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Darkknight3829 08-23-2012 05:31 PM

Darkknight3829 Mod Thread II
 
I purchased my 2010 Ram 1500 4.7L back in December of 2010.
Here is the first picture of it completely stock.
Well, here we go........

Stock Ram
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0319.jpg

1st- I sanded and painted the stock aluminum wheels with black engine enamel.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q.../moto_0269.jpg

2nd- I then added the Challenger R/T stripes. had them custom made at a local sign store. Applied them myself using a bottle of water and windex, and a flat piece of plastic to use as a squeegy.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0516.jpg

3rd- I debadged the truck using a blow-dryer, industr. adhesive remover, and a wedge to remove the emblems.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0386.jpg

4th- Added Red/Black seat covers from XR racing
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0519.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0393.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0513.jpg

5th- Purchased a dual cold air intake. Universal kit.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0047.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q.../IMAG00532.jpg

6th-removed my grill. Sanded the entire grill down. Primed it. Then laid about 3-4 coats of metallic black. Painted the logo red as well. Then clear coated everything. Also added chrome grill inserts.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0035.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0037.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0039.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0042.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/photo5.jpg

Darkknight3829 08-23-2012 05:32 PM

7th- I purchased an AirAid Cold air intake system along with a PowerAid throttle body spacer.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0223.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0226.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0228.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0231.jpg


8th- I bought the Diablo Trinity for my Programmer, also at a later date i re-routed the wires to look nice and clean. which is seen in the second photo.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0706.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/photo2-1.jpg

9th- Installed a torque converter from TCI, gave me about 2500 stall speed.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0697.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0696.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0700.jpg

I also had my exhaust muffler cut off and i replaced it with a simple piece of pipe. Its a straight through.



Here is sort of a before and after photo of the grill
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0393.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/IMAG0430.jpg

This is my BEAUT now.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/photo6.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/photo7.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/photo9.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/photo8.jpg

I'm proud to say i have done all the mods myself and have been done or installed by my own two hands. I take pride in my truck!
I am unsure of what will be next for my ram. But i know i am no where near through with it. Hope you all liked it! Work in PROGRESS!

Darkknight3829 08-23-2012 05:38 PM

TCI torque converter
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...er3829/tc1.jpg

mechanical fan delete.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...r3829/tn-2.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...nner3829/1.jpg

Superchips programmer, sold the diablo. 54+ HP with superchips
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/photo11.jpg

Drag radials.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q.../ModThread.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...modthread3.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...modthread1.jpg

Engine dress up.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...modthread2.jpg

where it was currently at
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...3829/truck.jpg

Darkknight3829 08-23-2012 05:42 PM

Installed underdrive pulley
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/Pulley.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/Pulley2.jpg

http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/stubby.jpg

Stubby sickspeed antenna
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...er3829/mod.jpg

Edge racing torque converter.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/EdgeTC.jpg

won forth at a car show! :smileup:
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...r3829/edge.jpg

Darkknight3829 08-23-2012 05:46 PM

Fog lights that i installed behind the grill.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/lights.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/lights2.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/lights5.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/lights4.jpg

Purchased a set of R/T springs and cut them to lower the rear.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...3829/drop3.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...r3829/drop.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...3829/drop2.jpg

Darkknight3829 08-23-2012 05:50 PM

Headlights with HALOS from Oracle and AAC lighting.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/oracle.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/oracle2.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/oracle3.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/oracle4.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...9/oracle10.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/oracle5.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/oracle7.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/oracle8.jpg

Darkknight3829 08-23-2012 05:56 PM

Wheels from American Racing. American BAJA
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...829/wheels.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/wheels5.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/wheels2.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...29/wheels3.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...r3829/last.jpg

replaced fog light bulbs with LED nitro blue bulbs.
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...3829/last2.jpg

Purchased 2" drop kit for the rear from GroundForce
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...3829/last3.jpg
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...3829/last6.png
http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q...3829/last5.jpg

REDRAM24 08-23-2012 06:00 PM

looks good man love those headlights

GeauxHunting 08-23-2012 06:14 PM

Looks awesome man, with all those performance mods you are doing you shoulda bought a hemi! She woud be pretty fast by now.

moparornocar72 08-23-2012 10:44 PM

Lookin good, what's next?!?!


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