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Is there a recall on the 2000 5.3 engine due to piston slap?

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Where is the ignition coil on a 2000 Chevy 5.3 Liter engine?

  Answer     Each cylinder has it's own ignition coil on the 5.3. The coil is mounted on the valve cover in line with the spark plug and wire for each cylinder. V

How would you know if its piston slap?

  Answer   There is a real nice yet little known test for piston slap I'll pass along. Some test results can be mixed or ambiguous but this one is 100% and I've neve

What is a piston slap?

piston slap is when the piston inside the cylinder is somewhat smaller than the cylinder bore. when the piston moves up and down, it ends up moving side to side too. this caus

How do you quiet piston slap?

The only way to fix piston slap is to replace them. Some oil  additives will quiet them down some, there are several brands  available.

What is the cost of replacing lifters on a 2000 Chevy 5.3 engine?

Set of 8 (eight) hydraulic lifters, $155, labor 6 hours@$75/hr= $  605. There will probably more costs, intake manifold gasket, valve  cover gasket, and most shops and deale