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  1. Desperatly need help

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I bought my truck from a bad dealer. test drive around town went fine. Bought the truck and they told me that they had replaced the ignition system. while on the freeway on the drive home it popped out of gear. i put it back in gear(column shifter) and had to speed up. so i gave it full...
  2. Alternator Not Charging

    Electrical
    I have a 2001 Ram 1500 and my alternator is not charging my battery. I had a bad alternator so I replaced it with a new one from Auto Zone. I thought everything was fine but about 5 minutes after driving it the battery charge level dropped to zero and the Check Gauge light came on. I thought...
  3. ground loops still not fixed.

    Custom Modifications- Audio & Video
    its about time for me to finally build my new sub box. Before i ripped it all out i was having some ground loop problems where i got the sound of the engine playing through the subs (turns out that was like actually the sound of the alternator or something) i installed a ground loop isolater...
  4. Power Inverter ground?

    Custom Modifications- Audio & Video
    We have a 1500/3000 watt power inverter, its got the standard positive (+) , negative (-), but its also got a ground? This wont be in a car, it'll be sitting in a football field for halftime for a marching band powering the PA system, so it cant be grounded to a truck, and even so, wouldn't...
  5. engine noise playing through subs

    Custom Modifications- Audio & Video
    So I put my subs in the bed of my truck while I'm building my new box. They start spazzing out and my friend realizes it's with the engine. Why? It's also happened with other subs I've put there before. I also took them out. Put them in my tonneau cover. Set them on the ground. By the bed...
  6. Need grounding help PLEASE

    Custom Modifications- Audio & Video
    2001 Dodge Ram Sport Regular Cab I am building a new sub box and while doing so I am redoing all of my wiring to better locations. My current grounding location is terrible.(So terrible I'm not going to mention where) and I would like to ground it to somewhere better. My current thought is...
  7. hey guys, a question :P

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    well i logged in and the site "growled" at me for not posting in several weeks so... any idea why my fuel gauge only goes to 3/4 when the tank is full and when the light comes on i can only fit about 45-50 liters(im a Canadian :P) in my allegedly 96 liter tank? would it be bad sending unit...
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