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Forum: Newbie Checkin! 11-30-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 607
Posted By OldMoparMan63
1996-2001 trans for the 5.2/5.9 is the 46RE. ...

1996-2001 trans for the 5.2/5.9 is the 46RE.

I believe the difference between the 5.2 and the 5.9 is that the 5.9 has a weighted flexplate, and the 5.2 does not. (Neutrally balanced)

As long...
Forum: Oil Change 11-30-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,271
Posted By OldMoparMan63
My truck always runs better after an oil change...

My truck always runs better after an oil change and a good cleaning.....:smileup:
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 11-30-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,333
Posted By OldMoparMan63
That's the payment you'd get financing about...

That's the payment you'd get financing about $17,000.00 ($320/mo at 5% int)

http://www.bankrate.com/calculators/auto/auto-loan-calculator.aspx

You'll need $5000-10,000 down to get in that...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 11-30-2010, 02:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 803
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Make sure the fuse you pull is the fuse marked...

Make sure the fuse you pull is the fuse marked for the ECU, and not anything else.....

It won't work, if you yank the horn fuse.....:smileup:
Forum: Oil Change 11-30-2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,271
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Synthetic oil has a higher sheering resistance...

Synthetic oil has a higher sheering resistance then Dino oil, which means it will lubricate longer and not break down as fast.

Synthetic oil also stays thin in colder weather, unlike Dino oil, so...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 11-30-2010, 06:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 803
Posted By OldMoparMan63
For my 2002 Ram, the steps were: Pull fuse...

For my 2002 Ram, the steps were:

Pull fuse #19 under hood in the black, "L" shaped fuse block with the screw on the top.

Sit in truck, close door and put seatbelt on.

Turn key to "ON"...
Forum: 2010 Dodge Ram Forum 11-29-2010, 12:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,135
Posted By OldMoparMan63
If it's any consolation, they look good..........

If it's any consolation, they look good..........
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Interior and Exterior Lighting 11-29-2010, 07:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 414
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Looks like they're going to dodgemannc2008. ...

Looks like they're going to dodgemannc2008.

Enjoy!!
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Interior and Exterior Lighting 11-29-2010, 06:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Took a cell pic this morning, while getting...

Took a cell pic this morning, while getting coffee....

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v364/lucygoose1999/foglamps.jpg
Forum: Dodge Ram Wheels And Tires 11-28-2010, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,758
Posted By OldMoparMan63
"Mechanics" that tighten lug nuts with an air gun...

"Mechanics" that tighten lug nuts with an air gun and no torque wrench or "Torque Sticks" on their guns are hacks.:i_rolleyes:

In this day and age, it takes very little to warp rotors by over...
Forum: 2011 Dodge Ram Forum 11-28-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,150
Posted By OldMoparMan63
More important then HOW you drive it, is changing...

More important then HOW you drive it, is changing the oil and filter at the proper intervals and getting the "break in" oil out, with all the tiny metal shavings that are in it from rings wearing...
Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 11-28-2010, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,197
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Agreed. You can have a 17" wheel and a 20"...

Agreed. You can have a 17" wheel and a 20" wheel, and with the appropriate tire size, they can both be the same height, when mounted.

However, a 20" wheel may have more rotating mass due to more...
Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 11-28-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,197
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Disregard. You checked the likely places.

Disregard. You checked the likely places.
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 11-28-2010, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By OldMoparMan63
I've not seen a knocking "issue" with 4.7's that...

I've not seen a knocking "issue" with 4.7's that weren't due to being beaten, or regular service.
Forum: Custom Chassis - Drive Line - Suspension - Wheels and Tires - LIFTING - Dodge Ram 4x4, 2x4 11-27-2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By OldMoparMan63
The biggest thing that is changed with the...

The biggest thing that is changed with the leveling kit is toe-in/out, not to mention camber. If you have worn tires now, they'll wear quicker, and there's a possibility the truck will pull to one...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Interior and Exterior Lighting 11-27-2010, 12:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 414
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Tailight covers-FREE

Tailight accent covers.

You can see them here. Not broken, but you'll need to get double-sided tape to install them. Truck is a 2002. May fit other years as well. You pay $10 shipping, ($10...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Interior and Exterior Lighting 11-27-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By OldMoparMan63
I'll work on taking a pic for you guys......

I'll work on taking a pic for you guys......
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Interior and Exterior Lighting 11-27-2010, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,052
Posted By OldMoparMan63
I drive 15K a year. The Paint is kinda "rubbery"...

I drive 15K a year. The Paint is kinda "rubbery" when dry, so chipping is resisted.

They shine more yellow then the dark amber that they look. Yes you can go to Michael's and get the...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-27-2010, 08:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By OldMoparMan63
I will just echo, what others have said.....No. ...

I will just echo, what others have said.....No. Overheating and lack of powersteering are just two issues. It wouls suck to have an accident for the lack of a $60 belt.
Forum: Suspension 11-23-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,541
Posted By OldMoparMan63
I know DC saved money by not including grease...

I know DC saved money by not including grease fittings, but considering how many balljoints and tie rods that were replaced under waranty/extended warranty, you'da think they would have benefited by...
Forum: Custom Chassis - Drive Line - Suspension - Wheels and Tires - LIFTING - Dodge Ram 4x4, 2x4 11-23-2010, 10:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,330
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Truck parts porn........:D

Truck parts porn........:D
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 11-23-2010, 10:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 770
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Or smelled so good............

Or smelled so good............
Forum: Dodge Ram 4x4 - Offroad Discussion 11-23-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,248
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Depends.... Tire size? In town only? ...

Depends....

Tire size?

In town only?

Highway?

On the highway....not great.
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-23-2010, 09:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,881
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Well....the clips breaking are a two-fold issue. ...

Well....the clips breaking are a two-fold issue. Without the 4 working, unbroken clips, the clutch pak is allowed to move, and the clutch plates can prematurely wear.

As well....unless the gear...
Forum: Suspension 11-23-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,541
Posted By OldMoparMan63
Mopar OEM tie rods and ball joints aren't...

Mopar OEM tie rods and ball joints aren't servicable, hence their early failure rate. My balljoints were replaced at 42K.

Moog makes parts that come with grease fittings and last longer then OEM....
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