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  1. Vortec 4300 4.3L V6
    I got a 01 Silverado with 360,000k all original motor and trans. engine runs good but transmission is starting to slip. im looking for a little more power and something i can daily drive. not looking for speed but reliability. i’m just curious about what’s some cons and pros about swapping to a...
  2. Vortec 5300 5.3L V8
    I have a 2012 Chevy silverado 1500 (5.3 V8) with 250,000 miles on it. Since the last oil change, I have been topping off the oil 1qt every 1k mi. I've gone through 5 extra quarts since my last oil change 6k mi ago. This truck burns a ton of oil! I fart white smoke out the exhaust when I...
  3. Electrical
    Hello I have a 2009 Silverado 1500 4x4 4.8L V8 Gasser. It is the WT trim so it has the manual windows and power door locks. I am wondering if I can swap a LT door into my truck to have power windows. But from searching online I can’t seem to find if the WT trim has the wiring for this to be...
  4. EcoTec 5.3L V8
    So while driving down the highway even on a straightaway holding a steady speed my 2015 1500 surges about 500 rpm for no reason, no added pressure to pedal etc, just surges every 30-60 secs about 500 rpm. Had plugs and wires replaced, throtttle bottle cleaned, tranny flush etc and still does it...
  5. Member Introductions
    Hello. New owner and member. Just added a 1997 Chevrolet 1500 extended cab pick up to the family fleet this summer. My husband has a 1997 Ford F150. Found this sweet Chevrolet truck with less than 14k miles on. Had to get it. Couldn't pass it up. Neat to see both these trucks brought out the...
  6. Wheels & Tires
    Hello all, Looking to upgrade my truck after it just had a paint job, factory white and champagne-ish color on bottom. Was looking at wheel options and I've read that anything 99 up should fit on our trucks basically but wanted to see if anyone had experience with the Trail Boss wheels on this...
  7. Electrical
    I can't figure out the problem with my 2015 Silverado. I am wondering if anyone has had this code and what have y'all done to fix it? I was driving and the truck turned off on me in the middle of the highway and at first I thought it was a bad alternator so changed the alternator. Next day i...
  8. Wheels & Tires
    Just bought a 2019 Silverado RST. I’m new to this whole off-road scene and actually building trucks. I spoke with one of my buddies that knows a lot about this kind of shit and he said I should get 17x8.5x 0 offset. Went to the Off road warehouse sale here in socal and saw that exact size...
  9. Electrical
    Driverside Lowbeam/HighBeam/turn signal not working. Checked fuses and replaced bulbs. Will be testing with volt meter tomorrow during daylight. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
  10. EcoTec 5.3L V8
    So I have an 2017 Silverado when I bought it there was 89,000 miles on it. At 122,000 miles I notice it being sluggish and bogging down when I would get on the gas at that time. I did have a check engine light I did a diagnostics and it was saying that I needed a knock sensor. So I jack the...
  11. Vortec 6000 6.0L V8
    Got a 6.0 max and nothing but a problem oil leak . oil pan, rear main, rear main carrier, valve covers, oil pressure switch and all that and nothing has changed in the leak. Taking a lot of money and time any help please !?!?!?!
  12. 6-Speed Automatic Transmission
    so i have a 2014 silverado 5.3 6l80. the transmission messed up due to the stall being bad, so i decided to rebuild it. after changing everything inside the transmission it ran good for a couple of days and then it started driving sluggish. i put the hp tuners computer on it and it was reading "...
  13. Vortec 5300 5.3L V8
    What can I install next for small gains I already have a cam, headers, intake, exhaust and tune done. I’m just trying to see what I can buy next to add power? Not looking for any supercharger
  14. Electrical
    Hello All, Iam facing huge issue with my car , the alarm keeps going on sometimes early morning and late night. I went to dealer the first feedback was change the battery (done) didn't solve the issue Second checked all fuses ( Done all fuses are perfect) didn't solve the issue Third checked...
  15. Vortec 8100 8.1L V8
    Been looking at getting a black widow muffler for my 06 5.3 with cats and stock headers. Which one sounds the best ? Been looking at the 3 inch neighbor haters but they sound a little to quite. I’d appreciate some pointers thanks.
  16. Electrical
    2002 Silverado 1500 8 cyl. Horn used to sound sporadically when the right side of steering wheel pad was pressed but was unpredictable. Left side never worked. One day last summer while entering a parking lot, the horn went off by itself. It continued even when I pulled over and the key was...
  17. Vortec 6000 6.0L V8
    Need some help on this one. 2007.5 Z71 6.0 vortec max. I'm driving down the interstate, truck gets hot, blows coolant out off the overflow tube. Just completely covers the hole passenger side of the truck. If I'm at stoplight or fast food place to long she starts to get hot. I put it in neutral...
  18. Suspension & Steering
    I have a 2005 Chevy Silverado 1500, my buddy has a 2013 Silverado 1500 FTS lift kit crossmember he is going to give me but I’m not sure if it will fit on my truck without some kind of persuading if you know what I mean. Does anyone know it will fit or if I’ll have to weld brackets to make it...
  19. Suspension & Steering
    Hey y’all, i’ve got an 04 Silverado 1500 fleetside and was wondering what all parts i’d need to convert it from two wheel steering to quadrasteer. I know it’s more than likely gonna be a royal pita to do and not at all worth the time and effort, but from what I heard it’s pretty nifty and fun...
  20. Wheels & Tires
    I wanted to put a review out on the Kenda Clever RT tire since there aren't many reviews on this tire. I recently swapped my mud tires and went with a set of Kenda Clever RT 35X12.50R20 12 ply. Hopefully it helps anyone wondering about these tires. I will also be updating this review...
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