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  1. V6 Engine & Drivetrain (2015+)
    Hello everybody, I'm new in this site and I am interested in swap my automatic transmission to a manual transmission. I have some experience in For F250SD swaps, and found some Information about the 04-14 colorados swap but never saw something about the mos recent motdels as colorado...
  2. Engine Swaps
    So, this is a word of warning based on my experience, more of a rant really... In CA, you can only put in an engine originally sold for/in CA controlled vehicles. We all kind of know that. If you take say... an LH6. And move (or buy from dealer...) all of the CA cats, manifolds, ECU, etc. And...
  3. Engine Swaps
    I have a 07 4cylinder and I’m close to hitting 300K miles and more problems keep introducing their self. I’m wondering what’s the easiest and easiest on the pocket Engine swap I can do? What all is required for said swap as well
  4. Engine Swaps
    Hi i have a 2010 colorado 4cyl with the 2wd manual transmision i am swapping the 4cyl for a ly2 a 4.8 4th gen ls with no dod or vvt i am wondering if i need a custom engine harness from cp or would a oem chevy colorado v8 engine harnesss work? Also i would like to say that i plan on keeping it...
  5. Engine Swaps
    I'm trying to make my stock gauges work on my 06 Colorado 5 Speed, I have a 4.8 V8 running off of a Terminator X ECU. So Far, I've gotten the fuel level, coolant temp and speedometer to work, but the Tachometer is going to take more work to do. I kept the crank position sensor, cam position...
  6. How-To/Tutorials/Reviews/Service Bulletins
    So I have a 2006 Crew Cab Colorado 4x4 with the 3.5. I have been trying to go through here and do some reading on what axles would be the best for doing a solid axle swap. I know that quite a few of the axles have been eliminated due to the pumpkin having to be on the right side in order to keep...
  7. For Sale
    I have a complete still bolted together 5.3 4l60, t case out of a 2009 Colorado with harness and ecm/tcm. The engine will need rebuild, has piston slap noise, transmission and t case work great. Truck has 184k, worked fine just going big power. $4000 OBO located in Washington state. 509-520-6901
  8. Engines/Performance/Tech Questions
    I want to do an LED swap on my '08 cluster but also am in the process of getting new wheels and tires, so I don't know if the PSI will be the same as what is stock for the TPMS. Because of both of these and the fact that I have 2 TPMS related warnings that never go away, I am considering...
  9. Engine Swaps
    So i have a 07 Colorado with a 3rd gen 5.3 and 4l80e was wondering if anyone has used the adjustable trans mount to avoid modifying the trans crossmember? If anyone has any other tips on how I can get this to fit right would be greatly appreciated! The Adjustable mount I found on current...
  10. Engine Swaps
    Hello, I am in the middle of putting another factory engine in my Colorado because the current engine has a cyl 5 valve problem. I have everything disconnected and unbolted that I can think of except for the bell housing bolts. There are a few that are easily accessible, but I am wondering how...
  11. Engines/Performance/Tech Questions
    Dont make fun of me lol, but I've been super curious for a while if a 2j swap would work. I wanted to swap a 6.0 but everyone and there mom has an ls swap, I can't find one person that has put a 2j in a colorado, just a 2j s10. I'm almost positive it would fit, I have a 2.8 4 banger and I've...
  12. Engine Swaps
    I have an 08 2.9 5 speed in the truck right now and it started knocking so I’m gonna swap it myself but can’t find any 2.9 motors around, how big of an ordeal is it gonna be to change it to a 3.5 and what am I gonna need, I’m already looking for a motor with complete engine harness, computer and...
  13. Engine Swaps
    Got a rod knock in my truck. It’s a 3.5 5cyl. Running 15w-40 in her to quiet her down for now. Gonna drive her till she gets worse. Then I’m thinking aboot dropping a 4.8 in it. Was wondering what I would have to do to get one in there. Will the tranny work with the 4.8. What do I need to make...
  14. Engine Swaps
    Hello, long time troller, first time poster! :welcome2: I have a 2007 single cab work truck that is basically a sloppy mechanics Colorado clone. Since my motor came with the harness, ecm, and tcm i wired it up in standalone, I spliced into the factory wiring for the gas pedal but other than that...
  15. Engine Swaps
    Good evening Members! Im completely new to these trucks, so bear with me! Went out and bought an 04 Colorado 2wd regular cab, short bed. Nothing fancy rusty rockers, check engine, seized up brakes. Didnt think much of it "Im a mechanic, Ill fix it". Got home was surprised how well the I5 ran...
  16. Engine Swaps
    Hey there, new guy here. I've been reading about V8 swaps for a while and finally decided to take a crack at one. To make it easier on myself, I waited until I could find an LH8 so that I could have the most direct swap possible. Has anyone done this exact swap before? LLV to LH8? Any pro-tips...
  17. Engine Swaps
    Hey guys, I have a 2007 Colorado with the 2.9L manual transmission and 4 wheel drive. I'm in need to replace the engine as it has low compression and rattling timing chain. I found a 3.5L engine out of a 2005 Canyon with an auto transmission and 2wd for a very good price. It comes with the...
  18. Engine Swaps
    Hello I have a 2.8 2006 GMC Canyon 5 spd which gave up on me and I am looking to do a Ls2 swap. However i been looking around and i just don't know what engine to get. I want a manual transmission (read up about the t56 6 speed) but i don't know what engines would be compatible. I know i can...
  19. Engine Swaps
    Hey guy im about to have all my stuff needed to start my swap in my newly acquired 05 canyon. The list of junk is long so i will narrow it down. Pics will come soon. 2002 tahoe 5.3 4l60e from same tahoe Current performance harness and mounts. best guys ever to work with very helpful!! speedpro...
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