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  1. 6.4L Towing performance and fuel economy

    6.4L (392 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    I recently purchased a 2017 Ram 2500 w/a 6.4L Hemi, automatic, crew cab LB Big Horn edition. I also just purchased a travel trailer in Evans, CO and towed it back to Oregon where we live. We averaged 6.7 MPG on the trip running 55-70mph on I80 heading west. I was refueling every 125/130 miles at...
  2. What turbo do I need?

    Performance Mods - Engine - Dodge Cummins Diesel
    Sorry if this is in the wrong place but I need to replace my turbo and am wondering what route to go. I have a 1994 12v cummins with a #8 fuel plate, 4 in straight pipe, 75 hp injectors, bored 40 over. Colt cams big stick, 60 lb valve springs, 3k governor springs and timing at 16.5. Has a 5...
  3. Towing with 3.21?

    2013 Dodge Ram Forum
    Hi All, I have been reading through the threads and apologize if I am duplicating with this one. I found a decent deal on a truck which has everything I want, and then some, but it has the 3.21 axle. With the 8-sp, will the 3.21 handle towing a 6,000lb trailer up some decent hills? I have a...
  4. towing 16000 lb 5th wheel

    Towing
    Hi, I have a 2002 1T DRW 5.9 SLT. The truck is in great shape and I have done a LOT of PM, flush cooling stsyem, new Thermostat and new rubber. Lots of Front end and brakes, Auto Trans, the larger HD one for that year, added Trans Temp Guage. Will be using as two vehicle for full time RV...
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