KDD "Ready to Run" engines offer turn-key, proven reliable drop in ready performance for your Ford Super Duty truck. These ready to run engine packages take the guess work out of building your most ideal engine configuration by offering our robust longblock paired with matched turbo and injector setups for each application.
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Our Kill Devil Diesel 6.0 Powertroke engine program has proven itself with 2 back to back Diesel Power Challenege wins in 2016 and 2017 - a first, and the only times a 6.0 has won the magazine's grueling competition. We put the same innovation, technology, and dedication into every Kill Devil Diesel engine that leaves our shop.
KDD 650 hp 'Level 3' Ready to Run complete engines feature:
-100% of the same great features found in KDD longblocks (see below) plus:
-Stage 3 KC Turbo
-Warren Diesel 205/75 100% new injectors
-RCD Thumper 2 High Pressure Oil Pump
-Odawg S2R or S3R
-BD Diesel Exhaust manifolds and Up-Pipes (only available with EGR provisions)
-New Genuine Ford Motorcraft glow plugs, sensors, damper and flexplate
-KDD water pump with steel impeller (BPD Available)
-Our popular KDD O-ringed cylinder heads with Stock Plus (Stage 3 -120lb) Valve springs
-ARP 625+ Custom Age head studs (250-4205)
-Full CNC blueprint boring, decking/resurfacing, chamfer
-Each rotating assembly is fully balanced on our state of the art CWT crank balancer
-CNC torque plate honed in our Sunnen SV-15 Cylinder Hone
-Align honed mains in our new Sunnen CH-100 Line honing machine
-Original Equipment Ford Connecting Rods, new pin bushings, sized and re-checked with new rod bolts.
-New Mahle Pistons .010-.040" over.
-New OE lifters, new Ford lifter guides, ARP Crank Flange Bolts
-New OE Ford Oil Pump, OIl Cooler, Oil Pan, Damper and Flexplate/Flywheel
-New Mahle Rod, Main, and Cam Bearings
-New KDD Stock Plus/Stage 3 billet camshaft (no regrinds or welded cams)
-Assembled by hand, right here in North Carolina, with our proprietary in house modifications
-Rated at 650 hp, perfect for daily driving, frequent heavy towing, family haulers, occasional spirited driving with mild supporting upgrades.
-3 Year Unlimited mile warranty against defects in parts and workmanship.
-Engine comes with KDD specific tuning to optimize performance and efficiency of your new KDD engine
- Fully customizable to meet the needs of any application.
-Customized SCT Tuning available to make the most of your new KDD engine package
-Ask about our break-in oil packages complete with high quality Maxima break in oil, filters and oil analysis kit!
We use the parts we sell every day - all KDD engines come with our popular O-ringed cylinder heads, filled with new USA made valves and springs, as well as our proprietary bonded valve stem seals to take the abuse of high boost/back pressure without coming apart like the factory seals do. Optional upgrade to aluminum heads, as well as CNC porting. Other optional add ons include Twisted Diesel transmissions, FASS or Airdog fuel pump, KDD aluminum radiator, performance intercooler, BPD oil cooler, etc. We can mix and match parts from any engine combination to help meet your goals. A lead time does apply, as all engines are hand-built to order. Feel free to call or email us for updated lead times. Please specify engine production date, VIN number and vehicle model year in notes when purchasing.
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