LLY Duramax Cold Air Intake Ultimate Guide
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LLY Duramax Cold Air Intake Ultimate Guide

General Motors/Chevrolet produced the Duramax LLY 6.6L diesel V8 engine from 2004–2006. Depending on the mode, it produced 210–310 horsepower and 520–605 lb-ft of torque. It was the replacement for the LB7 V8 diesel engine, and was soon succeeded by the LBZ V8 diesel engine. While at the time, its 210–310 horsepower figure was decent,…

LMM Duramax Tuner Guide
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LMM Duramax Tuner Guide

From 2007–2010, the General Motors/Chevrolet Duramax LMM was one of the top V8 diesel engines on the market. Powering heavy duty trucks, SUVs, and vans, the Duramax LMM is essentially a Duramax LBZ but with some updated emissions equipment. Depending on the year and model, the Duramax LMM makes 250–365 horsepower and 460–660 lb-ft of…

Ultimate 5.3 Vortec Engine Guide
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Ultimate 5.3 Vortec Engine Guide

General Motors/Chevrolet produced the Vortec 5300 V8 engine for nearly two decades from 1999–2014. It spanned two generations of their small block V8, and was finally succeeded by the 5th Generation EcoTec3. Known for its reliability, performance, and stout design, the 5.3 Vortec engine was hugely successful for GM/Chevy. Though it was discontinued nearly a…