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Old July 10th, 2013, 08:54 AM   #401
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So did the broken spring fall out when u took the pump out?
If I remember right it was under a set screw. So no It didn't just fall out.
But when I looked into it at the time it was a common problem for the 5.3 and the 6.0L
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Old July 10th, 2013, 09:00 AM   #402
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I was asking nick
Get your posts in sequence.

I thought it odd you would ask me.
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Old July 10th, 2013, 09:18 AM   #403
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PRV spring broke? rut rogh raggy!
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Old July 10th, 2013, 09:55 AM   #404
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Didn't you just swap the oil pan and pickup to the LS4 pan?

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Hey I just wanted to pass this on to you guys. 90% of oil pressure issues Ive found on these 6.0 engines is the O-ring between the oil pump & pickup tube..They deteriorate or sometimes are partially torn from factory ..This causes low oil pressure due to air getting pulled in with the oil..
and the same talk on pirate http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/chevy...-start-up.html
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Old July 10th, 2013, 11:00 AM   #405
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Old July 10th, 2013, 11:00 AM   #406
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I hope that's all it is.
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Old July 10th, 2013, 11:23 AM   #407
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Yep i did switch pans. And it happened right after. This seal thing would make sense
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Old July 10th, 2013, 11:28 AM   #408
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there are 3 different O Rings also for the different pickups !!
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Old July 10th, 2013, 11:34 AM   #409
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Here's the part number for the seal for the 2009 impala SS LS4. The same seal also comes with the pickup.

Seal, Oil pump 12584922
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Old July 10th, 2013, 12:00 PM   #410
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Didn't you just swap the oil pan and pickup to the LS4 pan?



and the same talk on pirate http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/chevy...-start-up.html
H'mm my 5.3 seems funnay when started after sitting. After reading the pirate link, it still seems like it would be easier to drop just the pan to replace this o-ring? Of course, that guy wanted to do a pump also. I would probably just repair the tube.
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Old July 10th, 2013, 07:21 PM   #411
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gonna hit the dealership for the right o-ring tomorrow. hoping and praying to the wheeling gods that's all it is.
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Old July 10th, 2013, 07:25 PM   #412
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Old July 11th, 2013, 05:50 PM   #413
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Old July 11th, 2013, 06:22 PM   #414
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O ring was a Weiner?
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Old July 11th, 2013, 06:26 PM   #415
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Old July 11th, 2013, 06:40 PM   #416
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I will send you the bill.
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Old July 11th, 2013, 08:15 PM   #417
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Old July 11th, 2013, 08:20 PM   #418
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well. hit up the dealership today. $8.65 later I had a new o-ring. came home and pulled the pan and sure enough. torn up o-ring. popped the new one on. bolted everything back up. dumped in some oril. psi shot right up to 50. drove around for 30 minutes and its running great.

huge thanks to everyones input and links to save me from spending a lot more money.

now onto the next issue. the ls4 oil pan I bought off ebay is leaking. right in the middle of the pan. it must have a hair line crack or something. I can wipe the pan clean. then I slowly watch it bleed thru. its kinda creepy.

bad o ring.

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Old July 11th, 2013, 09:12 PM   #419
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Great to hear Nick. (about the o-ring, not the pan)
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Old July 11th, 2013, 10:01 PM   #420
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Which o ring did you order? Stock 6.0 or the one that goes with the pan?
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