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!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 12-18-2013, 12:12 PM
dusterman dusterman is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Conway ar
Age: 27
Posts: 564
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 ram reg cab express
Trim Level: Express
Color: Silver
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:79
dusterman will become famous soon enough
Question Has bbk headers been fixed?

If they are let me know. Also has there been anymore headers come out yet. im just not sure if I would pay a grand for the american headers kit. im not using white lightnings tunes anymore. and the only way I go with hemifever is if I have a set of headers to go with his custom tune.
__________________
Performance:K&n cai, muffler delete, ported throttle body, 2800 edge stall 180t and white lightning tuning : soon longtubes
Interior: painted inserts, clazzio leather kit.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 12-18-2013, 02:17 PM
shawnu's Avatar
shawnu shawnu is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: FT G
Age: 23
Posts: 1,275
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram
Trim Level: Express
Color: Flame Red
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:517
shawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of light
Default Has bbk headers been fixed?

ive been wondering the same thing... theres also the jba shorty with the right ports. but a little more money.

hopefully someone else can chime in with some updates
__________________
12 RCSB Express- 5%Tint, Gatorhyde spray-in, Black OEM Tips, Plasti Dip badges and Interior, CBE muffler,AFE CAI, Kenwood DDX370, Ks3.5s, Pioneer 6x9s,BT 964SP lowered on oem chrome 17's and some LEDs... Plenty on the To-Do list

New audio build in progress
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-18-2013, 02:46 PM
TBILLIOT's Avatar
TBILLIOT TBILLIOT is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: louisiana
Age: 22
Posts: 126
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 dodge ram 1500 quad cab
Trim Level: sport 4x4
Color: hunter green pearl
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
TBILLIOT is on a distinguished road
Default

Arh's are worth every penny especially with a stall and tune
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12-18-2013, 10:38 PM
moparmike07's Avatar
moparmike07 moparmike07 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: NY
Age: 25
Posts: 2,489
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 07 dodge ram 1500
Trim Level: st
Color: silver
Engine: 2003-2008 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 345hp 375lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:68
moparmike07 will become famous soon enough
Default

I have arh headers love them. Why don't u like David white lighten tunes
__________________

2007 dodge ram 1500 quad cab 4x4 5 percent tint all around 35 percent windshield, ported tb, diablo sport, arh headers, magnaflow dual exhaust, magnaflow y pipe, krc210x cam,nitrous,CNC ported head. 4.56 motive
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 12-19-2013, 09:51 PM
shawnu's Avatar
shawnu shawnu is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: FT G
Age: 23
Posts: 1,275
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram
Trim Level: Express
Color: Flame Red
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:517
shawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of lightshawnu is a glorious beacon of light
Default Has bbk headers been fixed?

yeah....but also 3x the money also.

if theyve been fixed im seriously thinkin about the coated set, hell theyre $400 vs 1400 for the arh...do you make more power? yes. but worth the extra grand? i dont think so.
__________________
12 RCSB Express- 5%Tint, Gatorhyde spray-in, Black OEM Tips, Plasti Dip badges and Interior, CBE muffler,AFE CAI, Kenwood DDX370, Ks3.5s, Pioneer 6x9s,BT 964SP lowered on oem chrome 17's and some LEDs... Plenty on the To-Do list

New audio build in progress
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 12-20-2013, 09:22 PM
TBILLIOT's Avatar
TBILLIOT TBILLIOT is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: louisiana
Age: 22
Posts: 126
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 dodge ram 1500 quad cab
Trim Level: sport 4x4
Color: hunter green pearl
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
TBILLIOT is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by shawnu View Post
yeah....but also 3x the money also.

if theyve been fixed im seriously thinkin about the coated set, hell theyre $400 vs 1400 for the arh...do you make more power? yes. but worth the extra grand? i dont think so.
I didnt want to pay that much but i went ahead and did it and dont regret them one bit
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 12-21-2013, 08:38 AM
jerseymike's Avatar
jerseymike jerseymike is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Tabernacle
Age: 48
Posts: 215
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2013
Trim Level: Express
Color: Black
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 2
Rep:116
jerseymike will become famous soon enoughjerseymike will become famous soon enough
Default

I have the BBKs on my 13 and they look/work great. I only paid 340 for the ceramic coated ones with a 15% off coupon. I didnt do the install, so I didnt see the exact match of the ports but it looks like the BBKs have been ground/bored out to a larger size for the newer heads.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 12-21-2013, 04:52 PM
redlightmike redlightmike is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Age: 35
Posts: 355
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram Express RCSB
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:36
redlightmike is on a distinguished road
Default

I just sent back a set of chrome bbk shorties. The ports still look oval instead of d shaped and the coating was horrible. I ordered the chrome ones which probably wasnt the best idea but i figured the quality would be alot better. I will just pick up a set of jba's .
__________________

2012 Express RCSB..2/4 belltech drop, 22s,tonneau cover, 4.10s, true duals with x and magnaflows,vararam air grabber,180 tstat, 2800 circle d, diablosport trinity....headers and ported tb(coming soon)
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 12-21-2013, 06:08 PM
bran101010 bran101010 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: nj
Age: 28
Posts: 77
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 dodge ram 1500
Trim Level: express
Color: silver
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
bran101010 is on a distinguished road
Default

The bbk are not d-shaped they are round and just bored bigger than the d-shape coming out of the block, so it has the circumference just not the correct shape.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 12-23-2013, 08:04 AM
Vinnie the Wrench's Avatar
Vinnie the Wrench Vinnie the Wrench is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member

 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Miami, FL
Age: 30
Posts: 138
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram 1500 - QCSB
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Black
Engine: 2009-2012 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:13
Vinnie the Wrench is on a distinguished road
Default

I have the BBK shorties on my '12 Ram and they fit and sound great..
__________________
~Vinnie the Wrench~
Upgrades in the "Mods List"...

"....I will never leave a fallen comrade. I will never surrender though I am the last. If I am taken, I pray for the strength to defy my enemy...." -De Opresso Liber
Reply With Quote
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 12:52 AM.


= 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