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I need to replace the oil pump in my 2205 GMC "" 5.8 high…

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I need to replace...

I need to replace the oil pump in my 2205 GMC "B" 5.8 high mileage, I am considering replacing the timing chain while I'm in there. How do I do this?

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles on the car? How responsive has your car been lately?

187,700+ miles. responds good, but I have an oil pressure problems.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your GMC?

2205 extended cab, sle, "B" l33.

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Cab?

That is L33.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Cab yourself? What have you tried so far?

I'm considering that. I have had mechanic check oil pressure

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Not that I think of now.

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: GMC
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
More specifically, how do I get the chain off the cam sprocket and the crank sprocket without removing them, or do I have to remove and replace them?
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GMC Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 6 months ago
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Hi, I am Mike, welcome. I'm reviewing your question.

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GMC Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 6 months ago

You said 2205 twice. Is this a 2005?

What model is a B?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
B is the engine vin id designation. Yes, 2005. Sorry bout that!
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I think that I have figured out the answer to my own question while waiting on your answer.
GMC Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 6 months ago

ok

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GMC Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 6 months ago

By the way the B is a 5.3l, not a 5.8l.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
My typing skills are not showing up too good today. One wrong letter can make a big difference.
GMC Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 6 months ago

If you still need help, I need the model.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
sierra sle
GMC Mechanic: Mike S., ASE Certified Technician replied 6 months ago

i thought you said you figured out?

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