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


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Old 01-20-2012, 03:49 AM
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FYI 2006 5.7L is governed at 110MPH. What a buzz kill. Had an open stretch of highway in front of me but it just wouldn't do any more. The motor limited itself.
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The is 11 limited to 100... That is until you rip the governer out
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Programmer or key trick.
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key trick hmmmmm
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no govna on my 10!
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Buy a predator and open it up..
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nice not to have a govenor...

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A predator or trinity will change that, mine was set to 155. Not that I would go that fast buy I had mine up to 142 on the Autobahn here in Germany
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Yeah, they're all governed from the factory, but luckily you have a year that can be tuned, so do what the rest of us do and get a programmer.
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Turn the key to the 'Start' position to bypass the speed governor. No, the starter does not engage when you do this.
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