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Old 05-25-2011, 04:32 PM
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Only need three transmissions in a Dodge before the 8.1 dies...
WHen your truck is putting down 1000 lbs of torque yes youre going to need a rebuild at some point. Im doing 0 - 60 in less than 5 seconds with modifications to my stock trans. One build.
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Old 05-25-2011, 04:33 PM
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And you would need to find a good deal where to buy stock for Duracell or Energizer for all the batteries you will go through for your hearing aids from that LOUD and LOUDER CLACKER of an engine.I thought this thread was on the 8.1,NOT your oil burner.
Sorry but a 5.9 HPCR is not loud.
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Old 05-25-2011, 06:35 PM
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TUNEY443-You mean the phantom 8.1 that is so secret even GM doesn't know it was already built and released before any other model?
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Old 05-25-2011, 08:25 PM
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With the factories not yet switched over to make 2012's, and them not on the dealer lots yet, and that 2012's are not for sale until the fall, how does this guy have one now?
Its all B.S. after I saw the this thread I tried to buy one and my dealer said he cant get me a 2012 until the begining of July and they will not have the 8.1 as an option. My dealer did confirm this with GM.
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Old 05-25-2011, 08:28 PM
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Old 05-25-2011, 08:41 PM
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Old 05-25-2011, 08:50 PM
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Old 05-25-2011, 09:21 PM
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While we're on the subjuct...

One of my buddies just bought a 2012 Ford F250 with the 7.3L powerstroke. Ford finally brought that engine back!!!!!
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Old 05-25-2011, 09:28 PM
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While we're on the subjuct...

One of my buddies just bought a 2012 Ford F250 with the 7.3L powerstroke. Ford finally brought that engine back!!!!!
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Old 05-25-2011, 10:24 PM
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I'm not joking guys, the 8.1 is back... You're dealer must be out of the loop but they are out...
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