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  1. Dave's 2007 RAM 1500 4.7L

    Custom aero kit, MOPAR HO cams, Home Depot sewer pipe intake, exhaust tweaks listed below, True-Flo air filter, "Basking Shark" mouth intake box.
  2. CNG Gas Engine Option

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have just purchased a (new to me) 2014 Ram 2500 4X4 5.7 L Hemi with CNG factory installed option (compressed Natural Gas). I have been searching this entire site for other Ram truck owners with the CNG Gas engine to find out about expected fuel cost savings as well as performance of CNG vs...
  3. Drop in MPG

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    So i've had my 02 1500 for almost a year now and recently ive noticed my mpg dropped from a little over 13 mpg to 9 mgp. Oil is changed regularly and i recently did a Lucas fuel injector cleaner which brought the mgp back up to just over 11. My tire pressure is correct. I dont have a lift and...
  4. 3.92 gears and fuel un-economy!!

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have a 2014 4x4 Laramie with 3.92 gears, crew cab, air suspension, sun roof, 20' rims, 32 gallon tank... etc. I am getting only 13.9 to 14.5 mpg! My truck has about 2500 miles and the MPG since new is 14.5. Every time I fill up I reset my trip 2 counter and get about 400 miles out of a 28...
  5. 2002 DODGE 1500 4x4 4 DOOR FUEL PERFORMANCE

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    I HAVE A 2002 DODGE RAM 1500 4x4 SLT WITH 20" STOCKED RIMS AND ALL WEATHER TIRES. I AM CURRENTLY GETTING 9.3 MPG. I WANTED TO KNOW WHAT CAN I DO TO GET BETTER FUEL MILEAGE FOR MY TRUCK. IM LOOKING TO PURCHASE SOME STUFF AND WANTED TO KNOW ANY FEEDBACK OR ANY EXPERIENCES OR IF IM MISSING...
  6. 2002 DODGE 1500 4x4 4 DOOR FUEL PERFORMANCE

    Dodge Ram MPG Zone
    I HAVE A 2002 DODGE RAM 1500 4x4 SLT WITH 20" STOCKED RIMS AND ALL WEATHER TIRES. :smileup: I AM CURRENTLY GETTING 9.3 MPG. :LOL: I WANTED TO KNOW WHAT CAN I DO TO GET BETTER FUEL MILEAGE FOR MY TRUCK.:thk: IM LOOKING TO PURCHASE SOME STUFF AND WANTED TO KNOW ANY FEEDBACK OR ANY EXPERIENCES OR...
  7. newest member

    Newbie Checkin!
    Hey guys and gals. It's great to be here. I've owned well this is My 3rd mega cab. And for my company I go through 5 dodge 1 ton 4x4 every 1.5 yrs since 2002. And have a 71 cud orig. Un restored sitting in the garage. Sorry but it's a small block car. I am currently beginning to play with the...
  8. New Hemi Owner

    Newbie Checkin!
    Just bought my first Hemi and looking to make it more powerful and fuel efficient! !
  9. 2006 4.7L chip

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    I've got a ram 1500 TRX4 4.7 L and I'm looking into getting a chip to boost my fuel economy. I don't need anything fancy and I also plan on adding an air intake. Does anyone have any suggestions on good quality chips and what gas mileage increase might be expected?
  10. 2010 Dodge Ram Performance 'Enhancements'

    2010 Dodge Ram Forum
    I recently went from a BMW 545i to a 2010 Dodge Ram 1500 Sport Hemi. I love customizing and doing small things to improve performance, sound, looks but it seems most information is sparse and spread out... I was hoping to start a thread of simple or complex things people have done to improve...
  11. HyperTech Max Energy Programer for 04 Ram 3500

    Cummins Diesel Specific Topics
    So I just picked up a HyperTech Max Energy (3 level Programer) for my 04 Dodge Ram 3500 SLT Quad cab DRW 4x4. Has anyone ever tried this type of unit on their trucks? Any good or bad anyone has would be important to hear. Seems straight forward with the install. I am not looking to break...
  12. 5.9 Magnum Tuning For Economy

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    I have the chance to trade my '98 Dakota with a 3.9 V6 for a '97 Ram 2500 with the 5.9 V8. I'm in college and live 4 hours from where I'm going to school so gas mileage is pretty important. Whats my best option for increasing the fuel economy? Is there a chip or tuner that would boost my MPG...
  13. fuel economy savings

    2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    Has anyone found a fuel additive to help with mileage? or possibly any other mod/chip or anything other than driving 50 mph or 80k? Hemi 5.7
  14. Engine Mods

    2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    Does anyone have any suggestions for a performance chip or engine tuner. Looking to get better fuel economy when pulling a trailer.
  15. Aerodynamic body mods

    Body & Interior
    Hi guys. I'm not sure if you recall, but I have a 98 Ram 5.2L Quad Cab and since I got it (went from a Honda Element to the Ram), I've been trying to eek out better fuel mileage. I took a 22hr road trip about a month ago and on that trip, averaged several speeds per tank, varying of ~5mph, to...
  16. Why doesnt it work

    Newbie Checkin!
    Hello does anybody have a 2007 dodge ram 4.7L NOT flex fuel with a 6 speed manual and if so have you tried to hook up a superchips cortex tuner and not been able to get it to work. I have and superchips was not helpful in resolving the issue they wanted me send them the tuner and the trucks ecm...
  17. 93 octane mess up ECU or engine?

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I have the 3815 superchips flashpaq. 5.9L. I have it programmed to the 91 performance tune right now with a tank full of 93 octane gas. I want to program it to the mileage xs tune but idk if it is going to mess anything up being that it is running 93 octane. Can/should i run 89 with the mileage...
  18. AmSoil drop in filter

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    Does anyone have any experience with this type of air filter? Looking for inexpensive ways to boost my fuel economy. Also found a Spectre CAI for $125. The drop in is only about $45. Any thoughts? Thanks
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