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Old 02-19-2011, 10:48 AM
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Question 5.2 finally blew time for a 5.9 ?

well my 5.2 in my 97 ram 1500 finally blew so i was thinking bout doin a 5.9 swap and from what ive found ill need the 5.9, a torque converter for a 5.9, and the ecu for it. so my question is can anyone confirm that is all i need or tell me what else i need
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That should be about it . I've done this swap before . Actually the 5.2 computer will work with the 5.9 engine . You can go to the dealer and have them reflash it to the 5.9 specs .
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ok so i talked to the guy who built my tranny an he said i can use the torque converter i have now he says he has the same one in his truck an he has a 5.9
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