Looking to swap your 5.3L LT truck from an automatic to a 6-speed? Or, are you looking to drop the LT-based 5.3L engine into your T-56 equipped vehicle? Either way, Lakewood has you covered!
Lakewood T56 Transmission Installation Kit for L83/L84 GM Gen-V LT
Lakewood’s latest Transmission Installation Kit allows the use of a GM T56 six-speed transmission to a GM L83 or L84 Gen-V LT engine. The kit includes a bellhousing spacer, hydraulic release bearing spacer, pilot bearing, two transmission dowels, the transmission-to-bellhousing bolts, and the hydraulic release bearing bolts. OE specs will be retained when using a single-disc clutch.
- Allows use of a GM T56 transmission with an L83-L84 engine (with outer pilot bearing position)
- Bellhousing spacer and hydraulic release bearing spacer provide OE specs if using a standard clutch
- Includes bellhousing spacer, hydraulic release bearing spacer, pilot bearing, transmission dowels x 2, transmission to bellhousing bolts X 7, hydraulic release bearing bolts X 2
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