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by PWJouster
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: 12V Troubleshooting
Topic: 12v Palm Beach Buggy 351 Windsor Alternator and voltage regulator issues
Replies: 4
Views: 67

Re: 12v Palm Beach Buggy 351 Windsor Alternator and voltage regulator issues

Ordered a new multi meter to assist with this, for redundancy.
by PWJouster
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: 12V Troubleshooting
Topic: 12v Palm Beach Buggy 351 Windsor Alternator and voltage regulator issues
Replies: 4
Views: 67

Re: 12v Palm Beach Buggy 351 Windsor Alternator and voltage regulator issues

We ran new grounds from the regulator to frame and from alternator case to frame. Do we need to ground the VR to the Alt? Does the Alt need a direct ground? Engine block ground is on the opposite side and back side of the block to the frame rails, Which was an box chevy I think? Can too many redunda...
by PWJouster
Mon Jun 17, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Pulsar 6.4 PCM piggyback !
Replies: 9
Views: 754

Re: Pulsar 6.4 PCM piggyback !

yea but my 2016 BMW x5 50i had BMS piggyback tuners and it was just fine...only pulled timing when it got too hot under hood.
my take is the hardware and chipset are not up to the task.
by PWJouster
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Pulsar 6.4 PCM piggyback !
Replies: 9
Views: 754

Re: Pulsar 6.4 PCM piggyback !

how is this treating you? considering one for my 2016 well lets say this, when it works, it works. Not on the truck now. I had another stall issue plague me once more. This time the truck was pinging and detonating and failing to produce power like prior, and as the truck was stalling, i luckily pu...
by PWJouster
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: 12V Troubleshooting
Topic: 12v Palm Beach Buggy 351 Windsor Alternator and voltage regulator issues
Replies: 4
Views: 67

12v Palm Beach Buggy 351 Windsor Alternator and voltage regulator issues

We have a swamp buggy thats been giving us overcharging issues. Dual battery setup-Blue tops, Napa/autozone standard Voltage regulator, and an old timer re manufactured Mastercraft 1g alternator. idle is near 12+- volts and with RPM we peak on the meter at 16, but at the alternator we are putting ou...
by PWJouster
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Old Guy
Replies: 7
Views: 166

Re: New Old Guy

you seem to be the kind of person that belongs here.

WELCOME!
by PWJouster
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Tonneau Cover Recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 419

Re: Tonneau Cover Recommendation

i didnt even install the water tightness kit with my Bakflip and its not that bad.
by PWJouster
Thu Jun 06, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Tonneau Cover Recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 419

Re: Tonneau Cover Recommendation

ok 1.5 years no issues.

diamondback would be the alternative for me.
by PWJouster
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Tonneau Cover Recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 419

Re: Tonneau Cover Recommendation

BAKFlip mx4 or F1...cant remember which one i have but the bakflip hard folder is great. so easy to use! and meets all your specs. only problem is you will need to buy some extra washers. the way the locking mechanism works, you can get much better engagement with extra washers, that BAKflip neglect...
by PWJouster
Thu Jun 06, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: AEV Procal install issue
Replies: 6
Views: 317

Re: AEV Procal install issue

I believe it leads to another open OBD port looking female plug that i believe i may have tapped into, then connected the leads to the green block This! Thank you... lol my brain almost popped trying to figure this out before calling AEV...WHO DID NOT HAVE THE ANSWER. I asked them to clarify instru...
by PWJouster
Wed Jun 05, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: AEV Procal install issue
Replies: 6
Views: 317

Re: AEV Procal install issue

call AEV, at this point, im sure someone ran into the same issue. dont remember if this was my issue on install or somethine else, but i also had to call them on the spot to troubleshoot. i had a secondary harness that connected to the OBD, can you check for that? I believe it leads to another open ...
by PWJouster
Mon Jun 03, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Brakes, Tires & Wheels
Topic: 37 Tire in a 7' Garage?
Replies: 11
Views: 552

Re: 37 Tire in a 7' Garage?

i was literally thinking of fabing up a pulley system to pull the front end down with the winch to clear the many garages i enter often and barely clear now with 35s. moving to 37s that may ruin the perfect clearance i have right now, but never thought about airing down. i wonder the overall height ...
by PWJouster
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: 12V Troubleshooting
Topic: Tazer RAM
Replies: 17
Views: 1104

