exhaust brake

  1. Engine brake: Suggestions..?

    Hi Ram People, A friend of mine has a Gen2 Ram diesel which came installed with a genuine Jacobs Compression Brake (i.e. 'Jake Brake'). Dodge say that part is now discontinued, even if I wanted to get it from them for my Gen3 diesel. A Google search brought up the PacBrake, which appears to be...
  2. Factory exhaust brake vs PRXB

    Cummins Diesel Specific Topics
    Anyone here own a current model with the factory exhaust brake that used to own a PacBrake? I have (had, when I hand over the keys next week to it's new owner) the PacBrake PRXB exhaust brake and LOVE it. One of the best mods I did to my 2006 3500. I am wondering if anyone has driven the...
  3. Where is the exhaust brake on my 2015?

    2015 Dodge Ram Forum
    Confused new owner here. Thought my new 3500 DRW Big Horn had an exhaust brake. Instruction manual says there is a switch on the dash, but there isn't one on mine. When I picked up the truck two days ago the salesman said 'it's all automatic with the brake pedal'. According to the brochure it's...
  4. Exhaust brake useage filter problems?

    2012 Dodge Ram Forum
    I was told by a mechanic that constant use of the exhaust brake would cause premature maintenance when some filter clogged on a 2012 turbo 6.7. Is this true and what filter would he be referring to?