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This is a discussion on ls2 rumor within the GTO forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; wel ive heard a few romurs to the short lived ls2 that they had reliability issues...any one care to clarify ...

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    wel ive heard a few romurs to the short lived ls2 that they had reliability issues...any one care to clarify some of this for me?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jjc239 View Post
    wel ive heard a few rumours to the short lived ls2 that they had reliability issues...any one care to clarify some of this for me?
    Such as?

    The only consistent rumour thing I heard was #6 Rod/Crank Bearing.

    But it doesn't seem to happen to all of them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by transamtom View Post
    Such as?

    The only consistent rumour thing I heard was #6 Rod/Crank Bearing.

    But it doesn't seem to happen to all of them.
    I have heard of that and the number 6 piston chipping.


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    i heard that the lifters eat the cam... was just curious to the reson why it was replaced so quickly with the ls3

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    Was probably cheaper to just redesign the engine rather than put money into recalls/campaigns/rebuilds.

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