Links for 2015


5.7 Tundra DIY transmission fluid change
http://www.tundratalk.net/forums/maintenance-repair/106946-5-7-tundra-diy-transmission-fluid-change.html
Steps to check the tranny fluid level (by a drain plug) and to replace the fluid without using a flushing machine.
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Type: HowTo
Year: 2007, 2008, 2009 ... 2016, 2017, 2018
Make/Model: Toyota Tundra Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8

Ford Axle Lubricant Specs
https://www.fcsdchemicalsandlubricants.com/Main/quickref/axlelube.pdf
Capacities and lubricant types for all Fords 2008-2017
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Type: Specs
Year: 2008, 2009, 2010 ... 2015, 2016, 2017
Make/Model: Ford F150, F150-SVT, F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC, Ranger

Ford F-150 2.7-Liter EcoBoost V6 Engine Delivers V8 Capability
https://media.ford.com/content/fordmedia/fna/us/en/news/2014/07/22/all-new-ford-f-150-2-7liter-ecoboost-v6-engine-...
Ford 2015 2.7L V6 Ecoboost press release.
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2015
Engine: Ford 2.7L V6 TT

Engine of the Month - Ford 2.7-Liter Twin Turbo EcoBoost V-6
http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars/a12933/engine-of-the-month-ford-2-7-liter-twin-turbo-ecoboost-v-6-16723072/
Popular Mechanics goes into the specific features of the 2.7L Ecoboost, including a split block with an aluminum lower half, iron upper half.
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Type: Discussion
Year: 2015
Engine: Ford 2.7L V6 TT

2015 Ford F-150 EcoBoost 2.7-liter towing capacity - Consumer Reports News
http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/news/2014/09/can-the-ford-f-150-2-7-liter-really-tow/index.htm
Consumer Reports writer tows his Airstream with the 2.7L Ford mill and gives it a good report.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F150 Engine: Ford 2.7L V6 TT

2015 Ford SuperDuty Press Release
https://media.ford.com/content/fordmedia/fna/us/en/news/2014/03/05/new-2015-ford-f-series-super-duty-will-deliver-best-...
New 2015 Ford F-Series Super Duty Will Deliver Best-in-Class Horsepower, Torque and Towing Capacity Second-generation 6.7-liter Power Stroke® V8 turbo diesel boosts horsepower to a class-leading 440 horsepower; torque to class-leading 860 lb.-ft ...more
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

Yes, You Can Off-Road The 2015 Chevy Silverado 2500 Z71
http://truckyeah.jalopnik.com/first-2015-chevrolet-silverado-2500-hd-z71-to-earn-off-1512397541
Real world off road review of the 2015 Chevy Silverado HD 6.0L.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD Engine: GM 6.0L V8

2015 Ford F-250 Gets A Diesel Dose Of Viagra, But It's Still An Old Man
http://truckyeah.jalopnik.com/2015-ford-f-250-gets-a-diesel-dose-of-viagra-but-its-s-1605600214
Review of the 2015 Ford F250 that pulls no punches about the age of the chassis (dating to 1999 model year).
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Type: Published review
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

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

2015 4x4 Challenge: Ram Rebel & Toyota Tundra TRDpro
http://special-reports.pickuptrucks.com/2015-4x4-challenge.html
High and low speed off road test (including Dumont Dunes for high speed sand runs and Big Bear for crawling). "We took the two newest 4x4 half-ton entries, the 2015 Ram 1500 Rebel and the 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro, and matched them in a head-to- ...more
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 1500; Toyota Tundra Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8; 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

2015 RAM 6.4L Truck Camper Report
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/28265196.cfm
The owner compares to his previous 2003 5.9L Dodge.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

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

Ford Releases 2015 F-150 Fuel-Economy Numbers - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2014/11/ford-releases-2015-f-150-fuel-economy-numbers.html
Ford releases the new body style 2015 F-150 fuel economy numbers. Comparisons to competitors and the old body style.
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Type: Product announcements Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Ford F150

Comparison: 2015 Ford F-150 vs. Ram 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado
http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/trucks/1501_comparison_2015_ford_f_150_vs_ram_1500_chevrolet_silverado/viewall.html
MotorTrend tests the 2015 full size pickup offerings from Ford, GM and Ram. Includes loaded and unloaded performance results.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 1500; Ford F150 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD; Ford 2.7L V6 TT; GM 5.3L V8

AutoGuide 2015 Heavy Duty Truck Comparison
http://www.autoguide.com/auto-news/2014/10/2015-heavy-duty-truck-comparison.html
AutoGuide drives the Big 3 heavy duty diesel pickups.
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Type: Published review, Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 3500DRW; Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW; Ford F350 Engine: Dodge 5.9L V8; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

Chevrolet Silverado Gears Up for 2015
http://media.gm.com/media/us/en/gm/news.detail.html/content/Pages/news/us/en/2014/Aug/0820-8speed/0820-silverado-8-...
Press release for the GM 8L90 8 speed transmission first used in the 2015+ Silverado 1500s with the 6.2L V8.
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Type: Specs
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500

We Drive GM's Full-Size 2015 Pickups and SUVs with 8-Speed Automatic | Car and Driver Blog
http://blog.caranddriver.com/theyve-got-a-corvette-motor-and-transmission-we-drive-gms-new-8-speed-pickups-and-suvs/
Driving impressions of the new 8 speed 8L90 transmission and 4th gen 6.2L V8.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500 Engine: GM 6.2L V8