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EcoTec3 lv3 4.3 l v6 Vortec Crate Engine Chevy for Sale

  • Type: 4.3L Gen1e V6 (LU3)
  • Displacement: 4300cc (262 ci)
  • Engine Orientation: Longitudinal
  • Compression ratio: 9.2:1
  • Valve configuration: Overhead valves Valves per cylinder 2
  • Assembly site: Romulus, Michigan, USA
  • Valve lifters: Hydraulic roller
  • Firing order: 1 – 6 – 5 – 4 – 3 – 2
  • Bore x Stroke: 101.6 x 88.39 mm
  • Fuel system: Sequential fuel injection
  • Fuel Type: Regular unleaded

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4.3 Vortec Engine for Sale

4.3 lv3 crate engine are used for General Motors Trucks which is a big brand name of engines. It came in an advertisement for the first time in the 1985 model year 4.3 L V6. It has vortex technology used for vortex development in the combustion chamber so that fuel can be optimized. Updated Vortec Engine is known for its approximate displacement in cubic centimeters.

The EcoTec3 lv3 4.3 l v6 Vortec Crate Engine Chevy is a top of the line crate engine that can be used for a variety of different applications. It has been designed to give you maximum power and efficiency in a small package. This engine is capable of producing up to 411 horsepower and 450 lb-ft torque at 2100 rpm which means it is perfect for both on-road and off-road use.

Its types are I4, I5, I6,  V6, V8, and  5000, etc.

The 4.3 lv3 crate engine gains popularity in the 90s when it widely found in trucks, cars, and SUVs like the  Chevy Astro, Blazer, Sierra, Silverado, etc. Some of the manufacturers remanufactured this 4.3 Vortec Engine but they assured you the same original specifications and certified that. They add parts to the engine for longevity.

lv3 crate engine for sale is available at a discounted price. In the market, this 4.3 is the biggest seller. This 4.3 Vortec engine is the best replacement and has a high demand. There are many websites which have prices with its discounted rate and specifications. This engine is useful in various vehicles like trucks, vans, blazers with its V6  variant.

The  4.3 Vortec series manufactured here and accommodate all Chevrolet technologies without any updation in its components. By the use of Dyno testing, the manufacturer of this 4.3 Vortec engine assured that the equipment is OEM quality.

The third generation of the engine was called for in Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Avalanche, Express, Silverado, Tahoe, Trailblazer, etc. The fourth generation of the engine offered the above applications.

The fourth generation started in 2005, which offered active fuel management. All versions like LY5, LMG, and LC9 had small blocks. All these were introduced in the year 2007.  The modified version was LH8 which was installed in the H3 and small truck. All these have a powerful capacity for large vehicles with better fuel economy.

Compatible Cars:

The EcoTec3 LV3 4.3L V6 Vortec Crate Engine is designed to fit a wide range of Chevy vehicles. It is an ideal choice for Chevy Silverado 1500, GMC Sierra 1500, and Chevy Express models. Its versatile design also makes it compatible with various other vehicles, offering a significant performance upgrade.

4.3 Vortec Engine Highlights :

Cylinder block: Gen V cylinder block shares key design elements which are two with GM’s original small block V8; The stroke is 92 mm and the bore is 99.6 mm for the 4.3 L. It has a new engine mount attached, new knock sensors location, improved sealing, and oil- spray piston cooling.

Oil Spray Piston Cooling: It has eight jets in the Engine for cooling and friction-reducing oil. The oil spray reduces piston temperature, and the oil around the cylinder walls reduces noise from the pistons.

Camshaft Design: It rotates inside the engine block which is a hydraulic roller- lifter camshaft. The camshaft has a new tri-lobe to drive the engine-mounted high-pressure fuel pump for the direct injection combustion system. The 4.3L camshaft has a 12.5 mm intake/exhaust lift. 113-degree cam angle lobe separation.


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