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Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 03-01-2018, 09:50 AM
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Posted By Cloudy
Well, turned out to be my biggest fear lol. Weak...

Well, turned out to be my biggest fear lol. Weak CP3 causing low rail pressure which is the culprit.
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-22-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
Set up an appointment to get the latest...

Set up an appointment to get the latest calibrations. Hoping this is what resolves my problem. Would make sense since I keep my truck plugged in pretty much anytime it's 22 or colder (it's a diesel...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-22-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
WAIT PIP3754A: Duramax Diesel With DTC P0116...

WAIT

PIP3754A: Duramax Diesel With DTC P0116 Or P0181 - 06 07 6.6 DTC ECT engine hard harsh shift LBZ LLY MIL P0116 P0181 P0700 - (Mar 30, 2007)
If the concern is intermittent, or diagnosis...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-22-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
Quick update: haven't had any time to mess with...

Quick update: haven't had any time to mess with it, but I took it for a drive last night. Finally the CEL came on after I had been driving for about 15 mins.

Had the following codes:
PO181...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-15-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
No clue. I would presume the transmission mounts...

No clue. I would presume the transmission mounts are fine as the trans was dropped when the seals were replaced, and had the mounts been shot they would have notified me.
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-13-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
I don't disagree and I'm not trying to be...

I don't disagree and I'm not trying to be difficult or nothing. I appreciate all the help but I haven't been working for awhile so money is getting tight for the moment so just trying to avoid...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-13-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
Okay, learn something new everyday. Lots of...

Okay, learn something new everyday. Lots of information on these trucks out there. Read a couple times from guys saying don't bother with the internal filter, but now I know if I get another Duramax...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-13-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
Is this a serious issue if it is not changed?...

Is this a serious issue if it is not changed? According to the service records and corresponding receipts I received, it has been serviced regularly with fluid and external filters. Doesn't appear...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-13-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
The current fuel filter is an oem AC Delco...

The current fuel filter is an oem AC Delco filter. I'll try and get the filter changed. I've been wondering if I should drop my fuel tank and maybe even try and get it cleaned out. After injector and...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 02-12-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,833
Posted By Cloudy
Serious shift delays, need help, locals guys have no idea

Okay, some of you might remember my thread about my injection pump blowing up. Well, I'm back with another bizarre issue. I'm certain this POS is cursed, but I can't get it to stay running long...
Forum: LBZ 11-22-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
Well, still not sure what happened. Mechanic...

Well, still not sure what happened. Mechanic figures I had water in fuel as there was some cream-y sort of stuff in the blown up pump. The morning the pump died was especially cold, and he figures it...
Forum: LBZ 11-15-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
For sure. A guy can't help but laugh at his luck....

For sure. A guy can't help but laugh at his luck.

Also didn't mean to post such an obscenely large photo. My apologies.
Forum: LBZ 11-15-2017, 07:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
https://i.imgur.com/bd1QrSe.jpg Thought you...

https://i.imgur.com/bd1QrSe.jpg

Thought you guys might like to see that. Crazy.
Forum: LBZ 11-14-2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
Oh here's the real kicker: he says the cost to...

Oh here's the real kicker: he says the cost to replace the CP3 is $3200.

:roflmao:
Forum: LBZ 11-14-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
I suppose bad fuel could for sure be a...

I suppose bad fuel could for sure be a possibility. When I picked the truck up from the shop, it had been at around 1/4 tank and so I fueled it up fully. I also ran a bit of diesel injector cleaner...
Forum: LBZ 11-14-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
Well, couldn't find the leak myself. Was dripping...

Well, couldn't find the leak myself. Was dripping off the bellhousing but also pooling in the valley of the engine. Took it back to the shop, he tore into it a bit and found metal shards near the...
Forum: LBZ 11-02-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
Certainly seems like an external leak somewhere....

Certainly seems like an external leak somewhere. The truck is unfortunately sitting in a pile of snow, so I couldn't wiggle underneath to get a good look, but near the back of the engine on the...
Forum: LBZ 11-02-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 960
Posted By Cloudy
Continued LBZ problems -- died

Decided to create a separate thread for this issue. My old thread can be found here http://www.duramaxdiesels.com/forum/showthread.php?t=77913

So long story short, I had an injector fail that...
Forum: LBZ 11-01-2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Cloudy
Well, the shop I took it to also screwed me I'm...

Well, the shop I took it to also screwed me I'm pretty sure on the pricing of the injector. 3.3 hours of labour to replace which is fine and I'm happy with, but the part cost on the injector was...
Forum: LBZ 10-30-2017, 07:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Cloudy
Well, just one more update in case anyone's...

Well, just one more update in case anyone's curious or if there's someone having similar problems to me later on. Just got a call from the mechanic, yep injector #6 failed. Three other injectors have...
Forum: LBZ 10-28-2017, 10:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Cloudy
https://youtu.be/_ubpeLw8Wesi Nothing better...

https://youtu.be/_ubpeLw8Wesi

Nothing better than the sound of your truck running like s*** on a Saturday morning.
Forum: LBZ 10-28-2017, 10:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Cloudy
Yep sounds about correct. An injector (or a...

Yep sounds about correct. An injector (or a couple) definitely have failed. I was sitting in traffic yesterday, when suddenly I noticed the truck was shaking. Turned the music down and it was...
Forum: LBZ 10-27-2017, 05:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Cloudy
A guy on FB posted a video that pretty much...

A guy on FB posted a video that pretty much showcased way better the sound it's making, but I think the post was deleted cause I can't find it now.

Anyway, more concerning news: today I was...
Forum: LBZ 10-23-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Cloudy
https://youtu.be/H9o9orryE3Q Here's a video...

https://youtu.be/H9o9orryE3Q

Here's a video where I tried to capture it. Didn't really come out well but near the end of the vid you can hear it the best.

Also, something else to note is that...
Forum: LBZ 10-23-2017, 11:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 793
Posted By Cloudy
LBZ Running sort of rough around 1400-1700 rpm

Hi, I have a 2006 LBZ bone stock with 170k miles that I bought not long ago. When driving around 1400-1700 rpm, the engine sounds really "choppy" almost, much moreso than my previous LBZ. It reminds...
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