ATK GM Gen IV 6.0L 370CI 550HP Base LQ9-LB-1 Engine

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ATK GM Gen IV 6.0L 370CI 550HP Base LQ9-LB-1 Engine
LQ9-LB-1 ATK GM Gen IV 6.0L 370CI Engine Base 550HP
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The ATK LQ9-LB-1 GM Gen IV 6.0L 370CI 550HP Base is a crucial addition to your self-building car project. It offers a massive 550+ horsepower and more than 490 torque with a noticeable idle to be a beast on the streets. This crate engine will work perfectly with your existing components and deliver a big mid- to upper-end power.

Engine Specifications:

  • Horsepower: 550+
  • Torque: 490+
  • Block: New GM 6.0L Iron LQ9 Gen IV
  • Bore/Stroke: 4.001 x 3.622
  • Year Range: 2001-2007
  • Displacement: 365CI
  • Crankshaft: ATK Reground 3.622" Stroke Internally Balanced 24 Tooth
  • Connecting Rods: Scat 6.125" Forged I Beams with ARP 8740 Bolts
  • Pistons: Manley 2618 Forged
  • Piston Rings: Moly Rings
  • Compression Ratio: 10.0:1 Compression
  • Camshaft: Hydraulic Roller
  • Camshaft Specifications: 228/234 @50 .604/.604 112LSA
  • Camshaft Bearings: Installed & Clocked to OEM Position
  • Cylinder Heads: New LS3 Aluminum 68cc
  • Rocker Arms: OE Rocker Arms with trunion upgrade
  • Oil Galley Plugs: Installed & Sealed
  • Weight: 412

ATK specializes in muscle. With the highest quality internal parts and Dyno Proven combinations of every engine built, ATK is able to add the most bang for your buck and back it up with an industry leading warranty.

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Engine Information:

• Oil: 5W30
• Oil Filter: Wix or K&N Recommended Per Your Application
• Fuel Delivery: OE EFI System With Tune or Carb
• Intake Manifold: Factory LS3
• Fuel Injectors: 36lb for optimal Performance
• Spark Plugs: NGK #3186
• Spark Plug Gap: .035"
• Harmonic Balancer/Damper: Stock Factory Balancer Internally Balanced
• Flex Plate / Flywheel: Stock Internally Balanced
• Tuning: Needs Tune/Preferably Chassis Dyno Tune
• Timing: Set To Factory Specifications Via PCM Module (Tune Required)
• Water Pump: Per Application
• Firing Order: 1 8 7 2 6 5 4 3
• Exhaust: 1 7/8 Headers
• Fuel Pump: Upgraded
• Fuel: 91+ Octane
• Ignition: Coil Packs
• Automatic Transmission Stall Converter: 2500+


Recommended Components:

• Balancer: Stock internal balance/per application
• Intake Manifold: Stock EFI, aftermarket EFI, or carbureted intake
• Flexplate/Flywheel: Stock internal balance
• Fuel Pump: Electric per application
• Fuel Injectors: 36lb injectors
• Spark Plugs: NGK #739-TR5GP
• Spark Plug Wires: Factory
• Water Pump: Per application

Disclaimer: The parts listed are ATK’s recommendations of parts to be used to obtain our power figures listed. Power figures can vary based on parts used by the end user. It is the customer’s responsibility to verify components will work for their application. Some modifications to the vehicle may be required using these and or other aftermarket parts.

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