Links for 2012


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

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

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

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

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

Put the 6.2 to the test today - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1267298-put-the-6-2-to-the-test-today.html
A Ford 6.2L owner reports on towing a 16K 5th wheel around the western US.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Ford F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

Dodge TSBs 1989-2012
http://www.turbodieselregister.com/tdrarticles/TSB-2012.pdf
List of Dodge TSBs from 1989 - 2012, compiled by Turbo Diesel Regeister (TDR) magazine.
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Type: TSB
Year: 1989, 1990, 1991 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

My 6.2 trip report - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1260777-my-6-2-trip-report.html
A former V10 owner describes his new 6.2L 4.30 towing experience: The 6.2 never missed a beat and with 2900 miles on it the oil is down 1/8 on the dipstick. After the 6.2 adapted to towing it really came alive and had no problems pulling our ...more
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Ford F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.2L V8

RV.net: Ram "Long Hauler" Closer To Production?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/26554927.cfm
Dodge may or may not produce a stretch 5500. Pros and cons over the off-the-shelf aftermarket parts used to produce one, including comparisons to the F-650 and Freightliner M2.
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Type: Product rumors Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 3500DRW

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

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

Do I need a $ 11,000 fuel System - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=463239
Multiple "fuel filter" light incidents in a few hundred miles, multiple fuel filter replacements with no help. The light is triggered by lack of fuel pressure, in the case of this poster it was caused by a grenaded fuel pump. Multiple responses ...more
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD 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

Dodge Cummins Computer Fault Codes
http://store.dieseltruckresource.com/cofaco.html
Pulled a code from your Dodge and want a translation? Look here.
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2005, 2006, 2007 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 1500, 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

LBZ vs LML for towing - Diesel Place : Chevrolet and GMC Diesel Truck Forums
http://www.dieselplace.com/forum/showthread.php?t=460924
Towing comparisons from LML owners who've previously had LBZs (2006-2007).
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2006, 2007, 2008 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500 Engine: GM 6.6L V8

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

Dodge Power Wagon: Specs and towing a 5th wheel
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25556282/gotomsg/25559729.cfm
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2005, 2006, 2007 ... 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8

2012 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 LTZ 4WD Crew Cab vs. 2012 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 4x4 Crew Cab, 2012 Ram 2500 Laramie Longhorn 4x4 Mega Cab - Comparison Tests - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/comparisons/2012-chevrolet-silverado-2500-ltz-4wd-crew-cab-vs-2012-ford-f-250-super-duty-...
Car and Driver tests 3 heavy duty pickups from the usual suspects.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers
Year: 2012
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8