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


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Old 11-11-2012, 01:07 PM
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I've literally spent hours comparing pics online to pics of my motor....other than the fitting around the trans dipstick that the car guys doing this mod go through it looks simple except for one part....the wiring harness on the passenger side. I'm gonna have to slightly reroute that with whatever slack I can get then probably notch the back of the cover for it to pass. Also gonna have to reroute the hard plastic line from the airbox to the filler neck but that's super simple with some rubber hose. As far as attaching it...looks like buying 2 more ball studs from the dealer, replacing the passenger side fuel rail bolt with one and adding one to the driver side then they should snap on. Shipping says I should have them by weeks end....I'll get pics of the process and we'll all see if it'll work or not. I'm betting it will.
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:34 PM
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Well...they look nice. I got the 4 ball studs needed to mount them....gonna tear into it this weekend.

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Good luck! Can't wait to see them on the truck.
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Exactly what he ^^^ said
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^^^^Almost exactly what they said, but that's gonna LOOK SIIIICCCCKKKKK!!!! Know you have the tools to MAKE IT WORK is even more exciting, because I'm just about certain we'll get to see the finished product!!!
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This attempt will be held up until next week. I took a hard look at the fuel line feeding the rail and there's no way to fit the cover with it sticking straight out like it does.
I ordered some AN fittings with the OEM style push connections on them to make a 90* turn off the rail and aim the line straight out the back...it should clear then.
This is turning into an expensive little mod.
230 shipped IIRC for the covers, 70 for the ball studs and another 70 worth of fittings today. Then I still need some other hose and fittings to re-route the plastic hard line that's in the way.....I'll have over 400 bucks in it when it's done....IF it even works.
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This attempt will be held up until next week. I took a hard look at the fuel line feeding the rail and there's no way to fit the cover with it sticking straight out like it does.
I ordered some AN fittings with the OEM style push connections on them to make a 90* turn off the rail and aim the line straight out the back...it should clear then.
This is turning into an expensive little mod.
230 shipped IIRC for the covers, 70 for the ball studs and another 70 worth of fittings today. Then I still need some other hose and fittings to re-route the plastic hard line that's in the way.....I'll have over 400 bucks in it when it's done....IF it even works.
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