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Old 03-11-2008, 12:25 AM
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ok so i got a 2003 dodge ram 1500 hemi truck and i want to take out the engine and transmission

what would be the easiest way to take it right out.....

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Old 03-11-2008, 07:12 AM
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Gotta ask... Why? Also gotta say if you have to ask, perhaps you should farm it out.
 
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Old 03-14-2008, 12:27 AM
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lol just experimenting no just doing work on it with a friend of mine but i want to learn to take it out on my own
 
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Old 03-14-2008, 12:37 AM
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Get yourself a Chiltons or Haynes manuel, they will give you step by step instructions. It would take forever for my slow assed typing to input that kind of data~~[sm=goodidea.gif]
 
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Old 03-14-2008, 04:53 PM
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Get yourself a Chiltons or Haynes manuel, they will give you step by step instructions. It would take forever for my slow assed typing to input that kind of data~~[sm=goodidea.gif]
Man, ditto that (except for the choice of manual -- Chilton's and Haynes are useful only if you have a bird). Better off buying a real shop manual.
 
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Old 03-14-2008, 09:27 PM
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I was thinking of something that he could find at Auto Zone. Not many folks are going to shell out a C-note for a proper manuel![sm=bustedsign.gif]
 
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Old 03-14-2008, 09:39 PM
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Understood --but poor, wrong, or just incomplete information can cost way more than a c-note. Both those books are notoriously useless, IMO. I've bought them, hoping they'd help with a project or a repair, only to find their information incomplete or seriously wrong. As long as he doesn't start the project with just one of those, but is aware that before a project of this magnitude is begun, a real manual will help a whole bunch.
 
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Easiest method by far: Find a good, solid, experienced mechanic. Write him a big check...
 
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Old 03-15-2008, 12:02 AM
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so ur just pullign the engine out for ****s and giggles. ever heard of "if it aint broke don't fix it"
 
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Old 03-15-2008, 12:18 AM
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Easiest method by far: Find a good, solid, experienced mechanic. Write him a big check...
Amen to that!!
 
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