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Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 04-19-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,098
Posted By EZStreet8
You're absolutely right Vman...it doesn't have an...

You're absolutely right Vman...it doesn't have an aluminum block, it is cast iron....which is very stable and doesn't expand or contract much, unlike aluminum. Sorry about that, I did google it to...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 04-18-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,544
Posted By EZStreet8
2013 Hemi Tune

I talked to Bully Dog yesterday and they told me they are having a hell of a time with the security on the 2013 computer. Apparently to do the tuning on the OEM computer they in essence have to hack...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 04-15-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,098
Posted By EZStreet8
Vman, Read this:...........

Vman,

Read this:........ http://www.smartsynthetics.com/articles/5w20oil.htm.....I think it will answer your questions about warranty and what AMS Oil recommends for your truck.

My biggest...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 04-12-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,098
Posted By EZStreet8
The reason I'm saying this about going to 0W-30...

The reason I'm saying this about going to 0W-30 AMS oil is because they say it is the best they have and maybe by using a 30 weight oil in your truck it will quiet a cold aluminum rotating system...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 04-12-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,098
Posted By EZStreet8
Vman, One of the first things I would...

Vman,

One of the first things I would do...(and I'm not a mechanic) is I would go and have an oil change with something like:

For better performance and protection we recommend using...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 04-11-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,098
Posted By EZStreet8
Ram Noise

Vman,

This is the sound I'm talking about on a cold start with an aluminum block engine. I just listened to your and it doesn't sound very healthy...IMO Here is another recording that sounds...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 04-11-2013, 01:59 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,098
Posted By EZStreet8
Guys, I think the culprit is the aluminum block...

Guys, I think the culprit is the aluminum block Hemi....the sound goes away after it warms up. That tells me that the aluminum block has a much higher coefficient of thermal expansion than a cast...
Forum: Oil Change 04-11-2013, 01:29 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,237
Posted By EZStreet8
Guys, do yourselves a favour and talk to Tracy...

Guys, do yourselves a favour and talk to Tracy Lewis at RX Performance, they make the best and most efficient catch can.... air/oil separator on the market and at a very reasonable price.

He...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 04-11-2013, 12:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 704
Posted By EZStreet8
In my experience I will never buy a dark coloured...

In my experience I will never buy a dark coloured car again. I bought a new triple black Corvette years ago and I hated it after a year. The car was wonderful, but I was so flippin tired from washing...
Forum: 2010 Dodge Ram Forum 04-11-2013, 12:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,441
Posted By EZStreet8
Don't forget, if you put a 4:10 gear set in and...

Don't forget, if you put a 4:10 gear set in and then go to a larger tire diameter, you don't have a 4:10 ratio anymore. You probably end up with a 3:92 or a 3:73 / 3:55 depending on how much bigger...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 04-02-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 974
Posted By EZStreet8
No Knob For Me

No GF I didn't go for the 8 speed, mainly because it's the first year for it
and I didn't want to take any chances. Plus, I really like the console shifter and I'm really not fussy on that knob...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 03-31-2013, 11:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 974
Posted By EZStreet8
I heard an automotive reviewer talking about that...

I heard an automotive reviewer talking about that very issue. Buying a truck heavier than you require costs you a heavy premium in fuel bills and ride comfort. I have a 2013 Laramie 1500 Quad Cab and...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 03-31-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 464
Posted By EZStreet8
Watch the video on Total Load Control. They are...

Watch the video on Total Load Control. They are 9" Good Year bags, good for 5000 Lbs. I think.....But they also apparently work wonders for traction and handling. They're more expensive but far more...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 03-31-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By EZStreet8
Thanks Gonefishin....I just read that thread and...

Thanks Gonefishin....I just read that thread and the last post by GTYankee says it all. I'm glad I asked the question. Now I have a clear understanding of why I'm going to buy a catch can...thanks...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 03-31-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,808
Posted By EZStreet8
Mostly logic.....I ordered a Quad Cab because...

Mostly logic.....I ordered a Quad Cab because there is usually only my son and I or my wife and myself in the truck now. I bought the truck mainly for doing home reno projects, so I wanted more bed...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 03-31-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,986
Posted By EZStreet8
Why A Catch Can

I've just been reading a few threads where guys are putting catch cans on there Hemi's when they put a CAI on it. I was wondering why? I've purchased the S&B CAI, but I haven't installed it yet. I...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 03-30-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 992
Posted By EZStreet8
I would get the absolute dead cost from the...

I would get the absolute dead cost from the dealer (my salesman showed it to me even the hold back amounts) or get it from one of the internet services that will supply you the vehicle cost for like...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 03-24-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 26,008
Posted By EZStreet8
Thanks Joe.....ya I think I'll be very happy with...

Thanks Joe.....ya I think I'll be very happy with the Bully Dog and apparently the tunes are really good. I've heard in some cases comparable to a custom tune or even better.

I eliminated the...
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 03-23-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 26,008
Posted By EZStreet8
Well, I changed my mind and bought the Bully Dog...

Well, I changed my mind and bought the Bully Dog Hemi Plus Tuner instead of the Hypertech Interceptor after taking a second look at all the tuners in this category....basically for stock engines....
Forum: 2012 Dodge Ram Forum 03-21-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 26,008
Posted By EZStreet8
Somebody should suggest it to Hypertech, if...

Somebody should suggest it to Hypertech, if indeed there numbers are true and they haven't played with the dyno.....which is pretty easy to do, let me add. They should jump all over it. What better...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 03-15-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,795
Posted By EZStreet8
As far as payload goes, I've been told the...

As far as payload goes, I've been told the weakest link are the coils which sag under load.....possibly a suspension specialty company like Total Load Control could answer that question. I don't know...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 03-15-2013, 12:58 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,795
Posted By EZStreet8
Finding your conversation a little interesting. I...

Finding your conversation a little interesting. I just bought a 2013 Dodge Ram 1500 Quad Cab 6'4" box Hemi 6 speed 4 wd. I was going to put the Total Load Control air bags on my truck. My truck won't...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 03-14-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 76,960
Posted By EZStreet8
Thanks Ram725 and Grubrunner, Greatly...

Thanks Ram725 and Grubrunner,
Greatly appreciated.....Just wanted to double check with you, B4 I pull the trigger, it was the oiled filter, the cleanable one you suggested....not the dry...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 03-14-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 76,960
Posted By EZStreet8
Hi Grub, Great job and thank you for...

Hi Grub,
Great job and thank you for reinforcing what my feelings are on these S&B CAI's. I just purchased a 2013 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Quad Cab and I've been researching all the accessories I'd...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 03-06-2013, 01:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,984
Posted By EZStreet8
Well, I think it all boils down to what vehicles...

Well, I think it all boils down to what vehicles have had the 8 speed ZF transmission in them and what was the transmission's track record like in those vehicles. Other than that, how long is the...
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