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


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rep points given , the video shows actuall results in real time under real life conditions, very informative for those that have been studying their temps. please excuse the typing , broke my right hand and doin it all left takes for ever
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for typing with a broken hand! I loved all the help I got when I first joined, just trying to spread the love This is what I would have wanted looking at a T-stat install thread!
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So does a 180* tstat only become beneficial if you have a tuner or can you reap benefits without one??
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You can run one without a tuner, it doesn't make a difference. Now, if you run a 180 T-stat and pull the mechanical fan off the engine...then it's tuner time! 12.99 at autozone
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you can still run both without a tuner (at least in 3rd gens)... and those that ask, an efan takes away parasitic loss on the crank (1 less weight thing to turn)..suppose to be good for a few ponies...remember, 1 by itself will seem meaningless, but start adding up these little meaningless (we like to call it supporting mods) mods and you'll be prepared in case you want to do a big mod (like a cam...)..

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I'll be out there on the 20th! Sounds good, and thanks again! Now if I could only bring my truck and a new cam out there

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where can I pick up a 180 stat in Canada?
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Glad you posted about this, since I think this is going to be a quick saturday morning mod this week. Is that part number the same all around or would an 05 Ram have a different one? good write up!
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