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Old 02-18-2013, 10:16 AM   #1 (permalink)
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How many miles on your truck without engine issues?

Just wondering how many Duramax diesels are out there that have run thousands of miles without any engine issues such as water pump or head gaskets, etc.

If you've had no issues so far, post the miles on your odometer, please! Let's see how many trouble free trucks there are!

Mine: only 80,000 so far, but no issues.
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Old 02-18-2013, 10:29 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm at 91,000, only having issues with the turbo vane position sensor.
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Old 02-18-2013, 01:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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45,000 miles

Engine - fuel pressure regulator

Trans - front pump seal

rear axle seals
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Old 02-18-2013, 01:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I wish I could join this club.
I am interested to see the highest millage with stock head gaskets.
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Old 02-18-2013, 01:51 PM   #5 (permalink)
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240,000. Havent touched the engine, except the idler pullies, belt, and thermostats at 150,000, just cuz I thought I better. It needs 2 new injectors, but still gets 17 mpg with 33 in tires. The Duramax has been FLAWLESS, no complaints! The Allison on the other hand is a different story. Its about ready for its 2nd rebuild. P.S. It still has the original front suspension parts, minus 1 front wheel bearing.
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Old 02-18-2013, 03:55 PM   #6 (permalink)
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60,150 miles, no engine or tranny issues. Just the steering intermediate shaft fixed.
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Old 02-18-2013, 04:25 PM   #7 (permalink)
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75,000 miles and the only real problem has been the drivers side wheel bearing. Of course there's been a bunch of wearable items like the brakes, batteries, and shocks. My biggest complaint right now is my seat heaters stopped working
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Old 02-18-2013, 06:02 PM   #8 (permalink)
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76k. I've done both front wheel bearings, FPR and 2 and 7 fix.
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:39 PM   #9 (permalink)
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On my LLY I was at 160k miles when the head gasket went. about 140k for the glow plug module.
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Old 02-18-2013, 07:41 PM   #10 (permalink)
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How many miles on your truck without engine issues?

My dads 04 LLY...90k...brakes so far that's it..


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