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  1. 4L80E remove and replace tomorrow. Anything specific to watch for?

    6.5L Diesel Engine
    I've read most of the threads. New trans, Torque converter, center bearing, Trans mount, Trans cooler. Also doing rear axle bearings, seals and new diff fluid. I have the recommended 3' socket extensions and a basic transmission jack. Oldest son coming over for more brawn as well. Anything...
  2. Newbie purchasing an RV with a 6.5 diesel

    Introductions & New Trucks
    Hi all, Of course I heard I'm making a mistake. So I came here and read the newbie article about the fixes and I don't feel so intimidated anymore. I'm glad this forum is here. I really like this particular RV. So I would like to buy it if the 6.5 checks out. It's 1995 and got 67,000 miles on...
  3. Question: Hard to start and rough idle

    6.5L Diesel Engine
    I own a Winnebago with a 6.5 turbodiesel from 1995. The engine runs perfect. All routine Checks are done on a yearly basis. 3 months ago the Camper has been at the shop for a check-up. Oil, Diesel, and air Filter change. New Oil. From this point, the engine is hard to start and sometimes He...
  4. 6.5 Trans line replacement issues

    6.5L Diesel Engine
    Hi guys- back with some more issues. After fixing my PMD & injection pump issues I've been facing some weird erratic problems... I have just replaced the trans lines as I had a leak & was facing issues of oil pressure loss and dying when I would stop at a light... Now with lines replaced I...
  5. Question: Blow By Questions

    6.5L Diesel Engine
    Background: 1995 GMC C3500 Crew Cab Dually 6.5L TB with the 4L80E with 248,xxx miles on it I have a question about blow by, if the truck has a lot of blow by (i dont know what deams as alot of blow by but its kind of puffing out of the filler neck and the oil dipstick tube) does that mean that...
  6. 94 GMC Sierra 1500 6.5 diesel

    Put different rims on it just bought new a/t tires this winter for it nothing special because I plan on putting a 2-3 inch lift with a nice set of boots on it. Upgraded to 4 inch exhaust 3inch down pipe no muffler installed for better flow Has air bags in the rear boost gauge exhaust temp...