Re: Tazer RAM

sounds like it could be fun.
not what i was understanding at first, but still doesnt sound ideal.
by PWJouster
Fri May 31, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: 12V Troubleshooting
Topic: Tazer RAM
Replies: 17
Views: 1104

Re: Tazer RAM

sucks because 2hi locked at high speeds is the best. Well you can do that, but there is some funky shifting going on in the process lol. Actually, if you wanna get crazy and erratic it might not be a bad setup with the long gear holds. But for just normal cruising its a joke. who moves that slow? l...
by PWJouster
Thu May 30, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: 12V Troubleshooting
Topic: Tazer RAM
Replies: 17
Views: 1104

Re: Tazer RAM

sucks because 2hi locked at high speeds is the best.
by PWJouster
Tue May 28, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: New 4x4 In the Family
Replies: 5
Views: 400

Re: New 4x4 In the Family

sunrider bestop is the best mod you can buy for a daily driver jeep
by PWJouster
Tue May 28, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: Acceleration lag?
Replies: 14
Views: 883

Re: Acceleration lag?

So it came but the connectors dont fit, is there more than 1 plug on the gas pedal? a pedal commander should help...but it wont help if they went and fudged up the transmission tuning with the new 8speed. if you bought it specific to your truck, it will fit. send over some pics? it connects inline
by PWJouster
Mon May 13, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: Grind/rub on Acceleration
Replies: 14
Views: 954

Re: Grind/rub on Acceleration

i can get LSD tire chatter when turning aggressive.

that clang is affecting alot of trucks
by PWJouster
Mon May 13, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: PW vs Raptor Video
Replies: 6
Views: 637

Re: PW vs Raptor Video

id like to see a setup similar to mine in that comparison ... Truth is, you cant find a new raptor for $60k ,70k, or 80k in south florida. If you want to Finance, youll be nearly $80k with dealer premium. Maybe youll walk out for $75k for a loaded raptor if you paid cash. so a complete thuren suspen...
by PWJouster
Mon May 13, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Member Builds
Topic: Torq's Build - 2017 RAM Power Wagon (Nickname Undecided)
Replies: 26
Views: 1419

Re: Torq's Build - 2017 RAM Power Wagon (Nickname Undecided)

my 17 methods have plenty of clearance?

Centramatics work Well, if your willing.
by PWJouster
Mon May 13, 2019 8:01 am
Forum: Member Builds
Topic: Reloaderguy's Build Thread - Content Removed
Replies: 312
Views: 42603

Re: Reloaderguy's Build Thread - Content Removed

What black there is is semi gloss. The wheel are gray with black rings. honestly, having the cap on the bed in body color brings the truck to a whole new scheme level. you should paint the Chrome Grill Body Color Blue and Paint the Grill Grate piece in the Satin black of the Thuren bumper. and rid ...
by PWJouster
Tue May 07, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Suspension & Lifts
Topic: Truck felt squirrely on drive back
Replies: 19
Views: 765

Re: Truck felt squirrely on drive back

the RT or ridge grappler are now selling to the old MT crew, and they seem fine with it.
by PWJouster
Tue May 07, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Suspension & Lifts
Topic: Truck felt squirrely on drive back
Replies: 19
Views: 765

Re: Truck felt squirrely on drive back

go run the 37 RT if road manners is more important. 3 of my 35 RTs have plugs from nails. 1 of them has 3 or 4 plugs. Ive rotated and balanced 2 times in nearly 15k miles. Just ordered Centramatics to try and minimize vibrations, but they run Daily on the highway at 90 MPH often. When im in Germany....
by PWJouster
Tue May 07, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Member Builds
Topic: 2006 Power Wagon Overlanding Built
Replies: 12
Views: 620

Re: 2006 Power Wagon Overlanding Built

this doesnt belong on this site, your not welcome here....said no one. We clearly know you have photos galore or are willing to take them. Show Us More! not too many guys here who remove the bed for a living quarter, and go full aussie style on us. Its a brilliant truck, and your on your way to full...
by PWJouster
Tue May 07, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: Power Wagon Talk
Topic: WK Sliders - To diamond plate or not?
Replies: 32
Views: 1614

Re: WK Sliders - To diamond plate or not?

ill be going full diamond plate, and adding an extra inch of width front to back.