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


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Running stock tire size, LOVE my Coopers, they grip better than my stock Goodyears and ride better too! Plus off road grip is pretty damn good for an all terrain. I got them at Discount with certs for like 220 a tire I think? Been over a year ago, ive put like 20000 on them and still look good. With my gears above 80 I maybe lost like a half mile per gallon, which really isnt much at all, was expecting a big difference but I can tell you cruising 70 75 i get the same
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Thanks for the input....I've been debating on 4.10 or 4.56....I really like my 4.7L's 22mpg on the hwy, would hate to kill that...
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As soon as these wear out I'm gonna go 305/55/20 its .1" taller (basically same) and about an inch wider... But its a 3 ply so their like 330 a piece... Still deciding between staying with these tires which i love, or go to the Trail Grappler
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Thanks for the input....I've been debating on 4.10 or 4.56....I really like my 4.7L's 22mpg on the hwy, would hate to kill that...
No problem, not sure how 4.56 acts with the new Rams I would ask but seems like they would still be cool! Ya i was debating for a while 4.10 or 4.56 cuz I thought mine had 3.55 stock... I recited screw it ill get 4.56 and when my shop replaced them turns out i had 3.92 lol damn glad i didnt spend that money for 4.10 wouldn't really have been different
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Can't wait to hear how your exhaust sounds when you are done.
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Can't wait to hear how your exhaust sounds when you are done.
Looking like ill get my headers in next week, so prolly next Saturday. My buddy and i are installing my headers then I get to drive open headers to the exhaust shop... Gotta say I'm extremely ready to hear that lol
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Looking like ill get my headers in next week, so prolly next Saturday. My buddy and i are installing my headers then I get to drive open headers to the exhaust shop... Gotta say I'm extremely ready to hear that lol
FYI if you drive with open headers the O2 sensors will most likely be ruined after the drive. Even a short drive. You need at least a few feet of pipe after the O2's.
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Looking like ill get my headers in next week, so prolly next Saturday. My buddy and i are installing my headers then I get to drive open headers to the exhaust shop... Gotta say I'm extremely ready to hear that lol
You using MOPAR gaskets?
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Headers are coming with new gaskets im using those... And really i didn't know about the sensors ima have to think that through
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