Dmax engine vibs

dmaxbob
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Dmax engine vibs

Unread post by dmaxbob » August 20th, 2009, 11:31 am

I have a new Dmax LS-U love the truck but notice the engine vibs a lot at 2300 to 2800 rpm - any one else with this issue.

Huffy
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Unread post by Huffy » August 24th, 2009, 8:44 pm

This is the way they are I'm afraid.
Check out the Rodeo forum and you will see some issues with vibration.
Isuzu motors have never been the smoothest in the market but they are some of the longer living ones.
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Unread post by dmaxbob » August 31st, 2009, 2:06 pm

Thanks Huffy - The vibs were compounded by the resonance of the Safari Snorkel - now mostly fixed - the inclusion of a internal filter sock also helps heaps.

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Unread post by lovey90 » September 15th, 2009, 9:50 pm

the DMAX doesn't have the same engine as the rodeo, isuzu left holden with the old engine, but yes is a slight vib in ours too. is your a diesel?

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Unread post by MaDDmax » November 8th, 2009, 2:43 pm

I also have fitted the Safari snorkel to my LS-U Dmax and have the vibration at 2200rpm and 2500rpm. Where did you get the internal filter sock and did you find anything else that helped?

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Unread post by ozywagon » August 7th, 2010, 7:45 pm

i only have the vibration at 115-130 in 5 th gear. i can feel it through the clutch pedal.
not a bad vibation and can hear a hhhmmmmm

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