Links for 2014


Diagnosing Tundra Air Pump Failures
http://forum.ih8mud.com/threads/air-pump-failures.402819/
Includes TSB and Technical Reference information on when the air pump runs. The latest TSB is T-SB-0160-11 Rev 2 http://media.fixed-ops.com/Toy_ServiceBulletins/sb0160T11.pdf
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Type: HowTo, TSB
Year: 2008, 2009, 2010 ... 2013, 2014, 2015
Make/Model: Toyota Tundra Engine: Toyota 5.7L V8

Ford 6.8L - 3V Engine & 6R140 Transmission
http://www.newyorkbussales.com/ford-engine.cfm
Bluebird Bus company details the 6R140 and 6.8L 3V V10 engine. Includes performance comparisons to the GM 8.1L V8 and Allison 1000 and 2000 transmissions.
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Type: Specs Attributes: Dyno results
Year: 2011, 2012, 2013 ... 2015, 2016, 2017
Make/Model: Ford F450CC, F550CC Engine: Ford 6.8L V10; GM 8.1L V8

EcoBoost police fleet vehicles update
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/28252618.cfm
Police department fleet experience with several 3.5L V6 Ford Ecoboosts finds that carbon build up is higher (due to idling perhaps) and is using BG fuel treatment.
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Type: TSB
Year: 2014, 2015
Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT

Popular Trucks Crash Test Videos
https://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/28203705.cfm
A list of US NHTSA crash test videos for recent pickups.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Video
Year: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F150, F250; Toyota Tundra

Forum: CP3 in Ram verses CP4 in Ford and GM
https://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/28204395/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1
Discussion about Bosch HPFP CP4 applications on Ford and GM diesels, including details on the construction of the pump and why it's susceptible to failing: It is in the laws of physics... First, they used the fuel, diesel, as the CP4's internal's ...more
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Type: Discussion
Year: 2013, 2014, 2015
Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

2014 Ram 2500 HD 6.4L HEMI and Gear Hold Feature [Ike Gauntlet Video]
http://www.tfltruck.com/2014/10/2014-ram-2500-hd-6-4l-hemi-and-gear-hold-feature-ike-gauntlet-video/
The TFL Truck crew takes a Dodge 2500 6.4L up the Colorado I-70 grade to the Eisenhower Tunnel ("Ike Gauntlet" in their parlance). This is a retest; on the first run the pickup didn't pull all the way to redline in 1st gear. Ram offered an ...more
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Video
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

Ram EcoDiesel Has High-Class Lineage
http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/ram-ecodiesel-has-high-class-lineage
Wards details the VM Motori 3.0L CRD engine, just named to its 10-Best engines list.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

Trip #3, a tale of two trips with the Lance 2285 and my EcoDiesel
http://www.ram1500diesel.com/forum/ram-1500-diesel-towing-hauling/2531-trip-3-tale-two-trips-lance-2285-my-ecodiesel....
Tow report of an owner towing 6000 lb with an Ecodiesel. He's pleased with the performance. At the biggest grade, oil temp reached 260F but coolant never exceeded 233, and trans never past 176, all while still holding 55mph in 5th. In summary - ...more
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

2014 Ram 2500 Laramie Limited Heavy Duty First Test - Truck Trend
http://www.trucktrend.com/roadtests/pickup/163_1311_2014_ram_2500_hd_laramie_limited_first_test/
Review of the 2014 Ram 2500 with the 6.4L V8. So how's the Ram 2500 HD 6.4 Hemi stack up with Chevrolet and Ford's big three-quarter ton gassers? Well enough, we suppose. The last comparable Super Duty we tested, a 2011 F-250 Lariat equipped with ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

RV.Net Open Roads Forum: Tow Vehicles: 6.4L Hemi tow report - weights added
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/27868762/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1
2014 Ram 2500 6.4L towing report. The owner admits his old 2007 Cummins towed better but this 6.4/4.10 combo is plenty for his occasional towing of a 12K 5th wheel. Some respondents complain of the gaps in the 66RE 1-2-3 gears, and one reply ...more
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

RV.Net Open Roads Forum: RAM 6.4L Hemi "heavy-ish" tow test - Video added
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/27673944.cfm
A new 6.4L Hemi owner does a short drive with a 10K 5th wheel.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

2014 Ram 2500 6.4L Tow Review: rv.net
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/27620526/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1
New 6.4L owner tows 8800lb in the southeast.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

4Wheeler: Midwest Drive report on the RAM 1500 EcoDiesel
http://www.fourwheeler.com/vehicle-reviews/1403-first-drive-2014-ram-1500-ecodiesel-diesel-debut/
4Wheeler drives a new RAM EcoDiesel around the midwest, noting its highway mileage and throttle control off road.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

4Wheeler: Driving and Towing with the RAM 1500 EcoDiesel
http://www.fourwheeler.com/vehicle-reviews/2014-ram-1500-ecodiesel-review-towing-and-mpg-fuel-economy/
FourWheeler magazine tows a 7000lb load with the new RAM EcoDiesel and is impressed with the mileage and, for its size, power. In fact, if you were looking for max tow capacity from a 1/2-ton, the company would likely steer you into a Hemi V-8 ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

Calling out all who had problems with DEF/Emissions - Chevy and GMC Duramax Diesel Forum
http://www.duramaxforum.com/forum/2011-lml-duramax-powertrain/193378-calling-out-all-who-had-problems-def-emissions.html
Long thread collecting owner experiences with DEF in the 2011+ Duramax LML motors. One user suggested some remediation options Yea WileECoyote. I am glad you started this thread. I have learned a lot from it and I am sure others have also. Being ...more
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Type: News Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine, Upgrade/Aftermarket?
Year: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Engine: GM 6.6L V8

2014 Pickup Truck Of The Year - FourWheeler Magazine
http://www.fourwheeler.com/vehicle-reviews/1402-2014-pickup-truck-of-the-year/
FourWheeler's 2014 truck of the year competition.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 2500; Toyota Tundra Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8; GM 5.3L V8; Toyota 5.7L V8

Sneak Peek 2014 Ram Power Wagon - Four Wheeler Magazine
http://www.fourwheeler.com/news/129-1307-sneak-peek-2014-ram-power-wagon/
A look inside the 2014 Power Wagon, with drawings of the new 3-link radius arm suspension changes made to improve articulation over the standard 2500's.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

2014 Toyota Tundra - First Drive - Four Wheeler Magazine
http://www.fourwheeler.com/vehicle-reviews/1401-2014-toyota-tundra-the-third-generation-first-drive/
4Wheeler takes a jaunt in a 2014 Tundra and lists a few changes from the previous year, including a new BorgWarner TCase.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Photos
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Toyota Tundra Engine: Toyota 5.7L V8

Press Release: It’s Official: 2014 Silverado and Sierra Deliver Most Power
http://media.gm.com/content/media/us/en/gm/company_info/facilities/powertrain/bedford.detail.html/content/Pages/news/us...
GM's new direct-injected V6 and V8s. They release the HP and torque of the 6.2L, at "420 horsepower (at 5600 rpm) and 460 lb-ft of torque (at 4100 rpm)"
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500 Engine: GM 6.2L V8

First Drive: 2014 Chevy Silverado - 4-Wheel & Off-Road Magazine
http://www.fourwheeler.com/vehicle-reviews/1309-first-drive-2014-chevy-silverado/
A short media-intro ride report.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500 Engine: GM 4.3L V6, 5.3L V8