GM Truck Club
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 10 of 10

Thread: Texas Newbie

  1. #1

    Default Texas Newbie

    Hey ya'll, Bill here just bought a 90 2500 'Burban looking for tips to mod it, and more people to BS with talk to ya soon

  2. #2

    dwill3015's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Yacolt, Washington
    Blog Entries


    Welcome to the site!
    Washington State
    2006 Silverado 2500HD LT3 4X4 CC SB Duramax LBZ
    Tuff Country 6" lift, 35" Toyo M/T's on 20" Ultra Peacemaker wheels, Quadzilla Stealth2 programmer, Diamond Eye 5" cat-back exhaust, factory Special order color Yellow.

  3. #3


    Welcome in. What goals do you have in mind for modification? My personal "favorite" mods are differential traction aids to more effectively put the power being generated to the road surface (whatever that might be). For me, the 2.73 gear reduction at the tcase (in 4L) provides all the power I need, so I don't usually need engine mods.
    '98 K1500 Suburban LS 5.7 L 4L60E NV246 ARB
    '92 Ford Explorer XLT 4x4 4.0 L A4LD BW13-54 Trac-loc rear
    "My toys were the greasy cogs and springs and pistons that lay around all over the place, and these, I can promise you, were far more fun to play with than most of the plastic rubbish children are given nowadays." Danny in Roald Dahl's Danny The Champion of the World

  4. #4


    to the site. Lets see some pictures of it.
    1987 GMC Sierra Classic 5.7TBI

  5. #5


    welcome to the forum!

    2009 GMC Sierra Denali AWD

  6. #6


    You should do twin blowers and quad turbo's like I saw on this MAC Truck. Then maybe a 24'' lift on some huge monster truck tires and paint it like the Grave Digger. Hey, I'm just sayin... I cant be the only one thinking it.


    06' Silverado Crew Cab 1500
    Volant Air Intake, 3 Chamber Flowmaster,
    3' pipes dumped before the rear axle,
    20' MOTO METAL Wheels, Loud Loud System!!
    and a Semper Fi sticker on the back.

    And much more to come...

  7. #7


    Had to look up Slidell, TX on the map!

    10 Chevy Traverse LT AWD
    02 Chevy Trailblazer LS (110K+ miles - loaded except for 4WD - WRECKED!)
    99 Chevy Cavalier LS (105K+ miles - commuter car)
    78 Chevy Suburban Silverado (454, 3/4 ton)
    62 GMC 3/4 ton Pickup (350 police interceptor)

    Remember: Search Before Posting | Fill out Your Profile & Signature
    * I've been saying for years that I was going to change my username, and I finally did.

  8. #8


    Slidell is just a stop sign, east of Decatur, north of Fort Worth.

    I'm thinking a diesel conversion, Cummins to be exact. Checked them all out, and the inline 6 seems to be the best on the market. Sorry Duramax fans I ain't runnin no Jap motor in my truck, I bought American and plan on keeping it that way.

    I'll get some pics up just as soon as I get a new camera.

    Thanks for the welcome, I'm a Mopar guy at heart, owned a couple 73 Challengers, couple of Satellite Sebrings, 2 Fury's, a few Dodge trucks and other misc cars. I bought the 'Burb cause it's big and I need room for my 3 kids. It'll also be a nice tow rig for my 68 Cuda (presently not running, only reason it's being towed BTW, I don't condone towing driveable cars no matter their value) and boat I plan on buying in the next year or 2

    I do have a pic of the Cuda though

  9. #9


    Welcome to the Site Bill!

  10. #10

    Davandy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Haasdonk Belgium


    Welcome to the site
    Peter Smet
    Haasdonk, Belgium

Similar Threads

  1. Newbie from Texas
    By sallison in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 8
    Last: 11-02-2009, 10:04 AM
  2. yet another newbie from texas
    By jfcastillo20 in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 8
    Last: 09-29-2009, 01:39 PM
  3. Another newbie from Texas
    By 91Burb in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 7
    Last: 09-25-2009, 03:37 PM
  4. Newbie from West Texas!
    By 87'vette in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 10
    Last: 04-23-2009, 05:06 PM
  5. Newbie from Texas
    By 90 Regency Conversion 4x4 in forum Member Introductions
    Replies: 24
    Last: 12-10-2007, 12:51 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts