Combustion chamber To provide smokeless performance and meet stringent emissions standards without sacrificing power, the 6. The answer depends on what is most important to them. The payoff is impressive fuel mileage, smooth, quiet operation and the necessary power to complete the job. I know on the earlier ones a lot of guys put bigger radiators in them. I could use this truck not only for my plowing, but for hauling my camper around as well. Then the black wire, it had power 12volts with ignition on and start.
Turbocharging system On the G-van application of the L65, a center mounted turbocharging system shortens the air and oil passages and provides direct flow from the block. The injection pump is mounted in the intake valley a high heat area. Starting problems are often related to glow plugs failing. I plan on doing some research on the internet, but you guys are experts on everything it seems, so I figure someone will have some great info. By providing the facts the consumer can easily see the differences without; hype, propaganda or baseless claims of which are so common with other products sold for these vehicles, and the consumer with the facts is then able to make an educated decision. Several companies manufacture an extension harness and heat-sink kits. This article will discuss these failures, and show what you can do to prevent them.
Does anyone know if the 6. I'll have all the details in this article. For 1999 the water pump bearing has been improved for greater durability. What follows should help with the understanding of the 1985-93 glow controller, and allow you to fine-tune the glow operation to suit your individual situation. If you're looking to improve your engine's performance, cooling efficiency or fuel economy, the 6. The fuel shutoff solenoid is working correctly. The wastegate is designed to prolong turbo life and help manage the overall stress on internal engine components.
You may want to check your oil cooler lines after reading this. Have you checked the fuel injector itself for an open winding or stuck valve plunger? Increased fuel economy, the elimination of black and white exhaust, improved cold weather starting, enhanced idle quality and reduced noise levels. The 1992-1993 model years used a 6. These were then given to the United States government and issued to various federal agencies and military branches. This product review is the first in a series that will concentrate on fuel economy improvements.
As the harmonic balancer becomes worn out these issues would become prevalent. The glow plugs are not needed when the engine is at operating temp … erature. Its automatic tension adjuster improves belt life and makes servicing easier. If it does, it may be plugged with debris. The truck is loaded with leather. There is a soot trap on L65 engines that is often mistaken for a catalytic converter. I've only calculated mileage twice after towing a trailer.
Thanks Randy Thanks for the help, update, I have not removed the injector yet , that will be next if you still think I need too. Higher air inlet temperatures rob power and create higher exhaust temperatures. The displacement of the engine was 395 cubic inches. K See other forum for complete signature. You have good mpg until you tow, if your torque convertor is not locking, the extra load causes trans fluid heating and high fuel consumption.
They are outdated and underpowered. The goal of the 1995 6. Aging and wear and tear caused cracks to appear in the main caps and in the crankshaft. Overall weight for the complete engine is slightly heavier than the 7. What does all of this mean to the customer? The factory builds in a safety margin when programming the power output of a stock truck. This article will show you what tools are necessary and where I bought them , and I'll show you how I changed my switch. This month we'll cover some additional areas of concern for radiator efficiency, and discuss aluminum radiators and Dex-Cool coolant.
In the years following this preliminary showing, the 6. Common serpentine accessory belt drive The 6. During the first update we added a newer article about turbochargers because of how tremendously important turbocharger selection is where 6. That engine and truck will get you anywhere, but it might not be quite as fast as the Duramax - but you can beat up on the 6. The distributor injection pump controls both metering, via an internal , and high pressure fuel delivery to the fuel injectors via internal precision hydraulic pumps.
This design provides an optimum balance of air in the prechamber, head and cylinder that ensures a more even and complete burning of fuel. This time I'll show you the Banks diesel tachometer and automatic transmission temperature gauge mounted in a dash mount pod, which will be the subject for this installation. Stronger cylinder heads remedy this problem. I then put the volt meter from red to ground, no power ignition on or in start. I called the guy on it over the last couple days and he sounds like he is not going to move at all from his asking price.