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Mishimoto 2010–2012 Dodge 6.7L Cummins Performance Aluminum Radiator, Part 4: Physical Comparison, Testing Explanation, and Project Close

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Mishimoto Dodge 6.7L Cummins Aluminum Radiator

Alright, it is finally time to see how our engineering team did with the development of this product! First, we measured the physical properties of the Mishimoto radiator compared to the factory radiator. Our first chart highlights the most common selling feature of a performance radiator: core thickness.
Mishimoto vs. factory radiator core thickness
Mishimoto vs. factory radiator core thickness
We squeezed out as much additional core thickness as possible without … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto 2010–2012 Dodge 6.7L Cummins Intercooler, Part 4: Prototype Intercooler Testing

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Mishimoto Dodge 6.7L Cummins Intercooler

Time to see how efficient our cooler design is! We would be pulling our test truck onto our Dynojet to collect the data needed to evaluate the intercooler fully. Check out the conditions of our testing procedure below! Testing Conditions Vehicle: 2010 Dodge Ram 6.7L Cummins, Automatic Transmission, Performance Air Intake, Exhaust Modifications, Tune Ambient Temperature: 70°F–76°F Sensors: PLX Devices with Temperature sensors on both the intercooler inlet and outlet Process: 6th-gear pulls from 1,800 rpm to 3,200 rpm, … Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto 2011+ Chevrolet/GMC 6.6L LML Duramax Performance Intercooler, Part 2: Factory Intercooler and Project Goals

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Welcome back! In our last segment we removed the factory intercooler so we could determine if this project would even be necessary. The good news is, all that work was not for nothing; our team found several aspects of the factory intercooler that could be improved. Check out a few more detailed images of the factory intercooler. First, a peek at that interesting metal end tank we discussed in part 1 of this article. Factory LML intercooler metal hot-side … <a href=Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto 2010–2012 Dodge 6.7L Cummins Performance Aluminum Radiator, Part 3: Prototype Installation

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Mishimoto Dodge 6.7L Cummins Aluminum Radiator

Time to install our prototype radiator into a test vehicle to make sure that it fits perfectly. Luckily, we were able to check fitment on the same donor vehicle we used for our last round of testing. Once the truck rolled into the shop, we quickly installed our prototype radiator shown at the end of our last post. Check out a few shots taken during the installation process! Mishimoto 6.7L Cummins radiator prototype installed … <a href=Continue Reading ››

Mishimoto 2010–2012 Dodge 6.7L Cummins Intercooler, Part 3: Prototype Intercooler Evaluation and Installation

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Mishimoto Dodge 6.7L Cummins Intercooler

Our prototype intercooler is ready to go! Let’s take a quick peek at what our engineers designed!
Mishimoto 6.7L Cummins intercooler prototype
Mishimoto 6.7L Cummins intercooler prototype
Mishimoto 6.7L Cummins intercooler prototype
Mishimoto 6.7L Cummins intercooler prototype
First impressions, this cooler is massive compared to the factory unit. Our engineers weren’t kidding when they mentioned that the size increase would be … Continue Reading ››