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07-09-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 18,949
Posted By aquaman

I had this issue. I had two problems. First,...

I had this issue. I had two problems. First, the factory stabilizer was completely shot. Replacing it with a Rancho seemed to have fixed the problem for about a year until it went bad also as I...
08-29-2017, 03:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,258
Posted By aquaman

You might have 2 issues Check your charging...

You might have 2 issues

Check your charging voltage. Typical charging voltage is approx 15-16V. If the alternator brushes are almost shot but not completely, the battery might appear to be...
08-29-2017, 02:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By aquaman

Is the truck tuned? If so, then returning to...

Is the truck tuned? If so, then returning to stock is probably the thing to do...
08-29-2017, 02:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,153
Posted By aquaman

My original factory shocks were shot by 30K. ...

My original factory shocks were shot by 30K.

I replaced them with a set of Rancho adjustable 9000's . Initially, the ride was good, but after 40-50K miles, it's been questionable. I also...
07-17-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By aquaman

The CAT doesn't really do much in terms of flow...

The CAT doesn't really do much in terms of flow restriction at normal driving habits since it's flow-through. Soot accumulation simply blows through and out...which makes sense since I've haven't...
07-17-2017, 10:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 13,586
Posted By aquaman

"they haven't had a forced regen in over two...

"they haven't had a forced regen in over two months which I'm very pleased about. In addition milage is up on the test trucks 15-17 percent."

I'm curious... how much was spent on the additive in...
10-31-2016, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,413
Posted By aquaman

If smoke is refering to smoke during regen, mine...

If smoke is refering to smoke during regen, mine would leave a smoke screen and belch white unburned smoke like squirting lighter fluid on hot BBQ coals as it was heating up the DPF. It was vile and...
06-28-2016, 10:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 13,586
Posted By aquaman

DK does make my engine seem to idle quieter and...

DK does make my engine seem to idle quieter and smoother. However, over the 90K miles I've logged every regen and hand-calc'd mpgs incuding approximate concentration of DK in every tankful, there's...
06-28-2016, 10:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 13,586
Posted By aquaman

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06-24-2016, 01:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,952
Posted By aquaman

I think the reason why H&S wants the truck hot is...

I think the reason why H&S wants the truck hot is to ensure the batteries are fully charged so they'll last the 10-15minutes to download the firmware while the ignition is on and to ensure the glow...
06-24-2016, 01:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,946
Posted By aquaman

I never liked the Easy tune. Boost seemed to be...

I never liked the Easy tune. Boost seemed to be crazy high for no reason and there's no choice of shift tunes, and there's no TC lock in 4th.

The Mild tune shifting seemed awfully harsh. HD300...
06-23-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,761
Posted By aquaman

Note regens won't start until coolant reaches...

Note regens won't start until coolant reaches 165F. (Un)Fortunately, my commute is about 18miles each way and about 40-45minutes. There's maybe 15minutes of slow 50-60mph freeway in that stretch....
06-23-2016, 11:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,761
Posted By aquaman

I think my old posts characterizing the CAT and...

I think my old posts characterizing the CAT and DPF temperature profiles during regen are still here somewhere.

Basically the first 10minutes or so are spent trying to heat up the DPF to about...
06-22-2016, 11:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 13,586
Posted By aquaman

I ran DK for a while and saw no mpgs increase or...

I ran DK for a while and saw no mpgs increase or decrease in regens. I've come to the conclusion DK or any other additives are not necessary as long as I refuel from top-tier name branded stations...
06-22-2016, 11:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,533
Posted By aquaman

I've been running about 2800miles on Propel HPR...

I've been running about 2800miles on Propel HPR alone in the past 3 months since the station is on my daily route and it runs about $0.15~$0.20 cheaper per gallon.

Looks like my running average...
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