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Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs Today, 12:06 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By WE3ZS
On those loooong downhills are you using a lower...

On those loooong downhills are you using a lower transmission gear to control speed or just the friction brakes?
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty Yesterday, 09:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 565
Posted By WE3ZS
I thought that was what I said, only needs to be...

I thought that was what I said, only needs to be out of OD if it's hunting gears while towing.

Like Tom I tow heavy and leave it in OD, where it stays except on the bigger hills (both going up...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty Yesterday, 08:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By WE3ZS
If you read the threads on the Hedman headers and...

If you read the threads on the Hedman headers and the loose socket connection you will see that the issue is the socket expanding, not the bolts working loose, the bolts get loose due to the...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs Yesterday, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 136
Posted By WE3ZS
Yeah, I'm pretty sure Mike at 5Star is a lot...

Yeah, I'm pretty sure Mike at 5Star is a lot sharper on these things than I will ever be, I always press "NO" and continue on to the custom tunes. ;)
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs Yesterday, 08:27 PM
Replies: 29,610
Views: 1,140,625
Posted By WE3ZS
Please keep posting all the fun stuff Michael,...

Please keep posting all the fun stuff Michael, when I grow up I wanna be YOU! :-wink
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs Yesterday, 08:16 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,864
Posted By WE3ZS
Trip is not set in stone yet but most likely will...

Trip is not set in stone yet but most likely will happen, I think you'll happy with the driving experience. :-X06



I totally agree, but of course I'm biased. ;)



Very good Eric, I'll...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs Yesterday, 07:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 517
Posted By WE3ZS
Robert, I have had pretty good luck cutting...

Robert, I have had pretty good luck cutting aluminum tube and sheet on a table saw with a good carbide tipped blade, go with a higher tooth count for smoother cutting action. And watch out for...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs Yesterday, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 183
Posted By WE3ZS
^^^ Tom's got it covered ^^^ :-X22 You may...

^^^ Tom's got it covered ^^^ :-X22

You may bottom out the stock rear springs on bumps but otherwise it will ride like a caddy with that weight in the rear. :-X06
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 10-20-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 565
Posted By WE3ZS
The 4R100 in the OP's truck (as well as in my EX)...

The 4R100 in the OP's truck (as well as in my EX) is designed and intended to be in OD when towing up to the CGVWR, it only needs to be taken out of OD if it starts hunting when climbing grades, as...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-20-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 376
Posted By WE3ZS
What spacers did you get? (link?) How far too...

What spacers did you get? (link?)
How far too short are the spacer's stud threads? How far inside the nut is the end of the stud?
It does sound like longer studs may be in order.
Pics?
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-20-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,562
Posted By WE3ZS
Hey Five, my EX with it's 4" lift and 35" tires...

Hey Five, my EX with it's 4" lift and 35" tires is shown in post #6 of this thread. My front is actually 3 7/8" higher than stock with modded X codes and with the Nitto Dura Grapplers in 305/70R18E...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-20-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,864
Posted By WE3ZS
Apoc, it looks more likely that we will be...

Apoc, it looks more likely that we will be camping at Dixie Caverns Campground in Salem VA this weekend, I'll let you know when it's confirmed.
Go test drive a stock V-10 (and 7.3 & 6.0) and then...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-19-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 610
Posted By WE3ZS
No, he is looking for the '04 style that doesn't...

No, he is looking for the '04 style that doesn't require spacers to fit on an EX, the ones you linked to are from an '05+ SuperDuty truck. The link in post #3 shows the '04 style, they have a...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-19-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 552
Posted By WE3ZS
As has already been suggested, I would get some...

As has already been suggested, I would get some way of monitoring the trans temp. With 3.73s and 37" tires you are increasing stresses on the trans, add to that the 7000+/- lb trailer load and...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 10-19-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 815
Posted By WE3ZS
Hey, I'm in PA also and I've never seen 93 sell...

Hey, I'm in PA also and I've never seen 93 sell for the same price as 87 octane, sale or special promotion. Would be a pretty bad deal for the refiner/marketer too, upgrading gasoline stocks from 87...
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