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Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 05-18-2014, 12:53 AM
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update for today...block should be back this week so I took the time to clean up the heads and intake manifold, also installed the srt 6.1 fuel injectors, cleaned the throttle body and hehe, kinda put some stuff together
















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Old 05-22-2014, 09:32 PM
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looks like block will be ready tomorrow , weighed pistons and looks like from lightest to heaviest was within a gram..







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Old 05-24-2014, 12:32 PM
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just picked up the block yesterday from machine shop...now the build begins




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hey Chris...glad you subscribed, i miss ya man!!

got some time to play with it today...learned how to put the wrist pins in which was pretty easy..I went to town putting pistons on rods and after I got done with the 5th one I realized that there was some orientation of the rods and pistons, luckily I only had to remove just one snap ring and rotate one piston....














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Big time jealous chefred112! Just wanted to say thanks for the detailed pics of your build and too cool for getting over 200,000 plus miles on original cam chain and tensioner. Keep up the great work on that Hemi bud!
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I'm sure you already did, but the 6.1 timing chain tensioner is cheaper than the 5.7 and much stouter. I have to replace one next week in a friends high miles hemi 2500.
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Very nice assembly pics, sir! Can I ask what that little tube is on the LT header right at the front? I've never seen that before.
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Very nice assembly pics, sir! Can I ask what that little tube is on the LT header right at the front? I've never seen that before.
those of us that are lucky have to run an egr valve...NNOOTTT!!!, so that's what the tube is for...
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