How much power can a stock LBZ turbo handle?
As we’ve mentioned, some LBZ and LMM pistons survive 700 or more horsepower while others bite the dust at 600.
What kind of Turbo does GM 6.6L Duramax have?
Upgrade your 2004.5-2010 GM 6.6L Duramax to the latest in turbo technology with the BD-Power 1045840 Screamer Turbo. This drop-in, stock appearing turbo delivers increased airflow without compromising low end response. Tests with the same tune and fuel quantity showed +30 wHp gains along with a decrease in peak EGT’s.
What kind of Turbo does a Duramax LBZ have?
Building on the popularity of the Stealth 64 for the LB7, the Stealth 64 VVT project has taken a stock appearing LBZ turbocharger and overhauled it to meet the demands of the Duramaxtuner team. The stock turbocharger runs out of air at about 530rwhp. It has trouble controlling egts on extended pulls past 400HP.
When did the GM Duramax variable turbo come out?
With the release of the 2004.5 LLY 6.6L Duramax, came GM’s first Variable Turbo technology, produced by Garrett. We offer direct replacement turbos from Garrett, Industrial Injection, and BD Power.
How to install a turbo on a GM Duramax?
PPE GT40R Series Turbo Installation Kit 04.5-10 6.6L GM Duramax PPE-116005000-Main 0.00 PPE (Pacific Performance Eng.) 116005000 Install a GT40R Turbo on your Duramax knowing you have all of the necessary components with the PPE GT40R Install Kit.
When did the Duramax 6.6L turbo diesel come out?
The Duramax 6.6L V8 turbo-diesel engine is nearing its 20th year of production, after debuting in 2001. Over the engine’s lifespan it has gone through 6 different engine variations: LB7, LLY, LBZ, LMM, LML, and L5P.
What kind of Turbo does a GMC Duramax use?
We offer direct replacement turbos from Garrett, Industrial Injection, and BD Power. For those looking for a more simplistic operating turbo for higher horsepower applications, we have kits to eliminate the variable vane technology in favor of a more simplistic S300 or S400 based charger.
Are there any flaws with the Duramax Turbo?
While this type of turbo is astounding in itself, there are flaws. The biggest flaw, is that with any moving part in an exhaust system of a diesel, it can get clogged with soot, especially on higher horsepower applications.
What kind of turbocharger does a GM 6.6L have?
Enhance the driving experience from your 2004.5-2010 GM 6.6L Duramax with the Fleece FPE-VNT63-STREET New 63mm VNT Cheetah Turbocharger. This brand new turbocharger is a drop-in replacement that features a 63mm FMW compressor wheel, high flow Cheetah 66mm Turbine wheel, and is 100% stock appearing.