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Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs Yesterday, 09:44 PM
Replies: 29,657
Views: 1,144,630
Posted By WE3ZS
Yes Coop, a Scangauge or Ultra-Guage will show...

Yes Coop, a Scangauge or Ultra-Guage will show the intake air temp, it's one of the data points that I monitor on my U-G.

And AZ types faster than me!
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty Yesterday, 02:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By WE3ZS
Spacers won't help in your situation. Spacers...

Spacers won't help in your situation. Spacers will only help someone who wants to run newer rims on an older truck, not the other way around like you want to do. And unless your '04 has the...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-23-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 335
Posted By WE3ZS
Now I'm literally thinking that I want to play...

Now I'm literally thinking that I want to play Air Hockey! :-drink
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 10-23-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By WE3ZS
SuperDuty wheels changed starting in '05 when the...

SuperDuty wheels changed starting in '05 when the frontends went to coil springs, the '05+ plus truck's axles are almost 4" wider than they were pre-'05, so mounting your older rims on a newer truck...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 10-22-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 797
Posted By WE3ZS
Scaler is correct, whatever gear ratio you have...

Scaler is correct, whatever gear ratio you have the ring gear turns the same number of revs per mile as the tire, since the speedo is calibrated to the stock tire size the speed indicated on the...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-22-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 415
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 10-21-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 797
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 10-21-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 921
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 10-21-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 235
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 10-21-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 29,657
Views: 1,144,630
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 10-21-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,290
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 10-21-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 699
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 10-21-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 531
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: 18
Views: 797
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: 472
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?
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