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


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Old 09-12-2010, 07:15 PM
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I can honestly say that there is a difference in brake pads and that I can feel the difference . I still run the standard ole fashioned brake rotors and haven't had much of a complaint from them . One of these days I'll try a set of crossdrilled and slotted rotors . One thing that I am also gonna go with is a set of stainless steel brake hoses . I have friends that have had them installed and say that there is a noticeable difference .
I agree, but I would hope you (as stated before) stay away from the cross drilled rotors, slotted and or dimpled rotors are fine... Would hate to see something happen to you or your truck when this happens....

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What about tires? If you spend a ton of money on breaks shouldn't you also upgrade where the rubber meets the pavement? Thanks for all the info for me I am going to stick with the plain jane pads and rotors.
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