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duramax yay or nay?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Randy92782, Apr 25, 2007.

  1. Randy92782

    Randy92782 1 ton status

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    ok so i saw a show where they put a duramax in an impala. yes it was Pimp my ride..shoot me. anyhow i was thinkin what else better to do with a project then to help the environment and get good mileage too. idk just a thought. pros and cons please. i'm really thinkin bout it.
     
  2. 1977k5

    1977k5 3/4 ton status Vendor

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    They're heavy and expensive motors.

    Other than that, they make tons of power and get good mileage too.
     
  3. stoney126

    stoney126 1/2 ton status

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    The cost of the duramax and the cost to put it in would kill any mileage savings for years.
     
  4. Randy92782

    Randy92782 1 ton status

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    not real worried bout the money. it's all about helping the environment . duh lol i love what little trails we have here and would like to see more but know that'll never happen with the world today
     

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