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May 28th, 2016, 5:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By magician

Haven't seen anyone on this site go that way,...

Haven't seen anyone on this site go that way, most here are just trying to do the best maintaining them. There are some other forums out there that do have guys who have swapped motors, most are the...
May 22nd, 2016, 5:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By magician

I did what your taking about to my 07, I cut the...

I did what your taking about to my 07, I cut the stock muffler out and welded in a Magnaflow 2.5" stainless big block muffler, I had to extend the in and out pipes bc the mag is not as long. I also...
May 20th, 2016, 3:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,559
Posted By magician

I've never used the oil additive but have been a...

I've never used the oil additive but have been a regular user of the fuel treatment for over 15 years in everything from ATV's, 4Wheelers, boats, generators and all of my cars and trucks. Never been...
April 14th, 2016, 6:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,309
Posted By magician

The ECU will pull timing throughout its operating...

The ECU will pull timing throughout its operating range. This will be magnified if you are losing a coil pack.
March 21st, 2016, 8:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 597
Posted By magician

Mine did the same thing when I pulled my tranny a...

Mine did the same thing when I pulled my tranny a while back, I kept working at it and one of the dowels was corroded and that's what was causing it to bind up. Check to make double sure you have all...
March 20th, 2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,648
Posted By magician

To answer your question simply ask yourself this...

To answer your question simply ask yourself this question, what controls the oil pressure and causes that lifter to compress the spring, the ECM is the correct answer.

If you can crack into the...
March 18th, 2016, 3:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,648
Posted By magician

I did report it but it's my belief that I may hit...

I did report it but it's my belief that I may hit the device getting in at some point and it was no longer seated properly. You should be fine and hopefully your consumption will decrease?
March 18th, 2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,648
Posted By magician

I turned mine off with the Range device for about...

I turned mine off with the Range device for about 6 months before I had my friend disable it the with the tuner software. The device killed my battery once when it was parked for an extended time and...
March 17th, 2016, 8:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,648
Posted By magician

If the lifter is going to fail it really isn't...

If the lifter is going to fail it really isn't going to matter whether AFM is functioning or not. Having said that, a weak link in the cylinder deactivation system is the lifters, they are a known...
March 16th, 2016, 1:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,648
Posted By magician

HP Tuner is company that provides software and...

HP Tuner is company that provides software and other support for those who want to crack the ECM of a vehicle for the purposes of custom tuning. Racers and others that want to change how the vehicle...
March 15th, 2016, 8:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,648
Posted By magician

Turned mine off with HP Tuner software. Anyone...

Turned mine off with HP Tuner software. Anyone that knows how to use a Tech II can do it for you also.
March 10th, 2016, 6:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,391
Posted By magician

There are people who have posted that select...

There are people who have posted that select dealers have disabled the AFM and the fee is whatever the shop labor rate is. Once it gets turned off, it's permanent at least until someone gets back in...
March 10th, 2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,391
Posted By magician

I first used a disabling device to turn mine off...

I first used a disabling device to turn mine off just to see if it was worth it keeping oil consumption in mind. After two oil changes and no more consumption issues I used HP Tuner software to log...
March 9th, 2016, 6:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,391
Posted By magician

Since your use will drop in the near future,...

Since your use will drop in the near future, instead of spending the cash on the parts why not just have the dealer turn off AFM? I did mine over a year ago and oil consumption has basically stopped....
March 7th, 2016, 9:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 546
Posted By magician

Mine is an 07 with 227k on it and it does this...

Mine is an 07 with 227k on it and it does this almost daily? I've cleaned the throttle body and mass air sensor with no change. No vacuum leaks last time I let my ocd get the best of me. I believe...
March 3rd, 2016, 6:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 821
Posted By magician

This is not really the site where you'll find...

This is not really the site where you'll find answers to that type of question, not many here have done that sort of thing. There are some good sites out there where you might find the answers your...
March 1st, 2016, 6:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 11,119
Posted By magician

I've had mine tuned on with HP Tuner software and...

I've had mine tuned on with HP Tuner software and one thing that wasn't changed was that speed limiter. Twd tahoes have a long drive shaft, hate to see that thing get loose at that kind of speed, not...
February 9th, 2016, 3:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By magician

Not trying to make anyone look silly but have you...

Not trying to make anyone look silly but have you checked the flat button on top of the rotary switch for the dome light?
January 31st, 2016, 6:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By magician

Toe was originally way out prior to lowering....

Toe was originally way out prior to lowering. Inside tire tread wear was extreme.
Camber is what was hard to get in specs. Because of the wear on the ball joints adjusting camber to specs would...
January 30th, 2016, 5:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By magician

I didn't get the alignment printout since the...

I didn't get the alignment printout since the tech actually showed me how the worn ball joints were making the alignment impossible, just a lot of movement, it's close right now and they will not...
January 30th, 2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By magician

Thanks, I hadn't thought about the magnet thing....

Thanks, I hadn't thought about the magnet thing. Mine are aluminum. My Tahoe has been lowered a full 3 inches all the way around, Eibach springs and Belltech Performance shocks and struts which is...
January 28th, 2016, 3:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,049
Posted By magician

07 Ball joint questions

I have an 07 with 225k miles on it and I'm looking to replace the ball joints in it but I have some questions.
First, it appears I have aluminum control arms but I'm not sure, is there way to tell...
January 24th, 2016, 2:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 521
Posted By magician

Belltech Performance Shocks for Tahoe/Yukon

Complete set of shocks and struts for an 07-10 Tahoe/Yukon. Only has 100miles on them. Kit can be used for lowering front 1"-4", rear 3"-4". All originally included parts are included.

Kit lists...
January 17th, 2016, 5:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,109
Posted By magician

Yes it will. Like I said, you will have to have...

Yes it will. Like I said, you will have to have your ecm remapped as well.
January 17th, 2016, 9:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 471
Posted By magician

This site saved my butt, again!

Thanks to all who post, administer, answer and continue to keep this site relevant. It's saved me more than a few times and yesterday was just one more example.

I just installed Eibach drop...
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