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


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Old 11-28-2011, 07:40 PM
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So... Thinking about tax return.... Do I go with a 6 inch lift? Or a cam swap? I feel like I would LOVE the extra power, but the lift would be sweet, but power is my friend
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do both! haha some1 has to be an instigator!
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Ya thats how i feel lol prolly gonna go comp 268 with 6.1 springs and pushrods... I would like to look around see if i can find a cam that gives the top end power i want with some extra torque too, not gonna go 260 i have plenty torque looking for my top end pull
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let us know what u do or if you decide to do this before tax return!
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What's this "tax return" you speak of? I need a better accountant. lol
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What's this "tax return" you speak of? I need a better accountant. lol
Lol im not getting a shit load just extra money towards it, I do recommend checking around though I have a CPA works way better than turbo tax lol
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You gotta go more power first!
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