DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Mod Zone - Custom Dodge Ram Mods - Dodge Ram Performance > Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8


Notices

Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 Discuss modifying your Dodge Ram with Performance Parts and Accessories!
Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
United Radio
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 05-02-2013, 09:34 PM
Dustin02Ram's Avatar
Dustin02Ram Dustin02Ram is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Lees Summit, Missouri
Age: 30
Posts: 98
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2002 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Black
Engine: 2002-2003 360ci (5.9L) Magnum V8 245hp 335lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
Dustin02Ram is on a distinguished road
Default Swap??? 5.9 magnum to 5.7 Hemi?

So guys i'm new on here and just bought a new to me 02 Ram 1500 sport quad 4x4 5.9. I have found a 5.7 hemi and trans from an 08 for 2800 I dont have the cash rt now so no hury but want to figure it all out. Can I swap it in or do I need to find one from a 03-05? What else will I need to make it work? I really like the Idea of the newer style Hemi in it better on gas more power stock and so on. I dont plan on using it as a tow rig more as a toy/money pit. so if anyone cane give me some pointers or if you have done this how dificult was it to do? Do you think I can sell my 5.9 and trans with 180k on them to help ofset the cost at all? Thanks in advance for any thoughts or info on this.
__________________
If you aint first you're last...
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:15 PM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum