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Is it possible to bolt on a 2500 hd transmission (from a 5.9l gas 2500) to a 1500 with the 5.9l? Just wondering if this would beef up the drive terrain, and if it would even be possible/ worth it...
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It is most likely the same transmission.
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Yes. It will swap. However, as stated, doubtful there's much difference. Typically, HD brings a bigger radiator, maybe an external transmission cooler to the party. Possibly better clutches, but real beef? No.

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