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Old 09-16-2015, 11:40 AM   #41
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I noticed that they just issued a bulletin for the wrist pin on some 6.4l units. The solution was to replace the entire engine. apparently the supplier goofed and they were installing the incorrect wrist pin and it was failing.
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Old 09-16-2015, 11:43 AM   #42
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I noticed that they just issued a bulletin for the wrist pin on some 6.4l units. The solution was to replace the entire engine. apparently the supplier goofed and they were installing the incorrect wrist pin and it was failing.
This was for the 2014 models. and that was an OBVIOUS noise. One of my co workers fell into that group...
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Old 09-16-2015, 11:47 AM   #43
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I see. Did they ever offer an explanation on your issue?


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Old 09-16-2015, 12:05 PM   #44
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I am seeing about 10.5 figured with a calculator towing. I have not had a good clean flat tow without some wind yet and the truck only has 4600 miles.
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No they didn't. They deemed the noise "normal" is all they did.

once it began to pulse I more or less told them I was done with it and didn't want back.

the dealership actually treated the whole thing pretty well. I wasn't fond of them having to tear my truck apart to diagnose it so i wasn't hurt they didn't do more. Ultimately the dealership took pretty good care of me and never got short with me for continually bringing it back.

ended up trading me out of my truck into a long box cummins for less money than i paid for the hemi...

hind sight being 20/20 i wont be going gas ever again...
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Old 09-16-2015, 03:27 PM   #46
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Drove both trucks today. The Gas engine seemed sluggish compared to the Cummins for obvious reasons. The advertised price is within 4 k of each other, however the diesel is a base SLT but has many of the same features as the Big Horn blacked out version. The Black truck looks awesome and can be had for a better price.I just don't know. Both would be more than capable for what we do.
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Drove both trucks today. The Gas engine seemed sluggish compared to the Cummins for obvious reasons. The advertised price is within 4 k of each other, however the diesel is a base SLT but has many of the same features as the Big Horn blacked out version. The Black truck looks awesome and can be had for a better price.I just don't know. Both would be more than capable for what we do.
i got the chrome package, and if I had to do all over again, i would go with the blacked out package. its Sharp...
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MY 2014 Cummins loves to pull my 12K trailer with a GCVW of around 20K giving me around 11MPG. Empty, highway around 22MPG and around town 18-20MPG.
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Old 09-17-2015, 10:59 AM   #49
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Just put in an offer.....Lets see where this goes!
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Just put in an offer.....Lets see where this goes!
On which one?
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