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post #1 of 13 Old 03-07-2010, 10:00 AM Thread Starter
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Engine swap pics

Here are some of the progress pics from converting Chris's truck from a 454 to a 6.5 turbo.

The Doner truck




My truck was looking good



Chris pulling his engine




A back view of the 6.5L



A front view



Isnt that just the cuttest lil turbo



Another back view



General disaray



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The 454



Empty engine bay




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Y'all are swapping the trannys with the motors right? T/C and valve body's are setup different on gas vs. diesel.

sorry if I'm speaking to soon

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Pumpkin ale?

That should be a nice truck cant wait to hear how to turns out.

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Nice pics Ryan! Keep us updated. What was wrong with the 454 or did he just love his truck but wanted the diesel? Those turbo setups are goofy looking.

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Nice pics Ryan! Keep us updated. What was wrong with the 454 or did he just love his truck but wanted the diesel? Those turbo setups are goofy looking.
Nothing wrong with the 454 at all really. Can be a lil hard to start when its cold but that is all.

He loves his truck more then his girl and she knows it. He just really wanted a diesel. As soon as we can find some fender it will become a dually too.

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whats wrong with the dually bed from the donor truck?

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Look at the pics. It is trashed. Plus Chris's truck is in great shape and the bed is line-x'd on the out side and not the inside.

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