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Question about Suburban with diesel?

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by Milwaukee, Jan 22, 2011.

  1. Milwaukee

    Milwaukee 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,180

    I been look for cheap diesel truck but saw alot Suburban with diesel.

    1992-1998 with 6.5L diesel turbo. Miles range 100-250K miles.

    Would you say anything issues about 6.5L are they reliable or need baby to keep run?

    From what I heard they will go destruct when miles around 250-300K miles due weak crankshaft? How to keep that from happened?


    Only thing I would use for Tow heavy trailers like estimated around 10K lb. Would it handle no problem?

    What mpg they get average on city and highway? I check it 13-24 mpg depend how drivers handle.