Links for Discussion + 2011


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

Turbo Diesel Register Tech: 68RFE Transmission - Ask the Engineer
http://www.turbodieselregister.com/tdrarticles/tdrarticle_68RFEtransmission.html
Detailed discussion on the 68RFE heavy duty automatic transmission offered with the 2007.5+ Dodge Ram pickups.
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Type: Discussion
Year: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW

Ford Answers the NHTSA HPFP investigation
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25850681.cfm
Ford's reply to the ongoing NHTSA Bosch high pressure fuel pump failure investigation
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350DRW Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

Ford HPFP failure and warranty denial
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1126155-help-glow-plug-water-bs.html
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350 Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

HPFP failures - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1106161-hpfp-failures.html
Detailed, informative thread on the fuel system on the 6.7L, focussing on the HPFP. Includes video animations on how the HPFP and injectors work, plus a PDF from Bosch showing the HPFP details.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Video Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011, 2012
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350, F350CC, F350DRW, F450CC, F450PU, F550CC Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

2011 F250SD CC... Add-A-Leaf Installed! No More Sag! - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1098124-2011-f250sd-cc-add-a-leaf-installed-no-more-sag.html
Sagging rear suspension? A discussion of add-a-leafs
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Suspension
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F250, F350

Failed Ford 6.7L HPFP, and warranty problems related to two dealers
http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1099978-painful-an-update.html
Long thread detailing the original poster's died-on-road 6.7L, the cause, and the interplay of two dealers who examined it, along with Ford's corporate warranty approach. He's fighting to get his claim covered with the aid of the 2nd dealer. This is ...more
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2011
Engine: Ford 6.7L V8

The 2012 F150 Ecoboost is very intriguing - new HD payload option on SuperCrews
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25412401/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1
The HD payload option on the crew cab brings the payload within the range of F-250s. "So from what I've heard, the 2012 F150 Ecoboost is going to have a tow rating of over 11,000lbs and an available HD payload rating of over 2,300lbs in the ...more
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Type: Discussion
Year: 2011
Make/Model: Ford F150 Engine: Ford 3.5L V6 TT

GM 6spd vs 4spd Tranny Chart
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25292086/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1.cfm
GM owners discuss towing with the 4L80e 4 speed automatic versus the new 6 speed. Some comments deal with towing with older GM automatics (TH400) that have a very high first gear (2.48:1). Includes a comparison spreadsheet showing the differences.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Numbers Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 1991, 1992, 1993 ... 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500, 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 5.3L V8, 6.0L V8

SVT boss goes on record about Ford Raptor frame damage claims [w/video]
http://www.autoblog.com/2011/07/21/svt-boss-goes-on-record-about-ford-raptor-frame-damage-claims-w/
Ford SVT boss responds to Raptor frame damage cases.
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Type: Discussion Attributes: Video Tech Topic: Suspension
Year: 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Ford F150-SVT

Chevy 6.0L: get the 4.10 or not?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25183267.cfm
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Type: Discussion, Tow report Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.0L V8

Axle ratios: 2011 Chevy 6.0L with 4.10 or 3.73?
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/23930744.cfm
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Type: Discussion, Tow report Tech Topic: Towing & hauling
Year: 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: GM 6.0L V8

DPF kaput @ 48k
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/25112310.cfm
A user needs a new DPF at 48k miles and relays the aggravating factors and the cost.
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Type: Discussion Tech Topic: Engine
Year: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6