Chevy and GMC Duramax Diesel Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 159
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: gear jammer
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Performance Parts Discussion   02-06-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 745
Posted By gear jammer
I just saw a similar thread and the issue ended...

I just saw a similar thread and the issue ended up being a bad soft plug behind the water pump.
Forum: Aftermarket Mods.   01-30-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By gear jammer
I ran the original Evolution CTS on my old LB7...

I ran the original Evolution CTS on my old LB7 and really enjoyed the power, came on strong with no noticeable smoke and having the gauges was nice. I did also limp the trans on the 100HP tune, but...
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain   01-30-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 119
Posted By gear jammer
When I had my LB7 I replaced the head gaskets...

When I had my LB7 I replaced the head gaskets myself and didn't end up getting the injectors torqued down properly, which caused a rattle that drove me nuts. I have an old thread on here with a video...
Forum: Wheels & Tires   01-30-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 227
Posted By gear jammer
I use this (...

I use this ( https://www.wheel-size.com/calc/?wheel1=275-70-18X8ET57&wheel2=275-70-18X9ET12&fcl=1.125in&wcl=4in&scl=1.96875in&sr=0in ) calculator to compare different tire and wheel combinations when...
Forum: General Discussion   01-30-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 574
Posted By gear jammer
I use adblock plus in my web browser, and it...

I use adblock plus in my web browser, and it blocks all the adds for me.
Forum: General Discussion   01-14-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,220
Posted By gear jammer
Got the same thing going on with my truck, now I...

Got the same thing going on with my truck, now I know what to do. Thanks!
Forum: Towing & Hauling   01-04-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2,008
Views: 518,750
Posted By gear jammer
My current truck and trailer set up. The trailer...

My current truck and trailer set up. The trailer is an 09 Vortex ultra light toy hauler, truck is in my sig.
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Performance Parts Discussion   12-13-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,275
Posted By gear jammer
The rims I put on my truck are Raceline Rock...

The rims I put on my truck are Raceline Rock Crushers in 17x9, polished aluminum. This is the third set of them I've bought for different trucks over the years. Weld used to make an almost identical...
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Performance Parts Discussion   12-12-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,275
Posted By gear jammer
When I bought my truck it had black rims with...

When I bought my truck it had black rims with machined accents on it. It looked good but I've always been partial to polished aluminum wheels, it was a hard decision for me but I ended up going back...
Forum: 04.5-05 LLY Duramax Powertrain   12-10-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 167
Posted By gear jammer
I had to add a wire to the ecm to get the high...

I had to add a wire to the ecm to get the high idle functional, I had an LB7 and had to do the same thing with it. It will bump up to 1200 RPM, and it doesn't seem to have the surge sound at that...
Forum: 04.5-05 LLY Duramax Powertrain   12-09-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 167
Posted By gear jammer
Rough Idle (with video)

So I just got done installing a high idle switch in my truck, fired it up to test it and noticed the idle acting strange, almost surging. This was with the high idle engaged and the engine idling...
Forum: EFI Live   11-23-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By gear jammer
Ridge Runner is still in business, they just have...

Ridge Runner is still in business, they just have a new web address. Here's what they list on their site for an 06-07.


Standard Tunes for Stock or Built Transmission

Stock

Stock Plus...
Forum: 04.5-05 LLY Duramax Powertrain   10-25-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 647
Posted By gear jammer
I agree, sell it and buy one with an auto. The...

I agree, sell it and buy one with an auto. The ZF6 Duramax's don't seem to command the premium a manual trans Cummins does, but as hard as they are to find they are definitely worth more to the right...
Forum: 04.5-05 LLY Duramax Powertrain   10-17-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By gear jammer
That would be good enough for me, I don't have...

That would be good enough for me, I don't have pictures but when I did head gaskets on my LB7 the block looked comparable to that when I put it back together.
Forum: General Discussion   09-25-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,156
Posted By gear jammer
I think I found the forum your talking about,...

I think I found the forum your talking about, thanks.
Forum: General Discussion   09-25-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,156
Posted By gear jammer
I don't know what DD is, I'm assuming a forum?...

I don't know what DD is, I'm assuming a forum? 'dunno;
Forum: General Discussion   09-25-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,156
Posted By gear jammer
I just got an autocal from them at the beginning...

I just got an autocal from them at the beginning of the month, I wish I would have known they were gonna close shop. I wonder if there is anyway to get the tunes unlocked, or get my autocal unlinked...
Forum: Towing & Hauling   09-05-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By gear jammer
That is a 2.5" receiver with a 2" adapter in it....

That is a 2.5" receiver with a 2" adapter in it. It looks like you need to buy a larger and longer pin for it. Most decent auto parts stores should have someone knowledgeable that can get you what...
Forum: Northwest Events   08-23-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 74,333
Posted By gear jammer
I'm out in the middle of nowhere in Yacolt, or at...

I'm out in the middle of nowhere in Yacolt, or at least as close as you can get to the middle of nowhere in SW Washington. Here's a picture of my current Duramax, I had a white LB7 a couple years...
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain   07-20-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By gear jammer
The 01 LB7 I used to have didn't come with...

The 01 LB7 I used to have didn't come with overdrive lockout through the tow/haul switch, I don't believe it it showed up until the LLY. I had to install a momentary switch that was wired into the...
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain   04-16-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 30,082
Posted By gear jammer
I ended up selling the truck about two months...

I ended up selling the truck about two months after I fixed the rattle. The noise never came back in that time.
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain   12-31-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,336
Posted By gear jammer
No problem. I lived with that noise driving me...

No problem. I lived with that noise driving me nuts for about six months, before I finally took the time to tear it back apart and fix it.
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain   12-31-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,336
Posted By gear jammer
When I did head gaskets on my truck, I didn't get...

When I did head gaskets on my truck, I didn't get the injector hold downs properly torqued. It caused a tick that could be what you have going on. Here's a link to a thread I started about it with...
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain   03-29-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,376
Posted By gear jammer
I couldn't get mine to start after I did head...

I couldn't get mine to start after I did head gaskets, I had left one of the hard fuel lines in the engine valley slightly loose, and it was bleeding off my rail pressure.
Forum: 01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain   03-10-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 30,082
Posted By gear jammer
Damnit! On the way to work today the truck...

Damnit! On the way to work today the truck started hazing at an idle, that's what I get for being cheap, looks like I'm tearing it down again.:mad1
Showing results 1 to 25 of 159

 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome