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Forum: LLY 05-23-2018, 05:25 PM
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Posted By valleyduramax
It is aluminum and clips in the same as stock t...

It is aluminum and clips in the same as stock t fittings. I don't think it would be an issue! But it sure would clean up stuff and no more hoses to deal with.

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Forum: LLY 05-23-2018, 08:36 AM
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Posted By valleyduramax
Actually I found a picture of one and it seems...

Actually I found a picture of one and it seems that a place called Locke Performance LLC sells them. Just waiting on a reply to find out if available to buy.
Forum: LLY 05-23-2018, 08:26 AM
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Posted By valleyduramax
Ya I can't seem to find an actual place that...

Ya I can't seem to find an actual place that sells the kit I saw. It was from the Greg Hogue guy and SMT is the place that made it. Then saw a post on the Duramax Diesels Forum FB page yesterday...
Forum: LLY 05-22-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 56
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Posted By valleyduramax
Would anybody happen to know where to get or who...

Would anybody happen to know where to get or who makes the fancy injector return line rail to plumb the return lines out of each injector instead of using the factory hose and t fittings? I want to...
Forum: LB7 05-22-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,216
Posted By valleyduramax
My lly just did that last fall and motor is...

My lly just did that last fall and motor is getting rebuilt now. Valve broke and dropped into piston and got slammed around. Block is salvageable but needed a new piston and head. I pulled both...
Forum: LLY 05-04-2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 56
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Posted By valleyduramax
Anybody happen to know the idler pulley bolt...

Anybody happen to know the idler pulley bolt thread size?
Forum: LLY 04-28-2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 56
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Posted By valleyduramax
Thanks! Yes I'm trying to keep work load to a...

Thanks! Yes I'm trying to keep work load to a minimum with this thing. Hopefully this is the last roadblock for it coming apart.

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Forum: LLY 04-27-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 56
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Posted By valleyduramax
Alright trying to remove the oil pump And not...

Alright trying to remove the oil pump And not sure if pump gear nut is standard or reverse thread. It is on wicked tight and don't want to mess it up. And scared to ruin the hex drive on the idler...
Forum: LLY 04-13-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 56
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Posted By valleyduramax
Anybody have any suggestions? Sent from my...

Anybody have any suggestions?

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Forum: LLY 04-12-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 56
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Posted By valleyduramax
Alright so other things have been taking up any...

Alright so other things have been taking up any free time I have lately but ready to completely disassemble the motor this weekend. I have it stripped to the front and rear covers at this point. My...
Forum: LLY 03-05-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
Motor is out and ready to tear into. Gonna clean...

Motor is out and ready to tear into. Gonna clean up frame and replace pitman arm and swap out the center link to the nicer non rusty 304ss one I have. Also brace up the pitman arm bracket. Also...
Forum: LLY 02-25-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 56
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Posted By valleyduramax
Thanks lads but I already have the stuff to...

Thanks lads but I already have the stuff to rebuild it. Friend has some of the parts I am gonna buy

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Forum: LLY 02-24-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
Alright so I just wanted to update this thread as...

Alright so I just wanted to update this thread as to what the status is. Well I have motor ready to remove which will be this week. Both heads are off and problem found. The valves covers are in...
Forum: Duramax Hard Parts 02-16-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 433
Posted By valleyduramax
Injector hold down bolts

Would anyone happen to know what the mechanical properties of those bolts are by chance? Or ball park the tensile strength?

I just had to break both lower valve covers off in pieces due to the...
Forum: Turbo Talk 02-05-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2
LBZ: Turbo Swap
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Posted By valleyduramax
Turbo Swap

Does the LBZ need a retune if swapping in a stock LLY turbo? Just to replace the wore out stocker LBZ?
Forum: Duramax Hard Parts 12-30-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By valleyduramax
And if not pulling cab? Sent from my...

And if not pulling cab?

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Forum: Duramax Hard Parts 12-29-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By valleyduramax
AC system

What are people doing with regards to the AC system when say removing cab or front core support? I need more room to work on motor so therefore AC condenser rad is in the way. Are they being evac'd...
Forum: LLY 12-17-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By valleyduramax
Ya all the bolts are out and the cover will flex...

Ya all the bolts are out and the cover will flex up a bit. I'll have to put some more penetrating oil and heat them up some. Last resort is a small hole saw to cut the section around each of the 8...
Forum: LLY 12-17-2017, 01:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 434
Posted By valleyduramax
Lower valve covers

Just wondering what if any tricks or tips there are to removing the lower half of the valve covers. I am tearing top end of motor apart and am now at a standstill as the lower covers on both sides...
Forum: LLY 10-25-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
The trans hasn't been apart since i built it and...

The trans hasn't been apart since i built it and had new converter bolts that were loctited. I am gonna take out starter tonight or tomorrow night and put my camera in and see if anything is out of...
Forum: LLY 10-24-2017, 05:25 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
Alright, so I have all injectors and upper valve...

Alright, so I have all injectors and upper valve covers off and watched as my brother spun the crank both ways till it stopped to watch for stuck valves. No hydro lock or stuck valves from what I...
Forum: LLY 10-21-2017, 06:52 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
Well the crank seems like it's still in one piece...

Well the crank seems like it's still in one piece as it does not wobble or move in ways it shouldn't haha. I just need to take off valve cover on drivers side to see the valve train and then go from...
Forum: LLY 10-20-2017, 03:15 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
So have the drivers side apart except for 1...

So have the drivers side apart except for 1 injector but it is loose just need to get it to pop out. Motor is still "stuck".

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Forum: LLY 10-18-2017, 05:07 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
Ya not worried about the amount of oil mixed into...

Ya not worried about the amount of oil mixed into the fuel. Always run at least a liter per tank anyway. So I got the passenger side injectors removed and the positive is that there is no hydro...
Forum: LLY 10-16-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,726
Posted By valleyduramax
Ya I should mention that it was 5 gallons of...

Ya I should mention that it was 5 gallons of fresh fuel with 2 liters of ashless 2 stroke oil before starting. Hope to know what issue is by tomorrow evening for sure

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