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  1. WTB: Colorado/Canyon 4x4 V8

    Want to Buy
    I'm looking to buy a crew cab Colorado or Canyon 4x4 automatic with the 5.3L V8. I believe these were made from 2009 - 2012. It needs to have A/C and cruise control and prefer cloth interior. 100k miles or less preferred but higher miles would be considered depending on the condition. Since I...
  2. Gen1- 5.3L V8 Colorado OEM Intake (New) (AZ) - $80

    For Sale
    I have a brand new OEM intake that was pulled from my Colorado with 13 miles on it. The intake has been garage kept ever since and is in brand new condition. Given it's size I'm hoping to find a new home for it locally. I'm looking or $80 OBO
  3. GM 5.3L Oil Consumption Lawsuit Filed in Minnesota

    Colorado & Canyon News and Press Releases
    GM 5.3L OIL CONSUMPTION LAWSUIT FILED IN MINNESOTA Oil allegedly enters the combustion chambers of 5.3-Liter V8 Vortec 5300 engines. By David A. Wood, CarComplaints.com December 15, 2016 — A GM 5.3L engine oil consumption lawsuit alleges numerous 2010-2013 General Motors trucks and SUVs...
  4. Fuel supply system (lh8/5.3l); (lh8/5.3l)(2nd des); (lh9/5.3p)

    Fuel Injection
    FUEL SUPPLY SYSTEM (LH8/5.3L); (LH8/5.3L)(2ND DES); (LH9/5.3P) Drivelines: 2WD; 4WD; CHP: "OFF ROAD" CHASSIS PACKAGE 'OFF ROAD' CHAS PKG(Z71); CHASSIS PACKAGE,INCREASED CAPACITY CHAS PKG(Z85); OFF ROAD SUSPENSION PACKAGE OFF ROAD SUSP PKG(ZM6); SPORT CHASSIS PACKAGE SPORT CHAS PKG(ZQ8) ENG...
  5. Throttle body (lh8/5.3l); (lh9/5.3p)

    Throttle Body
    THROTTLE BODY (L20/4.8A,LFT/5.3N,LMG/5.3-0,LC9/5.3-3,L96/6.0G,LZ1/6.0J); (L20/4.8A,LMF/5.3-4,L96/6.0G); (L20/4.8A,LMF/5.3-4,L96/6.0G,LC8/6.0B); (L20/4.8A,LMG/5.3-0,LC9/5.3-3,L96/6.0G,LZ1/6.0J,LY6/6.0K); (L94/6.2F,L9H/6.2-2); (L94/6.2F,L9H/6.2-2,LC8/6.0B); (L94/6.2F,LC8/6.0B); (L9H/6.2-2)...
  6. Radiator mounting & related parts (lh8/5.3l); (lh9/5.3p)

    Radiator
    RADIATOR MOUNTING & RELATED PARTS (LH8/5.3L); (LH9/5.3P) Drivelines: 2WD; 4WD; ENG: ENGINE GAS, 8 CYL, 5.3L, SFI , E85 MAX, ALUM, GM 5.3 (LH9) TRN: TRANSMISSION,AUTOMATIC 4 SPEED,4L60E,ELECTRONIC 4-SPD AUTO TRANS(M30) 2009 Chevrolet COLORADO EXT CAB RADIATOR MOUNTING & RELATED PARTS
  7. 2009+ Engine Controls and Fuel Schematics

    Schematics
    2009+ Engine Controls and Fuel 2.9L Schematics 2009+ Engine Controls and Fuel 3.7L Schematics 2009+ Engine Controls and Fuel 5.3L Schematics
  8. Air intake system (lh8/5.3l); (lh8/5.3l)(1st des)

    Air Filter
    AIR INTAKE SYSTEM (LH8/5.3L); (LH8/5.3L)(1ST DES) Drivelines: 2WD; 4WD; ENG: ENGINE GAS, 8 CYL, 5.3L, SFI, ALUM, HO, GM 5.3-L(LH8) PTS: PT DRESS SUBASSEMBLY INSTALLED (MODULAR OPTIMIZATION METHOD ONLY) PLANT OPERATION(JJA) AIR INTAKE SYSTEM. Fits: 2009 Chevrolet COLORADO EXT CAB | Nalley...
  9. Air intake system (lh8/5.3l)(2nd des); (lh9/5.3p)

