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Forum: Repower / Transplant 09-12-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By LCAC_Man
You'll still have to have EGR and DPF turned off...

You'll still have to have EGR and DPF turned off in the LMM ECM but there's lots of tuners out there that can do it for you.
Forum: Repower / Transplant 09-09-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By LCAC_Man
There's a lot of "it depends" that play into...

There's a lot of "it depends" that play into this.

Are you doing EGR delete?
If so all you would have to do is get an LMM MAF and connector and modify the LBZ harness. From what I understand the...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 09-09-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By LCAC_Man
You would have to run an LMM ECM/TCM to get to a...

You would have to run an LMM ECM/TCM to get to a system that supports GMLOWSPEED data vs the Class2 Data that the LBZ ECM/TCM work on. Probably a few other wires to be moved around. You'd never be...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 08-20-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 636
Posted By LCAC_Man
This thread has good info about going from early...

This thread has good info about going from early LB7 to LLY.
https://www.duramaxdiesels.com/forum/showthread.php?t=65573

Staying LLY would work better if you are using the older 5sp Allison.
If...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 07-16-2018, 05:02 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,197
Posted By LCAC_Man
Some old school / patina graphics in a contrast...

Some old school / patina graphics in a contrast color would look great with that finish.
Forum: Repower / Transplant 07-14-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,197
Posted By LCAC_Man
Those dual front head light Apache trucks and...

Those dual front head light Apache trucks and Corvettes of the same year are my favorites of all the chevy vehicles produced...great project!
Forum: Repower / Transplant 07-11-2018, 05:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By LCAC_Man
You will probably have to change your MAF voltage...

You will probably have to change your MAF voltage table, the difference is usually enough to kick a CEL.
Forum: Repower / Transplant 07-06-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By LCAC_Man
I can't say I've looked specifically into this...

I can't say I've looked specifically into this but I'd imagine you could swap the 29spline input from the NP263xhd into an NP246, you'd probably have to do some legwork on bearing sizing and...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 05-21-2018, 05:13 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
I've got one of their older versions on my...

I've got one of their older versions on my motorhome trans...they are beastly..
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-21-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
okay...that's a different story...there's a good...

okay...that's a different story...there's a good chance that it is a D60 then...my bust...I thought you had a 3500 donor. You can for sure tell by pulling the cover and getting the part number off...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-21-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
Well, I've heard that there was some full...

Well, I've heard that there was some full floating 9.75" rears out there(in gas powered express/savanas) but I've yet to see/hear of one in a 3500 duramax...you can look at your RPO label on the...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-18-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
If it's full floating it will be a 70S(10.5" ring...

If it's full floating it will be a 70S(10.5" ring gear), it doesn't have the extra rib structure to be a 70HD (10.75" ring gear)
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-11-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,422
Posted By LCAC_Man
Definitely the older LLY with the 5 speed...

Definitely the older LLY with the 5 speed allison(external gear position sensor is the give-away), as long as the original BCM stayed in place you shouldn't have any issues.
And at 220k you'd be...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-09-2018, 05:14 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,422
Posted By LCAC_Man
How many miles does this package have on it? I...

How many miles does this package have on it?
I wouldn't assemble any more until you get it running.
If more than 100k miles I'd get a new water pump and front main seal in that thing.
How did the...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 04-08-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
Glad to see you back on it...I took 6 weeks off...

Glad to see you back on it...I took 6 weeks off on mine but dug back into it this weekend!
That cooler set up should work well for you with your seasonal extremes.
Forum: Repower / Transplant 03-17-2018, 07:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 776
Posted By LCAC_Man
Fuse box will have to be changed to the LB7(or...

Fuse box will have to be changed to the LB7(or modified to match), you probably are missing power to the Allison TCM, LB7 throttle pedal is needed, get someone to turn off the VATS in the tune to...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 03-05-2018, 05:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 923
Posted By LCAC_Man
If you don't mind doing a standalone harness and...

If you don't mind doing a standalone harness and then just run an Edge CTS Monitor for gauges then it can work. The difference in the computers and what is communicated via CL2 and GM High Speed LAN...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 03-04-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 923
Posted By LCAC_Man
It's a lot more than you think...there is very...

It's a lot more than you think...there is very little in common. I take on some odd projects and I can tell you there's no way I'd do this for a pickup...you'd be miles better off buying an LLY or...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 03-01-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 689
Posted By LCAC_Man
I agree, go stand alone and use an Edge CTS2...

I agree, go stand alone and use an Edge CTS2 Monitor to see what your stock dash won't display. If you're going LBZ 6sp Allison you can wire up a momentary switch with the correct resistors to use...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 02-24-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 689
Posted By LCAC_Man
it's a lot, you'd be way better off buying a...

it's a lot, you'd be way better off buying a duramax truck...the electrical / computer systems are completely different even to get to the early LB7 version...if your truck was 2 years newer(and had...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 12-11-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
I was going to say "perfect time to do the rear...

I was going to say "perfect time to do the rear main seal" but I remembered you said you were going to pull this apart and do studs/gaskets...just as easy to do it then..
Forum: Repower / Transplant 12-08-2017, 06:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,033
Posted By LCAC_Man
Posting in in mPA is why everyone missed it...I...

Posting in in mPA is why everyone missed it...I didn't bother to convert it to psi until just now, yes, 1500psi is considered the proper starting pressure, less is usually a sign of worn/bypassing...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-29-2017, 07:20 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
I think that given the cold winters you get where...

I think that given the cold winters you get where you are that using the radiator cooler is a good idea, I don't think the thermostat would be necessary though, it's just another part that can fail....
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-20-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
Looks good...and the more pics the better; the...

Looks good...and the more pics the better; the express/savana van community has a lot of catching up to do with Ford E-series when it comes to builds/mods.
Forum: Repower / Transplant 11-19-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,035
Posted By LCAC_Man
Glad to see that link helped out...it is a killer...

Glad to see that link helped out...it is a killer deal on that system. I'm on travel this weekend and have guest in town for T-Giving so no progress for me for two weeks.
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