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Forum: Chassis & Suspension 02-06-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 978
Posted By joshd472
I had Ranchos and really liked them but with him...

I had Ranchos and really liked them but with him being cranked up 3" there is not much that is going to help.
Forum: Wheels & Tires 02-05-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 761
Posted By joshd472
Such a broad question it's hard to answer. I like...

Such a broad question it's hard to answer. I like 20s but a lot of people here don't. Some people like -44 offset but I don't. Pick what you like and don't worry about what everyone else thinks and...
Forum: Colorado General talk 02-02-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 962
Posted By joshd472
I wanted one. They’re a mean looking little...

I wanted one. They’re a mean looking little truck, unfortunately I left feeling the same way as you.
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 01-23-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,276
Posted By joshd472
My comment was out of line and I apologize. Thank...

My comment was out of line and I apologize. Thank you for your service!
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-22-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,739
Posted By joshd472
I'm scared to do anything to my exhaust. I've...

I'm scared to do anything to my exhaust. I've heard these trucks with an exhaust and it's just awful :(

What do you not like about the shifting?
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-22-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,739
Posted By joshd472
No problem. The tires are basically a 33x11 and...

No problem. The tires are basically a 33x11 and the wheels are Mickey Thompson/Roush with a +18 offset. I didn't have to do any leveling or trimming and have no rubbing. I would like to take the rear...
Forum: Wheels & Tires 01-20-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 657
Posted By joshd472
That shop is full of shit. I fit 33x12.5 on a -12...

That shop is full of shit. I fit 33x12.5 on a -12 offset 18x9 wheel. I had to trim a bit but it fit at about 1/2Ē above stock height.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 01-19-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,457
Posted By joshd472
Iím a cadd monkey. Itís how I make my living....

Iím a cadd monkey. Itís how I make my living. Never fooled with solid works but if itís as anal as cadd or revit is thatís some damn impressive work. Good job!
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-19-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,739
Posted By joshd472
Rest the read out when I bought the truck a month...

Rest the read out when I bought the truck a month ago and had a 16.9 mpg avg. reset the reading on the way home after getting the new wheels and tires put on. Put about 70 miles of mixed driving on...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 01-19-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 656
Posted By joshd472
My father in law helped me do mine. Both of us...

My father in law helped me do mine. Both of us are 6' and 200lbs plus and we were huffin and puffin when we got that thing out. Only had floor jacks, and then when putting it back in the converter...
Forum: LLY 01-19-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
LLY: fuel usage
Views: 310
Posted By joshd472
My lly ecsb got 16-19 depending on speed with...

My lly ecsb got 16-19 depending on speed with 33x12.5 tires. I also got 13-14 towing a 4k lb boat. Hope this helps.
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-19-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,739
Posted By joshd472
I just put on some Mickey Thompson/Roush wheels...

I just put on some Mickey Thompson/Roush wheels today with 275/60/20 duratracs. The tires only weigh 3lbs more than stock. I will let you know the mileage difference on the way home.
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-19-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,739
Posted By joshd472
True but it won't tow like the Eco Boost. I had a...

True but it won't tow like the Eco Boost. I had a friend who had one and told me about the mileage, so I knew going in what I was getting. I tow a 4k boat around 150-200 miles a week and dollar for...
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-18-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,739
Posted By joshd472
Have almost the same exact rig. Mileage is almost...

Have almost the same exact rig. Mileage is almost identical. I haven’t hand calculated it yet but I think the read out may actually say I little worse than what you’re getting. I took a 55 mpg 2 lane...
Forum: Wheels & Tires 01-17-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 915
Posted By joshd472
Dozer was trying to tell you the IFS is not junk...

Dozer was trying to tell you the IFS is not junk if used correctly. Trimming a little plastic is a lot better than wrecking the front end. I don’t know why this is so hard for people to understand.
Forum: LB7 01-12-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 666
Posted By joshd472
Gpcm is the glow plug control module

Gpcm is the glow plug control module
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 01-12-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,276
Posted By joshd472
Going by his sentence structure (or lack there...

Going by his sentence structure (or lack there of). I'm going to say he's not the brightest fella out there.
Forum: Duramax Engine Building 01-07-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,885
Posted By joshd472
You actually done a good job of explaining your...

You actually done a good job of explaining your theory and I agree with it.
Forum: Smoke Signals 01-05-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 427
Posted By joshd472
Haha I know I know. I actually really like it...

Haha I know I know. I actually really like it tho. I wanted a LBZ but I couldn’t find one with in 6 hours of me. I’m not brand loyal and tow a bay boat a lot. My dads new 1/2 ton Chevy is very...
Forum: Smoke Signals 01-04-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 427
Posted By joshd472
Best there is.

So I recently bought a F150 and Iíve been trying to find a forum similar to this one to join and there just isnít any. Itís all about bro what size tires can I run with my 2Ē lever bro. I want a a...
Forum: LB7 01-04-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 946
Posted By joshd472
Glad you got it sorted out.

Glad you got it sorted out.
Forum: Smoke Signals 01-02-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 296
Posted By joshd472
Sadly this is all too common around here. Some of...

Sadly this is all too common around here. Some of the preconceived notions people have about Mississippi are true. I just bought a F150 and was talking to some buddies about some new tires to get....
Forum: Smoke Signals 12-22-2017, 02:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 334
Posted By joshd472
Truck turned out to be solid motor and tranny...

Truck turned out to be solid motor and tranny wise. Pulled the vin and figured the seller was trying to cover up a washed title.
Forum: Smoke Signals 12-22-2017, 08:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 334
Posted By joshd472
Seems high to me too but trucks are going for...

Seems high to me too but trucks are going for crazy money around here right and sadly I have to buy one. I’ve been looking at these and 3.5 ecoboost and I’ve yet to find a 4wd ecoboost with less then...
Forum: Smoke Signals 12-22-2017, 06:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 334
Posted By joshd472
One last try on the tank

One last try on the tank
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