How to Start a 2003 Chevrolet Diesel in the Cold?

Answer If you have a 2003 diesel Chevy, you may notice that it is harder to start in the winter time than it is in the summer. Diesel engines are infamous for being hard to start in the winter. The main r... Read More »

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1998 Chevrolet K1500 1/2 Ton 6.5 Turbo Diesel Won't Start?

GM installed the 6.5-L V8 diesel between 1992 and 2001 in pickup trucks and SUVs. This engine is still used in the military HMMWV (High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle), and is well known for... Read More »

Chevrolet Diesel Performance?

General Motors offers a diesel engine for some of its heavy-duty Chevrolet and GMC pickup trucks and large vans. As of 2010, the Duramax 6600 V-8 turbo diesel engine is used, producing some of the ... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Diesel Chevrolet Silverado?

The Silverado is a full-sized pickup truck offered by GM under the Chevrolet brand name. The truck offers a diesel engine option, which increases torque and therefore towing ability. Since the pick... Read More »

A Loss of Power on a Chevrolet Diesel 6.5 Turbo?

Diesel engines rely on compression of a mixture of air and fuel for ignition. Turbocharging makes diesel engines operate more efficiently. While turbochargers increase power and efficiency on a die... Read More »