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Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 12-08-2013, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 928
Posted By skytop
Yawn.... As much as I like the RAM, everything...

Yawn....
As much as I like the RAM, everything the automotive magazines publish is designed and paid for by advertisers. There is NO honesty or authenticity in the media. Don't be gullible and don't...
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 12-08-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,067
Posted By skytop
You should not rev engine to 4,000 rpm's and drop...

You should not rev engine to 4,000 rpm's and drop it into gear. Not good.
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-08-2013, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 667
Posted By skytop
Many years ago, pick up trucks were only work...

Many years ago, pick up trucks were only work vehicles. That meant no fancy options like A/C. Only democrat politians giving speeches for the poor had A/C in their trucks. Anyway, most all trucks of...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-08-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,613
Posted By skytop
If you are getting 13 mpg it is not working. If...

If you are getting 13 mpg it is not working. If you are getting 17 mpg, it is working.

When it is working, you can noticeably feel the drag through the transmission as you coast to slow down....
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-08-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,618
Posted By skytop
Ram in for fourth major warranty service repair....

Ram in for fourth major warranty service repair. Now driving a Dodge Dart loaner vehicle. Unfortunately, I cannot carry 12' long lumber in the trunk of the Dart. So I am S.O.L. until my Ram hopefully...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-08-2013, 11:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 741
Posted By skytop
I had to use 220 wet and dry sandpaper to sand...

I had to use 220 wet and dry sandpaper to sand down all the razor sharp edges of the center console to stop the skin cuts I was getting when buckling seat belts and reaching into console. Also the...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-07-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 748
Posted By skytop
Wow! I had a '64 white Dart convertible that had...

Wow! I had a '64 white Dart convertible that had a neat factory Hurst 'performance' package. It had a four-speed manual transmission called the A-833. It was shifted via a chrome Hurst shifter. There...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-06-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 748
Posted By skytop
Ram in for 1 week repair. Driving a real nice Dodge Dart now

My Ram is in for some serious warranty repairs taking a full week.

I am driving a loaner Dodge Dart now. It is an amazing little car. Interestingly, it has many of the Ram deluxe features but in...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,448
Posted By skytop
Good choice! Enjoy and work that bad boy.

Good choice! Enjoy and work that bad boy.
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,348
Posted By skytop
Can't understand how Ram puts the 5.7L in the big...

Can't understand how Ram puts the 5.7L in the big and heavy 2500 and 3500 trucks. That 5.7L is a nice 'lil engine but it is seriously taxed in the heavy Ram truck.
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 12-02-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By skytop
The scratch went through the color coat which is...

The scratch went through the color coat which is extremely thin. No polishing can improve what is not present any longer.
You can try the color paints that are on the market. They are very thin...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,644
Posted By skytop
I wanted the skid plates on my Ltd, but they were...

I wanted the skid plates on my Ltd, but they were not available. Please post part numbers when you obtain them. Thanks.

The suggestion of giving your VIN to your dealer for the part numbers is...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By skytop
Build your own? First you need about 2000 pounds...

Build your own? First you need about 2000 pounds of steel and a couple gallons of paint. Do you know how to form fenders with an English wheel?
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,490
Posted By skytop
Followed your directions, no soap. Repeated just...

Followed your directions, no soap. Repeated just as you stated 5X but it does not stop chime.
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By skytop
Here 'ya go. This is the Ram 2014 alternator...

Here 'ya go. This is the Ram 2014 alternator output curve. It shows temperature coefficient as well. At high RPM's, the 160 amp alternator delivers around 150 amps.
At normal highway driving RPM...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,490
Posted By skytop
Statistically, most accidents occur within 1 mile...

Statistically, most accidents occur within 1 mile of home.
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-02-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,795
Posted By skytop
Relax. The 14 day, 1400 mile warranty has got you...

Relax. The 14 day, 1400 mile warranty has got you covered. Perhaps there is a dead cell in your battery.
A vehicle that won't start and leaves you stranded is the absolute worst event.
Sorry to...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-01-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By skytop
Made a 450 mile trip through the very late PM to...

Made a 450 mile trip through the very late PM to AM Thanksgiving evening. The interstate was almost completely empty and every fuel stop was closed. (I thank the 32 gallon fuel tank which I filled up...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-01-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 770
Posted By skytop
Traffic info on GPS provides totally out of date

The GPS traffic information feature is virtually useless. The traffic data reported is 100% inaccurate and old.

The GPS guidance reacts to the inaccurate traffic data by providing an alternate...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-25-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,852
Posted By skytop
O.K. just for the expected doubting Thomas'....I...

O.K. just for the expected doubting Thomas'....I will say this again from a much earlier post.

The dealer had me drive a number of new Ram trucks with a technician at the dealer when I reported...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-25-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By skytop
You can call A.R.E 800-649-4273 or an authorized...

You can call A.R.E 800-649-4273 or an authorized dealer and they will provide you with the definitive answer.
Or, you might look on their website and look up the topper for a 2011 and then a 2013...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-25-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,348
Posted By skytop
Seeing lots of 6.4L TV ads now. "Best in class...

Seeing lots of 6.4L TV ads now. "Best in class towing" is the mantra.
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-24-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,852
Posted By skytop
I am not debating anyone who states they have no...

I am not debating anyone who states they have no noise. The wind noise is present whether you admit to it or not. The Tow Mirror turbulence is a major irritatioin to me and Ram acknowledges the...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-24-2013, 04:28 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 26,076
Posted By skytop
Transmission tech at Ram states much of what you...

Transmission tech at Ram states much of what you are feeling during downshifting is due to the engine being in cylinder deactivation mode. Get used to it as it is a characteristic of the new...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-24-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 536
Posted By skytop
Be sure to carefully inspect your truck before...

Be sure to carefully inspect your truck before taking it looking for small dents and dings originating from the INSIDE of the sheet metal. The factory has become very sloppy in their handling of...
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