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Old 02-19-2012, 02:13 PM
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Hey everyone names Codey. Bought my dodge alittle over a year ago and just now decided I want to finish fixing it up. I also own a 1998 jeep grand cherokee with a 5.2 All-Wheel drive, but my dodge is my baby lol. Ok about my dodge its a 1997 dodge ram 1500 sport with a 5.9 (360), bone stock engine all I have done is put autolite 3923 park plugs in, lowered it, wide tires that stick far out, new exhaust system, and aftermarket tail and headlights. Now Im looking to build my motor up. I want to start on the little things first to gain performance then go big so if anyone has any little good "Cheap if you know what i mean lol" ideas for performance gains please let me know. First things firsts though I do have a question I do have a roller lifter that is peaking so I want to just go ahead and replace all of them and i was wondering is there a set of roller lifters for my truck that helps gain performance that i can replace my stock ones with without having to do anything to my engine to install them just a simple replacement but other than that I'm glad to become a part of this dodge family
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Can't help you with the roller lifter question but I'm sure one of the resident experts will be able to help.
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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! Sounds like a cool truck with some nice mods, any pics you can share? We'd love to see your ride and what you've done with it so far! Not sure about the roller lifter but I'm sure others here can help so be sure to keep us posted! Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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Welcome to the forum,
This forum is full of great looking trucks; packed with great mod ideas and there are loads of knowledgeable and experienced people here.

I am not aware of any 5.9 having roller lifters, so if you have them, I don't believe they are factory.

AND - We all like pix! Got any to share?

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Hello and welcome to the forum Codey... We are glad to have you here..... Congrats on the new truck...If you have any pics of your truck feel free to post em... If there is anything that we can do to assist you please ask...

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Factory came with hydraulic roller lifters is what I was told but are there any better ones to replace factory I was surfing the internet and ran across a cam kit that came with a cam and roller lifters is that better or is that just same as factory If I remember I'll post pics tomorrow unless there's away to with my iPhone right now lol
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