Hydra History – 7.3L Tuning

In the expansive world of diesel performance, certain power adders brought to market over the years have been certifiable homeruns. Some of these products have even sparked renewed interest in…

Haisley Machine Powered Slightly Overworked Pulling Truck

Erik Hucke got into truck pulling back in 2004, is a good family friend of the folks at Haisley Machine, and has been building highly competitive pulling trucks for some time. However, up…

Cutting-Edge Cummins

When a broken crankshaft took John Koppelmann’s daily-driven ’07.5 Dodge off the road—the truck he’d originally bought when he turned 21—he knew it would be down a while. Then the wheels…

Ken Phillips’ 2006 Common Rail Silver Bullet

If you could pick a truck that does everything well, Ken Phillips’ ’06 common rail, or something very close to it, would likely be your choice. His four-door, ¾-ton Ram can be daily driven,…

The Realistic Cost Of A Cummins Swap

Whether it’s a Super Duty that’s being converted, a sled puller, a drag racer, an off-road vehicle, a rat-rod, or virtually any kind of daily driver,

DAILY DRIVERS, SLEEPERS, AND OUTRIGHT PLAY TOYS

In the modern era, which has no doubt proven to be the golden age for diesel performance, it’s common to find 600, 700, or even 800 hp trucks that still go to work every day. At the same time,…

Why the Bosch High-pressure Fuel Pump CP4.2 Fails

By now you’ve heard of all the problems surrounding the Bosch CP4.2, the high-pressure…

First Gen Dodge Cummins Dually Dream Truck

In less than a year, Chris Ohl purchased a First Gen Cummins-powered ’82 Dodge D350, tore it down to a bare frame, and rebuilt it to his liking. In the process, he put together the first-gen…

Scheid Diesel Extravaganza 

Every year for the past quarter of a century, Scheid Diesel Service has played host to the can’t-miss event of the summer. It started as a TDR rally in Effingham, Illinois, expanded to all…

Danny Diesel…

Very few people are willing to change their lifestyle in order to chase a dream. In the fall of 2019, Daniel (Danny Diesel) Green turned his entire world upside down to pursue a career in…

LEVELING UP

The mountain-moving capability that lies within a late-model Super Duty is staggering. Even an F-250 can tow more than 18,000 pounds when properly equipped. But even though the 6.7L Power…