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Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 01-27-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 18,098
Posted By Wildcard85
You bring up a very good point that I didn't...

You bring up a very good point that I didn't mention in my last post. Leaving a 3.21 rear end gear ratio in 7th gear is similar to a 3.92 rear end gear ratio in 6th gear with the previous...
Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 01-23-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 18,098
Posted By Wildcard85
I've already posted earlier, but I would really...

I've already posted earlier, but I would really like to reemphasize to those who will automatically believe the numerically lower gears will always achieve better MPG compared to their numerically...
Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 01-15-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 18,098
Posted By Wildcard85
3.92s... Ha! I'll stick with 4.56s in my Power...

3.92s... Ha! I'll stick with 4.56s in my Power Wagon! To contribute to the argument... my own anecdotal research told me, and others that in the 3/4 ton world my 4.56s got better MPGs than the...
Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 11-13-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By Wildcard85
I found a loose strap that wrapped around the...

I found a loose strap that wrapped around the muffler, tightened it, and the noise subsequently has been eliminated. So far so good if anyone is interested.
Forum: Dodge Power Wagon 11-13-2013, 07:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,060
Posted By Wildcard85
The numbers on other first post are slightly off....

The numbers on other first post are slightly off.

Transmission gear ratios should be 3.23, 1.84, 1.41, 1, 0.816, 0.625 (66RFE) instead of
3, 1.67, 1.5, 1, 0.75, 0.67. I pulled them off of...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 11-13-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,436
Posted By Wildcard85
The numbers on my first post are slightly off. ...

The numbers on my first post are slightly off.

Transmission gear ratios should be 3.23, 1.84, 1.41, 1, 0.816, 0.625 (66RFE) instead of
3, 1.67, 1.5, 1, 0.75, 0.67. I pulled them off of...
Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 10-30-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By Wildcard85
Metallic Rear End Noise at Low Speed and RPM

Hi Everyone,

I have a new '13 Power Wagon and noticed after the first 200 miles a strange metallic vibrating type noise which appears to be coming from the rear portion of the pickup. I hear the...
Forum: Dodge Power Wagon 10-30-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,377
Posted By Wildcard85
Thank you Trail Whale! You have a great truck...

Thank you Trail Whale! You have a great truck too! Yeah I spent months researching what the bottom line price would be and that's the lowest I could get them. I've heard of people getting slightly...
Forum: Dodge Power Wagon 10-30-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,060
Posted By Wildcard85
Lil Black 4x4 Hemi...

Lil Black 4x4 Hemi (http://www.ramforumz.com/member.php?u=5210):

I haven't heard that the 2014 will get the optional Aisin transmission, but that could be a great addition. First gear would...
Forum: Dodge Power Wagon 09-19-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,377
Posted By Wildcard85
2013 Loaded SLT Power Wagon List price: 52K+ ...

2013 Loaded SLT Power Wagon
List price: 52K+
Price Paid: 41K+tax/lic

The updates on the 2013 version were worth the wait. I personally believe the changes on the 2014 Power Wagon will decrease...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 07-18-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,436
Posted By Wildcard85
Arth, haha yes! My predictions were correct! ...

Arth, haha yes! My predictions were correct! Note on my first post I didn't mention that there may be weight differences in the 2014's engine, rear end (11.5), and coiled rear springs (versus leaf...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 07-18-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,436
Posted By Wildcard85
2014 Power Wagon with 4.10 gears=Less torque at wheels than '13 model or older

By performing a simple calculation, I've discovered that the 2014 Power Wagon, although with a more powerful engine, will still have less torque at the wheels compared to a '13 model or older. The...
Forum: Dodge Power Wagon 07-13-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,377
Posted By Wildcard85
Thanks battlerattle, I am hoping the same exact...

Thanks battlerattle, I am hoping the same exact thing will happen in my case too. I wouldn't mind a new 2012 model, since there are a few around, but I am willing to wait for a newer 2013 model. ...
Forum: Dodge Power Wagon 07-11-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,377
Posted By Wildcard85
Price to pay for a new Power Wagon

Hey everyone, I'm almost on the market for a new '13 SLT Power Wagon. I'm aware of the changes that will be made on the '14 Power Wagon, but I prefer the current '13 model. Anyways, what would be a...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 07-10-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 21,562
Posted By Wildcard85
4.10 gears, Wow! That is just another reason why...

4.10 gears, Wow! That is just another reason why I will likely purchase a 2013 Power Wagon! That combined with the fact that I don't want a rear end coil spring suspension, and a newly introduced...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 07-09-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 21,562
Posted By Wildcard85
Haha, give Ram another 10-15 years and they might...

Haha, give Ram another 10-15 years and they might get that with the Hemi in the 2500 models!
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 07-09-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,778
Posted By Wildcard85
I haven't heard of anyone actually having...

I haven't heard of anyone actually having mechanical trouble with their coils (they have only been out since 2009 though, give them time), but I have read and heard from numerous owners that they do...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 07-09-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 21,562
Posted By Wildcard85
New 6.4 L Hemi MPG Prediction

Anybody have any predictions for the new 2014 2500 6.4 L Hemi MPG...specifically in a Power Wagon model? I've read current owners are getting 15 MPG on the highway. Considering the 6.4 L is larger...
Forum: Dodge Ram General Discussion 07-09-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,778
Posted By Wildcard85
TRCM- I don't think it's about change at all. ...

TRCM- I don't think it's about change at all. Lets look at some history. The late '60s model Chevy 3/4 ton pickups had a similar rear coil spring suspension, while the equivalent GMC model had leaf...
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