Wheeler Dealers Series 16

Wheeler Dealers: S16 E8 – Dodge Ram SRT-10

Budget: $15,500
Purchase Price: $15,500
Final Cost: $19,635
Selling Price: $22,000
Profit/Loss: +$2,365

Work Completed: New engine main seal. Clutch and flywheel uprated with twin-disc ceramic clutch and billet steel flywheel. Engine misfire addressed by cleaning up animal matter on the sixth cylinder and replacing the HT leads, spark plug wires, and coil packs with uprated units. New cold air intake, serpentine belt and tensioner. Brakes flushed and brake fluid replaced. Hydraulic cooling fans replaced with electric units, Badges removed for a stealth look. Wheels and brightwork repainted from chrome to black.

Notes: Purchased at asking price. Seller was absent due him having to go to work. Ant discovered that a mouse may have entered the car and chewed one of its spark plug cables, causing it to misfire. Mike and Ant made references to Ram’s low fuel economy. Restored car taken to Kern County Raceway Park to pay tribute to its NASCAR heritage. Sold at asking price.

Rating: 9.3/10. From 2 votes.
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