6.0L Engine Swap in a 1982 Chevy K5 Blazer Photo Gallery
7. The LQ9 was prepped for the LS transplant. The engine was cleaned and upgraded with a camshaft and valve springs from an ‘04 LS6 Corvette. The engine also used the stronger LS2 timing chain and a GM high-volume oil pump. These mods will easily add 30 hp to the engine.