What is a Vortec V6 engine?

Answer General Motors designed the Chevrolet Vortec line of engines for trucks and sport utility vehicles that need performance along with reliability and durability. The V6 is used in compact pickups, sp... Read More »

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What Is a Vortec V-6 Engine?

The Vortec V-6 engine is a trademarked name given to an engine model produced by General Motors displacing 4.3 L, or 262ci (cubic inches). The "Vortec" moniker references cylinder head airflow tech... Read More »

Vortec 454 Engine Specs?

The Vortec 454, also referred to as the Vortec 7400, was designed as a big-block engine for light-duty trucks. General Motors manufactured this engine in 1996, but upgraded to a different model eng... Read More »

My 350 Chevy Vortec Engine Won't Start?

The Chevy 350 Vortec engine is found in different models of trucks. If you can't get your 350 to start, there are a few things that you can look at before you take it to a mechanic. The battery is ... Read More »

Specifications for a Vortec 4200 Engine?

General Motors first released the 4200 Vortec for the 2002 model year. This engine earned the "Wards 10 Best Engine Award" in 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2005. The 4200 was eliminated, along with the vehi... Read More »