How often should you service a Duramax?
6.6L Duramax Maintenance Schedule, Service Intervals
|Replace engine oil & oil filter||10,000 miles or when “change engine oil” message is displayed by the oil life monitoring system|
|Replace fuel filter||2001 – 2010||15,000 miles|
|2011 – 2016||22,500 miles or when “change fuel filter” message is displayed|
How long will a Duramax LML last?
GM has given the engine a 95% rating at 200,000 miles, meaning 95% of all engines should reach 200,000 miles of service, based on durability and wear.
Who is the manufacturer of the Duramax diesel engine?
The Duramax 6600 light-truck diesel engine is a result of a joint venture between Isuzu and General Motors Corporation (forming DMAX Ltd.).
What should I expect from my Chevy Duramax service?
• Steering components should be lubricated during every oil change service. • Air filter should be inspected during every service and replaced accordingly. • Brake fluid and power steering fluid should be inspected during every service and flushed accordingly.
Can you get an oil change on a Duramax?
Yes, you can do most of the maintenance yourself: oil changes, fuel filter changes, air filter, tire rotations, etc. The Duramax V8 holds 10 quarts of oil. The extra oil and the fuel filter add cost to the equation. Getting the oil change done at a dealership or a shop will run $100 at a minimum.
How long does it take to replace Duramax injectors?
The dealership estimates this job between 11-12 hours of labour. The injectors are underneath the engine’s valve covers. If two injectors failed, then it’s likely others will fail as well. It’s better to bite the bullet and replace all eight at once, and save of more labour costs.
Where was the 2002 Chevy Silverado 2500HD last serviced?
1st owner drove an estimated 20,825 miles/year • 2nd owner drove an estimated 0 miles/year • 3rd owner drove an estimated 0 miles/year. Last serviced at 299,344 miles in Fort Collins, CO on 06/01/21 • Vehicle serviced • Brakes checked. Mileage: 298,237 miles Body Type: Pickup Color: Gray Engine: 8 Cyl 6.6 L Other damage reported.
What is the first year of the Duramax?
The LB7 Duramax was first introduced for the 2001 model year as General Motors retired its 6.5L Detroit diesel. In every possible way, the Duramax was superior to the outdated Detroit and marked a revolutionary turning point for GMC and Chevrolet pickups in the diesel marketplace.
What is the maintenance schedule for a Duramax?
When purchasing parts for your Duramax, be cautious with model years where an engine was phased in/out as the incoming engine may have parts that are not interchangeable with the outgoing engine. Always follow the severe duty maintenance schedule if you’re driving conditions include:
What kind of car is a 2002 Chevy Silverado?
Description: Used 2002 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD LS with Towing Hitch, AWD/4WD, Upgraded Engine, Rear Bench Seats, 6ft Bed.