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briansansone 07-05-2012 10:18 PM

breaking in my new engine
 
title says it all.
How do I break in my chevy 4.3 vortec ( 2001 with direct fuel injection update ).

cobalt327 07-06-2012 12:25 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by briansansone (Post 1571262)
title says it all.
How do I break in my chevy 4.3 vortec ( 2001 with direct fuel injection update ).

An article on rebuilt engine start-up is here. You have roller lifters, so you can skip the 20-30 minute break in at 2000-plus rpm because a roller cam/lifters do not require breaking in like flat tappet cams and lifters.

briansansone 07-08-2012 05:56 PM

Thanks!

-Brian


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