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Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 12-18-2011, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 797
Posted By dfoisy
Vararam definitely is not good for daily driving....

Vararam definitely is not good for daily driving. I had a ton of trouble with mine not sealing the air filter to the housing and letting dirt through on the sides of the filter. Also, in an attempt...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 12-18-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 32,915
Posted By dfoisy
06, 52 miles shy of 167,000, no issues

06, 52 miles shy of 167,000, no issues
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 07-14-2011, 11:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,265
Posted By dfoisy
It really comes down to a traction and electronic...

It really comes down to a traction and electronic controlled transmission thing. I had the same issues in two previous vehicles (albeit on pavement thanks to power adders), my 00 ram and 03 crown...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 07-14-2011, 12:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By dfoisy
FYI the filter is part of the fuel pump assembly...

FYI the filter is part of the fuel pump assembly and is supposedly a non-serviceable part. However, the filter is an integrated part of the fuel pressure regulator, which just pushes into the top of...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 07-13-2011, 11:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,265
Posted By dfoisy
My guess would be the big drop from the low 1st...

My guess would be the big drop from the low 1st gear(3.0:1 or more i believe) then when it shifts to 2nd it goes to 1.67:1. Your motor drops way out of it's torque band and takes some time to catch...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-13-2011, 11:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,317
Posted By dfoisy
If your truck kicks down into 2nd after you're...

If your truck kicks down into 2nd after you're already cruising, it generally goes to 2nd "prime" which i believe is 1.50:1 versus regular 2nd gear of 1.67:1. 2nd prime also runs off of the...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-12-2011, 11:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,317
Posted By dfoisy
158000 here and still cruising...

158000 here and still cruising...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 06-28-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,831
Posted By dfoisy
Yes its as easy as unhooking your battery, About...

Yes its as easy as unhooking your battery, About 2 hours
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-26-2011, 02:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By dfoisy
Diablo vs longevity

My 06 mega has 158000 on it now with the original everything. For 156000 it was bone stock save for a drop in K&N and 180 stat. Now i've added the vararam and will be doing the exhaust, but i'm a...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-21-2011, 03:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By dfoisy
Tried calling vararam and got no answer, both...

Tried calling vararam and got no answer, both toll free and tech line. The only replacement specifically for VR(that i've found) is at summit. Its listed as being a vr filter, but is listed as a 2"...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-21-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By dfoisy
Previously i'd found a K&N that was 19.75X15.75X3...

Previously i'd found a K&N that was 19.75X15.75X3 but had written it off, thinking it was too tall. But that was the only one i'd found in the 3" height and the price it seems was comparable to the...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-20-2011, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By dfoisy
Nope. Luckily measured mine first.

Nope. Luckily measured mine first.
Forum: Exhaust 06-20-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By dfoisy
Yeah, I've seen the pics of yours. Along the...

Yeah, I've seen the pics of yours. Along the lines of the gm HDs(1000 apologies). Seeing as I've already removed the resonator and replaced with a 4.5" resonator tip and actually like the sound it...
Forum: Exhaust 06-20-2011, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 733
Posted By dfoisy
Magnaflow will lower mpgs?

Recently went to a local exhaust shop to price swapping out my stock muffler with a SI/SO magnaflow. The guy called his supplier who told him that a magnaflow on a hemi would cause a loss in mileage...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-20-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 121,845
Posted By dfoisy
So close lol!!!!!

So close lol!!!!!
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-20-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1,531
Views: 121,845
Posted By dfoisy
1500!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

1500!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-18-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By dfoisy
Vararam filter size correction

The replacement filter summit had listed for the vararam was a 2". However, measured mine this morning and it came in at 3". That's what I get for trusting internet sources without verifying. Sorry
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-17-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By dfoisy
The fram ca332 is a cabin air filter. The oval...

The fram ca332 is a cabin air filter. The oval replacement filter that will fit is ca332v. Costs around $80. The K&N is around $70. Some other ones that fit and you may or may not be able to buy...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-17-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By dfoisy
Just called oreilly auto parts. The guy claims...

Just called oreilly auto parts. The guy claims the fram is $29 so I'm headed down right now to order it. Let you guys know how this comes out
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-17-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By dfoisy
HOLY PISS!!! You guys are going to love this! ...

HOLY PISS!!! You guys are going to love this! The VR has the exact same size air filter as the ORIGINAL mopar 6 pack!!! F**K YEAH! Fram CA332, K&N E-1980, Purolator AF3359. Couldn't find the...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 06-16-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,062
Posted By dfoisy
I'm not familiar with the HEMI yet, but shorty...

I'm not familiar with the HEMI yet, but shorty headers were the last addition i made to my 2000 quadcab with the 5.9(engine-wise). I bought the gibson equal length and I gotta tell you it was far and...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-16-2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By dfoisy
For the record, the size is 19.75"X15.75"X2". K&N...

For the record, the size is 19.75"X15.75"X2". K&N make a 3" one for cheaper than the VR but it's not gonna have the clearance
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-16-2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By dfoisy
^+1 I'm glad I'm even remotely thinking like you....

^+1 I'm glad I'm even remotely thinking like you. Means I'm on the right track. The search continues...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-16-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By dfoisy
When i recieved mine it had a hole in the rear. ...

When i recieved mine it had a hole in the rear. Fairly small but a hole none the less. I'll try and contact amsoil and some other companies after i get the dimensions. A eighth inch hole leads me...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 06-15-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,077
Posted By dfoisy
Vararam air filter

Anyone know of a replacement filter that fits the Vararam kit? Specifically not the one from vararam
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