GM Truck Club
THE PREMIER CHEVY TRUCK & SUV FORUM
Founded in 2004 ~ We're the #1 Chevy Truck & SUV Forum.
Silverado & Sierra | Tahoe & Yukon | Suburban & Yukon XL | SUV & CROSSOVER
Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: Renoite

  1. #1
    Newbie shu-dog's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Reno NV by way of Orange County CA
    Posts
    8

    Default Renoite

    92 Chevy Suburban 2500 4x4 w 454

    Anyone know of a good place to update the computer? My truck is not towing for crap.

    Also what are some of you advacing the spark and timing to?

    I have new wires, rotor cap and spark plugs.

    What esle can i do to get some better performance outtah this pig??/

    Thanks
    SHU

  2. #2

    Default

    Welcome to the site! It is a little expensive, but have you looked at the Banks system? For the big block and towing Banks makes some really effective products. There are some "tuners" on this site who can possibly do your computer, also. Good luck!


    2010 Z/71 Colorado C/C
    Black 4X4 w/5.3L V8
    ===============
    2007 Winnebago Adventurer
    w/8.1L Chevy & Allison 6spd.
    Canyon Lake, Texas

  3. #3
    Legend unplugged's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    High Deserts of SoCal
    Posts
    2,554

    Default ECM programming

    The timing is controlled by the ECM. Normally you do not have control over this setting.

    A couple of things you should check out.

    From pcmforless.com

    Why should I add a 160 degree thermostat and LT-4 knock module?
    Written by PCMforless.com
    The 160 degree thermostat will run the engine cooler and will help eliminate any knocks and pings that can be associated with higher engine temperatures. The LT-4 knock module assists the PCM in eliminating false knock that is picked up from noise in the engine area that is not knock. Things such as after-market ignitions, loud exhaust, roller rockers, misadjusted rockers, wear in the valvetrain, etc... can cause false knock due to their noise. This causes timing retard and robs you of horsepower! Many Impala club members have seen 4-10 horsepower gains depending on how much false knock they were getting.
    Adding a tow/haul switch to your truck. See the info here: http://www.gmtuners.com/eprom/tow-haul.htm

    Check out the info on tuning your ECM from: http://www.akmcables.com/

    And more good info at: http://www.gmtuners.com/eprom/
    There is no way to happiness....happiness is the way.:yipi:
    http://kx6ijq.blu.livefilestore.com/y1pcOFVNH4ix1hjyGUVyXK5LRfef7qSeWzlZDorpQhIEfkZ2ZA  _vXMYypuKMJFw671uF2ZPhjez_j-atRmcjM2zQKpQi1JSsB75/burb1.JPG
    High Desert SoCal
    93 K1500 burb (personal) 350 AT 3" Lift 250K+
    02 Honda Civic LX
    Looking for a 1990's Miata for an engine swap

  4. #4
    Legend
    Eddie Z71's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Colorado Springs, CO
    Posts
    3,838
    Blog Entries
    1

    Default

    Hi, and welcome to the site!
    Eddie , 2000 Chevy Tahoe Z71 (old style)

  5. #5
    Master Mechanic
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Dallas, Texas
    Posts
    592
    Blog Entries
    1

    Default

    Welcome to the site!

    Chevy Parts
    Visit www.gmpartsclub.com for all your Chevy Parts needs. These are factory OEM GM Parts with full GM warranty (unless otherwise stated).

    Parts For: Buick / Cadillac / Chevrolet / GMC / Hummer / Oldsmobile / Pontiac / Saturn

    877-347-6220 (New Expanded Hours)
    Monday to Friday - 7 AM to 6 PM Central
    Saturday - 8 AM to 2 PM Central

  6. #6

    Default

    Welcome to the site!

    Bobby - North Carolina
    2008 4x4 5.3L V8
    6" Suspension Lift and 1.5" Body Lift
    20x9 Ballistic Jesters w/35" Toyo Open Country MT's & 1.5" rear wheel spacers
    4:56 Yukon Gears
    Hypertech Speedometer Calibrator
    Baja style bed mount spare tire carrier
    Flowmaster 40 series dual exhaust
    Recon Smoked LED tails/3rd brake lights/black projectors w/switchback LED's in the corners
    N-Fab Nerf Steps
    K&N CAI
    No Fear Pedals
    Tint, Line-X bedliner, Window visors, Rear wheel well liners
    Painted front grill, bow ties and door badges, de-"lettered" tailgate
    Powder coated front and rear bumpers

  7. #7

    Default

    Welcome to the site!
    Scott

    ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

    '94 Chevy Suburban K1500
    3" exhaust w/ aero turbine non-baffled muffler
    CFM Technologies TB spacer
    CB w/ 44" whip antenna


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
  •