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Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 06-01-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By jamesb0
When I bought my truck the dealer told me to make...

When I bought my truck the dealer told me to make sure to tighten the gas cap .you need the trouble code cleared.
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 06-01-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 84
Posted By jamesb0
The steering box is probably bad had mine replace...

The steering box is probably bad had mine replace many years ago on a recall
Forum: Suspension 06-01-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 68
Posted By jamesb0
You'll see a wire going to the hub if there's...

You'll see a wire going to the hub if there's antilock brakes
Forum: Suspension 06-01-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 53
Posted By jamesb0
Shocks are not what sets the ride height, the...

Shocks are not what sets the ride height, the coil springs are what set your height. A lot of lift kits that are cheap but spacers on the springs to lift them.
Forum: Suspension 06-01-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 742
Posted By jamesb0
Sounds like the tie rod end is worn ,if you did...

Sounds like the tie rod end is worn ,if you did all the other work
Forum: Electrical 04-11-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By jamesb0
right side / passenger after the cat

right side / passenger after the cat
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 04-11-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 758
Posted By jamesb0
just be aware of tire rub and to get the old...

just be aware of tire rub and to get the old headers out you going to have to lift the motor up a little. if your going to run catless you will need to get a custom tune to tell ecu to ignore the...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 04-08-2013, 02:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By jamesb0
2006 & up have a antitheft chip in the key you...

2006 & up have a antitheft chip in the key you have to go to a dealer and have them program up spares
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 04-08-2013, 01:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 781
Posted By jamesb0
check the wiring harness and connectors

check the wiring harness and connectors
Forum: Suspension 03-31-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 934
Posted By jamesb0
Sounds like its time to rebuild the font end....

Sounds like its time to rebuild the font end. your truck is a 2500 3/4 ton driveline and suspension due to the extra cab weight. so it might be the u-joints up front, upper and lower ball joints and...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 01-05-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By jamesb0
your gas milage is right. when was the last time...

your gas milage is right. when was the last time you had the transmission and transfer box serviced?
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 01-05-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 769
Posted By jamesb0
you'll need to swap the ECUs as well and the 1500...

you'll need to swap the ECUs as well and the 1500 is not made to put out the right amount of power and toque for a 3/4 ton truck
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 01-05-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 403
Posted By jamesb0
If you had a MDS on there that might be giving...

If you had a MDS on there that might be giving you problems
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 01-05-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 965
Posted By jamesb0
you might have a worn bearing in one of the...

you might have a worn bearing in one of the accessories or one of them is not align
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 01-05-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By jamesb0
sounds like the bearings are going up front and...

sounds like the bearings are going up front and or the ball joints. check your front tire wear and see if you can wiggle the wheel in and out. if its the bearings get ready to replace everything from...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 08-04-2011, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,876
Posted By jamesb0
They redesign the heads, but you have MDS on...

They redesign the heads, but you have MDS on 1500's and the cam profile is milder compare to the 2500 / 3500's
Forum: Suspension 08-03-2011, 06:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,921
Posted By jamesb0
There is a slight size difference in the ball...

There is a slight size difference in the ball joints as well, compare to the Dana units
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 08-03-2011, 06:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 465
Posted By jamesb0
They my have used some penetrating oil to get the...

They my have used some penetrating oil to get the bolts lose to pull your drive shaft.
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 08-03-2011, 05:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,378
Posted By jamesb0
Less weight to put in motion, less energy it...

Less weight to put in motion, less energy it takes. I would get a spray in liner. I have a roll up bed cover and like it because I can see out the back window when it's rolled up.
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 08-01-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,876
Posted By jamesb0
Get a used one out of a 2500 they put out allot...

Get a used one out of a 2500 they put out allot more, the internals are totally different then other 5.7
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 08-01-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By jamesb0
They should have change the filter and adjusted...

They should have change the filter and adjusted the bands. You might have another thing going on with the brakes or driveline like a bad u-joint. I would find a good local mechanic.
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 07-31-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 495
Posted By jamesb0
On steep downhill it will down shift and you'll...

On steep downhill it will down shift and you'll feel it,but it should not jerk the truck. when was the last time the transmission service ?
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 07-31-2011, 09:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,378
Posted By jamesb0
I'v put a K&N 57 unit on with Flowmaster 50...

I'v put a K&N 57 unit on with Flowmaster 50 underneath with fitch fuel catalyst and get 14 MPG wile going 75 mph / 120 kph and run 87 oct. fuel + all synthetic oils I found that the Mickeillens tires...
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 07-31-2011, 08:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 11,602
Posted By jamesb0
I went online to rockauto.com...

I went online to rockauto.com (http://rockauto.com) and gave me big choice from value lines to up grades. I was told that you need to get the right one, the problem is that they used three or four...
Forum: Suspension 07-24-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,921
Posted By jamesb0
The U-joints are real crap in the 2500/3500 4X4....

The U-joints are real crap in the 2500/3500 4X4. My front ones are on they way out. You should have AAM 9.25 14 bolt axles under your truck, they switch from Dana in 03 for the cheaper AAM units and...
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