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I had a question. As far as I can tell the engine and chassis from the 02-05 and the 06-07 4.7 liters are the same? am I wrong?

for example, would 02-05 headers or lowering kits work on my 07?

If not could someone please explain the differences to me because I can't find any.
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SHould be the same. The body style is DR for all the years you listed and the 4.7 wasn't significantly changed until '08.
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awesome! thanks for answering me so fast haha.

has anyone done this? or have any other information on 02-05 parts on an 06-08?
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The biggest differences are cosmetic and to the network system which the modules use to communicate. '06 and newer use a CAN bus system and the older model DR body trucks use a PCI bus.
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Yea all I knew about was the cosmetic stuff (grille, lights and such)

that other stuff shouldn't really effect the use of older year model's parts though would it?
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Cool. Thank you so much for information, I really do appreciate it.
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