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Factory Spec: 4.7-liter V8 engine - 310 horsepower, 330 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 08-13-2010, 12:58 AM
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Make sure you break in those gears for at least 500 miles. Then flush out and refill. Your gonna love them. What gears did you buy. I have a set 4.56 gears that need to be installed here soon. I believe in 06 and up if you put 4.56 gears they have to grind in the housing. Let us know how it goes.
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Make sure you break in those gears for at least 500 miles. Then flush out and refill. Your gonna love them. What gears did you buy. I have a set 4.56 gears that need to be installed here soon. I believe in 06 and up if you put 4.56 gears they have to grind in the housing. Let us know how it goes.
why would they have to grind the housings?
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The gear will hit the wall if you don't. It only with 4.56 gears.
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well that sucks cause those are the gears i want to run!!
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Call this Guy. He has done hundreds of dodge truck rear ends. He will let you know if you need to grind any thing.

Texas drive train 817-300-6840 ask for Jason.
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k thanks!
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no problem. Let us know how it goes.
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ok got the 4.56 installed last weekend and even though I'm in the break in period, I love these things! have not been able to really get on it, cause they told me not to but once I hit the 500 mile mark and change the oil ill really be able to tell! And yes they had to grind out a little bit the installer said, not much though.
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I'm glad your happy with them. I'm about to buy a whole axle with a Detroit tru track and 4.56 gears for 800 shipped.

I think that gears are the best bang for the buck. If you ever get a chance you should buy the 08 intake manifold. Its night and day difference. You will need adapters from airram.

I have a few 08 intakes but im not done with them. I'm shaving them and I'm still debating on painting them.I'm also trying to make my own adapters, but instead of 2 adapters I'm trying for one adapter.
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