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  1. JTWard attached a file to the thread 5.7 Small Block idling ! Looking to smooth it out ?.

    [ATTACH] That has been our problem, the shorty headers flange connection with the ' Y ' pipe is right at the upper frame. You can't...

    SANY0659.JPG Oct 20, 2017 at 6:32 PM
  2. JTWard liked MikeG's post in the thread 5.7 Small Block idling ! Looking to smooth it out ?.

    I definitely understand that. With it being 4wd if you can find "shorty" headers that would probably be the best overall fitment. I've...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 6:27 PM
  3. JTWard replied to the thread 4L80E trouble.

    Excellent decision Matt D, and that what I was trying to put out there. You can go summit racing for a trans kit, and they have a tech...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 4:19 PM
  4. JTWard liked Matt D's post in the thread 4L80E trouble.

    JT- I am going to try the springs first, I really don’t have anything to lose. If that doesn’t work I will look at bringing it to...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 4:08 PM
  5. JTWard replied to the thread 4L80E trouble.

    Yes, but the valve body needs inspection to make sure there isn't any binding in the shift valves. The valve body is the heart of the...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 8:19 AM
  6. JTWard liked gmctrucks's post in the thread 4L80E trouble.

    My opinion is a lot of Trans shop use the same old parts if they look good they will put them back on as much as I had problems with my...

    Oct 20, 2017 at 8:11 AM
  7. JTWard replied to the thread 4L80E trouble.

    OK, I'll just put my opinion out there and you can see what you think, I'd contact "Jasper ' I put one of their re-manufactured engines...

    Oct 19, 2017 at 4:30 PM
  8. JTWard liked Matt D's post in the thread 4L80E trouble.

    Yes twice! Over a three year period my truck was at the first shop at least 7 times and always had the same problem. Went to the second...

    Oct 19, 2017 at 4:17 PM
  9. JTWard replied to the thread 4L80E trouble.

    I think GREENCAMRO has hit the nail on the head. As you stated, After a couple red lights the transmission shifted through all gears....

    Oct 19, 2017 at 11:39 AM
  10. JTWard liked greencamaro1981's post in the thread 4L80E trouble.

    common problem on these for re-builders not really doing it right, 1st wrong spring on 1-2 valve not closing all the way i wiould buy a...

    Oct 19, 2017 at 11:33 AM
  11. JTWard replied to the thread 95 5.7 Oil Pressure?.

    Is this the original engine ? Dose it smoke or have any odd noises ? If the oil was changed the detergents in any modern would never...

    Oct 18, 2017 at 4:25 AM
  12. JTWard liked lonestar1128's post in the thread 95 5.7 Oil Pressure?.

    2 out of 2 sending units behaved the same, and there were a few sludge goobers in the pan when I drained it. Oil filter weighed a couple...

    Oct 18, 2017 at 4:21 AM
  13. JTWard liked gmctrucks's post in the thread Truck will not start at all..

    [MEDIA] This same thing can happen to our older trucks it did to mine

    Oct 17, 2017 at 4:16 PM
  14. JTWard replied to the thread Truck will not start at all..

    Stand in front of your truck, have someone turn on the headlights, then try to start the engine, If the lights dim or go out you have a...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 10:32 AM
  15. JTWard liked lonestar1128's post in the thread Truck will not start at all..

    Can also clean battery terminals and cable ends with a wire brush and check that battery cells are full. Should be enough water in each...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 10:26 AM