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11-29-2008, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,494
Posted By HankL

there are two schools of thought about how to...

there are two schools of thought
about how to select
overdrive ratio

the 'dominant' way it is today
is that nearly all the automakers
select the 'highway cruise' overdrive ratio
that allows...
11-29-2008, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By HankL

later models of Chrysler antenna do have the ...

later models of Chrysler antenna do have the
welded on spiral wire that serves as a
'vortex breaker'
instead of the plastic cover

earlier 'smooth' antennas
do go into
'resonant oscillation'...
11-29-2008, 12:06 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,918
Posted By HankL

in case it is of interest this is the first...

in case it is of interest
this is the first step to getting a sheet
...
11-29-2008, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 8,982
Posted By HankL

I did thermostat changes 4 times before I...

I did thermostat changes 4 times before I followed the official 1995 Ram FSM instructions and removed the 14 bolts from the accessory bracket so that you can do the thermostat change and gasket...
11-29-2008, 11:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,283
Posted By HankL

the very short version: How to break in a...

the very short version:

How to break in a 5.7 Hemi
so that piston ring tension quickly goes down
and high rpm horsepower goes up:

"During a 260-h period, the HEMI was deep-shock,...
11-29-2008, 11:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,283
Posted By HankL

one of the more interesting stories about the...

one of the more interesting stories
about the early days
of the 5.7 Hemi
was how a highly unusual...very hot...very severe
'Break In' procedure was used
(along with taking off the power steering...
11-29-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,918
Posted By HankL

the mods that provide extra lubrication either...

the mods that provide extra lubrication
either in park
or to the overdrive unit
have very little downside
just a tiny, tiny,
increase in fuel consumption
.... money well spent in my opinion...
11-29-2008, 07:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By HankL

if you also add a partial 'belly pan' under the...

if you also add a partial 'belly pan' under the engine
the air dam can be located farther back
nearer the line between the front of the tires
.... in this position you almost can't see the air dam
11-29-2008, 07:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,494
Posted By HankL

keep talking to this mechanic he seems to be...

keep talking to this mechanic
he seems to be honest, knowledgeable
and seems to care about giving you value for money

don't stop there
ask this mechanic what other
knowledgeable 'old timers'...
11-29-2008, 07:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 28,806
Posted By HankL

Perhaps "some people' should look in the mirror ...

Perhaps "some people' should look in the mirror

If you want to do that $30,000 bet
between you and me
on a Math test
I would be willing to change the bet
so that you put up $30,000
and I put...
11-29-2008, 07:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 28,806
Posted By HankL

To those interested in the subject after...

To those interested in the subject
after reading about the use
in post #8 above
of 3.08 and 3.15 differentials
in the GM and Ford pickups
go to the opposite extreme (and opposite side of the...
11-29-2008, 06:56 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 28,806
Posted By HankL

There is a SAE paper from U,K. authors where they...

There is a SAE paper from U,K. authors where they fitted two overdrives in series and drove the vehicles in many different conditions to find the best MPH/rpm ratios for fuel economy in 'real world'...
11-29-2008, 06:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 550
Posted By HankL

On 1995 Rams there is a TSB for ticking from the...

On 1995 Rams there is a TSB for ticking from the instrument panel as you slow down.
11-28-2008, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By HankL

the 8 inch deep black plastic 'lawn edging' ...

the 8 inch deep black plastic 'lawn edging'
should be considered for the lower part
of a front air dam
as it so easy to replace
if damaged

the upper section
would be a bracket to hold
and...
11-28-2008, 08:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,868
Posted By HankL

most of the gains are from the lowering of the...

most of the gains
are from the lowering of the IAT
and increased VE
due to the heat of vaporization of ethanol

if the blending is done correctly
a further slight gain
comes from bringing the...
11-28-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 30,044
Posted By HankL

pay attention Air_Ram is now claiming his...

pay attention
Air_Ram is now claiming
his cobbled together pickup
can out accelerate a
2009 Single Cab 5.7 Hemi
11-28-2008, 07:52 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 28,806
Posted By HankL

getting back to common sense today any...

getting back to common sense

today any interested person
can walk into a lonely Dodge Dealership
and test drive
a 4.56 equipped Ram PowerWagon

these test drives
if done 'convoy style'...
11-28-2008, 07:29 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 16,715
Posted By HankL

the pictures are well done and have impressive...

the pictures are well done
and have impressive depth of focus

if a Canon SD500 compact camera does that well it is worth a look
11-27-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,271
Posted By HankL

years ago at the Rockingham NC dragstrip Mopar...

years ago at the Rockingham NC dragstrip Mopar Day
we measured several different types of
Magnum 5.2/5.9 ignition coils
from both Accel and MSD versus the two stock factory types
for technical...
11-27-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 16,715
Posted By HankL

sorry to see the pictures with the cracks.......

sorry to see the pictures with the cracks.... ouch !

glad to hear Marty at KRC helped you
... he has helped me too
11-27-2008, 08:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,995
Posted By HankL

this is a 48RE but it might interest you ...

this is a 48RE
but it might interest you

http://web.archive.org/web/20070318052627/http://home.earthlink.net/~tlawrence54/trans_teardown.html
11-27-2008, 08:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,868
Posted By HankL

the correct blend of E85 to conventional...

the correct blend
of E85 to conventional gasoline
will give a slight increase in
wide open throttle high rpm horsepower

the way to find the correct blend for your engine
is to use a wide range...
11-27-2008, 08:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,949
Posted By HankL

if you go ahead with the install from JBA ...

if you go ahead with the install from JBA
consider doing a
before and after test
for free using

http://www.bgsoflex.com/dyno.html
11-27-2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 30,044
Posted By HankL

the reliable (and common sense) way to learn...

the reliable (and common sense)
way to learn what
"serious power adders"
can be done to the
4.7 V8
is to simply study
the changes from the
2007 to 2008 model years
11-27-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 14,402
Posted By HankL

Chrysler dealerships have an official $7 spraycan...

Chrysler dealerships have an official $7 spraycan called "Rust Penetrent" that works amazingly well as a penetrating fluid... especially on O2 sensors

try to take a bit more effort to locate a...
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