Apr 01, 2018 overview of servicing an allison transmission in a 2004 gmc sierra 3500. Jan 09, 2018 im very interested in an improved transmission cooler for my 20 chevrolet silverado hd2500 lml duramax truck, i am running a 200hp tune that bumps the torque to over ftlb and am also running a tcm tune that increases the line pressure in the transmission to provide firmer shifts and less slip in the clutch packs, at the cost of higher temps my trucks transmission temp runs. Chevrolet duramax diesel 2011 owner manual bookmarks. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above. Def warning wont clear have been to several gm shops. Duramax diesel engine 2011 engine pdf manual download. Duramax diesels forum duramax diesel technical duramax hard parts fluids and maintenance transmission fluid capacity. The use of external transmission fluid exchange or flush machines is not recommended for the automatic or manual transmission. Lml duramax trucks added 30 horsepower and 100 lbft of torque over the lmm.
Im not wanting change because i think redline is not an excellent oil, but more for cost savings. The 2011 lml duramax adds a whole new dimension about it that the customer needs to be aware of. Duramax fluid types and capacities chevy and gmc duramax. Its more powerful than the lly or lb7 duramax and has almost none of the emissions found on the lmm, lml, and l5p trucks. Amsoil transmission fluids offer the best protection for your silverado 2500 hd pickup, even in the most severe driving conditions. Duramax allison changing transmission filters and fluid ill be changing both transmission filters and fluid in this video. Used duramax diesel 6 speed manual transmission cars in. Danger, warnings, and cautions warning messages found on vehicle. Sure, we all love modifying our trucks, but when it comes down to brass tax, the most important thing you can do for your truck is to properly maintain it. Duramax diesel 6 speed manual transmission cars mitula. The diesel exhaust fluid system on the 2011 duramax s are trouble. Duramax fluid types and capacities engine and filter type. Read our table of duramax fluid capacities here at hot shots secret. Truck used in this video is a 2004 gmc sierra 2500hd 6.
In order to meet tighter emission standards, gm ditched the tried and true bosch cp3 injection pump on the lml duramax. Mishimoto universal transmission fluid cooler, 12 x 7. Chevrolet silverado owner manual 2011 black plate 3,1 introduction iii the names, logos, emblems, slogans, vehicle model names, and vehicle body designs appearing in this manual including, but not limited to, gm, the gm logo, chevrolet, the chevrolet emblem, silverado, and z71 are trademarks andor service marks of general motors llc, its. Bookmarks and contents, for online reading and free download.
Xdp carries all the parts and accessories you need for the best diesel performance. Perform a hot check at the transmission fluid is below normal first opportunity after the normal prepare the vehicle as follows. Amsoil transmission fluids offer the best protection for your silverado 3500 pickup, even in the most severe driving conditions. These kits provide the correct amount of fluid and spin on external filter for 20012019 duramax diesels using standard allison transmission pans. Gmc sierra owner manual 2011 black plate 4,1 iv introduction using this manual to quickly locate information about the vehicle, use the index in the back of the manual. Using a properly formulated transmission fluid for your chevrolet trucks silverado 3500 pickup can protect your vehicle from costly problems down the road.
Chevrolet duramax diesel 2011 owner manual bookmarks and. Shop automatic transmission fluid for the gm duramax 6. The source of the information below is the national highway transportation safety administration nhtsa, which maintains tsbs for vehicles sold in the united states. Im very interested in an improved transmission cooler for my 20 chevrolet silverado hd2500 lml duramax truck, i am running a 200hp tune that bumps the torque to over ftlb and am also running a tcm tune that increases the line pressure in the transmission to provide firmer shifts and less slip in the clutch packs, at the cost of higher temps my trucks transmission temp runs. Mishimoto universal transmission fluid cooler, 15 x 7. Serving truck enthusiasts for nearly two decades, ats invents, designs, manufactures, and sells the worlds most innovative diesel truck performance products over 600 products for onestop shopping. Amsoil transmission fluids offer the best protection for your sierra 2500 hd pickup, even in the most severe driving conditions. Ive been using redline 15w40 oil in my lml since new and was thinking about making a change. Torco mtf manual transmission fluid is a special light viscosity, low friction oil with superior load carrying and wear protection properties. But what can i do to make this stupid light go off before i.
