Problem with a shop that doesn't specialize in performance allison builds is if the clutch clearance doesn't come out right then they don't have the extra parts laying around to swap out clutches/pistons/plates to get the clearances right. Depending on what your end goal is I would go to some one that knows what they are doing.
I know Dustin at Diesel Addiction is one that knows what he's doing, he's about 5 hours from the Norfolk area if you take hwy 17 (nice easy drive too)
Dustin at Diesel Addiction is finishing mine up today. I'll be picking it up tonight. I had him do the Gmax5 kit with ML Precision converter, transfer case brace and pump rub fix. Can't wait to get it.
Thanks in advance for the help! I will try to make this short but it will probably be long to detail the issue. Really need to get this fixed. After building the engine, etc I'm pot committed. I have searched but mostly people don't follow up with results, repairs.
-2006 LBZ Dually...
recently completed the transfer case pump rub upgrade.
good thing to, case was showing signs of ware and tail seal
next on my list is the shift kit. looks easy enough, you tube. i
figured I would save myself some hassle and check out a local
diesel mech, he opened up about a year or...
1) There is no real installation guidance whatsoever. "Tools required = 1" wrench". Really just a 1" wrench? No mention of the 1 & 1/4" needed to remove the old lines?
2) While the hose itself was really beefy, I thought the metal on the fittings themselves seemed really soft and...
So back story, bought a CCLB 05, tuned by kory willis, built trans from mike L. Got it for only 5k with 170k on the clock.
truck blew the original motor, the kid i bought it from got a new motor but didnt remember how to get everything back together.
I finally got everything back together and...
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