Duramax Diesels Forum Truck of the Week


Go Back   Duramax Diesels Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: JDPlowboy
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-27-2017, 05:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
Ya the guy was running backyard tuner tunes and...

Ya the guy was running backyard tuner tunes and the spray patten was across the entire piston.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-27-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170427/15618b5b...

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170427/15618b5b7e1cafecdcdf51399c7cf909.jpg

So now when you buy new pistons from gm you get a unisex Piston now I guess....
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-19-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
I'll have 8 on the table this afternoon. 6/8 were...

I'll have 8 on the table this afternoon. 6/8 were found cracked while I was doing hwadgaskets.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-19-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
An injector not flowing the same as its neighbors...

An injector not flowing the same as its neighbors would have more effect on the rotating balance than this
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-19-2017, 09:24 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
If I'm not worried about the rods I'm not worried...

If I'm not worried about the rods I'm not worried about 2 grams lol
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-19-2017, 08:46 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
So how does a stock engine that isn't blueprinted...

So how does a stock engine that isn't blueprinted last 300k?
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-19-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
I searched as well and couldn't find any threads.

I searched as well and couldn't find any threads.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-19-2017, 07:17 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
This is what I was looking for. The factory...

This is what I was looking for. The factory rotating assembly is just roughly balanced from the factory anyways.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
It's getting a new set of gm Pistons and rings

It's getting a new set of gm Pistons and rings
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
Lml with 50hp tune. Only modification was...

Lml with 50hp tune. Only modification was straight pipe
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
I've swapped stock for stock several times and...

I've swapped stock for stock several times and haven't had any problems several years of running under their belts. Just looking for a better option not sure why these lml Pistons junked out.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
Time, money and stock truck. Just trying to get...

Time, money and stock truck. Just trying to get options figured out.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
If I balanced the rods to Pistons I could see...

If I balanced the rods to Pistons I could see that being done. But I'm just trying to stay away from
Taking the crank out
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 09:52 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
That's what I have noticed when replacing stock...

That's what I have noticed when replacing stock Pistons with stock Pistons. The stock weight has so much variance!
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,805
Posted By JDPlowboy
Cracked Piston solutions

Has anyone ever replaced stock Pistons with mahle Pistons without balancing the rotating assembly? I know for years people were cutting and costing Pistons and not having any trouble. Why couldn't...
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 04-17-2017, 08:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,958
Posted By JDPlowboy
The af cam is cool and theory looks good on...

The af cam is cool and theory looks good on paper. But I have seen power drops with them. A standard fire will make more power.
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 03-29-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,330
Posted By JDPlowboy
Reason for failure?

Reason for failure?
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 03-29-2017, 01:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,330
Posted By JDPlowboy
Allison oil pump assemblies

Just curious how many people have seen pump failures and how many times have you seen it?

I have seen 5 in the past 2 years and they have all been random except one which was junk right out of...
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 02-04-2017, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By JDPlowboy
I've done it before. But cab was off lol. I...

I've done it before. But cab was off lol. I imagine you could drop diff down a bit to help out with the birthing process
Forum: L5P 09-23-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1,386
Views: 439,112
Posted By JDPlowboy
450/975 what my dealer got told

450/975 what my dealer got told
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 09-18-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,498
Posted By JDPlowboy
He's been building them for several years. I...

He's been building them for several years. I haven't heard of anyone of them to fail yet.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 09-16-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 386
Posted By JDPlowboy
Lifter orientation

I've always wondered.. Does anyone have an opinion on oil return orientation? All facing the front of engine, back of engine, facing each other....
Forum: L5P 09-12-2016, 12:47 AM
Replies: 1,386
Views: 439,112
Posted By JDPlowboy
Here's an interesting photo, look what's stamped...

Here's an interesting photo, look what's stamped on the charge air pipe :) http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160912/77cee686b5191ba4fc6743928f317edd.png
Forum: L5P 08-13-2016, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1,386
Views: 439,112
Posted By JDPlowboy
When did we get engine numbers?

When did we get engine numbers?
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 08-09-2016, 07:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 664
Posted By JDPlowboy
I'm betting there wasn't enough play on the snout...

I'm betting there wasn't enough play on the snout at pump gear and it swelled some more and popped pump gear again.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:20 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors