Information that will help you improve your 6. These were used as testbeds regarding long term fuel economy and reliability in cars. All this should help prevent lubrication failures and extend the life of these powertrain components. Let's just say it goes where it's pointed and is safe to drive at the usual truck speeds. You never buy one of these trucks because you want a vehicle that gets 30 mpg. How is this engine compared to the Duramax engine? He said it was a 2000 Chevy 2500 ext cab with the 6.
The first segment is available now. With a truck like that, you don't use the road, you own it without even half trying. Starter was replaced around 158000 miles original starter General Comments: Excellent truck for large hauls. At four dollars per gallon that was in 2001 Germany, remember , filling up the Big Dooley's 34-gallon fuel tank cost gasp! I have to go and look at it personally yet. Any one know of anything I could check before I have the electrical checked out. Naturally, a truck this big is unwieldy in traffic, but it has no business in narrow European city streets, anyway.
This past week it set for three days. We don't sell any of the products discussed in this volume nor were we paid to include any product discussion, so you know you're getting only the best and most unbiased information possible. Since I wasn't going to buy it, why not have some fun with it for the time being, and fun it was, I admit. The third door was a great idea, wished it had been built into this model. The truck is in very good condition and has 96,000 miles on it.
These gauges will allow you to tune for more power while still operating within safe limits. A mechanical or electric fuel lift pump feeds a Stanadyne Rotary Injection pump at low pressure. These were added first because of their importance in tuning the engine for More Power. Several companies manufacture an extension harness and heat-sink kits. My cousin called me yesterday saying that he saw a truck for sale. Yes Review Date: 5th December, 2003 Faults: I had to replace the slave cylinder and master cylinder at around 116k. General Comments: All and all most of the problems are to be expected at this many miles.
Mounted to the driver's side of the firewall, the wiper motor and control components are easily accessed, and most wiper system problems are easily cured. We want you to succeed! This article shows what it takes to allow the 6. From 1994 on, the 6. This is in part what this volume is all about, that is, beginning with a factory 6. It does only get about 12 miles per gal. Still, the K3500's smooth four-speed automatic transmission and light power steering make driving around quite enjoyable, even in the city. Besides being good for your truck, they also look pretty cool! This tech piece will show what happens when these lines fail, and we'll show you how to change them.
Some of these could be attributed to the design of the associated components and not having a suitable rating for the electrical load. Go here for a wrap-up on the series. They're an honest and reliable source of information. This article shows how even the more common 7-jumper module can be modified. The 'hump' on the frame drags pretty often in some situations, causing gouges in the undercoating. One hell of alot tougher than the Ford Powerstroke I had.
The answer depends on what is most important to them. The key is simply maintenance. It's hard to rate a Big Dooley in terms of handling and cornering ability. I know some owners haven't been so lucky, and sometimes resort to the less recommended manual glow control. The truck runs as good as the day I bought it. I have only had it a few months. Faults: This is a 5.
From there to the end of this volume, we'll show you how to make your 6. All of us here at The Diesel Page hope you enjoy this book, and perhaps more importantly, hope you learn how to improve your 6. I could use this truck not only for my plowing, but for hauling my camper around as well. I'll show you how easy they are to install, and discuss what they do for the ride quality. Yes Review Date: 22nd August, 2003 Year of manufacture 1995 First year of ownership 2001 Most recent year of ownership 2003 Engine and transmission 5. They are outdated and underpowered. Click to see what others have said about our books and guides.