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


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Old 06-23-2010, 11:55 PM
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hmmmm i like the idea of it butttt....i want my power frm the start....hmmmmmm
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hmmmm i like the idea of it butttt....i want my power frm the start....hmmmmmm
Yup! Me too! And yes 'Dodge', I know the Hemi is capable of developing enough torque to break parts if unleashed in first gear, so give me the option to purchase (at an additional cost) a high performance drivetrain option designed to handle that torque, and a switch on the dash so I can decide when it's 'Play Time', and grocery getting time!

And while your at it....how about a 'Turn off the annoying MDS' switch....or at least make the Trailer Tow switch latching / persistent!
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I like that thinking Brad. It sucks that you have almost 400hp and over 400 tq at your foot and cant even utilize it. Its always nice to do a big roasty once in awhile, especially when theres some clown in a 16 second civic next to you reving his big mean 4 banger
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Yup! Me too! And yes 'Dodge', I know the Hemi is capable of developing enough torque to break parts if unleashed in first gear, so give me the option to purchase (at an additional cost) a high performance drivetrain option designed to handle that torque, and a switch on the dash so I can decide when it's 'Play Time', and grocery getting time!

And while your at it....how about a 'Turn off the annoying MDS' switch....or at least make the Trailer Tow switch latching / persistent!
strongly agreed. the sport should at least come with a button that says Sport and when you push it, it turns off all the big brother anti-fun stuff lol
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Ohhh i agree with this!!!^^^

They should just advertise 275 HP, and 390 at times lol.

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Thats why I love my Power Wagon.........very few nanny controls. You put your foot in it and the tires spin.
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Thats why I love my Power Wagon.........very few nanny controls. You put your foot in it and the tires spin.
im just gonna have to dish out some extra money, upgrade my transmission and change torque converter, should get rid of my problem, or at least help. gotta be a way to get rid of it all together
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Does the Superchips TM work with 2012 Hemi's? or just 09 & 10
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Does the Superchips TM work with 2012 Hemi's? or just 09 & 10

Unless something has changed Superchips doesn't have tuning for the 2011 and newer Rams.
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According to HemiFever, his V2 tunes remove 70% of the torque management. You can also disable even more by manually turning off the traction control within the tuner. But doing so also removes your ABS, so I haven't tired it to prove it yet.
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