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Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 02-19-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By mgh
Going on 2 months @ 8psi.

Going on 2 months @ 8psi.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 02-18-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By mgh
I have a local guy running one of my...

I have a local guy running one of my transmissions behind a Magnuson. So far so good...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 02-06-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 415
Posted By mgh
Did you pick up a 5.7 or 6.1 block?

Did you pick up a 5.7 or 6.1 block?
Forum: 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics 10-07-2013, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By mgh
This could be a shift cable adjustment issue. I...

This could be a shift cable adjustment issue. I have worked on a '12 and had the same issue.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-03-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,044
Posted By mgh
Skip the Challenger bell housing and get the...

Skip the Challenger bell housing and get the Quick Time. I know it is a little expensive, but the LC has the starter on the passenger side. The Quick Time has provisions for the starter on either...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-24-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,054
Posted By mgh
Good luck, make sure you have room in your budget...

Good luck, make sure you have room in your budget for a transmission...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-02-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 12,134
Posted By mgh
I can set that up for you...

I can set that up for you...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-01-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 12,134
Posted By mgh
What you're calling a crank case is in fact what...

What you're calling a crank case is in fact what Mike is calling a timing cover...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-14-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 17,468
Posted By mgh
This can be installed and tuned in our trucks.

This can be installed and tuned in our trucks.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-10-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,404
Posted By mgh
The Turbo 400 is a great trans, but it's a 3...

The Turbo 400 is a great trans, but it's a 3 speed. PWR is probably programing the TC to lock and unlock in every gear so that it seems that it is a 6 speed. Third gear in the 400 is 1:1, no...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-07-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,404
Posted By mgh
Different bellhousing.

Different bellhousing.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-07-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,404
Posted By mgh
The 66 still has the same ratios as the 45. The...

The 66 still has the same ratios as the 45. The 68 sun and planetary gears are opposite to the 45. I have been trying for over a year to figure out a way to tune a 45 to handle 68 gears, but still no...
Forum: Custom Chassis - Drive Line - Suspension - Wheels and Tires - LOWERING or STANDARD 06-23-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By mgh
Spindles?

Anyone that's done a spindle drop want to sell their stock spindles? Working on a truck now that needs a spindle replaced and I'm trying to save the guy a few dollars. Thanks
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 01-07-2013, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 370
Posted By mgh
Afraid so, '09 is the first VVT year, so the...

Afraid so, '09 is the first VVT year, so the crank, front cover, balancer, and cam gear are different.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-25-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,936
Posted By mgh
They use the same flex plate.

They use the same flex plate.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-25-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,936
Posted By mgh
Not being harsh just getting a point across....

Not being harsh just getting a point across. There are a few ways that you can fix the problem. You could send the TC back and have them correct the bolt issue. You could change the flex plate, I...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-24-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,936
Posted By mgh
Think about what you are saying. These 4 bolts...

Think about what you are saying. These 4 bolts are the only things connecting your motor to your transmission. Do you want to make something work, or do you want to put the right thing in the first...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-24-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,936
Posted By mgh
I would if I were you. The idea of using the...

I would if I were you. The idea of using the smaller bolts in larger holes will lead to issues down the road. The flex plate is about $50, so not a deal breaker. The smaller bolt heads are almost as...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-21-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,936
Posted By mgh
You can take the dust cover off that is between...

You can take the dust cover off that is between the motor and trans, it is just 8 14mm bolts. With that off you can see your flex plate, turn the motor over until you see one of the TC bolts. If it...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-21-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,936
Posted By mgh
It was an Edge TC. The '12 had metric 10X1.5...

It was an Edge TC. The '12 had metric 10X1.5 bolts and the old Hemis are 8X1.0. If you try to install a TC with the 8X1.0 bolts the holes in the flex plate are too large. Also, the '12 bolts were a...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-17-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,936
Posted By mgh
2012 Torque Converter Change

Looks like Chrysler made a change for 2012 trucks that will cause a major problem. The bolts that attach the torque converter to the flex plate are larger than years past. So if you are ordering a...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-15-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,308
Posted By mgh
I built my twin turbo setup 2 years ago and have...

I built my twin turbo setup 2 years ago and have gone through 4 or 5 trans builds before I came up with the setup that I have now. Every time that I rebuilt my trans it was always the OD clutches...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-15-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,308
Posted By mgh
The biggest problem with the trans is the stock...

The biggest problem with the trans is the stock frictions and the amount of tolerance they build into the trans from the factory. I have built a few of these 545s and the acceptable tolerance for...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-06-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,142
Posted By mgh
I don't know the number, but if you search line...

I don't know the number, but if you search line pressure tool, you will find it. You bolt it in the trans case where the pressure sensor goes and then the sensor is bolted into the tool.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 12-06-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,142
Posted By mgh
No kit, I machine parts in the trans to get the...

No kit, I machine parts in the trans to get the clutches to fit. I also use some 68RFE parts to make it all work. I also modify the pump and valve body to run higher line pressure. I monitor my line...
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