    Air Filter
    AIR INTAKE SYSTEM (LH8/5.3L)(2ND DES); (LH9/5.3P) Drivelines: 2WD; 4WD; ENG: ENGINE GAS, 8 CYL, 5.3L, SFI , E85 MAX, ALUM, GM 5.3 (LH9); ENGINE GAS, 8 CYL, 5.3L, SFI, ALUM, HO, GM 5.3-L(LH8) PTS: PT DRESS SUBASSEMBLY INSTALLED (MODULAR OPTIMIZATION METHOD ONLY) PLANT OPERATION(JJA) VEA...
  10. A/c refrigeration system

    Compressor
    (LH8/5.3L); (LH9/5.3P) Drivelines: 2WD; 4WD; ENG: ENGINE GAS, 8 CYL, 5.3L, SFI , E85 MAX, ALUM, GM 5.3 (LH9) PTS: PT DRESS SUBASSEMBLY INSTALLED (MODULAR OPTIMIZATION METHOD ONLY) PLANT OPERATION(JJA) TRN: TRANSMISSION,AUTOMATIC 4 SPEED,4L60E,ELECTRONIC 4-SPD AUTO TRANS(M30)
  11. Need Help engine swap

    Engine Swaps
    I have a 2005 gmc Canyon with the 3.5l inline 5 and the motor is shot right now i have no money in the truck it was gave to me and i want to put a 5.3l in it its a 5sp manual trans and im really needing help with a parts list and what motors would be good from what truck or just any truck please...
  12. Latest MagnaCharger on the street

    Forced Induction
    2011 Canyon 5.3L Magnacharger 3.4" Pulley (367rwhp , 420 tq) MP TVS-1900 MagnaCharger Volant Cold Air Intake, custom tube. FlowMaster Super 44 1in/2out single sided Autometer Boost/Vacuum & Fuel Pressure Perrin Performance Steering Column Gauge Mount Build completed by...
  13. So you wanna to buy a Cold Air Intake for your 5.3L...

    V8 Engine & Drivetrain
    So I thought that I'd put a buying guide together that we could sticky for those that are shopping for a custom cool air intake (CAI) for their 5.3L truck. Let me know if I missed any and I'll update this post. All prices listed are MSRP, you'll be able to find them at a lower cost if you...
  14. 5.3L Parts/Mods/Upgrades

    I4/I5 Engine & Drivetrain
    What 5.3L specific parts/mods/upgrades are there? i didnt see any posts that where stock 5.3 specific so i figured it would be good to have one. :salute: if you have a 5.3, let us know what youve done!
  15. How To: Installing a TBSS engine cover on your 5.3L Colorado

    How-To: Miscellaneous
    Disclaimer The community here at 355nation.net urges you to please use caution and seek professional assistance when performing modifications to your vehicle. Before attempting any modification it is advised that you refer to your Colorado or Canyon service manual or contact a certified mechanic...
  16. RSHADD'S Build Journal

    Projects & Build
    Here's a photo journal of the mods that I've done to my truck since I bought it. I'll keep the new stuff at the top. Note: Most of the picture captions are clickable. Ebony Dash Bezels (04-27-2017) Luxury Door Sill Plates (04-17-2017) Clear Corners (round 2) (01/26/2017) Wicked...
  17. How-To: Flex-a-lite 180 install on '09 V8 Sport

    How-To: Performance & Maintenance
    Disclaimer The community here at 355nation.net urges you to please use caution and seek professional assistance when performing modifications to your vehicle. Before attempting any modification it is advised that you refer to your Colorado or Canyon service manual or contact a certified mechanic...
  18. *UPDATE 8-21-07* V8 Colorado Swap Guide, Links and Video's

    Engine Swaps
    V8 Colorado Swap Guide, Links and Video's These are facts learned from swaps already preformed. GTO motor mounts can be used with custom fabrication. GTO transmissions can be used and Stock transmissions can also be used by swapping the input shaft and bellhousing. The Stock Rear End seem to...
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