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Tundra and Sequoia Air Injection System HowTo
http://www.tundraheadquarters.com/blog/tundra-sequoia-air-injection-induction-pump/
Causes and remediation options for Toyota Tundra owners with the UR 4.6/5.7L engines, a check engine light, and one or more of the codes: P0418 P0419 P2440 P2441 P2442 P2443 P2445 P2447 It’s been brought to our attention that many 2007 or 2008 ...more
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Type: HowTo, TSB
Year: 2008, 2009, 2010
Make/Model: Toyota Tundra Engine: Toyota 4.6L V8, 5.7L 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

1994-08 Dodge Front End Issues and the Dreaded Death Wobble |
http://blog.dieselpowerproducts.com/dodge-front-end-issues-and-the-dreaded-death-wobble
Detailed write up on the 94-08 Dodge HD front suspension including the causes of "death wobble" and the roots of the Chrysler recalls and eventual NHTSA settlement.
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Type: HowTo
Year: 1994, 1995, 1996 ... 2006, 2007, 2008
Make/Model: Dodge 1500, 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

Honda 2000i Carb Job With Photos
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/22602186/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1
Nice writeup on servicing the carb on the common Honda gennies: I wanted to share a bit of my time and knowledge of the Honda 2000 I generator. I know that this time of year we all want to get things started and dont want to have the hassle of ...more
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Type: HowTo, Water cooler Attributes: Video

How is Coking related to diesel engines?
http://www.gotengines.com/blog/diesel-engines/coking-related-diesel-engines
Specially about the Ford 6.0L PowerStroke but applies to any diesel with an EGR valve.
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Type: HowTo Attributes: Photos
Year: 2007, 2008, 2009
Engine: Ford 6.0L V8

Aftermarket transmission cooler results and analysis
http://www.ram1500diesel.com/forum/ram-1500-diesel-towing-hauling/2559-aftermarket-transmission-cooler-results-analysis...
Adding a transmission cooler to a 8HP70 in a 2013+ Ram 1500 Ecodiesel, includes temperature comparisons.
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Type: HowTo
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

My BDS 6" lift Install Thread - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1277323-my-bds-6-lift-install-thread.html
A write up of installing a BDS 6" lift.
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Type: HowTo Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Suspension
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW

Reverse flush a radiator
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/24272597/gotomsg/24272676.cfm
How to reverse flush to remove all the coolant.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine

Calculate Towing Capacity
http://www.popthetop.com/files/TowingCapacityWorksheet.xls
Detailed, methodical spreadsheet to calculate your tow vehicles towing capacity. The manufacturer numbers only tell one part of the story, almost always ignoring what the vehicle can carry. This spreadsheet helps you add the weights of your vehicle ...more
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Towing & hauling

super duty front coil springs swap - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1218894-super-duty-front-coil-springs-swap.html
Writeup on swapping front coils for heavier (or lighter) ones in a SuperDuty.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Suspension
Year: 2007
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

2011+ Ford 6.7L Fuel Filter / Water Separator
http://www.dieselsite.com/dieselsite2011-20012ford67lfuelfilterwaterseparator.aspx
First aftermarket water separator for the 6.7L. An effort to address CP-4 HPFP failures with more effective filtering. More details in the link.
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Type: HowTo Attributes: Upgrade/Aftermarket Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

LLY Overheating Problems - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=370357
Nice list of the major LLY overheating discussions and solutions.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Removing the Duramax 2nd battery tray
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/26445473.cfm
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2001, 2002, 2003 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Welcome to guzzle's Transfer Case Fluid Change Web Page
http://www.guzzle7pt3.com/transfer.php
How to change NV transfer case fluid, applies directly to Ford and Dodge heavy duties, and most transfer cases in principle.
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Type: HowTo
Year: 2000, 2001, 2002 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW; Ford F250, F350, F350DRW

How to ( BALL JOINTS ) - Dodge Diesel - Diesel Truck Resource Forums
http://www.dieseltruckresource.com/dev/ball-joints-t217250.html
Detailed writeup on replacing ball joints on any 2nd, 3rd, or 4th generation Ram.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Suspension
Year: 1993, 1994, 1995 ... 2001, 2002, 2003
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500

Comment on the Ice Pick Trick - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=438706
Some LLY owners have problems with the #7 injector that they remedy with an ice pick. Some counter-experiences and cautions in this thread.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2004, 2005, 2006
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.6L V8

Rear sway bar install on a F350 with 20
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1070522-rear-sway-bar-install-on-a-f350-with-20-wheels-pictures.html
Swaybar installation howto with pictures.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Suspension
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

OEM / aftermarket rear sway bar for F350 - Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com
http://www.thedieselstop.com/forums/f151/oem-aftermarket-rear-sway-bar-f350-300368/
Wondering about the benefit of a rear sway bar? Before/after TT towing impressions show a big improvement.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

Trailer towing guide - Diesel Forum - TheDieselStop.com
http://www.thedieselstop.com/forums/f32/trailer-towing-guide-307607/
Especially focused on the F-150, but applicable to all pickups.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Towing & hauling

Parking Brake Backing Plate Installation - WITH PICTURES - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1058615-parking-brake-backing-plate-installation-with-pictures.html
How to adjust and replace a parking break on a 99-up Ford Super Duty.
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Type: HowTo Tech Topic: Brakes, wheels & tires
Year: 1999, 2000, 2001 ... 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW