overhauled not long ago, it doesn't mean something that was fixed can't go bad.
Overall, the engine has not been particularly popular, but had its place in the market and a moderately sized following, even today. Near the top of the compression stroke fuel is atomized at high pressure into a hemispherical Inconel prechamber in the cylinder heads using pintle and seat mechanical fuel injectors. We want you to succeed! If you're looking to improve your engine's performance, cooling efficiency or fuel economy, the 6. Reliable truck and easy to diagnose any problems. All totaled, there are 36 articles in this volume covering all 1992-2000 model-year 6.