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Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 07-16-2014, 12:26 PM
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gettin closer..I can taste it..hehe

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I'm about there gents...radiator and headers are all that's left. I just put breakin oil in tonight as well...



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This looks freakin' awesome, Fred!
What kind of oil were/are you running that kept everything lookin' so clean?
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I use Amsoil 0w-30 signature series..and get this, my oil change interval is once a year (25k miles)
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What about filter type and frequency change?
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What about filter type and frequency change?
I have an Amsoil oil bypass setup...I also change those filters once a year..
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radiator and headers installed...just gotta install the new base tune and I'm ready to rock and roll... gona do first startup saturday afternoon


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I have an Amsoil oil bypass setup...I also change those filters once a year..
Just looked at that. When it's all said and done, that sucker is about $500 isn't it? Gotta by the unit for $280, then the 22x1.5mm adapter for $60 and then your first two filters for $40/each. Ugh. Gonna take some mulling over to figure if that's worth it or not. Plus some math to balance the cost of quality synthetic oil change every 5k vs. that thing.
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the initial investment is expensive (I don't remember how much i paid) but after that it's all good for a superior oil... I've run this setup almost 10 years now..
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