Links for 2013


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

Consumer Reports 2013 Most Reliable New Cars
http://www.autonews.com/assets/PDF/CA915411028.PDF
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Type: Buying Advice
Year: 2013

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

2013-2014 Dodge Ram 1500 engine, transmission, and axles (powertrain)
http://www.allpar.com/model/ram/dodge/2013-ram-powertrain.html
Details from AllPar on the big changes in the 2013 Ram 1500 powertrain.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Photos
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD, 3.6L V6, 4.7L V8, 5.7L V8

Chrysler: 8-Speed Automatic Transmission Update and Service Best Practices
http://courses.chrysleracademy.com/MT201211/shell_popups/pdf/Reference.pdf
Tech manual on servicing the 8HP70 transmission.
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Type: Specs
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 1500

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

2013 Ram 1500 First Drive Review - Car and Driver
http://www.caranddriver.com/reviews/2013-ram-1500-first-drive-review
Quick review of the 2013 Ram 1500.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 1500

Running a Ford 6.7L with DEF in the diesel tank
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/27623232.cfm
One owner's experience after mistakenly adding some DEF to the diesel tank and driving until the water in fuel (WIF) light illuminates.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Ford F250 Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

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

INTRODUCING THE NEW 2013 RAM HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS
http://www.turbodieselregister.com/articlelive/articles/301/1/INTRODUCING-THE-NEW-2013-RAM-HEAVY-DUTY-TRUCKS/Page1.html
A writeup of the 2012 Texas State Fair product introduction of the 2013 RAM HD pickups.
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Type: Product announcements
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: Dodge 5.9L I6

2013 Ford SuperDuty Wiring Guide
https://www.fleet.ford.com/truckbbas/non-html/2013/2013_Electrical_Wiring_v1-1.pdf
Body Builder layout guide from Ford, wiring section. Schematics and details for wiring.
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Type: Specs Tech Topic: Whole vehicle
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC

2013 Millersburg Meet (Ohio truck meet) results with HD video! - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1251825-2013-millersburg-meet-results-with-hd-video.html
A rematch of previous efforts, with a few different trucks. Five trucks pull 15K up a hill, with videos for each pull. For the first time an F-150 Ecoboost makes the run. Here's who came out: bthr22 (Ryan) - 2000 F250, 2WD V10, 3.73 gears ...more
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Video
Year: 2000, 2001, 2002 ... 2010, 2011, 2013
Make/Model: Ford F150, F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT, 6.0L V8, 6.2L V8, 6.7L V8, 6.8L V10

2013 Light-Duty Shootout - PickupTrucks.com Special Reports
http://special-reports.pickuptrucks.com/2013-light-duty-challenge.html
The entire field of 2013 half ton pickups benchmarked towing and unloaded on the flats and on grades.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 1500; Ford F150; GMC 1500; Nissan Titan; Toyota Tundra

2013 Truck of the Year: Ram 1500 - Motor Trend
http://www.motortrend.com/oftheyear/truck/1302_2013_truck_of_the_year_ram_1500/
Motor Trend's 2013 Truck of the Year.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 1500; Ford F150

2013' model year to end early. - PowerStrokeNation : Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
http://powerstrokenation.com/forums/showthread.php?t=140794
Speculation that changes will come with the 2014 model year, which start ordering in March 2013, about 3 months earlier than usual.
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Type: Buying Advice
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

2013 Ram Heavy Duty Pickup Trucks: Ram 2500 and 3500
http://www.allpar.com/trucks/ram/2013-heavy-duty-pickups.html
Rundown on the freshened Dodge/RAM HD pickups, with some crisp axle and other component photos.
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Type: News
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

First Look: 2013 Ram 2500/3500 HD - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2012/09/first-look-2013-ram-25003500-hd.html
Review of the new 2013 Dodge HD pickups. Highlights are increases of power and the availability of the Aisin automatic in the 3500 pickup. It had earlier been only in the Dodge 3500-5500 chassis-cabs. Increased GVWRs, where Dodge trails its ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

General Motors Waits to Implement J2807 - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2012/06/general-motor-waits-to-implement-j2807.html
Ford delays implementing J2807, so GM pulls back on theirs as well.
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Type: Government & Industry
Year: 2013