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Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 12-17-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 381
Posted By latitud
Not specific to HID, but when adding a relay,...

Not specific to HID, but when adding a relay, make sure to wire in a diode across the relay coil to prevent the coil spike from feeding back into the system. Not sure if purchased kits include the...
Forum: Dodge Ram Wheels And Tires 11-20-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 522
Posted By latitud
Just to be clear....there are NO 10 ply radial...

Just to be clear....there are NO 10 ply radial light truck tires. A lot of tire dealers use the term "10 ply rated" that is an old BIAS ply tire term. Most if not ALL radial light truck tires are 2...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 11-19-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,310
Posted By latitud
I have had my predator on two vehicles (at...

I have had my predator on two vehicles (at separate times) since 2008 and have never had any issues, however I am running canned tunes.
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-19-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,551
Posted By latitud
You can't fix stupid.

You can't fix stupid.
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 09-19-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By latitud
XPel works great, been on mine since 2010 and no...

XPel works great, been on mine since 2010 and no fade. When you first apply there can be fog and air bubbles, but they all clear up. The film is about 1mm thick.
Forum: Towing 09-11-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By latitud
Enjoy the truck...but remember..once you start to...

Enjoy the truck...but remember..once you start to mod, its a never ending money battle..lol
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-10-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,430
Posted By latitud
395 maybe in the lab when developing the motor,...

395 maybe in the lab when developing the motor, but hard to put that into seat of the pants feel. My 2010 pulls a trailer fine, but doesn't feel anywhere close to 395 hp. Diablosport helps, headers...
Forum: Towing 09-10-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 717
Posted By latitud
Yes, but more dependent on how the trailer is...

Yes, but more dependent on how the trailer is loaded and how many axles on the trailer. Most of the trailer weight is carried by the trailer tires; make sure to inflate them properly. I always add...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 06-19-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,355
Posted By latitud
We are saying the same thing using different...

We are saying the same thing using different words. I have used K&N for years on many vehicles...but not on my Turbo Diesel..I used a Amsoil filter on it. I have never worried about excessive dirt...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 06-17-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,355
Posted By latitud
I run a K&N, with a few mods...add pipe...

I run a K&N, with a few mods...add pipe insulation to the top of the heat shield to seal it to the hood. I also have headers, modified throttle body, and Diablo sport tuning. I like the way it sounds...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 05-09-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,259
Posted By latitud
I run full syn. During towing, I have seen 230 to...

I run full syn. During towing, I have seen 230 to 240 on long hills, usually during extended higher RPMs.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 02-07-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,180
Posted By latitud
Just don't buy the truck with the belief you have...

Just don't buy the truck with the belief you have 395HP that you can verify. If you go to a dyno, which will calculate RWHP, be prepared to see a much lower number.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 02-06-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,180
Posted By latitud
Even so, how do you verify? And what good is HP...

Even so, how do you verify?
And what good is HP at the crank? How does that translate to real world experience? Wheel HP is the number most attribute to "real world" hp.
So to the standard user,...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 02-05-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,180
Posted By latitud
Don't expect 395hp..even though it is...

Don't expect 395hp..even though it is advertised..on the dyno, members report closer to 325 to 330 hp.
Forum: 2011 Dodge Ram Forum 01-19-2014, 11:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,083
Posted By latitud
glad it worked better than anticipated..congrats

glad it worked better than anticipated..congrats
Forum: Other Vehicle Discussion 01-15-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 145
Posted By latitud
Equus is also a gauge company...I believe even...

Equus is also a gauge company...I believe even before Hyundai named their car that. I like the car, but not for $250k...Rousch mustang is cheaper, SRT Challenger is cheaper, C7 Vette is cheaper...to...
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 01-15-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 997
Posted By latitud
Yep..two trucks and two cars. AutoCross only...

Yep..two trucks and two cars.
AutoCross only car
Daily Driver Car
2010 Ram for towing the race trailer
1993 S10 - v8 truck for fun
Nice having choices, but tax time sucks every year.
Forum: Dodge Ram MPG Zone 01-14-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,607
Posted By latitud
Makes sense, thanks for the info.

Makes sense, thanks for the info.
Forum: Dodge Ram MPG Zone 01-14-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,607
Posted By latitud
So 390HP in the documentation should show 390HP...

So 390HP in the documentation should show 390HP on the dyno? I wonder why fellow Ram owners are seeing numbers closer to 320 to 330 HP with stock trucks?
Forum: Dodge Ram MPG Zone 01-14-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,607
Posted By latitud
I work for an OEM supplier and I have previously...

I work for an OEM supplier and I have previously worked for a major Heavy Truck manufacturer. Testing a new product is completely different from sourcing manufacturing line components. For example,...
Forum: 2011 Dodge Ram Forum 01-14-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,083
Posted By latitud
The harness is also plug - n - play...no cutting;...

The harness is also plug - n - play...no cutting; just two snap in connectors to the main harness. Good luck with the fix; keep us updated.
Forum: 2011 Dodge Ram Forum 01-11-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,083
Posted By latitud
The CAN Bus is the modern day ECU..and yes it is...

The CAN Bus is the modern day ECU..and yes it is expensive to replace and yes the brake controller is connected thru it. BTW...the harness is also plug and play..no cutting. Sorry for your troubles,...
Forum: 2011 Dodge Ram Forum 01-11-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,083
Posted By latitud
why cut wires? it plugs in....maybe back fed to...

why cut wires? it plugs in....maybe back fed to the CAN bus and fried something there?
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 01-08-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,130
Posted By latitud
Sounds like normal operation to me. You may also...

Sounds like normal operation to me. You may also see 4Hi go to 2wd automatically at a given speed.

Even my AWD Subaru only goes into AWD if it detects slips.
Forum: Dodge Ram MPG Zone 01-08-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,607
Posted By latitud
If only this were true....they detune the engines...

If only this were true....they detune the engines to meet pollution requirements, they are far from tuned for optimal performance...And they way exaggerate the HP and torque numbers. So don't ever...
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