Tag: Tech Thread Spotlight

Tech Thread Spotlight: Installing a Flat Load Floor in Your 4g Ram Crew Cab

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As the owner of a 3rd gen Ram 1500 Quad Cab with the folding flat load floor I can testify that this is a handy feature whether you are moving big objects like a new television or smaller things like groceries.  The flat load floor also allows me to put down some blankets where my […] More »

  Comments | By - January 30, 2014

Tech Thread Spotlight: Improve Your 3g Dodge Ram Heat Output

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Do you have a 3rd generation Dodge Ram pickup with a heating system that sounds like it is blowing very hard while not producing much warming air through the various vents?  If so , you arent alone as a great many 3g Ram pickups have a problem with the HVAC recirculation door (shown above) that […] More »

  Comments | By - January 23, 2014

Tech Thread Spotlight: Heating Up Your 2g Dodge Ram Heater

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Do you have a 2nd generation Dodge Ram pickup with a heating system that isnt blowing as hot as it should be even though you have replaced some components that should have improved the issue?  With the winter casting severe cold across much of the US, this is the worst time of year to have […] More »

  Comments | By - January 21, 2014

Tech Thread Spotlight: Tune Up Tips for Your 16-plug V8 Dodge Dakota

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The later 4.7L V8 engines in the Dodge Dakota used a dual spark plug setup that means that a tune up requires 16 new spark plugs and some careful selection of tools to perform a tune up without giving yourself a huge headache.  Fortunately, DF member Xxaler put together a great DIY explaining what you […] More »

  Comments | By - January 16, 2014

Tech Thread Spotlight: How to Pull and Read Diagnostic Codes in Your 1st Gen Ram

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Since 1996, all new cars sold in the United States have been equipped with the OBD II diagnostic port that makes figuring out computer-related problems much simpler but for pre-96 Ram pickups, you can “pull” and read any computer codes with just your ignition key.  Checking your own codes will allow you to figure out […] More »

  Comments | By - January 9, 2014

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