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 05-16-2014, 01:52 PM
Gonzo1968's Avatar
Gonzo1968 Gonzo1968 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Arizona
Posts: 109
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram Express 1500
Color: Tequila Sunrise
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:15
Gonzo1968 is on a distinguished road
Default Edelbrock Supercharger

I called tech to see if they were working on something for 4th Gen trucks(it was not listed on their website). Part#1538. They claim 421RWHP and no transmissions issues. Has anyone installed this yet?? If so, could you offer some feedback:ease of installation, seat of pants feel, etc...
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 05-16-2014, 02:27 PM
dleininger's Avatar
dleininger dleininger is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Stafford, VA
Age: 28
Posts: 758
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2014 RAM 1500
Trim Level: Laramie QC
Color: Blue Streak Pearlcoat
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:25
dleininger is on a distinguished road
Default

I'd expect to see a bit more hp honestly, any #'s on lb/ft torque rating?
__________________
2014 RAM Laramie QC, Blue Streak Pearlcoat, 8 spd, 3.92
Mods: Speedlogix BT catch can, K&N drop in, stubby antenna, mopar slushmats
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-16-2014, 03:08 PM
Gonzo1968's Avatar
Gonzo1968 Gonzo1968 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Arizona
Posts: 109
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram Express 1500
Color: Tequila Sunrise
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:15
Gonzo1968 is on a distinguished road
Default

I think it was 449. If you search the part# on their site you can view the dyno data.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-16-2014, 03:16 PM
Graygoose's Avatar
Graygoose Graygoose is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Oklahoma
Age: 47
Posts: 639
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 Ram Express
Trim Level: ST
Color: White
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:92
Graygoose will become famous soon enough
Default

Yes, heard about it last year when it was still under development. I will see the National Sales Manager in two weeks, will get the skinny.
__________________

2011 White Ram Express, KMC Slides, Nitto 420s 22's,Extang Trifecta, GF leveling kit, KICKER sound system,CodeAlarm remote start, '13 Retroshop Headlights and Tail lights, Bedrug, MGP Caliper covers, LED reverse lights, AAC interior LED and licence plate LEDs, BT Catch Can,Weathertech mats
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05-16-2014, 05:31 PM
Jayincali's Avatar
Jayincali Jayincali is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: So Cal, I.E.
Posts: 507
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2014 Dodge Ram 8 Speed 3.92
Trim Level: Sport
Color: Deep Cherry Red Crystal Peral
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 3
Rep:95
Jayincali will become famous soon enough
Default

Shouldn't be much tranny issues with such low numbers. Might look into something like that as I want just a bit more power than I have now

Is this for a Ram application or for Chargers and Challys? I didn't see any SC'd Rams at their show, but did see a new Chevy, and Chally with the Edlebrock SC right in front of their building. I think if it were for Rams they would have liked to show off their new line for Ram trucks.

Last edited by Jayincali; 05-16-2014 at 05:33 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05-16-2014, 06:11 PM
Hornet Hornet is online now
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Airdrie AB
Age: 53
Posts: 915
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2013 RCSB Ram
Trim Level: ST
Color: White
Engine: 2008-20?? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
Rep Power: 1
Rep:460
Hornet is a glorious beacon of lightHornet is a glorious beacon of lightHornet is a glorious beacon of lightHornet is a glorious beacon of lightHornet is a glorious beacon of light
Default

January issue of "Trucking" magazine has a 8 pg write up with a pile of installation pic's of the Edelbrock blower on a 2012 truck
They claimed 414 hp and 441 lb-ft at the wheels after install,or a 102 hp and 118 lb-ft gain over stock.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 05-17-2014, 12:15 PM
Gonzo1968's Avatar
Gonzo1968 Gonzo1968 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Arizona
Posts: 109
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram Express 1500
Color: Tequila Sunrise
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:15
Gonzo1968 is on a distinguished road
Default

Please do, I would like to compare cost to Ripp and Procharger.

Last edited by Gonzo1968; 05-17-2014 at 04:32 PM. Reason: I want to delete post
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 05-17-2014, 12:16 PM
Gonzo1968's Avatar
Gonzo1968 Gonzo1968 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Arizona
Posts: 109
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram Express 1500
Color: Tequila Sunrise
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:15
Gonzo1968 is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Graygoose View Post
Yes, heard about it last year when it was still under development. I will see the National Sales Manager in two weeks, will get the skinny.

Please do, I am interested in comparing cost with Ripp and Procharger.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 05-18-2014, 08:02 AM
shostopper17's Avatar
shostopper17 shostopper17 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: mass
Age: 29
Posts: 535
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 Dodge Ram Express
Trim Level: 1500 Express
Color: Black
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:54
shostopper17 will become famous soon enough
Default

I would just go with RIPP they work wonders on the ram
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 05-18-2014, 09:16 PM
CdnoilRAM's Avatar
CdnoilRAM CdnoilRAM is offline
I push the skinny pedal


 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Age: 30
Posts: 17,077
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Blown 349 Hemi
Trim Level: Sport - Modified
Color: Brilliant Black/Snake Skin Green
Engine: 2009-2012 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 20
Rep:3247
CdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by shostopper17 View Post
I would just go with RIPP they work wonders on the ram
Unless you want more than just their basic package; then RIPP is the worst to deal with since they lock their tunes so you can't even do transmission tune modifications.
__________________
Sponsored by Bully's Performance
Green Mamba '09 Ram 1500 QCRB 4x4 Sport - dropped, blown, and bottle fed
Kurtis
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 10:50 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