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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 10:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,318
Posted By SmokinDodge
Looking good! I was just thinking we...

Looking good!


I was just thinking we could save a lot of time in referring to a Ford trUCK if we had a shorter/simpler name. I think we could go with FUCK and make life pretty simple.
:D
Forum: Fabrication 11-22-2017, 06:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By SmokinDodge
Very, very cool.

Very, very cool.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-22-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,318
Posted By SmokinDodge
I was just getting ready to start a go fundme to...

I was just getting ready to start a go fundme to raise money for a plane ticket to get Jen out there to show you how to do it.

;):D:devil:
Forum: Machining 11-22-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,782
Posted By SmokinDodge
A lift pump is not needed on a stock duramax. ...

A lift pump is not needed on a stock duramax. The cp3 has a gear pump built in the back of it to transfer fuel to itself.

An cp3 is NOT an injection pump. It is a pump that creates high pressure...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-31-2017, 11:16 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 7,227
Posted By SmokinDodge
No. Not by any stretch of the imagination. If...

No. Not by any stretch of the imagination. If maintained in their stock form they will last well into 600,000 miles and some to a million. I know a man that has retired a 2001 ram diesel with over...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-26-2017, 07:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 825
Posted By SmokinDodge
Pushtune

Pushtune
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-22-2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 7,227
Posted By SmokinDodge
Chris I'm not trying to sound like an asshole...

Chris I'm not trying to sound like an asshole here but your mechanic does not sound very capable of diagnosing a high pressure common rail fuel system.

CP3 pumps don't fail. They are about as...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-22-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 7,227
Posted By SmokinDodge
So just to be clear, the pump that propelling the...

So just to be clear, the pump that propelling the truck down the interstate has gone bad from sitting?

:rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-14-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 994
Posted By SmokinDodge
Take it out of four-wheel-drive :rolleyes: ...

Take it out of four-wheel-drive :rolleyes:


I would pull the front driveshaft and drive it If that didnt change the vibration I would pull the rear drive shaft install the front and drive...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2017, 06:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 994
Posted By SmokinDodge
I would use either a southbend or valair clutch. ...

I would use either a southbend or valair clutch.

Here's the very first hit on google with free shipping. ...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 994
Posted By SmokinDodge
The third gen (2003+) rams have a dual mass...

The third gen (2003+) rams have a dual mass flywheel that is prone to spectacular failure. Either that or they have a failure with the flywheel or the clutch. Dodge warrantied the clutches for 50k...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-10-2017, 09:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,248
Posted By SmokinDodge
Well here's to hoping it's just bearings but I...

Well here's to hoping it's just bearings but I really doubt it if it was smoking. Get it apart an asses the damage. At worst off load some weight, pull the hub and backing plate and drive home on...
Forum: Fabrication 10-02-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,559
Posted By SmokinDodge
It's not rocket surgery. Unhook the...

It's not rocket surgery.

Unhook the batteries and keep the ground and work lead as close as possible. No issues yet for me.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-02-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,227
Posted By SmokinDodge
There's still plenty of options for repair parts...

There's still plenty of options for repair parts for these old girls

http://hybriweld.com/products/shunt-coil-sets.html?___store=de&mode=list
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-21-2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 830
Posted By SmokinDodge
A set of v blocks, a press, a dial indicator and...

A set of v blocks, a press, a dial indicator and a beer could straighten that handle pretty easy.

Looks like rivet heads (To me) have been bashed into the "horizontal surface that resembles an...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-20-2017, 11:07 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,227
Posted By SmokinDodge
Diagnosis over the internet is almost as fun as...

Diagnosis over the internet is almost as fun as diag over the phone. ;)


To start:

Is it making rated RPM?

Have you checked all the brushes to make sure there isn't one hung up not...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2017, 11:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 833
Posted By SmokinDodge
No, it's crimped one. A one time use fitting. ...

No, it's crimped one. A one time use fitting. If it was for an old tractor running at 1,000 psi things would be a bit different than a 3,000 psi skid steer.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2017, 05:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 833
Posted By SmokinDodge
The wrong fitting had an internal taper of 24...

The wrong fitting had an internal taper of 24 degrees.

I need a flat faced o ring female swivel on both ends. See first post for pic.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 833
Posted By SmokinDodge
It is not BSP or Komatsu. Thanks for...

It is not BSP or Komatsu.

Thanks for checking.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2017, 08:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 833
Posted By SmokinDodge
It's 1/4" hose

It's 1/4" hose
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-15-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 833
Posted By SmokinDodge
Well I was a bit premature. There was no tech...

Well I was a bit premature. There was no tech drawing or pic of the inside of the fitting. Crossed it to a weather head fitting number and got a tech drawing.......it's 24 degree taper inside.
...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-15-2017, 05:20 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 7,227
Posted By SmokinDodge
I don't have a dyno either......... The...

I don't have a dyno either.........

The manometer can be a length of clear hose bent in 12" tall U and stapled to a board. Make graduations with a sharpie every inch and number them.

Attach a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-15-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 833
Posted By SmokinDodge
Its about a third of the way down the second...

Its about a third of the way down the second link. THANK YOU STEVE!!!


No. It's welded to the cylinder and it's not worth it to convert it. Found the correct fittings for $9 each thanks to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-15-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 833
Posted By SmokinDodge
Need fitting ID

Blew a hose on the neighbors grapple I've been borrowing. No big deal, pull the hose and go to John Deere to get one made. No dice. I went to five places to get a hose made and NO ONE can even...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-14-2017, 11:20 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 7,227
Posted By SmokinDodge
ESN's for Chrysler products wont work in quick...

ESN's for Chrysler products wont work in quick serve. You will have to do a generic engine model search to get results.......
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