6.0 Swap...is it worth it? - Truck Forums

General Motors Tech Chevy tech talk within.

6.0 Swap...is it worth it?

  #1  
Old 02-01-2018, 12:11 AM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 63
Default 6.0 Swap...is it worth it?

Alright, I currently have an '06 1500 with that garbage 4.3. It's been giving me hell lately and the truck is paid off. I have been thinking about a 6.0 swap, mostly because I'm so tired of having a truck with no power and the inability to pass on the highway.

So...two major questions:

Is the swap worth it? I figure the motor will run me $5-6K and another $1k and change for all the peripherals.

Is this a straight bolt-on? I imagine I'll have to move motor mounts, but I can't think of anything else that would be an issue.


Lt me know what y'all think.
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
thecure
Classic Trucks
5
07-16-2010 10:42 AM
benpfeil
Chevy Silverado/ GMC Sierra Forum
1
05-02-2007 02:50 AM
Regal105
Chevy Silverado/ GMC Sierra Forum
18
04-10-2007 01:20 AM
yannawiled
Off Topic
0
01-22-2007 02:07 AM
beefeater
Off Topic
0
12-25-2006 01:57 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: 6.0 Swap...is it worth it?


Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.