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Old 07-14-2013, 09:16 PM
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if the 4.7 got the MDS a lot more people would like it, I guarantee that
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I know I really wish they would have just added the tech and new tranny and kept it going.
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good riddance, timing chain issues and no power. give me pushrods over OHC any day. give me a HEMI
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good riddance, timing chain issues and no power. give me pushrods over OHC any day. give me a HEMI
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and the 4.7L makes pretty impressive power for it's size. I wish the 4.7L would have been offered in some of the cars, it would have done much better, been more popular.

Nothing wrong with OHC although I too typically like pushrods better. There's advantages and disadvantages to both designs.
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and the 4.7L makes pretty impressive power for it's size. I wish the 4.7L would have been offered in some of the cars, it would have done much better, been more popular.

Nothing wrong with OHC although I too typically like pushrods better. There's advantages and disadvantages to both designs.
True that man, it would be great for the charger or challenger... i'd love to have one of those with a 4.7 in it
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Yeah and they could have made some real fast small cars with it.
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Lol.. a dart with a 4.7 xD
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Lol that's exactly what came to my mind too. But seriously the Dart needs the pentastar.
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I loved my 4.7, but now that I have a Hemi, no way would I go back. Same gas mileage, 80 more Crank HP, and 77 more ft-lbs of Torque makes quite a big difference in the go pedal.
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