Saturday at noon after work I started with the engine swap on my daily 2001 Dakota. I had the engine out at 4 and finished around 2:30am. Drove it home the same night. No more timing chain rattle and no more belching coolant. I also replaced the transmission pan and serviced the transmission. The truck runs great and I am satisfied.
Besides Project Reaper, I have a 2001 4wd Dakota Sport with a 4.7 as my daily. I have owned it for almost 4 years and it has been very reliable. The largest repair I have had to do was a radiator and a rusted brake line.
That changed a few weeks ago. Continue reading The Daily is Getting a Heart Transplant
Got around to finishing the passenger’s side intercooler support. Still need to finish welding it and clean up one or two welds. But, it’s solid and should have no issues holding an intercooler full of water. Continue reading Intercooler mounts are done
Fabbed up the driver’s side intercooler support today. Now to do the other side! First started with cutting two short pieces of square tube stock, then drilling a .500″ hole in each one. Continue reading Now to build the other side