When purchasing parts for your duramax, be cautious with model years where an engine was phased inout as the incoming engine may have parts that are not interchangeable with the outgoing engine. View online or download chevrolet duramax 2011 user manual. However, as with all transmissions, they have their breaking point. Its not just the stronger frame and running gear that support the increased towing and hauling numbers in the 2011 chevrolet silverado hd. The dealer performed the first 3 oil changes as part of my sales neg. Built for work trucks, daily drivers and the diesel enthusiast in mind these engines are a vast improvement from stock as they contain important.
Chevy duramax maintenance schedule service information. Supreme automatic transmission fluid starts with the latest innovative technology in base stocks and additives. To ensure the sixspeed allison would survive the stress of sending 700 hp to the pavement on a regular basis, the case was emptied of its contents and refitted with a gt6 overhaul kit from goerend transmission. I have a 2011 lml duramax, approaching 35,000 km 20,000miles. This is a quick list i threw together for our trucks. Mar 01, 2010 read about the new 2011 lml duramax 6. When the diesel engine is running and the transmission is engaged, the automatic transmission fluid is pumped out of the transmission pan and into the transmission. Es exl loaded truck leather diesel lariat fx4 trd hemi fj duramax 2. Oh i started my 2011 gmc duramax and the service diesel. Amsoil transmission fluids offer the best protection for your silverado 2500 hd pickup, even in the most severe driving. See recommended fluids and lubricants on page 118 and automatic transmission fluid on page 109. Steering components should be lubricated during every oil change service. How to add transmission fluid in a duramax it still runs. Whether you need power and efficiency for towing, offroad, recreation, or racing, ats diesel performance can meet your needs, quickly and at a reasonable cost.
Dec 15, 2010 the 2011 lml duramax adds a whole new dimension about it that the customer needs to be aware of. Using a properly formulated transmission fluid for your gmc trucks sierra 2500 hd pickup can protect your vehicle from costly problems down the road. It is an alphabetical list of what is in the manual and the page number where it can be found. The lbz duramax is one of the most highly sought after diesels today. Duramax diesel, allison transmission, safety improvements and new models. Remove old spin on filter, remove filter magnet located on top of old filter and clean it with a rag. Fortunately, your instrument panel display will let you know exactly what is needed. Increased emissions regulations resulted in the need for gm to produce an engine that was both cleaner and more powerful.
We cover brake fluid, differential gear oil, transfer case fluid, steering fluid and more. The lbz is only equipped with the exhaust gas recirculation system and lacks the diesel particulate filter and diesel exhaust fluid systems found on newer duramax trucks. The p0234 is an over boost code that is a result from either wide open throttle, pulling heavy loads, or a glitch in a transmission shift that resulted in. The following is an excerpt from the duramax owners manual. Remove 15 mm drain plug on transmission pan and drain old fluid, this should be 7. Transmission fluid change interval 199920 silverado. Nv4500 gm synthetic manual transmission fluid zf s6650 synthetic transmission fluid approved to allison specs tes295 capacity nv4500 4 quarts zf s6650 6. The automatic transmission fluid inside of a duramax diesel engine is designed to protect all of the internal gears, bearings and seals. Bdpowers allison transmissions are optimized and built to maximize performance, function, and durability in your truck. The majority of the changes addressing a required drastic reduction in engine emissions. The diesel exhaust fluid def system is complex and requires a certain level of customer interacting. Nov 15, 2016 the main thing is you want to take your time, do your research, and really monitor how much new fluid you put in. Put a jug in no reset, bought another jug put 12 in filled. Diesel particulate filter exhaust filter diesel exhaust fluid.
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