1. Rebuilding my 05 4.7 but since I'm in there

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    So I bought a 2005 Dodge Ram slt with a 4.7 magnum in it then 1 month 1 week after owning it it dropped a valve seat just to test my patience. Now that I have the heads torn off the motor I was looking at's rebuild kit with Pistons. I was wondering what kind of gains I would get out...
  2. Middle of 05 4.7 what do I do? Whatdoido??

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    So here's another likely story of my 05 Dodge Ram slt that dropped a valve seat on me only owning the truck for about 2 months. So far I got the heads off and everything else that comes befor that but now I ask what should I do with it? These heads I am at dismay with first of all. I plan on...
  3. Can somebody help me find something?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    :4-dontknow:I have been trying to find replacement valve covers for my truck and the only ones I can seem to find are the racing ones or mopar ones and I am not looking to pay 300 dollars for a set. I woud like some used ones or a new set of oem. If you can help me out I would appreciate it.
  4. New Timing Chain Broke

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hello all, I consider myself a pretty handy mechanic on the industrial side. Granted most of our equipment is not as high tech as the Dodge 4.7. I rebuilt the engine 2 years ago. Replaced everything. The left timing chain broke. It appears to have been pulled apart at a master link and...
  5. Superchips 3841 with my 4.7

    Dodge Ram MPG Zone
    Recently leveled my ram and put 33's on it. Gas mileage was slightly effected with the tire upgrade so I decided to buy a tuner to try and regain some of the gas mileage back. After receiving the tuner I researched all over trying to find out which would be the best tune to put on my truck...
  6. Soot from my exhaust

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    my truck has about 59K on it. At about 57K I installed a K&N CAI and a Flow master catback (Dual) exhaust. I have noticed an increase in soot collecting at the tail pipes. Seems like it might be running rich. I do not have a tuner (yet) and everything else is stock. I replaced the upper...
  7. Looking to boost my performance

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    Hey Guys. Im still fairly new around here but have been a RAM owner for about 6 months now and i am finally wanting to get some mods under the hood done. There is a shop here in town that is going to install the Flowmaster 40 series muffler on my 2011 RAM 1500 2WD 4.7L for $350.00 plus tax...
  8. 03 Dodge 1500 4.7 46RE 4x4 Tranny issue ?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    SO here is my problem in a nutshell, Truck WILL go into all gears "Not easily" 1st fine 2nd around 2500 Rpm 3rd have to kick it up to 3500/4000 and back off have not pushed it to 4th or Passing as it seems i would have to redline it. While it is doing this the truck sounds like it is a stone...
  9. 02 1500 4.7L ... throttle sensitive stutter

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I've searched and i couldn't find, so i decided to stop lurking and join this fine community.... my 2002 Ram 1500 4.7L has decided to give me this strange stutter/hesitation/sluggish feeling when driving around 45-50mph... once i'm doing that speed, if i let off the gas and apply just a slight...
  10. Oil opinion shout-outs, please?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Okay guys. Here's what I want to know. I know this is widely debated and has a lot to do with opinions and personal thoughts, BUT. :thk: What kind of motor oil do you use in your 4.7's (or any of your Dodges, really)? Weight? Brand? Synthetic/Synthetic blend/Regular? How often do you change...
  11. P0300/P0302 code on 2007 4.6L issues

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    CEL came on, codes P0300/P0302. Pulled the Spark plugs and 1 seriously fouled - replaced all. Changed the coil on cyl 2 for good measure. Still CEL. Changed all coils. Still CEL ...AND ... now upon acceleration the CEL flashes and dings - engine shakes, and codes still read the same. Think I am...
  12. CAI tuner combo?? 4.7

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    Hey guys I recently installed a flowmaster 10 SI/DO and now I'm thinking about a CAI on my 2008 4.7. After that I will be looking for a programmer. Do I need a CAI for a programmer?? And if so which CAI and which programmer?
  13. 2004 ecm causing solenoid issues

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hello , My name is Dave , I drive a 04 ram 4.7 4x4 quad c. recentlyi discoverd slipage in my trans and it would not down shift at stops so i would get third gear take offs , i thought it was a power issue , rebuilt the trans , replaced the solenoid pack twice , finaly figure out through a TSB...
  14. WANTED!!! H.O heads and H.O camshafts

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    I'm rebuilding the 4.7 in my 03. With the time and effort I have into this rebuild I figured to just go big! I'm looking to buy the 08 up heads and cams. Are there any aftermarket company's that make them?? Can someone point me in the right directions??
  15. 03 4.7 motor build question?

    4.7L (287 cu in) PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    After snapping the connecting rods in cylinders #1 and 2 last year, I finally found time to tear down my new junkyard 4.7 I bought. I could tell my new motor seen a bit of moisture. I tried to turn the motor by ratchet on the crank and learned it was locked up. Once I took the heads off there...
  16. 03 4.7l 1500 true duel.... Most Deep and loud options?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I have Gibson short tube headers and looking for options... Undecided between H or X pipe, and what mufflers to run for that clean deep and loud rumble? I want people to stop and look to see what's rumbling down the road!!
  17. Beef up from suspension of 2006 Ram 1500 regular cab

    I need to beef up my front suspension I'm gonna put a light plow on it and I want to keep my front end up a little more. I know most of you will tell me a plow is a bad idea on this truck but I'm gonna do it I just want a little suspension help.
  18. 12 Ram 4.7L spark plug change

    2012 Dodge Ram Forum
    So I decided to change my top rows of plugs since I have 37,000 miles and it is reccomended at 30,000. Well the drivers side went like a dream no problems but the passenger side the second to last coil from the firewall the boot rips :doh: so my question is does anyone have any tricks how to get...
  19. stock 4.7 with nitrous

    Nitrous Discussion
    yes I have a 4.7 stock but want to install nitrous just to play around on the highway can I run nitrous on a bone stock 4.7 or what will I need to change on it and wat system would be best to install ?also I need it to be safe since its my daily driver I really appreciate it thanks
  20. 03 4.7 need buying advice on lash adjusters

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I bought a 2003 quad cab today with the 4.7 powertech in it and on the way home it managed to spit out something in the valvetrain and leave a dent in the valve cover. The engine bogged and then stalled. I had a quick look at the engine bay and there is a dent/crack towards the back of the...