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Hi all! New to this forum, so please bare with me. Was wondering if anyone on here could answer my question. I have a chance to pick up a 2004 Durango, with a blown 5.7 in it for dirt cheap. I have also found a 5.7 from a 2004 ram with only 37,00 miles. What i would like to do is pick them up, and swap the good motor in. Is this going to be a clean swap? By that, I mean, fairly bolt in? Thank you for any help!

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They have the same engine code (EZH) so this should be a trouble free swap. Given the known issues with valve springs in these engines, you may want to upgrade the ones in the donor engine before installing it.
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Straight bolt in as long as you use your sensors/sending units. Since you are going to have the engine out anyway, this would be a good time for a cam with springs (as mentioned) and a converter.
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