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Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 11-22-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 120
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I believe there is a way to diagnose a clogged...

I believe there is a way to diagnose a clogged cat using a vacuum gauge. Here you go!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-jp1IIJVVk
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 11-22-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 237
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I think you all have too much money. The Dodge...

I think you all have too much money. The Dodge truck forum is becoming gentrified. LOL.
Forum: Electrical 11-20-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Good advice from the other guys. Yes, that is...

Good advice from the other guys.
Yes, that is a ground issue. Did you verify that the bed-to-cab ground-strap is still there? It is on the right side. I cant say enough how important a clean...
Forum: Heating & Cooling 11-20-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 245
Posted By Lazarus Truck
You might not be building pressure. Rent the...

You might not be building pressure. Rent the rad-pressure tester from the local parts store. See if it holds pressure. Do it cold, with the engine off on the old 5.9 of yours. They can sometimes...
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 11-19-2014, 01:00 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,347
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Started my career while I was home from the Army....

Started my career while I was home from the Army. I joined as National Guard, but I took to the military lifestyle like a pig to shit. Loved it! Was in the process of transferring from ANG to...
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 11-19-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,051
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Hemilonestar, the door panels and overhead...

Hemilonestar, the door panels and overhead console are screaming to be dipped! Make it your own!
Forum: Heating & Cooling 11-18-2014, 10:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Yes, make sure they flush the system. We dont...

Yes, make sure they flush the system. We dont know if the bearing siezed, or an impeller chewed into the case. You dont want any debris in the system. Could you do it cheaper? Maybe. But...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-18-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 88
Posted By Lazarus Truck
OK, hiss under the dash is a good clue! Lets go...

OK, hiss under the dash is a good clue! Lets go basics, doe you HAVE a vacuum gauge? $10 at Harbor Freight. Get one. These were our grandfathers "scanners" of the day. Fantastic tool because...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-18-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Just my $0.02. I have been disappointed recently...

Just my $0.02. I have been disappointed recently by a number of Moog parts. I Got some Raybestos Professional-Grade front-end parts. They appeared to be of high-quality, and were made in the USA. ...
Forum: 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 11-18-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 75
Posted By Lazarus Truck
They seem to like the factory NTK's for O2...

They seem to like the factory NTK's for O2 sensors. Good prices on Amazon for them. Were the O2 sensor codes for lean or rich? Lean could be a shady fuel pump. Rich could be an ignition issue. ...
Forum: Suspension 11-15-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I just did mine with Raybestos Pro Grades. They...

I just did mine with Raybestos Pro Grades. They were made in the USA. The last Moogs I bought were made in India, and man did they wear out quick! I dont trust them anymore. When in doubt, go...
Forum: Suspension 11-15-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 268
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I have the same truck as you. Like Tot said, its...

I have the same truck as you. Like Tot said, its only at full-lock. And on mine, only when in reverse. It's a slight rub at low-speed against the lower-control-arm. It only happens in a parking...
Forum: Suspension 11-15-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 262
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I hope I'm not being too stoopid here, but why an...

I hope I'm not being too stoopid here, but why an adjustable ball-joint on a solid axle? Did you have an issue? I just did standard Raybestos Pro-Grade ones on mine. Did you have a camber or...
Forum: Heating & Cooling 11-15-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 98
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Good troubleshooting on your part so far! Well,...

Good troubleshooting on your part so far! Well, the pressure is going somewhere. Any foam in the oil-cap, dip-stick? Is the passenger floor wet? Sweet smell in the cabin? Many times it is near...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-15-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 961
Posted By Lazarus Truck
And while you are at it, here was the latest TSB...

And while you are at it, here was the latest TSB on plug wire routing to avoid misfires.
http://dodgeram.info/tsb/1998/18-48-98/18-48-98-v8.htm
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-15-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 86
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Good start Brewtus! Everyone remember that these...

Good start Brewtus! Everyone remember that these trannys fluid is checked in neutral. Not park.
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-15-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 167
Posted By Lazarus Truck
X2, the TV cable would be a great first-start. I...

X2, the TV cable would be a great first-start. I had a similar issue in my last truck, a late upshift from 3-4 I think. The research I found was an leaking "upshift-servo". I am NOT saying this is...
Forum: 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 11-15-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Sucky job. The crank-sensor is so buried that it...

Sucky job. The crank-sensor is so buried that it cant be seen. To remove the connector and test-probe it is next to impossible also. Dont let power to the coil fool you. The spark is generated...
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 11-15-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 381
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I think I have seen this before. It MIGHT be...

I think I have seen this before. It MIGHT be "cold-solders" on the back of the board. You can check around the areas of the connectors, but I think the issue that I have seen was around other areas...
Forum: Electrical 11-12-2014, 11:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I'm glad the issue is solved, but I give you even...

I'm glad the issue is solved, but I give you even more kudos for learning how to look for a battery drain! I'm an electrician, and you did the first rule of a drain, ISOLATE! Buy yourself a drink! ...
Forum: 5.9L V8 Specific Topics 11-12-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 742
Posted By Lazarus Truck
It was a very long day. But I still had it out...

It was a very long day. But I still had it out and in! Yes, there were some details left, but plugging stuff in is fun rather than work.
Forum: 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 11-12-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 73
Posted By Lazarus Truck
I just used this on something else, and...

I just used this on something else, and recommended it here. This requires a Mig-Welder. Clean the top of the bolts free of grease and rust. Find a suitable nut of the same size as the Torx-head. ...
Forum: 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 11-12-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 46
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Could this help? ...

Could this help?
http://www.dvorakmachine.com/rearmainseal.shtml
Forum: 5.2L V8 Specific Topics 11-12-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 130
Posted By Lazarus Truck
Both driving symptoms can occur with bad...

Both driving symptoms can occur with bad fuel-pump/low fuel-pressure, or clogged cat. Not saying change, but test. Either one could cause you to throw an O2 fault. Low fuel pressure would make a...
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 11-12-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,051
Posted By Lazarus Truck
These are some of the mods I did to my 97 Ram. I...

These are some of the mods I did to my 97 Ram. I had the dash-bezel dipped in a "Fall" Real-Tree-ish camo. Same with the trim pieces on the doors. I have the new "dash-cap" ready to go, but the...
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