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


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Old 09-14-2011, 02:38 PM
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Talking Here are some recent mods and some to come

Ok, so now that I figured out how to put up pictures thanks to MADDOG..

Here's a shot of my aFe Stage 2 CAI, with their logo rivited on backwards:

Here's how i dealt with the PCV tube:

I did not leave it like that thou, I turned it counterclockwise 90 degrees and for added safety another adjustable strap to hold it onto the engine. I used the stock 45 degree elbow.


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Here's what I have still to install:

Plus the SRT8 HEADERS, Speedlogix orange anodize catch-can and thermostat housing, Kooks O2 harness extenders, Stage 8 headers bolts, cabin filter and HID's.. No pics as it hasn't arrived yet ...

Heres a pic with the OEM painted flares, Undercover tonneau cover and de-badged, still waiting for my OEM black running boards:


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Great mods! You're welcome on the picture help.
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it has got to sound like a beast now. its surprising what just a cai can do!
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Nice! I like that intake....one thought though....I don't like the fact that it has rivets between the the filter and TB as if one came off it would go into the engine. Not likely to happen, I've just never seen an intake tube that had something like that...
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I see the mods are starting to pile up bud. That new y-pipe should help the flow to the 18" maggie! get the predator installed soon, you are going to love it!
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That is a nice pile of mods you have for yourself.
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Very very nice....
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You're going to really enjoy that DSP there. Sharp looking truck!
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Looking good man! You're going to love that tuner.
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Nice! I like that intake....one thought though....I don't like the fact that it has rivets between the the filter and TB as if one came off it would go into the engine. Not likely to happen, I've just never seen an intake tube that had something like that...

You were thinking that too huh.. Not to mention it's on backwards.. I've been trying to think about what to do there... If I take it off, I'll have 4 holes to fill or plug or whatever so any thoughts? I can repaint it or use header wrap on it to keep heat out.. I have a friend who is in my opinion the best welder in the world. . The man is an artist. But will it damage the tube or do something to the airflow due to an imperfection?

Any idea's guys??? Also, do you think I should get a FASTMAN TB? are they worth it?

More to come..... Any other mod ideas guys?
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