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


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Old 09-20-2009, 11:48 PM
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OK guys im thinkin of startin a project im wantin to buy a single cab v6 2003 ram. its not runnin to good i wanted to know how hard it would be to put a hemi in it? i know i need the motor the ecu and the tranny but is it as easy as just swapin out the stuff?????
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Nope...Need crossmembers for the engine and tranny support....possibly some other sensors that the V-Sick does not have???
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^^What he said, and that can be found at junk yards if the truck wasn't totally mangled. As for the swap, you MAY have to tub the tunnel to fit the tranny but i'm not sure if it's an identical cab style to the HEMI, should be, but you never know.
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^^What he said, and that can be found at junk yards if the truck wasn't totally mangled. As for the swap, you MAY have to tub the tunnel to fit the tranny but i'm not sure if it's an identical cab style to the HEMI, should be, but you never know.
it is the same cab and i can get all the crossmembers
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