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Old 02-17-2014, 06:58 PM
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So I see Arrington has a 2.9 for the hemi 5.7, anyone getting one ?
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So far nobody knows how well the 8-speed will handle the near-instant torque of the positive displacement blowers. It's fairly unproven in the trucks, and only a few LXs have been running a PD with their version of the 8 speed.
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Old 02-17-2014, 08:50 PM
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I have a 2013 6 speed am I better off ?
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Worse off, we know for a fact that the 6 speed can't handle the power. There has not been a reliably build PD blown ram with any of the 45rfe variants, they just can't handle the low rpm torque. Nobody has tried one with the L&M trans though.
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I have a local guy running one of my transmissions behind a Magnuson. So far so good...
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Awesome to hear Mike. How long has the maggy been on and what psi is it running?
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Going on 2 months @ 8psi.
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How fast is that one with the Magnuson running?
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