Links for 2500HD + 3500DRW


2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 / 3500 HD Photos and Info - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/news/2015-chevrolet-silverado-2500-3500-hd-photos-and-info-news
Car & Driver summarizes what's new with the 2015 Silverado HD.
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Type: Marketing, Infomercials, and Ads
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW

LLY Overheating Problems - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=370357
Nice list of the major LLY overheating discussions and solutions.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Comment on the Ice Pick Trick - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=438706
Some LLY owners have problems with the #7 injector that they remedy with an ice pick. Some counter-experiences and cautions in this thread.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8

PickupTrucks.com - Special Reports
http://special-reports.pickuptrucks.com/2010-heavyduty-shootout.html
2010 Heavy Duty Pickup Shootout, with instrumented testing empty and towing, flats and grades.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2010
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500DRW; Dodge 2500, 3500DRW; Ford F250, F350DRW Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8, 6.7L I6; Ford 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8; GM 6.0L V8, 6.6L V8

Buying advice: 8.1 or duramax?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25500747.cfm
Lots of well thought out responses to the question: "Looking to trade trucks and need more truck account of new trailer and more weight. Numbers on 3500 dually seems to run about the same gas or diesel. Quite a bit of difference in price between the ...more
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2001, 2002, 2003 ... 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8, 8.1L V8

2001 Popular Mechanics Tow America Tour
http://pickupwiki.com/drupal/sites/default/files/PopularMechanics_TowAmerica_V10-8.1-6.6_entire.html
Popular Mechanics tows cross-country with 3 heavy duty pickups: two gassers and a diesel. "Chevrolet and Ford each sent us a 1-ton, 4wd duallie with the makers’ largest available gas engines. So under our Chevrolet Silverado 3500’s hood sits the ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2001
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500DRW; Ford F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.8L V10; GM 6.6L V8, 8.1L V8

First Look 2012 Chevrolet Silverado Heavy-Duty - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2011/08/first-look-2012-chevrolet-silverado-heavy-duty.html
The 2012 Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duty lineup reclaims best-in-class towing and hauling numbers, plus it adds an all-new Z71 off-road appearance package...
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW

Unofficial Details Leak About Ford and GM Next-Generation Pickup Truck Engines - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2011/07/unofficial-details-leak-about-ford-and-gm-next-generation-pickup-truck-engines.html
"Next-generation full-size pickup trucks from Ford and General Motors will have to balance towing and hauling capability with unprecedented frugality to meet tough new government fuel-economy standards. Here’s the latest information from our insider ...more
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Type: Government & Industry, Product rumors Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW; Ford F150, F150-SVT, F250, F350, F350DRW

Tow Reports for Vortec 7.4Ls. -- How much 5er should I get for my truck? 454 Chevy
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25285524.cfm
"I have a 2000 Chevy crew cab 3/4 ton with a 7.4l 454 gas engine with 3.73 gears...."
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Type: Tow report
Year: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 7.4L V8

GM 6spd vs 4spd Tranny Chart
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25292086/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1.cfm
GM owners discuss towing with the 4L80e 4 speed automatic versus the new 6 speed. Some comments deal with towing with older GM automatics (TH400) that have a very high first gear (2.48:1). Includes a comparison spreadsheet showing the differences.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 1991, 1992, 1993 ... 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 5.3L V8, 6.0L V8

LLY mouth piece???? - Chevy and GMC Duramax Diesel Forum
http://www.duramaxforum.com/forum/04-5-05-lly-performance-parts-discussion/8288-lly-mouth-piece.html
Overheating LLY Duramax engine on a 2004-2005 pickup? This modification to the intake appears to fix it. Lots of discussion from users who have done it, or sent the mouthpiece to a vendor to do.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Chevy 6.0L: get the 4.10 or not?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25183267.cfm
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Type: Discussion, Tow report Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.0L V8

Axle ratios: 2011 Chevy 6.0L with 4.10 or 3.73?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/23930744.cfm
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Type: Discussion, Tow report Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.0L V8

Ram releases 2012 2500, 3500, Power Wagon, Chassis Cabs at Allpar Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep News
http://www.allpar.com/news/index.php/2011/06/ram-releases-2012-2500-3500-power-wagon-chassis-cabs
Ram has released information on its heavy duty pickups, which are available with either the 383 horsepower Hemi V8 or a 350 horsepower Cummins diesel. The Hemi is rated at 400 lb-ft of torque, the Cummins at 800 lb-ft. ...
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW

GM 14 Bolt Axle Buildup | Diesel Power Magazine Article at Automotive.com
http://dieselpower.automotive.com/108279/0905dp-gm-14-bolt-axle-buildup/index.html
GM 14 Bolt Axle Buildup - 1,000-LB-Ft-Proof Axle
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Type: HowTo Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Axles & transfer case
Year: 2000, 2001, 2002 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW

The Magna Powertrai Transfer Case
http://www.gearsmagazine.com/view.ashx?article=63f13730-7e21-4c91-9980-cce104442a0d
Article on the transfer cases from Magna Powertrain (MP), including a chart for decoding the transfer case number (e.g. MP1626) and its features and capabilities.
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Axles & transfer case
Year: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW; GMC 1500, 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

A Look at the New MP Transfer Case
http://www.gearsmagazine.com/view.ashx?article=3023098f-dbf8-4d85-964e-0f1571451beb
Detailed article on the new transfer cases from Magna Powertrain (MP), including specs and R&R steps. "So what’s so different about these units? Well, in a nutshell, the construction of the units is similar to the NV design transfer cases you’ve ...more
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Axles & transfer case
Year: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW; GMC 1500, 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

GM Print Books (Ordering Guides)
http://eogld.ecomm.gm.com/
Download an ordering guide for any current GM product.
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW; GMC 1500, 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

Chevy Silverado 2006 News Release
http://archives.media.gm.com/us/chevrolet/en/product_services/r_trucks/r_c_silverado_classic/06index LD.html
Includes detailed specs and options.
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Type: Product announcements Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2006
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW

Trailer Life Annual Towing Guides
http://www.trailerlife.com/trailer-towing-guides/
List of Trailer Life magazine's annual towing guides, which include tips on vehicle selection, hitch choice, and tow ratings.
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2006, 2007, 2008
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW; Dodge 1500, 2500, 3500, 3500DRW; Ford F150, F150-SVT, F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC; GMC 1500, 2500, 3500, 3500DRW; Nissan Titan; Toyota Tundra