Links for 2500HD + 6.6L V8


2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 / 3500 HD First Drive Review - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/2015-chevrolet-silverado-2500-3500-hd-first-drive-review
Car & Driver First Drive of the 2015 Chevy Silverado HDs. Mostly cabin updates.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500 Engine: GM 6.0L V8, 6.6L V8

2004 Diesel Hauler Shootout - Diesel Trucks - Diesel Power Magazine
http://www.dieselpowermag.com/features/0411dpm_2004_diesel_hauler_shootout/viewall.html
Diesel Power Magazine's 2004 comparison review of the three major heavy-duty diesel pickups.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2004
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 5.9L I6; Ford 6.0L V8; GM 6.6L V8

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

Do I need a $ 11,000 fuel System - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=463239
Multiple "fuel filter" light incidents in a few hundred miles, multiple fuel filter replacements with no help. The light is triggered by lack of fuel pressure, in the case of this poster it was caused by a grenaded fuel pump. Multiple responses ...more
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Found a Fix for P0087 when under a load - Chevy and GMC Duramax Diesel Forum
http://www.duramaxforum.com/forum/diy-tech-discussion/63780-found-fix-p0087-when-under-load.html
Duramax stumbling on acceleration? Might be collapsed fuel lines. Check out the TSB and directions on how to fix them.
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Type: TSB Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=330203
Detailed comparison of the mouthpieces (intake tube) for the LLY and LBZ duramaxes, with an aftermarket version from Kodiak as well.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD 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

LBZ vs LML for towing - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=460924
Towing comparisons from LML owners who've previously had LBZs (2006-2007).
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2006, 2007, 2008 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500 Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Ford, GM and Ram Heavy-Duty Diesel Pickup Truck Comparison Test - Popular Mechanics
http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars/reviews/comparisons/exclusive-heavy-duty-diesel-pickup-comp-test?click=pp
Popular Mechanics' tabulated test results, including acceleration (loaded and unloaded) and fuel economy.
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Type: Published review Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; 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

Ford Power Stroke Wins Diesel Shootout | News & Analysis content from WardsAuto
http://wardsauto.com/ar/ford_power_diesel_100920
"Robert Bosch LLC hosted the event July 28 at its test track here, allowing editors to drive up and down 20% grades and run 0-60 mph (97 km/h) acceleration tests while towing 10,000-lb. (4,536-kg) trailers. All three diesel entries perform admirably ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

2012 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 LTZ 4WD Crew Cab vs. 2012 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 4x4 Crew Cab, 2012 Ram 2500 Laramie Longhorn 4x4 Mega Cab - Comparison Tests - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/comparisons/2012-chevrolet-silverado-2500-ltz-4wd-crew-cab-vs-2012-ford-f-250-super-duty-...
Car and Driver tests 3 heavy duty pickups from the usual suspects.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 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

2011 Pickup Truck Of The Year - Four Wheeler Magazine
http://www.fourwheeler.com/roadtests/129_1103_2011_pickup_truck_of_the_year/viewall.html
Comparing the F-150 Raptor, Chevy 2500HD 6.6L, and F-250 6.7L. "While this year's Four Wheeler Pickup Truck of the Year competition might remind some of a favorite move franchise that offers a predictable plot with an inevitable ending, we take ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Ford F150-SVT, F250 Engine: Ford 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L 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

2011 Diesel Truck of the Year - Diesel Power Magazine
http://www.dieselpowermag.com/features/1107dp_2011_diesel_truck_of_the_year/index.html
Comparing the latest HD diesels from Ford, GM and Dodge.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L 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

RV.Net Open Roads Forum: Tow Vehicles: Big 3 diesel test/evaluation
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25124104.cfm
Transcription of a recent Diesel Power Magazine review of the 2011 Heavy Duties from Dodge, GM, and Ford.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500; Dodge 2500, 3500; Ford F250, F350 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

2007 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra HD - First Drive Review - Auto Reviews - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/car/07q1/2007_chevrolet_silverado_and_gmc_sierra_hd-first_drive_review
Overview of the 2007 Chevy HDs, with drive report comments on towing 12K with it and a 2007 6.0L Ford.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2007
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Chevrolet Silverado Review: 2011 Silverado Drive - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/car/10q2/2011_chevrolet_silverado_hd_gmc_sierra_hd-first_drive_review
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Type: Published review
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.0L V8, 6.6L V8