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Old 09-19-2012, 11:55 PM
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Finally put the truck back on the ground and took it out for its maiden voyage,just running around the doors for a couple of miles to get it up to temp then back to the house for the first 'HOT' head retorque.
First run out was fun ,I retorqued the head then ran all the valve clearances again then buttoned it back up.
Took it for a second run and it all seems good,rolled into it a bit with part throttle acceleration and I'm very impressed with it.
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Old 09-20-2012, 03:53 AM
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nice work man. im glad you did a build thread on it, i loved the pictures you first put up a while back on a diffrent thread. looking forward to more.... maybe videos? lol
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This is a great thread and am looking forward to seeing through completion. Def subscribed and got reps for the fantastic photos and naration. Looking forward to some vids if you are able to post some.
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subscribed. So sick

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Well here is the overdue update,the full house motor had to come back out due to oiling issues,I still have to tear it down and investigate the full problem.This happened 10 days before we were due to go to world finals at Bonneville salt flats.
Sooo...I pulled the race motor out on Friday and had the stock motor back in and the truck driving again by saturday late afternoon.
Monday Oct 1st,I loaded the truck up and left my place at 7pm and pulled into wendover at 3am tuesday.Teched on tuesday,wednesday was spent finishing up loose ends on the truck.
Thursday we managed a few runs with a 163mph on the first run,with a best out of all the runs of 166mph,this is with the stock cummins motor/stock injectors and stock turbo with an H&S mini maxx,afe cold air intake and a 5 inch turbo back straight pipe.
All in all the truck performed great, it handled great,flew straight as an arrow and the stock motor exceeded axpectations and was only 3mph from setting a new record in the class.
Here's some pics of it on the salt:


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I am going to be watching this continuing thread, it is very interesting

One thing that i want to bring up, save the 2nd picture in your post #15 for the RAM Calendar that is made each year
unfortunately the 2013 calender submissions have just been closed for this years edition
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Wow, real nice, would of loved to see it live. Question: Do you have some sort of cover for the your truck bed?
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man that's awesome! I agree, this truck in action will be an awesome addition to the calendar! definitely submit one next year.

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I am going to be watching this continuing thread, it is very interesting

One thing that i want to bring up, save the 2nd picture in your post #15 for the RAM Calendar that is made each year
unfortunately the 2013 calender submissions have just been closed for this years edition
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Thanks!
I'll get that picture submitted for next years calender for sure,maybe even get it on August to coincide with speedweek
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