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Forum: Heating & Cooling 05-10-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 484
Posted By turborich
Link is old and doesn't work anymore. Brand...

Link is old and doesn't work anymore.

Brand new OEM Mopar Dodge Ram A/C compressor, still in original box, fits 4.7 liter v-8 engine. List price is 450.00 from Dodge. (This is a new factory Dodge...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-27-2011, 11:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,576
Posted By turborich
Before you listen to this I suggest you google...

Before you listen to this I suggest you google dodge 4.7 liter engine. This is a very poorly built engine.

oil sludge issues with 3,000 mile oil changes
rocker arms that pop off
lash adjusters...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-27-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,576
Posted By turborich
there's no way to get rid of that tapping upon...

there's no way to get rid of that tapping upon start up. Dodge should be ashamed of themselves for not fixing this issue. Let it warm up before you romp on it or you could have a rocker arm pop off...
Forum: Heating & Cooling 10-26-2011, 12:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 484
Posted By turborich
a/c compressor

I can't place an ad in the classified section since I only have 20 post so if anyone needs a new 4.7 compressor here is a craigslist link.

http://lasvegas.craigslist.org/pts/2669094907.html
Forum: 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 10-22-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 258
Posted By turborich
I got this same code on my Ford Focus recently...

I got this same code on my Ford Focus recently (codes are standard among manufactures) There are usually 2 things that will cause this code. the rear o2 sensor is lazy or bad / the catalytic...
Forum: Newbie Checkin! 10-18-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By turborich
:smileup:Thanks guys! You make me feel welcomed...

:smileup:Thanks guys! You make me feel welcomed here.
Forum: Newbie Checkin! 10-18-2011, 01:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 444
Posted By turborich
newbee checkin in from Vegas

I've got a few posts on here but haven't really said Hey I'm new around here yet. So.... I'm new here and to Dodges. Never really liked them much but I got a good deal on the truck so here I am. I'm...
Forum: Towing 10-16-2011, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,315
Posted By turborich
Excellent info!

Excellent info!
Forum: Body & Interior 10-13-2011, 12:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By turborich
You will be upset if you don't get it...

You will be upset if you don't get it professionally sprayed. The DIY stuff is junk. The Line-x uses a high pressure spray system and it looks excellent when done. The DIY stuff looks like crap...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-12-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,769
Posted By turborich
Well I just filled the Dodge back up & calculated...

Well I just filled the Dodge back up & calculated the gallons used vs the miles driven and in town I'm getting 11.4 mpg which is right about where I figured it would be. It's a lot of truck and a...
Forum: Body & Interior 10-12-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By turborich
It really depends on who is doing the spray. You...

It really depends on who is doing the spray. You can make any of the brands look good if you take your time.

I prefer the Line-x brand myself as it has a drier less rubbery feel to it. After 5 or...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-11-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,322
Posted By turborich
I would take that "top 10 engines of 1999" with a...

I would take that "top 10 engines of 1999" with a grain of salt. I see it wasn't mentioned in the years since. I think the 4.7 has a lot of issues and flaws. There are so many post, topics, etc...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-09-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,018
Posted By turborich
I just have one question. Why on earth did you...

I just have one question. Why on earth did you allow it to leak out for 2 years? You had to of known this would happen at some point.

In the past when I have had rear end issues I have found it...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8 10-06-2011, 10:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,210
Posted By turborich
You are going to be sucking up hot engine air...

You are going to be sucking up hot engine air into that intake which will hurt performance. You need to get the air filter out of the engine bay or build a baffle box. All of those bends won't help...
Forum: Towing 10-06-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,315
Posted By turborich
Yep, You can never be too safe. Good idea about...

Yep, You can never be too safe. Good idea about re checking the torque on the wheels.
Forum: Towing 10-05-2011, 10:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,315
Posted By turborich
You have the right set up with the HD trans...

You have the right set up with the HD trans cooler and you have got the safety aspect handled with the proper WDH, sway control & brake controller. You also seem very safe when it comes to your...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-05-2011, 02:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,231
Posted By turborich
Just bought my 05 4.7 Ram, Same missing at idle....

Just bought my 05 4.7 Ram, Same missing at idle. I believe it was a stuck valve due to carbon build up.

Here is a quick test for you to do. With the truck at idle start disconnecting the coil...
Forum: Towing 10-05-2011, 01:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,315
Posted By turborich
You are very close to your limit. When you say...

You are very close to your limit. When you say dry weight it often doesn't account for the appliances, propane, batteries, etc. You may want to weigh it just to be safe. You will be struggling in the...
Forum: Towing 10-05-2011, 01:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,837
Posted By turborich
I have installed hundreds of fifth wheel and...

I have installed hundreds of fifth wheel and goose neck hitches. I have seen worse but I can tell you that the spacers should have been put under the ribbed section of the bed between the rails and...
Forum: Towing 10-05-2011, 01:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 8,299
Posted By turborich
I'm sure those numbers are with a WDH. They will...

I'm sure those numbers are with a WDH. They will normally be cut in half without one.
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-05-2011, 12:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,769
Posted By turborich
I personally don't like the CAI intake kits, I...

I personally don't like the CAI intake kits, I know the filter is oiled and supposed to prevent dirt from entering the engine but this isn't always true. I have put a bunch of the K&N FPIK kits on at...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-03-2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,354
Posted By turborich
Well I really like the the truck but after...

Well I really like the the truck but after reading all of the horror stories about the Dodge engines (all of them) I think it's best to sell it and re coupe my money while I can. It's running great...
Forum: 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics 10-01-2011, 01:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,354
Posted By turborich
4.7 liter misfire & I'm stumped

Hello, first post here :smileup:

I have never owned a Dodge before so hopefully you dodge experts can chime in & point me in the right direction.

I just purchased a 2005 Ram 1500 quad cab with...
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