8V53T Detroit Diesel first start
Detroit Diesel 8V53T, (turbo just removed for test run) this is literally the first starting attempt after bringing it home, it had sat for years. Not so many 8V53 Detroits were made, and very few turbocharged ones, This is one of about four I know of.
4-53 Detroit Diesel in a '89 Chevrolet C1500
Sounds GREAT! Owner installed a two stroke 4-53 (four cylinders, 53 CID per cylinder) Detroit Diesel into their '89 Chevrolet half ton truck. Saw this at Carcraft summer nationals 2010.
pissed of 8v 53 2nd run
anothrt go at it