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Forum: New Member Introductions   01-19-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 275
Posted By slorob
I want one. One of my favs is 1970-73 Trans Am,...

I want one. One of my favs is 1970-73 Trans Am, but 1971 Formula 455 is as close as you can get.

:smokin:
Forum: New Member Introductions   01-18-2016, 04:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,642
Posted By slorob
I don't know about spineless, but I would have...

I don't know about spineless, but I would have called her bluff.
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   12-27-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,498
Posted By slorob
I read through the first page but didn't go any...

I read through the first page but didn't go any farther because I'm too lazy. I don't have the money or I would have bought a Hellcat or an SRT392 at least. I don't have the money because like I...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   12-18-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 16,515
Posted By slorob
The 1970 Challenger had 7 displacement choices:...

The 1970 Challenger had 7 displacement choices: 198/6, 225/6, 318/8, 340/8, 383/8, 426/8 and 440/8. Some of those had different HP levels available for a total of 11 choices. We have four choices...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   12-18-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,350
Posted By slorob
Agreed, mine has maybe 50K, original architecture...

Agreed, mine has maybe 50K, original architecture and I don't have any shake. That doesn't sound right to me. We used to accept that on cars in the 70's, but we also accepted cranking the engine a...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   12-17-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 694
Posted By slorob
My wife tells me while driving her 1992 Ford...

My wife tells me while driving her 1992 Ford Explorer in 2002: "When I turn right on Yuba and left on 9th St. the transmission slips and I have to pull over and turn it off and back on to get it to...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   12-17-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 782
Posted By slorob
My 5.7 made a different sound, but an...

My 5.7 made a different sound, but an increasingly loud sound that came on rather quickly. I heard it from the driver's seat. No leaking water or overheating, just a noise that made me worry about...
Forum: SRT Hellcat 6.2L Supercharged (2015 - )   12-08-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,261
Posted By slorob
PCP's first run was 2010 and there were a bunch...

PCP's first run was 2010 and there were a bunch of people that wanted them so people were paying MSRP, in some cases even more. After the rush, by March 2011 there were still about 15-20 2010 PCP's...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   12-08-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,066
Posted By slorob
I did that with my phone to record what turned...

I did that with my phone to record what turned out to be a bad water pump and my phone kept turning off. I'm guessing the engine electronics in some way interfered with my phone at close proximity...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   12-04-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,541
Posted By slorob
Reasonable point but 3 grand is a lot of money...

Reasonable point but 3 grand is a lot of money too. Below is some good info. It specifically mentions Dodge as a brand that might make sense for your peace of mind, especially if you keep it forever...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   12-04-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,661
Posted By slorob
If you have had a lot of wheel hop experiences,...

If you have had a lot of wheel hop experiences, check your differential fluid for chunks.
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   12-04-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 6,541
Posted By slorob
I didn't read all the posts so excuse me if I am...

I didn't read all the posts so excuse me if I am repeating something someone else already posted but here goes my 2 cents:

No offense, but geez, can't anyone take any risk anymore? Extended...
Forum: 2015 R/T Scat Pack 392   11-18-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,851
Posted By slorob
I can just see those engineers at SRT and Dodge...

I can just see those engineers at SRT and Dodge laughing their a**es off at the water cooler at these posts about honeycombs, bees flying and whatever else. The guy that said "you guys are on crack"...
Forum: 2015-? R/T & RT Plus Specific   11-05-2015, 02:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,485
Posted By slorob
Driving adjusted to get the best mileage may get...

Driving adjusted to get the best mileage may get you up to around 18 city, 26 hwy. Use cruise control in 6th gear on the highway, it does pretty good for mileage. Most of us enjoy good gas mileage if...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   10-29-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,548
Posted By slorob
I would pay maybe $25 to $40 for an update every...

I would pay maybe $25 to $40 for an update every five years or so. $150 isn't happening. Most of the time it gets me there just fine, and the only thing that changes that much is the points of...
Forum: Speedlogix   10-29-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 647
Posted By slorob
Nice, what was the deal?

Nice, what was the deal?
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   10-26-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,667
Posted By slorob
2010 R/T.....I have had a water pump go out at...

2010 R/T.....I have had a water pump go out at 44K, which seems weird to me (too soon) and the rear differential replaced, all under warranty. The bad diff was a result of wheel hop I think. Most...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   10-16-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,342
Posted By slorob
Honestly, to each his own. Personally, I prefer...

Honestly, to each his own. Personally, I prefer the 1970 taillights on the 2008-14 but I wish they were lit racetrack style like the newer Chargers, all the way straight across (no 69 Charger hump on...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   10-02-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,342
Posted By slorob
Wow, that hurts. signed, M6 R/T owner.

Wow, that hurts.

signed,

M6 R/T owner.
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   09-29-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,763
Posted By slorob
Two things. I have a 2010 6 speed and you are...

Two things. I have a 2010 6 speed and you are correct, the look is by far the best. Secondly, and I'm sure this is just personal preference, but I like the foot parking brake and I don't see the need...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   08-18-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,094
Posted By slorob
Maybe since your car thought it had a clutch,...

Maybe since your car thought it had a clutch, hill start assist was kicking in to make you think your brakes were sticking. Hill start assist on a six speed will engage if the car is on an incline...
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   08-09-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,192
Posted By slorob
We are all different, this would really piss me...

We are all different, this would really piss me off too.
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion   08-04-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 1,061,223
Posted By slorob
Last time I said "gal" someone asked me if I was...

Last time I said "gal" someone asked me if I was Fred Flintstone. I thought that was funny. She is beautiful.
Forum: Challenger Issues & Problems   07-20-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By slorob
Make sure the hill start assist is armed so that...

Make sure the hill start assist is armed so that you don't need a hand brake to start out from a stop sign on a hill. Otherwise, you have to get old school creative with your feet.
Forum: Track Talk   07-14-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,890
Posted By slorob
Have a spare differential available, the wheel...

Have a spare differential available, the wheel hop wreaks havoc on the diff.
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