Yes, I believe that was the first year for the "spider".
It is on the driver's side head by the back spark plug.
The water pump on a Chevy Blazer 4.3l is on the front of the engine. The Fan and fan shroud will have to be removed to gain access.
There are 6 bolts that hold the trans. to the engine block.
41-47 psi, engine off, fuel pump running.
YES, However, the heads are different on the 1996. they are the most sought after Vortex heads..everything will bolt right up and run great.
Yes, the last year for throttle body injection for Chevy was in 1995, I believe.
underneath the engine PS. that's where the oil drain plug is also
You can replace them in any order. Just do not forget which plug wire goes to which cylinder.. The engine is a 4.3
The Vortec Motor hasn't changed sence it came out. it will fit perfectly.
Yes it does, Just follow the top radiator hose to were it clamps onto the engine. That will be the thermostat housing, it has 2 bolts holding it to the engine, remove that housing and the thermostat will be under there.
one of your problems could be in the injectors they maybe putting to much fuel.
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block and heads are the same but not the computers
what are you bypassing
Try a search for vortec engines
Passenger side, side of cylinder head next to sparkplug, single wire sensor, needs offset 13/16 wrench to remove.
It has a chain and not a belt. No maintenance required.
The oil pressure sensor on a 5.7 GMC vortex engine is located next to the distributor. This will be towards the back of the engine block on the right hand side.
4.3 liter vortex motor holds 18 gal.