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Forum: LLY 12-06-2016, 05:21 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By JBabb
I went out tonight and drove maybe 10-15 miles. ...

I went out tonight and drove maybe 10-15 miles. The truck never got above 160F and it was 47F outside. I believe I'll be putting two new thermostats in this weekend. Is there any benefit from...
Forum: LLY 12-06-2016, 07:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,820
Posted By JBabb
Really? Around town (55-60 mph) the temp stays...

Really? Around town (55-60 mph) the temp stays around 165 on my edge cts with the air temp outside being around 40~45F. I thought it was supposed to stay higher like around 180.


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Forum: LLY 12-06-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,820
Posted By JBabb
Following this. Mine rarely gets above 170 in the...

Following this. Mine rarely gets above 170 in the winter. (Air temp 30-50F)


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Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 11-29-2016, 08:40 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 40,102
Posted By JBabb
Wow, I just read all 17 pages of this thread. ...

Wow, I just read all 17 pages of this thread. Great right up to say the least. I'm am getting ready to have my 5speed lly trans built but I've been wondering could I do it myself. After reading...
Forum: Gallery 09-28-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
Finally got the duramax lowered last weekend. ...

Finally got the duramax lowered last weekend. Love the way in looks and rides now. I had to do a good bit of trimming on the bumper cover and of course trimmed the pinch weld on the cab corners. ...
Forum: Gallery 09-19-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
I am having a really hard time finding tail...

I am having a really hard time finding tail lights that I like. I want a version of lights kind of like what you have, very dark, almost black, so I can keep the white and black theme going. I am...
Forum: Gallery 09-18-2016, 07:41 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
What recon lights are those? The smoked LED...

What recon lights are those? The smoked LED version? I'm looking at getting some and like the look of yours. I'm pretty much copying your truck by the way. Its getting lowered with DJM shackles...
Forum: Gallery 06-20-2016, 06:33 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
Did you get all the HSP stuff, intake and all, ...

Did you get all the HSP stuff, intake and all, before you did EFI Live? I am going to do the intercooler pipes and an intake from HSP and I am wondering if you retuned it after it went on.

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Forum: HSP Diesel 06-20-2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,958
Posted By JBabb
I am thinking of doing the same thing on my LLY....

I am thinking of doing the same thing on my LLY. Did you need to get your EFI retuned after adding the intake?
Forum: Gallery 06-15-2016, 06:28 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,967
Posted By JBabb
Lowered duramax

Sweet truck. Just ordered shackles tonight to drop mine. So you're 3" lower in the back plus the overload makes it 4"? And the bolts are pulled out of the front? Is this right?


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Forum: Gallery 06-15-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
Did you get the Beans diesel sump mounted? Any...

Did you get the Beans diesel sump mounted? Any issues?


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Forum: Gallery 06-14-2016, 02:48 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
How much is your truck lowered now? From the...

How much is your truck lowered now? From the shackles you posted, they look like the adjustable kind that will go 1, 2, or 3". Where did you end up running them at?
Forum: Gallery 06-14-2016, 10:19 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
The 5100s took all of the harshness out of mine....

The 5100s took all of the harshness out of mine. Mine wasn't bouncy but it was lifted before too. I would def do it again


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Forum: Gallery 06-13-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
http://www.duramaxdiesels.com/forum/picture.php?al...

http://www.duramaxdiesels.com/forum/picture.php?albumid=870&pictureid=7010
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Dang that truck looks good man. I've got a...
Forum: Gallery 06-13-2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,321
Posted By JBabb
Got any updates on this truck? We have about...

Got any updates on this truck? We have about identical trucks and I am looking to do alot of the same stuff you have done.
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 03-26-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 715
Posted By JBabb
Do you have a set of stock ones laying around...

Do you have a set of stock ones laying around clrussell? Or are they on your truck now? I am just wondering how we could swap and do without our trucks while waiting on the mail to run. My mounts...
Forum: Chassis & Suspension 03-12-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 715
Posted By JBabb
HELP! Need factory front shock mounts

I bought a LLY about a year ago. I has the typical lift torsion keys and 2" blocks in the back. I have since put factory keys back in it and lowered it a little to help the ride out. I also put...
Forum: LB7 09-28-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
No one out there has any ideas?

No one out there has any ideas?
Forum: LB7 09-27-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
Now I am starting to wonder about bearings, main...

Now I am starting to wonder about bearings, main and rod. Could this be where my oil pressure is being lost possibly? I have also been reading about the nut on the oil pump drive gear coming loose....
Forum: LB7 09-25-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
Ok so take the oil pan theory out, the silicone...

Ok so take the oil pan theory out, the silicone is grey. I have found a wiring harness in the truck for a edge products tuner and by matching the shape of the plug, it looks to be an edge with...
Forum: LB7 09-25-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
It could be, I am learning too. I know a good...

It could be, I am learning too. I know a good deal about gas engines but little about diesels. From what I know, idle at 7-9psi and flashing low oil pressure on the message screen isn't good, but I...
Forum: LB7 09-25-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
I also just changed the oil last saturday with...

I also just changed the oil last saturday with mobil 1 delvac 15w-40 and a purolator filter, they didn't have an ac delco in stock.
Forum: LB7 09-25-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
I can tell by the sealant that was used on the...

I can tell by the sealant that was used on the pan that it has been off and isn't factory. I used one of the plugs on the filter housing to hook a mech. gauge to it.
Forum: LB7 09-25-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
Ok so I hooked up a mech. gauge and got about the...

Ok so I hooked up a mech. gauge and got about the same readings. Low (7-9psi) at idle, about 30-40 while driving at around 1500rpm. I have now eliminated all electrical stuff and know that the...
Forum: LB7 09-21-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,918
Posted By JBabb
So if I hook a mechanical gauge up next and it...

So if I hook a mechanical gauge up next and it still reads low, then the motor comes out to replace the oil pump, correct? Can you recommend a mech. gauge to get to hook up? I am thinking of doing...
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