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Old 08-07-2013, 11:39 PM
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In the automatic diesels I always run the diesel enough to get it up to temp (engine & tranny) prior to pulling a load (now granted someone always backs me up to the trailer and we hook up).

Overcautious (maybe). How about the Hemi's?

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in newer diesels, it really doesnt matter so much. the use electronic injectors and in-tank heaters for the fuel nowadays, as well as block heaters on really cold days. Driving a diesel ram today is just like driving a gas one, put the correct fuel in it and do the maintenance and not much else matters. Hook up and go my friend, hook up and go.
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Old 08-09-2013, 08:13 AM
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Good info on 3rd & 4th gens. On mine I think more of the automatic trannys. R...
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